Mountain Bike Chain Grinding Noise. Drivetrain noise after installing a new chain. That's a good first thing to check.
Chain slap annoys the heck out of me, and often leads to dropped chains on rough terrain. On coaster-brake and internally-geared bikes, the chain may be too tight. What Happened: You may be an uber luber, and the excess sticky stuff is attracting grime to the chain and cassette.
Diagnosing Noises "Save Big With Bicycle Discount Coupon Codes" One of the biggest challenges in bike repair is diagnosing noises.
But why is the chain on my bicycle making clicking noises?
Consistent squeaking coming from your drivetrain could be a couple of different issues, but each involves making sure moving parts are well lubricated or greased. On coaster-brake and internally-geared bikes, the chain may be too tight. Which chain ring are you in (front gears) when you are noticing the noise?