How To Remove Crank Arm With Stripped Threads

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I show how to remove square taper bike cranks with stripped extractor threads where a puller won’t work. This method will allow you to remove a crankset without a regular puller tool. I used a 3″ three jaw gear puller tool such as used to remove pressed on pulleys and gears. I bought the tool at Harbor Freight.

How to remove cranks with a puller:

How to repair damaged crank arm extractor threads:

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