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Old 03-30-07, 06:05 PM   #1
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Help Choosing new ride!!

I am tore between 2 bikes. I have rode a Trek Y-5-0 (11 UPGRADED) for the past 9 years, and rode Specialized A-1 Comp and Hardrock before that. Now tring to decide on new bike. Either one of Treks Fuels or a Speialized Epic. Which one do you all sugest and why?
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Old 03-30-07, 06:38 PM   #2
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I really love my '05 Fuel EX8 and it is serving me well, very reliable period and a great all around bike for XC, I love it and my LBS is great with them. If I won the lotto I would get the 9.5! Have fun
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Ride both then pick the one you have the most fun on (and feel the most comfortable on).

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ditto
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rockalized

I mean, fuelpic...or something like that
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Old 03-31-07, 05:17 PM   #6
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I wish I could take them to the trails, You really can't tell much from a Demo ride with the saleman their saying DON'T DO THAT!!
Anyway Thanks Guys
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