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Flanker37

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Flanker37 says:

Bike Vibration

I've had my 125 since December, and only in the last couple of weeks i have had a really annoying rattling noise.  It started from about 5mph.  the faster i went the worse it got.  I checked all the nuts i could find, but they were all ok.   I today popped down the street to see the only other bike guy there is here.  And he found the cause in about 10 seconds.  It is the side & centre stand vibrating when retracted.


He suggested trying to see if i can mount a rubber grommet somehow between the centre stand, and the metal plate it rests against on the frame

Anyone got some advice on this please

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preunit

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preunit says:

What bike is it........

and how old?,as most bikes have such a thing,so you should be able to replace it,or, have you lost a spring or have a loose retaining bolt?,as you've said the noise only started a week or so ago.

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jaffa90

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jaffa90 says:

rubber

Epoxy glue,rubber tap washers and degreaser.

Glue one on the stand/s and one on the frame.  

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Flanker37

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Flanker37 says:

new

the bike was bought in december brand new, but it is only a cheap chinese sinnis max II

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kcmc

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kcmc says:

Say

no more :lol:

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smidget

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smidget says:

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