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    2003 Marzocchi EXR

    How come I cannot find any information about the 2003 Marzocchi EXR on the website. Is it exactly the same as the 2002 model?
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    More or less. It is an oem fork. For an average of 200$ it is decent. I ran one for a year and the only thing it couldn't handle was drops...which it shouldnt

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    WHat was the size of the drop you were doing?
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    At that point 3 ftish...but I am also 6'5 and 250. All regular qr forks felt noodly under me. I ended up going qr20 which helped a lot

    My gf rides hers and loves it (except the rebound is slow) and my cousin has my old fork and loves it as well...

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    I weight 135.....u think the 03 exr would be good? Some one is selling it to me for 225 cdn
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    Good price...I would grab it...new or used?...you canbuy them new for 300$ I believe. What condition is it in?

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    Its used but very slightly. I am gonne check it out otmorrow and see the product. If its in top notch condition should i purchase it?"
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    I would talk him down to 200$...it is a used low end fork. The 2003 and 2002's are not different from each other. You can sometimes find them new with a warranty for 300$ cdn

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    is this really a low end fork? is it comaprable to a judy tt or a lot beter?
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    Something you also should check is the steerer tube length. Since it is used it may have been cut to short for your frame if the bike it is comming off of was smaller or even a different make.

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    yea it turns out the steerer tube is too short so is it possilbe to buy a new one. Already posted in the bike mech section so i think someone should delete the other one
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    Originally posted by mindbogger
    is this really a low end fork? is it comaprable to a judy tt or a lot beter?
    Its the lowest end Marz fork, but it is still pretty decent. But I don't know what it compares to in rock shox as I don't keep track of their line

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    is it air or coil???? if its air I would reccomend it. thats what I have and it has a great feel for me.
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    Can't replace the steerer tube. It's a pressed fitting and you need a whole new steerer tube arch and stancions. IOW, get a new fork!

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