Originally Posted by madmensch
I’m a new rider and wanted to ask if this can pose a safety risk or if it’s not a big deal.
As a new rider, I would say don’t ride it. It will be a distraction to you, whether it is mental, or a physical one. There is too much out there to be aware of, and too much distracting you already. Fix it, and be safe.
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