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Old 01-24-2011, 10:26 PM   #1
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why are my Alpinestars SMX Plus boots squeaky ? iunno
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I've had several pairs of these boots. Some squeak some don't.
Sometimes it's either one or the other, but usually never it seemed.

Great boots nonetheless.
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I found that mines squeak at the thingy on the ankle. U can try adding lubricant of choice to reduce squeaks
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Old 01-25-2011, 12:26 AM   #4
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or................. you can go with sidi vertigo airs
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It is the ankle stabilizer thingy. It will keep your foot from turning an unnatural angle. And it squeeks.
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Old 01-25-2011, 02:24 AM   #6
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My Sidi Vertigo airs do it on one boot, but not the other.
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Oh well. If you crash they will do their job. Better to have a squeaky boot than an ankle that squeaks when you walk. LOL. I know what you are talking about though and it is pretty annoying.
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I spray a little lube in the ankle joints every few months. No problem with squeeks at all anymore unless I get lazy.
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