SR Suntour XCM Crankset

2/5 (4 Reviews)


Product Description

  • Chainline: 47,5 mmmm
  • Rings: Triple
  • Length: 170 / 175mm
  • Crank arm: 4 arm integrated design
  • Compatible speed: 24 S
  • Material: AC4C Accurad forging


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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by chunky1x a Cross Country Rider from Cebu, Philipines

Date Reviewed: January 26, 2012

Strengths:    Cheap, ok initial performance.

Weaknesses:    42 bends under heavy load until it became bent permanently. Keeps loosing the crank bolt until the entire crank assembly was damage to the point that I was force to buy a new bike frame because of this. And wreck my good Shimano Tourney front derailluer.

Bottom Line:   
I can't believe in my 2 and half decade of riding MTB a single crappy product can destroy my mountain bike. Even my old Chinese Knock of crank sets last 4 years of brutal abuse than this piece of crap. It starts to bend after two months and deformed permanently in 6 months. Final months it keeps coming off and drove me nuts. The final week, it just loosen and come off taking the front derailluer with it and destroyed the threads of my sealed in bearing forcing me to buy a new frame(whats more shocking is that I found out that many of my old parts wont fit to 2010 frame so I bought new ones for it). Bottom line is stay away from it. Shimano Tourney or any entry level SRAM are the best alternative to this.

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Favorite Trail:   Any trail that combines on and off road experience

Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Price Paid:    $3.00

Purchased At:   Tabunok City, Cebu,

Bike Setup:   Made in China down hill steel frame. Sr Suntour front suspention. Shimano tourney front and rear(8 speed) and 6 speed sproket. Sr Suntour crank set.

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by ksensenig a Downhiller from Philadelphia, PA

Date Reviewed: June 17, 2011

Bottom Line:   
After riding for less than a year, the left crank arm kept coming loose and falling off, making me ride home with one foot (thank God for clipless pedals). None of my local bike shops can find a replacement, even though it's a 2010, and only one year old. This crankset is crap.

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Favorite Trail:   Wissahickon

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Bike Setup:   2010 Specialized P.1

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:2
Submitted by Brockstar1979 a Cross Country Rider from Bemus Point, NY

Date Reviewed: April 7, 2010

Strengths:    Light weight

Bottom Line:   
Came on the bike when I bought it. I ride every night for about 1 - 2 hours on a local single track....within a week the crank arm stripped out and peddle fell off....i was about 4 miles from my house and had to ride back on one peddle. Needless to say, I was pissed! These cranks are junk!

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Purchased At:   Local Cycle Shop

Bike Setup:   Felt Q620; Rockshock Dart2; Tektro Auriga Hydraulic Disc Brakes Twin Piston design, Rotors: 180mm Front; 160mm Rear; ALEX TD-24 Disc Doublewall Wheelset; 26" Panaracer Fire XC Pro Tyres;

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by TrailX316 a Weekend Warrior from Kanata

Date Reviewed: February 1, 2009

Strengths:    Looks
Strength
Durability


Weaknesses:    None

Bottom Line:   
This crankset is just like the Shimano Acera crankset. Really great for the money. I've been riding hard on this crankset for almost 2 years. It never came loose. One thing that I don't like is how people dislike Sr Suntour just because some of their products aren't that well made. (Lower models) Their top lines can compete with the other more prefered brands.

I've hoping to upgrade to the duro soon.

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Duration Product Used:   2 Years


Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

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