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davoon 01-21-14 06:32 AM

used haro escape 8.3
 
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Seller wants $400 for this and this is the description he's listed it with

"HARO Escape 8.3 DH/MTB for sale. 15.5" frame, 26" alu wheels,Shimano hydraulic disc brakes, Shimano Deore XT, Rock Shoxx Psylo telescope 80-115mm, Titec handle and seat. Good working order"

http://bikeforums.net/attachment.php...hmentid=360609http://bikeforums.net/attachment.php...hmentid=360610http://bikeforums.net/attachment.php...hmentid=360611

I don't know if I'd be using the bike at all I just think maybe I could make profit on it. Have done a quick search on frame and fork and all the reviews are from 2004-2006. Just how worn out this can be? I'm a noob but I like the price :) asked for a test ride because im interested how it feels regardless of buying it.

thanks!!

Zephyr11 01-21-14 06:42 AM

http://www.bikepedia.com/QuickBike/B...e#.Ut5p1BAo7IU

Not a downhill bike, despite what the description might say. Frame looks pretty burly though...maybe an all-mountain hardtail? Definitely check for signs of abuse before buying. It's an older bike though, so I'm not sure whether or not it's worth the asking price.

seely 01-21-14 08:57 AM

It's an all-mountain hardtail. 26" hard tails don't sell these days, $400 might even be a little high. It's 10 years old. I had one, I loved it and I'd buy one again, possibly, but for all mountain I'm leaning 27.5" these days.


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