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Old 07-08-06, 07:30 PM   #1
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What's a Specialized Enduro good for?

I bought one of these a few months back. It's a freaking tank. Does not turn real sharp, suspension is spongy and forget riding it on the street. That's a workout in itself. What's this bike good for? Downhill? I do like the way it climbs though.
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Old 07-08-06, 07:57 PM   #2
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Um, I hate to ask, but why if you live in Houston did you buy an Enduro? There's nothing in hundreds of miles that does justice to that bike. That's a MOUNTAIN bike. Close to if not a decent downhiller. Not the greatest climber. Those are limited to 5" and under travel bikes. You'd have been better off with an Epic.
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Did you not know how this bike rode before you bought it? Wow........
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Did you not know how this bike rode before you bought it? Wow........
You know people choose bikes for looks over how it feels to a person.
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Old 07-08-06, 10:38 PM   #6
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What's this bike good for?
For me to POOP ON!!!
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ummm the enduro sx trail is good for a bunch of sh*t, what are you talkin about!!!

And yes, forget about street its not a frickin commuter bike!!!!GOD!!!!!!!!!

Damn this just pisses me off how someone can say this sh*t!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 07-08-06, 10:59 PM   #8
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Zip- 35235, just tell me how much shipping is and I'll take that terrible bike off your hands.
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Old 07-08-06, 11:09 PM   #9
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That bike was actually specifically made to be crappy. Specialized thought it was about time that people payed lots on money for a good for nothing bike.
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In a non-carcastic answer its supposed to be an all mountain bike.
In this pecking order:
XC
all mountain
trail
freeride
DH

So it'll take slightly more abuse then a XC bike but you can't just go launching it everywhere. I will agree though that in primarilty flat terrain, you might have trouble using it to its full potential
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It was meant for all mountain or enduro, hence the name. Suspension is spongy? Adjust it to fit your needs then.
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