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Gates CDX belt failure

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  • 01-04-2023 12:12pm
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    Registered Users Posts: 1,442 ✭✭✭


    Bought a new Cube bike last Sept. with a gates belt drive.

    Yesterday evening the belt failed on me. The bike had about 1000 km on it. Has anyone had belt failure so early?



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  • Moderators, Category Moderators, Arts Moderators, Sports Moderators Posts: 49,191 CMod ✭✭✭✭magicbastarder


    just a straight snap? have you brought it back to the shop yet?



  • Registered Users Posts: 1,442 ✭✭✭phelixoflaherty


    Straight snap. Bought online in Dublin. Living in Galway. Sent an email, awaiting reply.

    Not much change out of €100 for replacement.



  • Registered Users Posts: 21,634 ✭✭✭✭Squidgy Black


    Usually they only snap if they’re tensioned incorrectly, they’re normally rated for like 30k kms, so I’d definitely be pushing for the shop you bought it from to replace it for you.



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