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The crank on my bike is making a clunking sound when i pedal have you any idea why

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THE BEARINGS ARE DEAD

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follow this steps and fix it. God bless you

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Prepare to oil by filling a grease gun with lithium grease. Check your owner's manual for the exact type of grease for your unit.

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Locate where it is you need to lubricate. Focus on the bearings, free-moving joints and attachments with moving parts such as handle bars, wheels, pedals arms and guide rails. Go to each location one by one when greasing.

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Unfasten the bolts or screws that hold the joint or attachment that you wish to lubricate.

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Grease each bolt and screw liberally. Tighten each bolt and screw back into its place when finished.

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Wipe away any excess grease
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Kneel next to the left side of the elliptical's base. Use the Phillips screwdriver to tighten the two screws located in the center of the left pedal.

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Use the Allen wrench to remove the bolt securing the left pedal arm to the pedal leg and body arm. Use the Phillips screwdriver to remove the screw securing the rear end of the pedal leg to the crank arm.

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Pull the end of the pedal leg free of the crank arm. Wipe the crank arm clean, then apply a fresh coating of machine grease or silicone lubricant. Replace the end of the pedal leg back onto the crank arm and use the previously removed screw to secure it back into place.

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Join the front end of the left pedal arm to the ends of the pedal leg and body arm. Use the previously removed bolt to connect the pieces together.

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Move to the right side of the elliptical and repeat the above steps on the right pedal arm

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