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Old 02-21-06, 01:00 PM   #1
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Higher gears making noise

Hi to everyone,

I got a Scott Yecora moutain bike.
Recently the bike makes alot of noise when I change to a high gear.

For example, when I am on the middle plate 5th gear, there is no noise, but when I shift to the 6th, 7th or 8th gear the bike begins to make noise.

I am almost sure I need to adjust the gears, I just don't know how exactly.

Can anyone please help me out with this?

Thanks in advance.
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Old 02-21-06, 01:26 PM   #2
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Park Tool has very good tutorials on derailleur adjustments, see "Front Derailleur Adjustments" on this page:
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Old 02-21-06, 02:22 PM   #3
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It may well be that your cable needs adjusting but noise when on the smaller sprockets ca be caused by a stiff link in the chain. This may not show up in the larger sprockets. Best to check.
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