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Shimano SPD-SL PD-R540 Light Action Pedals

35.95€ 19.00€ discount
In stock (10+)

  • Ordered before 20:00, delivered on Monday
  • Free tracked shipping over 75.00€
  • Trustpilot review 9.3 out of 41.732 reviews

Pros & Cons

  • The extra light spring in the pedal makes engaging or disengaging easier. Ideal for beginners.
  • The spring tension can be adjusted with a small allen key, meaning you can increase the spring tension if you so require.
  • The bearings are of a lesser quality than the high-end pedals, but then the price is proportionally lower as well.
  • Relatively heavy.
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Brand Shimano
Pedal axle materialChromoly steel
Body materialStainless steel
Cleats includedYes
Click-fit mechanismOne side
Type of bearing Cup-Cone
Adjustable springtension Yes
Angle to disengage 32°
Weight 330 grams
All specifications


This SPD-SL PD-R540 Light action pedal from Shimano features a wide platform for an efficient power transmission. The broad placement of the bearings provide a stable and balanced distribution of the applied power. They have fitted this pedal with a closed axle-unit for a longer lifespan of the bearings.

The SPD-SL PD-R540LA Light action version has less spring tension for effortless clipping in and out. Perfect for the rookie.

Delivery includes

Delivery includes:
• Set SPD-SL PD-R540 LA pedals
• Includes yellow SPD-SL cleats

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Pedal axle material Chromoly steel Chromoly steel Chromoly steel Steel
Body material Stainless steel Aluminium Composite Polyamide / Fiberglass
Cleats included Yes Yes Yes Yes
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Type of bearing Cup-Cone Cup-Cone Industrial Bearing Industrial Bearing
Adjustable springtension Yes Yes Yes
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8.7 / 10 Average from 117 reviews | Write a review
8.7 / 10

117 reviews


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Most recent reviews

8 / 10

Juli, 29 March 2017

Nice looking pedals!

Nice looking pedals. Feel pretty heavy. First impression was that they are quite basic pedals. Nothing special but right choice for me.


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  • Weight

8 / 10

Marcel, 4 January 2019

Goed goed

10 / 10

EJJ, 9 December 2018

Snel geleverd

Vrijdag om 17.00 uur besteld, Zaterdag om 13.00 uur heb ik ze op mijn racefiets gemonteerd. Snel geleverd door mantel, een dikke 10


  • Snel geleverd
  • Top pendalen

10 / 10

Anneleen, 22 November 2018

Doet z'n job

9 / 10

Ley, 19 November 2018

Goede keuze

Mooi product, licht in gewicht en spanning eenvoudig in te stellen. Even wennen omdat ik tot nu toe met Shimano SPD plaatjes en pedalen gefietst heb. Nieuwe schoenen, dus ook nieuwe pedalen.


  • Gemakkelijk in te stellen
  • Licht gewicht
  • Mooi afgewerkt

All specifications

Additional information

• Shaft material: Chromoly steel
• Body material: aluminum painted
• Body-cover: special polished stainless steel
• Fitted with bearings that require almost no maintenance
• Adjustable clip-in tension

Weight excluding cleats (Weighed by Mantel):
SPD-SL330 grams per set

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