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Old 07-18-12, 12:47 AM   #1
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Help id a Peugeot bike.

Peugeot bike id.

Hello first time posting. Help me figure out what model and from what year is this Peugeot bike? It was given to me by my exgirlfriend. It was left outside for years and it's in pretty bad shape. This are some of the info I got from the bike. BB id A870635794 some parts Sugino 52AJ , Shimano G5 , LH

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http://m.flickr.com/lightbox?id=7594909408

http://m.flickr.com/lightbox?id=7595199276

http://m.flickr.com/lightbox?id=7595214834

http://m.flickr.com/lightbox?id=7595271608

http://m.flickr.com/lightbox?id=7595280210

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Old 07-18-12, 03:22 AM   #2
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1982-1984, go to retropeugeot.com and look it up.
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1982-1984, go to retropeugeot.com and look it up.
Thanks oddjob that website seem to be down. Any other ideas?
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I think they switched to the red, orange and yellow strips in 84 and continued thru 88. So I would say older than 84.
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The pics in the link (specially the first 2 with the crankset pic in the way and the blurred sideviews of the bike) were horrible and I can't get a good view of the bike, so there's no way to get an idea what model Peugeot it is, but from what I can see in the rest of the pics, it could be an 82/83 model, judging from the graphics on the down tube and the seat tube.
Poor bike, looks like it was left for dead in a field to rust away from what I can see on the last pic. Even the edges of the decals on the frame are messed up already. No bike deserves that treatment even if it's not a high model one. I suspect that you'll have a beast of a time trying to get seized and corroded parts off the frame like the stem and seatpost, so I suggest you prepare yourself adequately, physically and mentally before (bravely) deciding to dive into this one....it might be too far gone to even bother with......
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