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Both 2017 Giant SLR 1 delaminated after only 2+ years

Old 10-14-20, 10:00 AM
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Originally Posted by rydabent View Post
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Old 10-14-20, 02:16 PM
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Originally Posted by Erzulis Boat View Post
We are talking about rim brake carbons/carbon track in this thread. I should have been more specific, my bad.
No, I got that. Im just a little surprised at the life expectancy of a rim-brake carbon wheel.
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Old 10-15-20, 12:21 AM
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8k-9k is about the time I've noticed most rim brakes needing attention for standard material wheels. To go beyond that & not have need to have done anything up to that point, especially with carbon, seems like a reliable maintenance span.
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Old 10-15-20, 02:39 PM
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I'd push my dealer if I were you. I've had great experience with Giant warranties, and I credit having a great LBS going to bat for me.

FWIW, I have the same wheels from late 2015 (2016 model Propel). They're pushing 40K miles at this point and still look and function great. They shouldn't be delaminating.
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Old 10-15-20, 04:50 PM
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The OP created a bf account a few days ago just to create this thread...And has not posted to any other threads, nor been back to this one, since the day the thread was created.

I am glad that more people are riding now, and some have joined bf...But this BS is ridiculous.
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Old 10-15-20, 05:26 PM
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He's probably had second thoughts, may be a little embarrassed. He got pretty limited support for his notion that Giant might owe him something beyond the warranty.
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Old 10-17-20, 06:27 PM
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I would still take it to small claims court. I believe there is such a thing as ------implied warranty. When you buy something, you assume it isnt just going to fall apart.
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