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The front pin on one of my boots is not square the the pilot pin and is half worn through. boot??

Other than the pin, the boots are in great shape. I hate to throw them out if there is a way to replace or repair the front pins. I have heard of factory defective boots with a crooked pin that doesn't cause a problem until the pin starts to wear.

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    Bernie Riehl Dec 27, 2013

    The boots are Solomon SNS RS3 Pilot Skate and the front bar is not square with the pilot bar. Looking back even when they were new there was an issue but, I thought it was a binding issue. Once in awhile I would ski the boots on diagonal glide skis and the left ski never tracked straight. When skating I didn't notice a problem until the front bar started to wear. When I come down after a kick stride the boot clicks as it doesn't want to set straight onto the ski/binding.

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