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PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 7:28 pm    Post subject: front end noise - first run after hibernation Reply with quote

took the 991.1 out today after winter hibernation - noticed a knocking from front wheel which became a ticking after a few applications of the brakes and has now disappeared. any thoughts on what it might have been ? many thanks
 
  
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 7:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Possibly build-up of corrosion on the disc surfaces which has been knocked/wiped off now that the brakes have been applied a few times. Nothing to worry about.
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 8:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Many thanks DRZ - very reassuring and much appreciated
 
  
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PostPosted: Thu May 10, 2018 11:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yea - this will be build up / corrosion. I have similar if (god forbid) I don't drive the car for a couple of weeks
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PostPosted: Fri May 11, 2018 12:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks Rob
 
  
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