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    Broken bike

    ok, i just bought a new bike dk sixpack, yes im a beginner but when i was going off some street jumps i could hear this wierd clicking noise in my left crank and then when petled almost like my left left vrank felt loose or felt different , not in a good way, please help, are my cranks just crappy cause there stock cause ill buy new ones....HELP

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    Tighten. The. Bolts.

    Christ.

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    duh
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    in fact, im gonna help ya. if the crank is loose, loosen the pinch bolt (the 6mm bolt on the side) and the tighten the main bolt (usually 8mm). When this is super tight, re-tighten the pinch bolt
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    i thought u ment broken like acually broken
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    Quote Originally Posted by Beerman
    Tighten. The. Bolts.

    Christ.
    Holy hoobastank?!?!

    Really, its that easy?!

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