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    Crank noise

    I have a motobecane comfort bike with truativ cranks recently there's a grinding or actually a creaking coming from the housing thEy bolt to, not sure what it's called, is this something as a novice bike mechanic I should be able to handle myself, I assume I just need to pack the bearings, simple right? I ass u me

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    How old is the bike? You need a bunch of special tools if it's vintage, only one tool if it's a newer moto from bikesdirect.com.
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    Yea it's newer, just a couple years old

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