Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
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It's possible that it's more in the cleat or shoe to pedal interface, than in the pedal itself. Try riding them using normal uncleated shoes and see if the moise persists. If not, try lubing the cleat area. I've had good results on my (non-Shimano) road pedals rubbing a paraffin candle on all the points of contact. You can also use zipper wax, or even a crayon.
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