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Old 09-06-08, 07:29 PM
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YES!! they do need at least re-greased once in a while. Grease dries out to a gummy state then
the bearings get ground to dust. Fresh grease will make the bike roll almost by itself!

On a bike used everyday once every two years is good if not ridden in the wet. If wet once a year.
For lesser riding times about once every 3 years is good. (remember that grease drys out)

Get'um re-greased and maybe you'll get lucky and not need new bearings..but I doubt it.
My preferred bicycle brand is.......WORKSMAN CYCLES
I dislike clipless pedals on any city bike since I feel they are unsafe.

Originally Posted by krazygluon
Steel: nearly a thousand years of metallurgical development
Aluminum: barely a hundred, which one would you rather have under your butt at 30mph?
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