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Old 05-19-12, 12:21 AM   #1
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Bottom Bracket Bearing Stuck on Crank Spindle

I installed a Token Tiramic BB to use with an FSA Energy Megaexo crankset. When I pulled the crank to adjust the number of spacers, the drive side bearing came out with the crank (stuck on the spindle). I re-tightened the crank, and everything is installed and spinning smoothly, but I'm wondering how to remove the bearing when I need to replace it. Any suggestions??

TL;DR: I turned my FSA Energy Megaexo into a Campy Ultra-Torque, how do I get the bearing off the crank spindle?
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Old 05-19-12, 07:52 AM   #2
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A gear puller should work. An automotive or general machine shop would probably do it for you at nominal cost.
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