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Old 08-14-10, 11:43 AM   #1
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Free Spirit 10-speed...?

Hi there,
Have done a bit of research on Free Spirits but don't know how to assess the quality of a bike I'm thinking of buying. I have read that the quality of this bike varies quite a bit depending on what year it was made. Can anyone provide some insights about what this bike is worth or what decade it is from?

Am very unknowledgeable and have a lot to learn still.. appreciate the help! Thanks!



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Old 08-14-10, 12:59 PM   #2
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Very few Free Spirits have quality, 99% do not. This is one of the 99%. Basic department store bike. When in doubt, avoid department store bikes unless your budget is extremely limited.
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Thanks for the reply. The budget is pretty limited...! But I guess that you would advise this bike is not worth paying much for.

I'll keep looking, thanks!
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Its all a matter of how limited. If you can get it for $10 to $20, it might be worth it as a basic recreational rider.
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