I have just had my rear hubs machined true, (although the machine shop left the drive pegs out!) and I remember reading a post that mentioned something to put on the shafts that stopped any fretting. Otherwise what should I use? Copper grease?
Also if I tap the drive pegs back in with a socket the other side of the flange (to spread the load) do you think that would be OK? I do not want to distort them. I will heat the hole with a blowtorch first and maybe freeze the pegs.
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Use loctite on the taper
You should have no problem pressing or tapping the drive pins back into the hub. Use loctite on them also
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Yep use locktite - Stud N' Bearing Fit. It's in a red tube. Good stuff.
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