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    Eat my Dust... n00bs jag89's Avatar
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    creaking stearer?

    well, i was just having a look at my forks but taking the stem and wheel off to check the actually lenght on the stearer tube then put it back together and realised when i turn the handlebars it creakes not sure what it actually is. any help guys?

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    Too tight possibly. Not tight enough, possibly. Needs new grease and possible repack of the bearings

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    You may also try oiling where the cable housings meet the frame stops.

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    Eat my Dust... n00bs jag89's Avatar
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    i did think it was the cable housing rubbin on the frame at first, but come to descover that its probably not. need to have a good look at it.

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