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Why Do My Gears Skip?


Wingus or Dingus
Entry ID #: 776
Created: Fri, Jan 11, 2013 4:36 AM

You might think using high strength gears will fix a gear skipping problem but actually this is unlikely. They will fix a gear breakage problem for sure since they are so much stronger but they’ll probably still skip if that was your original problem. This educational video uncovers the real cause of skipping gears and demonstrates some of our solutions.

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