You asked: Can I put any pedals on my bike?

Do bike pedals fit all bikes?

The 9/16” is the most common pedal thread size on the market today and is the size that most manufacturers use for their pedals. Almost all modern adult bikes have the 9/16” pedal with 20 threads per inch (tpi).

How do I know if my bike pedals will fit?

The measurement of 9/16” refers to the size of the pedal’s screw thread. The screw thread is the part of the pedal that gets connected to the bike. The 9/16” bicycle pedal is used for most modern adult bikes. So, if you are looking for a set of pedals for a standard adult bike, your bike likely fits a 9/16” pedal.

Do pedals matter on a bike?

The pedal is the most important contact point between you and your bike so it is important that you get your choice of pedal right.

Why do mountain bikes not have pedals?

New mountain bikes don’t come with pedals because most advanced mountain bikers have their own preference when it comes to pedals. Some riders prefer to ride a specific type of flat pedals, and others choose to ride a specific type of clipless pedals.

What are 9/16 pedals?

9/16″ is the standard thread diameter size (and 20 threads per inch) used for most modern bikes. Older one piece cranks used 1/2″ thread diameter (also 20 threads per inch).

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What do you grease bike pedals with?

You can use Vaseline to grease bike pedals.