Singlespeed & Fixed Gear - My rear mavic ellipse is making some awesome noises
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03-23-09, 04:57 PM
Just finished putting on the rear wheel, and my rear Mavic Ellipse is making a noise that sounds like a tire rubbing against the frame, but the tire's clearance is good. Nothing I can see is rubbing against the frame, and the noise sounds like it's coming from the hub.
Also, I only hear it when the wheel is tightened down.
Any Ellipse owners help me out?
03-23-09, 05:22 PM
Coming from the hub you say, eh? Hmmmm.... maybe it's your hub?
Best get it checked.
03-23-09, 05:54 PM
Maybe the axle is rubbing on the dust cap
03-23-09, 06:22 PM
The bike shop I work at is closed today and tomorrow, and I really really want to ride. I think it's the dust cap, because I got new ones when I replaced the axle
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