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Old 06-13-18, 06:16 AM
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Miyata bike made in Taiwan

How do I know what yr and model my bike is?
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Is there a serial number somewhere? I tried to post a pic but I'm not allowed to post urls. 🙄
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Serial numbers are typically under the bottom bracket.
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If it is made in Taiwan serial number may not be useful. Google bicycle component codes and read the codes on the parts on your bike. Most parts have these codes.
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Is there a serial number somewhere? I tried to post a pic but I'm not allowed to post urls. 🙄
Hello Geegee, welcome to the forum.

Some of the Miyata frames made in Taiwan were from Dodsun. The serial number was sometimes found on the seat tube, lower down toward the bottom bracket, on the non-drive side. These Dodsun serial numbers were in two rows, the first row starting with "D S" and then all numbers. The serial number can be decoded for year and month of frame manufacture.

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