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Old 03-02-19, 05:44 AM
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The noted freeze-thaw cycle is the notorious cause in Michigan, but potholes occur in places that never see freezing temps as well.

What are potholes and what do the cause
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Old 03-02-19, 08:34 AM
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I don't think that the roads in San Diego are that bad. Also I agree that having gatorskins on those wheels is a sin! Get some poor weather/poor condition wheels that you can put those gatorskins on, and put some fast tires on the Corimas.
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Old 03-02-19, 08:48 AM
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Absolutely fantastic! enjoy the miles!
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Originally Posted by oldnslow2 View Post
Potholes are caused by water seeping into cracks in the pavement, then it freezes at night and heaves chunks of pavement out.

I didn't know it rained that much of temps went below freezing there.
We've been getting a ton of rain the last few months. Roads all over San Diego are in very bad shape. The city cant even keep up with all the repairs!

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Old 03-13-19, 11:37 AM
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Originally Posted by joelcool View Post
LOVE it. I had a Look 566 for 20k miles and looked at the 795 (aero is sick!) and 765 but ended up with a different bike, there's no Look dealers anywhere near me. Where did you get yours?
Revolution Bikes in Solana Beach, Ca.

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Originally Posted by Bluebatmobile View Post
Those Vittoria tires durable?
As durable as any other tire. It is supposed to have a stiffer sidewall and more durable compound, a winter commuter type tire.

Seriously, the bike is likely limited by the tires. You might find it to be a completely different ride with light, supple, grippy rubber.

Then again you might get spoiled so don't blame me.
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Old 03-14-19, 12:42 PM
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that is one fine ride.
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Old 03-14-19, 12:45 PM
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Looks very smart
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Old 03-14-19, 03:57 PM
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Looks like a fancy and fast uberbike
im just guessing not cheap?
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