Changing Apex GXP chainset

Kieran_Burns Posts: 9,757
edited October 2012 in The workshop
Is this as easy as it looks?

I can't help but think all I need to do is get an 8mm allen key undo the non drive side, slide out, replace and reverse....

Seems WAY too easy to me (I'm used to Shimano so haven't done this kind of chainset / bb before)

Any hints and tips would be VERY gratefully received.
Chunky Cyclists need your love too! :-)
2009 Specialized Tricross Sport
2011 Trek Madone 4.5
2012 Felt F65X
Proud CX Pervert and quiet roadie. 12 mile commuter


  • nicklouse
    nicklouse Posts: 50,675
    "Do not follow where the path may lead, Go instead where there is no path, and Leave a Trail."
    Parktools :?:SheldonBrown
  • jomoj
    jomoj Posts: 777
    Yup, that's about it. Just be aware the seals may pop off when you are sliding the crank out so don't lose or damage them. When you are bolting it back on just keep tightening it until there is no play and you will be fine.