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Needing advice on finding xtr repair parts

I have an xtr rapid fire shifter and brake. The screw broke to the mounting bracket to the handle bars. It stays on but needs the screw to tighten it up. Just needing the info on where to find the part or an idea of an after market part that fits.

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You can use a good old metal screw for this. If the back of the screw hole is open, just get a coarse threaded metal screw that is approximately the fight diameter and use it. Or, if you want to be precise (and far more safe), take the screw you do have to a hardware store, or a fastener supplier, and have them set you up with the correct screw. i do not know where you live, but if you Google map "hardware store" you should be able to find one pretty close by.

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