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Old 01-19-08, 11:28 AM
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The picture didn't work. Are you sure you are turning it the right way? The right (driveside) pedal is conventionally right-hand threaded and comes off counter-clockwise. The left (nds) pedal is left-hand threaded and comes off clockwise. This is exactly the oposite of English bottom brackets and it's easy to get confused.

If you are really turning the spindle the right way, try heat, penetrating oil and a longer wrench. Those are the usual cures.
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