Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit has fans guessing about the ride's problems

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Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit, the year-old roller coaster that towers 17 stories above Universal Studios Florida, has been dark for a month now, ever since Universal abruptly closed it amid warnings of a potential safety flaw. The resort will say little about the closure other than that it is performing "maintenance" on the ride. But with Rockit now a month offline, many Universal fans and industry followers think the resort is grappling with more significant problems than mere maintenance.

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