rgcrgc wrote:That's the irritating thing about this one though - less than 8500km on the bike. The cassette has around 2000km left in it. I'll definitely change cables when I do change the cassette but I think I might need to do a 6-7000km check next time.
I've never got more than about 8700km with a 105 rear shifter cable in the past. In fact they go quite consistently at or around 8000km, except the last one which started fraying at just under 6000km.
Of course that's entirely up to the individual, how much they shift etc.