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Old 09-26-08, 02:14 PM   #1
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Chain too short=noise at the back end of the drivetrain?

Is this possible? My Campy Veloce has always been very noisy, no matter how I seem to adjust it, and I am wondering if perhaps part of the issue is my chain being to short? Culprit, part of the problem, not a problem?
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Campy is noisy when freewheeling.

Can you shift to big-big without the rear mechanism self-destructing?
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Campy is noisy when freewheeling.

Can you shift to big-big without the rear mechanism self-destructing?
I didn't say freewheeling. And yes, shifting is just fine. It's just noisy as hell. Clean, properly lubricated.
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When you shift into the big to big combination the derailleur moves forward. Press the upper half of the derailleur farther forward. You should have at least 1/4" additional travel available before the upper half of the derailleur reaches its limit.
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