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Old 07-01-11, 02:55 PM   #1
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Crank Arm for '98 GT Palomar

Hey guys,

A couple of weeks ago I pulled my old '98 GT Palomar out of the garage and shortly thereafter snapped the right crank arm. I took it to the local shop, but am too broke to pay the $60 they want to fix it. I'm sure this is a very reasonable price, but outside my current ability to pay.

How do I go about finding a replacement crank arm for this bike without replacing the whole crank set? I'm confident I can do this repair myself, so if I could just find the part I think I'd be set and it would be more in my price range.

Any help you guys can provide is greatly appreciated!

Thanks in advance...
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Old 07-01-11, 03:07 PM   #2
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The crank (stock) of the Palomar is a budget crank, all you need to do is find one with the same ring sizing, and that is square taper. cranks are normally sold as a complete unit (left and right cranK + chainrings), so you probably wont find a right hand side on it's own.
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Old 07-01-11, 08:51 PM   #3
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I have a bunch of left over right cranks, both with and without chainrings attached. how about $30.00 for one with rings (if I have the right sizes for you), or $15.00 for the arm alone if you have a 110mm BCD (bolt circle diameter). (both offers include postage) PM me your needs if interested.
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If its the same as my 2001 Palomar, a cheap Shimano crank like the Acera would work.
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