Re: Motorbecane v50

Rebel Moby /
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If you are trying to preserve the paint you can always try to pull the old silent block towards the inside rather than the outside. Then the socket you are pulling into might mar the paint a little but not noticable like the face of the bushing land.

> Steven Davis Wrote:

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> Don’t underestimate the difficulty of getting the mounts out of your

> frame, especially if you’re like me and trying to preserve original

> paint. With the tool or socket resting on the perimeter of the frame

> bracket, I wanted something between the big socket and the frame. I made

> a plastic washer to avoid paint damage. That complicates things, though,

> for putting a ton of torque on the puller. I bet the Treats puller has

> fine threads or something to increase pushing power. My homemade puller

> using a long bolt didn’t work. After you get yours out, post again here

> to share what worked.

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