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Old 03-26-07, 04:56 PM
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I have a '98 Trek Y-11 that has been upgraded to a 5-0. I love it. I can get a Trek Fuel 80, 2004 model pretty cheap. Should I get it or just keep ridding my Y.
How would the Fuel 80 compare to the Y.??
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i would go with the fuel
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If you love your old bike then just ride it. The fuel is a much better design but sometimes it's about more than that.
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Originally Posted by OFNAJOE
I have a '98 Trek Y-11 that has been upgraded to a 5-0. I love it. I can get a Trek Fuel 80, 2004 model pretty cheap. Should I get it or just keep ridding my Y.
How would the Fuel 80 compare to the Y.??
Thanks Joe

If you "love it" don't change. I rode a Trek Fuel 70 and thought it was a waste of space. Back in the day, I had ridden a Y-11 and st-120. I thought they were pretty efficient and fun to ride. The forks back then were kinda iffy, but good for the era. You could always check into a more modern fork to soften up the ride a bit.

If you're happy with it...stick with it. The minute I started upgrading my bike...I was never satisfied. I'm always looking for the bigger, better, lighter, faster product now.


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Done put a Stratos pro with lock out and a Marzooci Bomber XC Comp fork on it. It rides great, Guess I will just put some disc brakes on and ride it another 9 years!
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Done put a Stratos pro with lock out and a Marzooci Bomber XC Comp fork on it. It rides great, Guess I will just put some disc brakes on and ride it another 9 years!
thats the way to do it
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Sorry about the darknest and DIRT just got back from some riding.
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