Squeaking Clutch

Discussion in 'Whizzer Motorized Bicycles' started by peter nap, Jun 15, 2008.

  1. peter nap

    peter nap Member

    My wifes 08 is making a squeaking sound that sounds like it is coming from the clutch. It is not the same as belt squeal .... more like bearings.

    Any ideas?

    Thanks!
     

  2. Marktur

    Marktur Member

    Same here...it started while I was 10 miles from home...I *had* to ride home....I think it went away...which also bothers me, because I would like to lube whatever it was...hints anyone???
     
  3. Quenton Guenther

    Quenton Guenther Motored Bikes Sponsor

    You might check the grease on the bearing ramp inside the clutch. I always remove the orginal grease and re-grease with hi speed wheel bearing grease [synt.]. In order to check grease remove the belts, remove the bolt holding the clutch to arm, pull apart and you will see where the grease should be. When re-installing the clutch be sure to use loctite on the mounting bolt.

    Have fun,
    Whizzer OuterBanks
    Quenton
     
    Last edited: Jun 15, 2008
  4. peter nap

    peter nap Member

    Thanks Quenton. I have a related question that I'll start a new thread for.
     
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