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  1. #1
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    2005 Yeti 575 - Front Fork Replacement

    Not sure exactly where to post this, but figured I'd start here.
    So about a year ago I purchased a used Yeti 575 off a guy I work with. Pretty sure he purchased it new in 2005. Problem now is the front fork is completely shot. Guess he didn't have it serviced as frequently as it should have been.
    I'm not exactly sure what to replace the fork with. Currently has a Fox Float 130mm. Should I replace it with a similar shock? The local shop I usually get work done at quoted me around $800+ for a Fox Float. This sound reasonable?
    I appreciate the help. I am extremely unfamiliar with new bike components and technology. I took a few years off from biking, and am totally lost with what's out there.

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    Yes 800$ is about what a Fox fork goes for,you could get something cheeper from Rock Shox or Manitou. Mybe check ebay or pink bike for something used. Has anyone looked at it and told you it wasn't repairable?

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    Re: 2005 Yeti 575 - Front Fork Replacement

    Ya Fox is very smooth but very pricey. Try Rockshox reba. Very light - performs well.

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