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    is it a good bike? Free Spirit Canyon Pass (FS MTB)

    Please help!
    I can't find any info, even production date on this one:

    Free Spirit Canyon Pass (FS MTB)
    10 speed Shimano SIS

    any suggestions?
    thanks!
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    DRF aka Thrifty Bill wrk101's Avatar
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    Is this a good bike? No. Its a Sears Department store bike, back when department store bikes were really low end. Reminds me of a Huffy or Roadmaster.

    Now at the right price (say $10 to $20), assuming it is rideable, it might make a decent budget rider. If it needs any work at all, pass.

    Good bike shop branded MTBs sell pretty cheap, no reason to get this one (unless it is rideable and free).
    Last edited by wrk101; 12-23-11 at 06:09 AM.

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    Not really a good bike if it works and rides good it would be a OK beater. It is a mid level Sears Catalog bike from mid 80's. As for value it really only has it's beater value of $100 or less if it works and rides good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zukahn1 View Post
    Not really a good bike if it works and rides good it would be a OK beater. It is a mid level Sears Catalog bike from mid 80's. As for value it really only has it's beater value of $100 or less if it works and rides good.
    There's no way I'd go anywhere near $100 for that bike. I'd put it at $25 max, ready to ride. And only if you really need it and can't find anything else in that price range.
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