Originally Posted by yokesman
So the crank-rods .ok?
The bottom end of the rod is loose. I don't know if I could replace that bearing. But the mechanic doesn't want to.It's a 3 piece crank. He is concerned about alignment and correct side clearance. I've done them before. But I don't want to go against my mechanic and current landlord.
So, yes the rod is okay. The bearing is bad.