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Old 08-22-08, 11:30 PM   #1
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Spinergy Wheels Rear Hub Creak

After totally rebuilding my Orca - twice - I come to discover my creak is coming from the rear hub of the Xaero Lite wheel. Sound is exactly like a crank/BB under torque creak.

Dang. I love these wheels.

I could take it apart and rebuild it but before I do, does anybody have any suggestions other than a general regrease/rebuild?


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Spinergy hubs are known to creak. Take the axle off and liberally grease the insides
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