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  1. Bike identifacation
  2. Information Overload
  3. Wassa
  4. When to keep upgrading vs. shopping for a whole new ride
  5. Where do I ask questions regards upgrading forks?
  6. New to MTB and embarrassed aby a lack of knowledge? Don't be
  7. Noob on the site, not on a bike. Build help would be nice though
  8. Noob!
  9. Conditioning tips?
  10. Upgrade time
  11. Upgrade or Buy new?
  12. Newb looking for FS bike
  13. First timer here
  14. New guy introduction and the things I learned on my first ride.
  15. Find myself half pedaling uphill rock gardens
  16. Buying First Bike Used
  17. Compatibility issues
  18. Setting your suspendsion too fast concequencies
  19. New bike, Not sure
  20. help with new bike
  21. 2016 trek slash 9.8 vs 2015 intense spider 29c vs yt jeffsy 29 al one
  22. Going to try flat pedals after 25+ years on clipless
  23. Should I go clipless?
  24. Questions for LBS - first visit back with new bike
  25. Bike for College?
  26. Thoughts / questions after my first 2 singletrack rides
  27. Help with New Bike Decision
  28. would like to start mtb.
  29. Fixin to buy a new bike!
  30. Trying to ID this bike
  31. First Full Suspension bike...???
  32. Want to put new thru axle in Carbon Fork
  33. What's a good way to practice technical uphills, without riding technical uphills?
  34. What to do at LBS when picking up new bike?
  35. Noob advice for replacement/upgrade parts on used junk bike
  36. Hi all, 2015 trek 3500 or new merax finiss ?
  37. Standing and pedalling technique w/ full suspension bike
  38. new guy advice
  39. Is an old 99' Kona Cinder Cone worth $120
  40. Yup- gonna ask: Tubeless Ready tires, Can I tube em?
  41. How long did it take you to become a well-rounded rider?
  42. What type of bike should I buy?(I'm sure this been asked a million times)
  43. Flat tubes caused by heat?
  44. GF Genesis 2.0
  45. what should i buy
  46. MTB Seat for L5-S1 Issues?
  47. FRANKENbike needs help with tires/rims
  48. Why didn't you tell me
  49. Crankset selection
  50. Newb: Giant Talon 29r
  51. This normal for a tire?
  52. Riding with Music?
  53. 2008 Rush Carbon New Fork
  54. Just went from 26" to 29", not sure how I feel...
  55. Different ratios on Trek 820
  56. First bike questions
  57. First "real" bike. Hope I don't regret it!
  58. Lower back pain after riding for awhile
  59. Thoughts on SC 5010
  60. Setting up suspension
  61. Riding narrow deep rutted singletrack tips
  62. Bike Fit
  63. 2nd race was killer
  64. Problem after replacing chain
  65. Hands hurting after brake technique change.
  66. Need recommendation on a new bike
  67. another quickie question
  68. Do you pay online listed price for a new bike?
  69. If you could only have 2 bikes...
  70. Headset spacer question with pic
  71. Hi guys I'm new again, what more should I be doing?
  72. Keep components or change for new build?
  73. Just got a 2011 Trek Fuel EX 9.9 - LOTS of questions and help, please...
  74. Looking for first high end MTB
  75. Tips for taking my wife on first ride?
  76. Johnson's or ?
  77. Found a Schwinn Homegrown FS
  78. X-Cal 7 vs Talon 2 can't decide....
  79. 2011 rockhopper expert vs new motor 400ht
  80. 640mm bars?
  81. No Idea what I did wrong
  82. 29" vs 27.5+ trail hardtail
  83. Best $700 first hardtail?
  84. Give your Opinion of this Totally Cool Bike
  85. are droppers worth it?
  86. Should I re-thread my crank arms or just buy new cranks ?
  87. Cornering in loose over hardpack
  88. Fork/Spec on a new mountain bike
  89. Noob 1x10 questions
  90. Switching from 1 wheel to 2 wheels!
  91. Buying First full suspension bike
  92. Son Looking For A New Bike
  93. Broken derailleur
  94. 1X setup on 2X crank
  95. HELPPPPP to choose budget trail bike
  96. Looking to go 1x10 or 1x11 on my Trek X-Caliber
  97. XC/Trail Bike
  98. Local Mountain Bike Tutor in NYC
  99. New Bike for Son
  100. So what to do with this old - --> new bike
  101. SE Bikes Big Mountain 2.0 29er
  102. Fitting to frame
  103. Scott Aspect series
  104. Rockhopper Sport for an entry-level 29er hardtail??
  105. Check your bolts!
  106. 2017 specialized pitch sport
  107. Looking for advice...
  108. Top Tube Length & Stem Length
  109. Wheel Swap questions
  110. Need help with my groupset upgrade (bb)
  111. What upgrade(s) would help me in climbs?
  112. Quick Single Speed Chain Type Question..
  113. Trouble deciding on what to get.
  114. Giant Fathom 2 vs Giant Talon 2 vs Felt Surplus70
  115. Perpetually Lost
  116. Dropper post recommendations
  117. Hey everyone I'm a noob with some questions.
  118. Howdy Folks !
  119. First full suspension
  120. Buying a used bike, need help with choices, links included
  121. saddle recommendations for da ladies
  122. Mental Block
  123. 1998 Trek 8000 SL
  124. Helmet advice for new riders
  125. New Member Saying Hello!
  126. Dieting advice?
  127. Sizing help needed asap
  128. Buying an old bike
  129. brake questions--twang and play
  130. Which MTB to buy?
  131. Bike reco's for a returning rider
  132. hydraulic brakes - bleeding , pad replace . technique
  133. Noobie
  134. Is hanging bikes from tires bad?
  135. Correct riding position on road bike
  136. Difference between trainers?
  137. Racing bike
  138. Used Bike Prices - Jamis Dakota Elite
  139. Just Getting into the Sport
  140. Iron Horse and assembling your own bike
  141. Chain guard & larger rotors for enduro?
  142. Entry Level Full Suspension
  143. Urban "Mountain" Biking?
  144. New bike fit issues
  145. Building Fitness
  146. 2016 Jamis Trail X Sport 515$?
