New: Take part in the January 2020 BikeRide Giveaway for a HEDKAYSE | ONE bike helmet

Welcome guest! Register or sign in to participate in the cycling discussions.


Clicking noise on each rotation
#1
Hi i have a touring bike it is well looked after but after a routeen weekly wash that i do on the bike there seems to be a clicking noise everytime the rear wheel rotates fully onece. the noise is louder and more frequent the faster i go

I wondered if there is a simple fix or if anyone could hint to what it is

Thanks if you can


Also all i use for cleaning is soapy water and clean water degreaser and lube
  Reply
#2
lots of possibilities; some are:

* cracked rim.
* loose spoke.
* rock or other debris in tire tread
* tire defect
* inner tube defect
* wheel bearings

My last one was a cracked rim on our T50 tandem.
Nigel
  Reply
#3
ok thanks man ill take a look at them i think its probably the rim or bearings because the noise reduces if i lean the bike right when cycling and increases if i move left. Ill make sure spokes are tight and then ill re grease the bearings and clean any debris out

Smile
  Reply


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  clicking noise - help! lilyf 0 524 05-10-2019, 05:46 PM
Last Post: lilyf
  Clicking noise/feeling from bottom bracket/pedals/chain? saashi 2 8,402 01-08-2016, 05:08 AM
Last Post: ajstevo
  Loud clicking noise when peddling uphill in larger gears khfrekek 3 5,677 07-09-2015, 08:42 PM
Last Post: DaveM
  Who can solve this clicking noise? chappy77 6 14,081 05-01-2015, 06:19 AM
Last Post: eastman
  Clicking noise coming from crankset amnesiac 7 12,575 02-24-2015, 01:00 AM
Last Post: JanJ
  Clicking noise when pedaling dcbriggo 13 68,915 09-02-2014, 08:45 PM
Last Post: cny-man
  Clicking noise making me crazy jimcuse 2 6,595 07-17-2013, 05:30 PM
Last Post: jimcuse
  Clicking noise ptizio 1 3,183 07-14-2013, 04:33 AM
Last Post: nfmisso
  Clicking noise when going up slight incline Alligator1 7 9,951 05-21-2013, 08:10 PM
Last Post: Alligator1
  Clicking noise when pedaling chrisd 5 18,261 04-29-2013, 07:19 PM
Last Post: torquecyclerepairs

Forum Jump: