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Old 06-16-10, 12:01 AM
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Upgrade to sell?

Question. I have an older{real** shwinn Le Tour in nice shape,but with old school down tube shifters. Is it worth the cost of the shifters to upgrade to STI's before i try to sell it? I can probly git a set of sora's or RSX's off ebay for $70. But will it add $70 to the sale price? thanks! and ride safe!
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Old 06-16-10, 12:33 AM
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nope, save your $
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Old 06-16-10, 06:47 AM
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Someone in the Classic & Vintage forum may be interested in buying it -- as is.
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Old 06-16-10, 06:54 AM
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Not even close.

Not only do I doubt you'd recover your investment, it might even decrease your bike's sale value.
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Old 06-16-10, 09:10 AM
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You'll get more for it if you strip it of all components and sell it as a fixed gear conversion.

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Old 06-16-10, 12:21 PM
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Don't upgrade anything, just sell it as is. There is no investment here.
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