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Old 10-20-05, 10:27 PM   #1
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Rattling valve stem

I've worked out the annoying vibrating and rattling that I have been getting is the valve bouncing about inside the rim - anyone got a fix for this?

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For the threaded valve-stems, there is usually a nut which holds the valve-stem perpendicular to the rim. On one of my bikes, I have tubes which don't have threaded stems - for these, I tried putting heat-shrink tubing around the base of the valve-stem, but it was quite fragile, and so I eventually used electrical tape.

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