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I cannot adjust the height of the handlebars on the 20" Mongoose

I unscrewed all of the hex nuts holding the handlebars to the stem and can adjust the angle of the handlebars.

I also unscrewed the nut on top of the stem (where one of the brake cables thread through) and managed to pop off the entire handlebar stem.

Once the stem was off, I did not see a traditional bar that raises and lowers. There was a hollowed out metal bar that the brake cable ran through, but I did not see any way to raise the metal bar to give the handle bars more height.

My son loves the bike but the handle bars are too low for him to truly ride it safely or effectively. Thanks for any help.



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