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Old 06-06-05, 07:16 PM   #1
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Kona fire mountain

I am considering getting the '05 kona fire mountain over the trek 6500 now what would you guys/gals upgrade on this bike?
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Old 06-06-05, 07:22 PM   #2
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Why dude, why?

Don't buy a bike to upgrade it right away, unless it's a high end bike. If you do it this way, a lot of the upgrading is wasteful unless you have an alternative bike it can be put on. If you have money to upgrade, say $200, spend it on a better bike then the Fire Mountain. May I suggest the Cinder Cone?
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Why dude, why?

.....May I suggest the Cinder Cone?
Or a Trek 6500

Get a SRAM powerlink for the chain if it doesn't already have a removable link
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Or a Trek 6500

Get a SRAM powerlink for the chain if it doesn't already have a removable link

Trek 6500>Kona Fire Mountain

Kona Cinder Cone (most definitely)>Trek 6500
Plus you get to join the secret Kona club.
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