Chris King Hub Tool Tools

5/5 (3 Reviews)
MSRP : $69.00

Product Description

The hub service tool is designed as a high quality shop tool that enables you to completely disassemble and reassemble all Chris King hubs. (Not required for adjustment or regular maintenance.)

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by dmar123 a Downhiller from usa

Date Reviewed: October 17, 2010

Strengths:    solid construction, high quality

Weaknesses:    none

Bottom Line:   
Just bought this tool and did a complete overhaul of my rear Chris King Hub, this tool was worth every penny, and the instruction booklet walks you through every step, very easy to do yourself...

I am glad I bought this tool now I can do all the maintenance work myself and not have to deal with any shops...if you want the job done right do it yourself!! Also order some Chris King ring drive lube...I called every shop in the area nobody carries the stuff

Service your hubs once a year and the tool will pay for itself

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $150.00

Bike Setup:   turner 5 spot

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Neil a Weekend Warrior from Cumbria, UK

Date Reviewed: September 29, 2005

Strengths:    Beautifully made (as with every chris king product), comes with a decent manual that has lots of helpful pictures, does exactly what it says on the tin

Weaknesses:    Price, this beast is damn expensive

Bottom Line:   
It may be expensive, but at about £40 for an annual service of a rear hub and £15 for a front, £140 for a tool to service them yourself seems to make sense when the hubs are guaranteed for five years. If you've already got chris king hubs (which you probably have if youre reading this) then i guess you won't be averse to splashing out on quality gear. I'd recommend it to anyone who's serious about maintaining their bike, even if you arn't an experienced machanic, the manual is easy to follow and explains exactly what you need to do step by step. 5 chillis overall, but only 4 for value because it doesnt come cheap.

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Favorite Trail:   the lake district (all of it)

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $240.00

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Overall Rating:5
Submitted by Al a Cross-Country Rider from Seattle, Wa

Date Reviewed: December 25, 1999

Design,documentation in enclosed manual, part labeling on tool and beautiful workmanship of tool itself.

Could have been designed to double as headset tool

Bottom Line:   
Works as expected and hoped. The manual is written in easy speak and the tool is very beautiful. Everything about King comoponents seems to be better than expected. This tool is worth having even if you never take the hubs apart.

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Favorite Trail:   
Everywhere in Wintrhop Wash.wi

Duration Product Used:   
less than 1 month

Bike Setup:   
Klein, shimano shifting, race face cranks,headset, bars, synchros stems and post, Manitou and yes Chris King Hubs and Mavics

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