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Gear Cables & Shifters Reviews

Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"Used these as replacement shifters on a mountain bike. They are easy to fit and set up, and work really smoothly.mmthey suit a 9 speed bike"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"It's just a packet of ferrules but they are great quality at a great price."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"Well what can I say, easy to fit comes with everything you need, set up went for a spin in mud and rain worked as smooth as silk, you hardly have to press lever, slightly more pressure and you skip a"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"These are perfectly good cables. If you wet lube them properly they will last and run just as smoothly as more expensive sets. Recommended!"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"I've used one of these shifters previously and had no problems with it and I've just got another for my bike. Shifting is smooth and simple and so it setting up."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"I recently fitted these to my Carerra Road bike and they do the job. Good service from the order and collect at Bordesley- Birmingham."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"This changer is not just three clicks to change, it has many settings which means you can still change gears without having to alter tension when your wires have expanded etc. EG there isnt just 1,2,3"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.8 out of 5 stars.
"Bought to replace bent one. Fits a treat and service was top notch."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.6 out of 5 stars.
"A good product at an excellent price. Very good value for money."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.6 out of 5 stars.
"Needed to change this on my sons bike. Easy to find and reserve system at Halfords worked perfectly. Pretty straightforward to fit and now works fine on my sons bike. Only downer was that it was not"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.5 out of 5 stars.
"attached the cable, pressed the gear lever and the gears changed. Worked brilliantly. £1.00 cheaper if reserved online and then picked up in store."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.5 out of 5 stars.
"The cable guides fitted nicely on the profile of the 531 tubing of a 1980's frame. Look good and do the job. Some other outlets are asking double the price."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.3 out of 5 stars.
"THIS GEAR SHIFTER IS GOOD VALUE FOR MONEY FOR A BASIC SHIFTER SYSTEM SEEMS STURDY ENOUGH & EASY TO FIT"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.2 out of 5 stars.
"After my last cable snapped while commuting, got this kit as wasn't sure which bits i'd need. Did the job with enough left over. (I only have 7 gears, so only 1 cable required)"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"The MRX shifter is very good value. It is cheap and therefore the quality isn't top notch. This replaces a previous Sram shifter that had broken. I will monitor the longevity of this one!"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"product is really good recommend it to n e 1 cant b without gears espcially when found out mine had gone rusty put this n it works like an dream"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3 out of 5 stars.
"Quite basic leavers but comes complete with all cables so its not bad value for money but do feel a bit cheap"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3 out of 5 stars.
"Good bottom end lever, does the job. Quite pricey as a replacement part"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:1 out of 5 stars.
"2nd time ive brought the same cable and both have been faulty, my sons doing his bikeability tomorrow morning and now has a bike with no breaks. with the halfords name and price tag it should at least"... (read full reviews)