Chain Skip

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Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:14 Quote
hey , could anybody help me with this.
i just got my new cranks and chainring , and now the chain has just started skipping . does anybody have an idea what the problem is ? cheers

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:36 Quote
your chain lines off.

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:37 Quote
bongzilla420 wrote:
your chain lines off.
nope its perfectly straight

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:41 Quote
hmmmm , it may be a bent tooth?

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:42 Quote
bongzilla420 wrote:
hmmmm , it may be a bent tooth?
dont think its that either , the chainrings brand new

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:43 Quote
did you replace the cassette aswell?

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:43 Quote
chain stretch?

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:44 Quote
brownix wrote:
did you replace the cassette aswell?
nah , have single speed so only one cog but no didnt replace that

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:45 Quote
iambike4lyf wrote:
chain stretch?
yeah thats what i was thinking but it doesnt look to strecthed

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:47 Quote
yeah the cog will still be worn
so try replacing that

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:48 Quote
i put my money on a tight link

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:48 Quote
brownix wrote:
yeah the cog will still be worn
so try replacing that
yeah ill probably try that , but the chain wasnt skipping at all before i got my new chainring , so it could be the chains too wide for the chainring ?

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:49 Quote
nahh, dont think so
im not an expert in single speed but when one thing is worn, and you replace everything else it will skip

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:53 Quote
brownix wrote:
nahh, dont think so
im not an expert in single speed but when one thing is worn, and you replace everything else it will skip
oh right , then will try new cog. i was thinking about new cog anyway lol cause i wanted a higher gear
cheers man Smile

Posted: Feb 13, 2010 at 11:55 Quote
if it doesnt work then i dunno what it could be, but im sure its that!

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