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Old 11-29-10, 06:17 PM
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CACycling
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Bikes: '08 Fuji Roubaix RC; '07 Schwinn Le Tour GS; '92 Diamond Back Ascent EX

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I've done a couple of mid-70s Le Tours and they are pretty much bomb-proof. Replace the brake blocks (they are probably dried out and hard), tires and possibly cables & housing. Other than that clean it, lube it, adjust it and ride it. I had good luck cleaning the chrome with wadded up aluminum foil.
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