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Old 09-15-09, 11:57 PM   #1
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e-recumbent doesn't ride

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I t's great seeing this forumn and all the people turned on to biking...I am too but right now I guess I need to re-group.
Last august I bought the raptor from boomerbents on line. Now I would say only buy local. I spent a lot on what I thought was a high end electric trike.
Its not safe-the front fork bent-and was bent back into shape by a friends bare hands. To replace it I need to go to the manufacturer who I learn is in Taiwan. It's next to impossible to replace any of this stuff-the size & shape is different than anything standard.
The last time I rode it a cop in his car said your Left rear tire is wobbleing. When I got home the wheel had no bolt ...it must've fallen out-and the wheel literally fell off. I think God mustn't want me to die yet.I'm filing a complaint with the BBB and am open to any complaint suggestions. I live in corvallis ,OR, I luv fall, we have many bike lanes & I'm not there. I'll check back tomorrow.
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Old 09-16-09, 07:13 AM   #2
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Hop you get it all straightened out.
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