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Bottom Bracket Replacement Tips

By Brian - Posted on 27 January 2009

NB: Originally posted elsewhere on the Global Riders Network and appears via syndication.

I am replacing the bottom bracket and crank on my Trance X0 tonight and just wondered, is there anything that is a big no no or a must do when doing this. Something like, greasing the BB threads etc.

Have a look at the Park Tools website.
Grease the threads, grease the spindle.

Remember how many spacers were on each side (if any at all).

Yes, yes... grease everything too.

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