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Why is my bike broken

Crank makes a strange sound the peddles are bent my back rim want move when I peddle

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Most likely the problem is the bearing in the rear wheel. Your best solution is to find a different rear wheel as replacing the one there will be difficult if you don't have the sprocket removal tool. why is my bike broken - 7_16_2013_10_14_46_pm.jpg

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