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Used bike buying basics

Unknown vintage roadbike

I’ve decided to write a primer for buying used bicycles. Why you ask? Because I’ve learned that many buyers really don’t know much about bicycles, what to look for, and in many cases are afraid to ask.

I feel that an informed buyer is a good buyer. I also feel that making a bad purchase can cost more than just the price of a bike, and I’d like to help purchasers avoid that.

To learn more, continue to Part 1.