Originally Posted by timboellner
Found my left peddle loose, so I tightened it (left hand threads).
Then realized it's stripped out... S.O.B
I'm gonna look like a fool riding a bike with one crank arm til I get a new one.
Wrap string around the threads, then retighten. It'll probably hold until you get another one....
Orrrr drill and tap the pedal's end, tighten it on. Then place a washer larger than the arm's hole and tighten a bolt into the threaded end of the pedal.