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I need to remove the pedals of a Mongoose downhill mountain bike

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Hi Miranda

You need to purchase a pedal removal spanner(wrench). They are very thin so they can slot in between the pedal and the crank.

If this is not an option, find a 15mm spanner(wrench) and tap it onto the bit where the pedal meets the crank. Ive always found that you need a friend to sit on the bike, hold the opposite pedal at the low stroke while you undo the pedal.

**REMEMBER** pedals have the opposite to normal threads. To undo them, you need to turn them clockwise. Spray penetrating fluid onto the threads a day before you attempt to remove them. They are very difficult to remove.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Aug 24, 2010

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