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My Schwinn 230 Recumbent bike makes a clanking noise during every revolution - Schwinn CS suggested removing & re-attaching pedals. I did & it didn't help. Seems to be coming from under the shroud. What next?

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Try the bearings.

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My Schwinn 230 is also making a clanking sound. I believe it is the bearing in the crank. I've never replaced it before and I'm wondering if there is a tutorial anywhere that someone could point me to. Thanks for any help.

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Noise might be coming from where pedal crank is attached to axle. I had a squeak rather than clank. Remove pedal. Use a 14mm bicycle crank arm puller to remove crank arm. Lubricate with greese. Reattach and try again. If the clank is due to excessive ware on the crank arm, replace it.

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