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Old 12-08-06, 10:56 PM   #1
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ADVICE NEEDED!!! Are these bikes worth my time???

K2 Zed Sport Bike '06 for about $220.00

or 2006 Motobecane 400HT for about $330.00


Does anyone have any advice on these bikes??? I'm a beginner who will be riding on medium difficulty terrain trails.

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Old 12-09-06, 12:03 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forums Matt. I figured some links might help you out in responses, so I've added links:

K2 Zed Sport Bike '06 for about $220.00
2006 Motobecane 400HT for about $330.00

If you don't find anything on Craigslist, I'd suggest the Motobecane of all you've mentioned.
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Old 12-09-06, 12:03 AM   #3
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since you are a beginner, at that price, get yourself a good hardtail. Im sensing the word Hardrock coming up
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Old 12-09-06, 12:42 AM   #4
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Im sensing the word Hardrock coming up
Hehehe, that's a job for me.
Get a Hardrock!

K anywhoo wheelhot is correct, for your price range you will be much better off getting a HT with higher end components. Does not have to be a Hardrock but I strongly recommend them.
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Old 12-09-06, 05:46 AM   #5
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K2 is nice.
I used to have one and had no problem at all.
the frame was super strong and very good for money.
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Old 12-09-06, 08:53 AM   #6
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wheelhot is correct
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to the OP - K2s are decent bikes for the price, they do a better job than a good number of companies in that lower price range, i feel
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I like the moto
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i've yet to hear anything negative about the hardrock...

i think it's gonna be a hardrock, unless someone can talk me out of it
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Matt, try to find end of the year close-out specials on the Hardrock.
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