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Front wheel rubbing right fork boot?

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My front wheel rubs my right fork boot. I just recently had a new front rim laced and a old tire put back on it. The new rim is an excel , spokes are excel and the hub is the OEM stocker.

Do you think the wheel is off center because of a bad truing job by the guy who laced my rim or do you think it is because of the excel rim and spokes being put on a honda stocker hub? I've heard that there is some issues putting Excels on the stock hub....

Anyone have any experience with this?

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Did you get all of the spacers in the right place? It sounds like your wheel is not centered up in the mounting area. :thumbsup::thumbsup:

Yep, sounds like the spacers are reversed. If it was that out of alignment you could tell pretty qiuck.

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This is the EXCACT situation my friend has...got his wheel back from being mounted & laced this Sat and installs the assembly and guess what? Tire is just touching the rt fork boot. I took a look at it, and the spacers are fine, the wheel guy screwed up.

It happens, take it back.

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Appreciate the reponses guys. Taking it back to the guy who did it for me. :thumbsup:

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