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I have these fitted to my Carrera Subway 8. They seem to work well, but yes they rattle quite a bit when going over rough ground. The cooling fin becomes tight when the brakes are applied so must be a direct connection to one of the friction faces. I might have a go a dabbing a bit of silicone at three points around the interface of the cooling fin to ...
It is a matter of checking things on you bike one by one, and seeing if the noise stops. If your bike has a reflector attached to a spoke, check that has not come loose too. I previously had an issue like this and this was the cause and it took me ages before I thought to check it.
Check your headset first. Try to turn the spacers under your stem, if you can turn them by hand, your headset is too loose. Loosen stem, tighten headset, re-tighten stem. Another possibility is a loose spoke, but this you'd likely hear even when not cornering. You can quickly hand check the tension of the spokes by "twanging" them like a guitar string. You ...
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