My bikes are all sealed chains. I like the idea of clean and efficient. I cannot notice a power difference when I clean and lube the chain, but I feel like the bikes run smoother and quieter.

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#1 failure with cir-clip installation is putting it on backwards, just make sure the squid clip swims like a squid
and that the side plates are not all installed on the same side of the roller :/ seen that once too.
I could see myself putting it back on backwards. And I do not know what you mean by on the same side as the roller.