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Just got delivered an apollo wanderer in box, it is not folded but pedals are facing inside the bike for delivery purposes, do i just need a spanner to turn them around or take them off and swap sides thanks

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All you need is a spanner. Undo pedals and screw them back in right position. One of the pedals may have left thread, so, they will screw in only in desired side.

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You could most likely do either. Not sure what tool would be required but I'm sure you could match the tool with the socket. Once the pedals are off just make sure the reflective tape is in the proper location and you should be set.

Posted on May 18, 2011

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