> I guess my question is why you think you need to replace the
> cables? If
> you have more than 6 broken strands, deep rust, or obvious damage
> then I would
> consider it. In the absence of those three conditions, I'd leave
> them alone.
The part of the cable I can see looks perfect. However, they
are 20 years old and I never lubed them (didn't know any better).
Is there a chance the cable is rusted in an area that is not visible?
Perhaps I need to take the sections apart and inspect the cable? Perhaps