  147. Turning an mtb 29er into a touring bike
  148. Turning an mtb 29er into a touring bike
  149. What bike carrier should I consider for frequent short hops?
  150. Common shifting problem for 7-speed freewheels and Shimano shifters
  151. When/where for clearance sales?
  152. First DH bike need help
  153. How much does your bike weigh and what is your speed?
  154. fork on a scott 950 29er hardtail upgrade question
  155. How do I tell one derailleur from another?
  156. Ideal PSI?
  157. Hardtail for beginner?
  158. Bike Buying Advice
  159. What wheel size, brakes to choose?
  160. What bike should i choose?
  161. Last major question for you guys, I think I've narrowed it down (suggestions wanted)
  162. Looking for upgrades
  163. norco rampage 2005 question
  164. Chain crossing in enduro with single front ring?
  165. Looking for a mountain bike
  166. Just got my first 29er.
  167. how do you deal with the bugs
  168. Haven't done any biking in about 30 years ready to get back in
  169. Clicking sound when I'm pedaling?
  170. Who's upgraded their bike greatly? Worth it?
  171. Can't decide on a bike
  172. Drivetrain cleaning after a muddy ride
  173. Hydraulic vs. mechanical brakes on downhill switchbacks
  174. Giant roam 1 vs Cannondale Trail 4
  175. New to this world. Confused. Tired. Annoyed
  176. $2k budget, size XL 29/27.5+ FS
  177. Overbiked? & Enduro has to do what a DH can do?
  178. Help me decide, option overload!
  179. Derailleur clutch position
  180. Looking to upgrade from the oldy but goody
  181. Choosing my first MTB (hardtail)
  182. Air Fork/ coil confusion
  183. 2015/ 16 Trek Marlin 5 zoom rear brake caliper
  184. Is it too early to look into a new saddle?
  185. Best gear straps for rear cargo rack?
  186. 2017 camber
  187. Beginner Fork Upgrade
  188. Fox Transfer Dropper - Saddle wiggle normal?
  189. First MTB help [UPDATE: Got a used 2017 Giant Talon 2]
  190. Another new guy checking in!
  191. Newbie here, saying hello.
  192. Seeking Advice...
  193. Greetings from Japan!
  194. Help - buying used, good price?
  195. Decending speed
  196. Chain rubbing on 3.0 tire Turner Sultan Conversion
  197. 2014 Stumpy Comp
  198. New bike need advice don't know much
  199. Single vs dual and FS vs fork only
  200. dropper post operation (eThirteen TRS)
  201. Unisex vs Male all mountain-enduro?
  202. Help a newbie, 2 x 10 - do I need to worry about cross-chaining?
  203. technique Q: tight S-turns
  204. presta valve core fail
  205. Rookie question about weight? how heavy is your bike?
  206. Bottle cage
  207. Swapping out almost entire groupset on my bike - Need additional eyes and experience!
  208. Super Noob bike for wife--finally, a setup that works!
  209. Wife seeking beginner road bike
  210. Best-case front derailleur range
  211. Bike Help
  212. Mtb clinic or workshop in NY area
  213. New Stem, handlebar for my bike, which specs?.
  214. Looking to upgrade components on my GT Marathon 2.0, need some recommendations!
  215. What Bike Components Should a New Mountain Biker Consider for 1st Bike
  216. Finally bought a full suspension bike!
  217. 1x11 and 27.5
  218. Suggestions for a Multitool
  219. New Bike... Fathom vs X-Calibre
  220. Tubeless conversion
  221. Advice for first hybrid!
  222. 1st unofficial bike check-up since new ....
  223. First bike esentials
  224. Suggestions for Dropper Post for Hardtail?
  225. Need new forks... Help!
  226. Specialized riprock 20 coaster vs Trek precaliber 20 6 speed
  227. Cannondale mtb for sale
  228. New Bike help me choose!
  229. would plus size tire fit?
  230. For me, 2017 Starts with a bang
  231. 2017 Giant Trance Advanced 2 Suspensions
  232. What Type Of Bike Do I Need For The Terrain I Ride?
  233. Pulling a kid carrier
  234. Changing suspension on 2012 Specialized Stumpjumper Expert Carbon EVO
  235. Commencal Bike
  236. cable rub damage
  237. New to this world and need some new bike advice!
  238. Looking for Advice in Bike Selections
  239. Scott cycles
  240. Forever a noob
  241. Done with hydro pack , how do you bring water
  242. Suggestions for new hybrid bike
  243. I always crash to the right side - mental or muscle?
  244. Camber carbon comp 2017 with 650b
  245. New bike
  246. Ideas for first/New Bike
  247. Sizing/Recommendations for beginner?
  248. Help with sustaining a long manual!
  249. New to me S-Works, need tires.
  250. Bike advise giant trance 2 or santa cruz tallboy