Mountain Biking - New bike making weird sound from front disk
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Riding around and stuff today and noticed a sound or somthing from the front brakes. Its not that loud and its not the pads, also their is no vibration's or anything
anyhelp as to what it could be would be great, i guess i cant really post somthing like this but yeah.
04-10-05, 10:03 PM
You're going to need to be a little more specific than that.
04-10-05, 10:04 PM
Are you sure its the brake? It could be the hub, or spokes clicking if they are too loose.
04-10-05, 10:34 PM
put your bike on a bike stand(or upside down) spin you tire. if it makes a noise now its probobly not spokes. now there are a few noises i could think of, that its making. one is a shing shing... every time the wheel goes around. it just a bent rotor second could be if its rubbing all the way around, which means that your brakes just need to be adjusted. another could be when it makes a sound almost like a bell when your just riding thats just the callipur vibrating from either you tires or just a rough road, path ect no big deal it happens. if its not one of thoes and it happens when riding like dirtbike said it could be spokes but i doubt that. since you got it from cyclelogic(?) theyre really good people there i dont think it could be that but you never know.
and when you hear a noise you need to explain it a bit better because it could be lots of things. gl with fixing it though
yeh, at first i thought it was the spokes but i will check it all out and let you know
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