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Vintage Schwinn Passage..? I have two light grey Schwinn Passages.. Any info?

Old 09-06-18, 10:01 AM
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Vintage Schwinn Passage..? I have two light grey Schwinn Passages.. Any info?

hello! My name is mark and I live in Toledo Ohio and I currently have two “grey” Schwinn Passages that I cannot seem to find any information or even photos!!?? They are both all original and in great condition! and also I can post a few photos for you guys when I figure out how to
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You’ll need to post ten times before you can add photos. It is designed to discourage spammers. So, read through the forums and post a few times,
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Old 09-14-18, 06:54 AM
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hello! My name is mark and I live in Toledo Ohio and I currently have two “grey” Schwinn Passages that I cannot seem to find any information or even photos!!?? They are both all original and in great condition! and also I can post a few photos for you guys when I figure out how to
Schwinn Catalog Scans -- maybe start in mid '80s catalogs
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Old 09-17-18, 12:34 PM
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Hello Mark and welcome to the forum. Your bikes are probably 1986 models (the only year for a true Schwinn Passage) if they have lugged frames. The color is Gunmetal. If they are not lugged frames, they may be 1990 something models built in China by the company that bought the Schwinn name. I think they are nice looking bikes. Nice finds. If you found them on CL or Letgo locally, I must have missed them ( I am in Toledo too).
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Hi Mark;

As noted above, if your bikes have lugged frames (sockets where the tubes fit togather) they are rare bikes made for only 1 year. Unfortunately in the vintage bike game rate does not always mean valuable. Regardless of dollar value, These are great riding bikes with the features you want for touring. If the tubes fit together smoothly, with no sockets at the joints, they are bikes made in Taiwan or China after the Schwinn final bankruptcy sent their name to the highest bidder.

Schwinn catalog page:

https://waterfordbikes.com/SchwinnCat/flschwinn_1981_1990/1986Ltwt17.html
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I may be interested in one next time I come through toledo

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