More than once, I've encountered a chip off one of the pawls floating around in there amongst the bearings. It's a dangerous condition out on the road as the pedals, while coasting at speed, can suddenly be driven foreward without warning.
Auburn, CA usa
> I assume I am dealing with
\r?\n> a shot ball bearing because it sounds and sort of feels like the FW is
\r?\n> filled with gravel when I back pedal. It emits a generally "broken"
\r?\n> sound when coasting, as well. Someone please let me know if I am
\r?\n> misdiagnosing this. > Ryan Hildebrand
\r?\n> Austin TX