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    how to install Shimano Sora Crankset

    I have a kona Jake 2009 and i have bought a triple shimano sora crankset with bottom bracket

    It has come with a spacer but I am not sure were it goes
    the shell is 68mm i believe

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    Do you have the tools to remove the old and install the new bottom bracket? I have no idea what spacer you have since Sora was a road group and the bottom bracket was intended for a 68 mm shell. Spacers typically come with cranks that can go on either 68 or 73 mm shell widths.

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    is this the sora crank with the integrated spindle? if yes then the spacer goes on the non drive side of the spindle

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