Re: [CR]Squeeling Mavic OR10


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Date: Sat, 11 Oct 2003 19:04:42 -0700 (PDT)
From: David Feldman <feldmanbike@yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]Squeeling Mavic OR10
To: Steve Neago <questor@cinci.rr.com>, Guy Apple <cinelliguy@earthlink.net>
In-Reply-To: <000b01c39061$438939c0$cbb71b18@cinci.rr.com>
cc: classicrendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>

Also, sand the brake pads if they're either new or have a glazed look to the surface, and make sure no tubular cement is still on the rim sides.
David Feldman
Vancouver, WA


--- Steve Neago wrote:


> Hi Guy,

\r?\n>

\r?\n> Did you "toe in" the brake pads slightly with an

\r?\n> adjustable wrench? I have

\r?\n> found this tends to solve most squeal problems...

\r?\n> Otherwise, you mat need

\r?\n> to change to a different set of brake pads

\r?\n>

\r?\n> Regards, Steve Neago

\r?\n> Cincinnati, OH

\r?\n>

\r?\n> ----- Original Message -----

\r?\n> From: "Guy Apple" <cinelliguy@earthlink.net>

\r?\n> To: <Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>

\r?\n> Sent: Saturday, October 11, 2003 9:32 PM

\r?\n> Subject: [CR]Squeeling Mavic OR10

\r?\n>

\r?\n>

\r?\n> > I need some advice as to how to stop these rims

\r?\n> from squeeling with I

\r?\n> apply the brakes. These

\r?\n> > are the ones with the gold anodized finish. I have

\r?\n> tried gently sanding

\r?\n> and steel wool. I don't

\r?\n> > really want to remove finish, but there has to be

\r?\n> a way to just etch this

\r?\n> finish and to reduce the

\r?\n> > noise.

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > I know the cute answer is ride them until they

\r?\n> stop, but what about the

\r?\n> look I get in the

\r?\n> > meantime! The noise is driving me out of my little

\r?\n> mind.

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > Thanks

\r?\n> > Guy Apple

\r?\n> > Sunnyvale, CA