Does this sound like you?
You’ve got a bike with some sentimental value, or that you got a killer deal on, but it has major issues. You might be feeling elation or despair, or both, but you are now definitely in need of some parts. Depending on the bike and parts needed, the best solution might be buying a whole second example of the bike you are trying to fix.
The first thing most people consider is purchasing new replacement parts direct from the manufacturer or the aftermarket. Everyone loves fresh, shiny parts, and you can trust that they are fully functional and will be for years to come.… Read the rest