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  1. What makes certain drivetrain components "better" than others?
  2. Snap Noise Carbon Frame
  3. New Bike - 3 bikes I am considering
  4. what are these egg beater things?
  5. Recommend me a comfortable foam/gel saddle
  6. $1K first MTB- overkill?
  7. suntour preload knob replacement
  8. Motobecane vs. GT
  9. Head Set bearings for 1998 breezer tornado - female
  10. Newb question...
  11. hydraition packs
  12. Helmet Concerns Regarding Ventilation
  13. Presta threaded end pump frustrations
  14. Maintenance bible
  15. Air up or Down?
  16. Tire change and back brakes arent working (disc)
  17. Newbie bike
  18. Replace Parts on Cheap Bike with Shimano Deore etc?
  19. how-to help: odi clamps
  20. 26er around $2500
  21. Headset Question
  22. Is there an Ideal cadence for hills
  23. Is this kind of trail normal?
  24. 2009 Trek 6000 - Question??
  25. Building obstacles out of wood 2x4's?
  26. Upgrade strategy (yes another what should I do thread)
  27. Bike choice help
  28. Pedal maintenance question
  29. Another "which bike" thread....opinions please.
  30. Protective gear for beginner-> Girl!
  31. What happened to the ball bearing clicking sound?
  32. 5'11 and a 17.5 in frame?
  33. Best 3x8 Shifter
  34. To build or not to build……
  35. To build or not to build, that is my question...
  36. Knee pain and foot position on platform pedals
  37. Groupset in Mamba Gary Fisher 29?
  38. Fork and shock setup for technical parts
  39. How to leave feedback?
  40. "which bike" thread-Trek Mamba or Cannondale SL3
  41. Second Bike
  42. Help Diagnosing Drivetrain Issue
  43. Your thoughts on handlebar extensions?
  44. Installing front and rear derailleurs - cable tension question
  45. Can tubes deflate if the bike has been left out in the heat all day?
  46. Easton Haven Carbon handlebars - problem or cosmetic issue?
  47. How to determine if your chain is worn out?
  48. Tire tube
  49. Seat height: Road v. MTB
  50. $10 beginner mechanic stand
  51. Seeking further advice
  52. Frame size - am I asking the right questions?
  53. 3x10 conversion?
  54. Need some opininions on this bike!
  55. Guidance on 4 bikes
  56. Need Help on Some Bikes Stuff...
  57. Purchasing 2012 Giant Revel
  58. When there are no trails
  59. Single speed rigid for first bike?
  60. Best tool to cut derailleur cable housing
  61. Ride, sorta yesterday. Cape Kiwanda Oregon
  62. Maintenance after riding in rain
  63. My Bike vs my maybe new bike
  64. Me vs The Deraileur Part 10
  65. Front Fork ?
  66. 2005 Marin B17
  67. '09 rockhopper. Need new wheels. Will any 26" x 2" work?
  68. Stan's Rim Strip Width ??
  69. Newb Questions about RD and drivetrains
  70. Stand over and General Bike Fit.
  71. Riding with bent wheel?
  72. whats a good 1x8 setup that will still allow good uphill pedaling?
  73. Clipless VS Platform pedals?
  74. Noobie looking for first mtn bike advice
  75. noob question about gear changing.
  76. figuring bolt hole pattern on m311 for dual ring bash
  77. Need help with my very first bike purchase.
  78. Slipping off pedals
  79. Disc Rotor replacement
  80. Difference between these shimano XTR disc brakes?
  81. Getting rid of bad thoughts...
  82. Feeling something strange when peddling
  83. Do Shimano Deore XT 3x shifters exist?
  84. Good Buy?
  85. Replacing bent chain ring
  86. Up / Down play in fork
  87. Both tires are now flat... Need help please.
  88. What bike should I get queston (million and 1st time)
  89. Brake Line Routing
  90. The dreaded "Which bike?" question
  91. Haro Rebuild
  92. What do I need to complete my bike?
  93. Regret going clipless?
  94. New to mtn biking
  95. slow leak tubeless...
  96. Easiest and CHEAPEST way to go 1x9
  97. Bought a new bike.....few questions
  98. Turning my bike into a 1X8
  99. Ditching Bike During Crash?
  100. Hand pain.
  101. not me but my friend....bleeding lol
  102. Less rolling resistance than Nevegals but decent traction in loose terrain?
  103. Need some rims suggestions..
  104. Trying to decide on first bike!
  105. Delete?
  106. Looking to get back in to mountain biking
  107. First Bike purchase after deployment, about 4 1/2 more months. Lots of questions to a
  108. Creaking and popping while pedaling
  109. The Chills
  110. Better bang for the buck
  111. First Real Trail Ride
  112. PLZ HELP! Is my brake cable fraying?
  113. About to get back into riding and looking for advice.
  114. Chain Slipping (new pics of cassette and rings)
  115. Q: How to deal with ruts and how to crash
  116. Easier way to put front tire on with hydro brakes and quick release?
  117. Debranding the frame.
  118. Trek 3700, Cannondale Trail 6, or Jamis Trail X2?
  119. 26er's out in 5 years
  120. Tire Rub
  121. Why you should wear a helmet
  122. ? for the MTB'ers living in an Apartment
  123. 2010 specialized myka sport
  124. Tire direction
  125. need a better bike. opinions please
  126. anyone have any jumping tips?
  127. Shifter Deraileur upgrades
  128. 2011 Rockhopper Comp 29er for 2003 TREK Fuel 80?
  129. 1999 GT Avalache... scrap or rebuild?
  130. Back into Bikes rebuild
  131. kona mahuna 29er vs specialized hardrock29er
  132. Back into biking- Rebuild question.....
  133. Stem change- torque for the fork cap?
  134. Is it ok to hang my bike like this?
  135. How should I deal with my LBS? Tire problem
  136. Do you mark your way out of the woods?
  137. What should I look for when buying new flat pedals and hand grips?
  138. Brake differences and benefits
  139. Gaining back confidence while going downhill
  140. 7 speed crankset?
  141. Pump Track Newbie - with video
  142. Need a tube that doesn't puncture easily.
  143. Need some help..
  144. Buyers remorse?
  145. 2-day Skills Clinic with Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance, Shaums March & Kat Sweet!
  146. Bought a 2011 Trek Gary Fisher Cobia
  147. $2500 bike from the 90's, good value today?
  148. Bikes Direct/ What Bike To Choose
  149. drop post
  150. Buying a bike
  151. Full Suspension Mountain Bike Frame for short guys
  152. BAMF Bikes
  153. Pulled a trigger on a bike today- Trek 4900
  154. 2008 Stumpjumper FSR expert
  155. Is 2012 Hardrock worth upgrading?
  156. Learning biking techniques and skills
  157. Just Got My New Bike!!
  158. need help picking a fork
  159. Motorcycle racer to try XC bicycle racing
  160. Stop the music! squealing front brakes
  161. New Member Saying Hello From E.Washington
  162. Recommended Tire Pressure
  163. Help: Trek Mamba 29er vs Trek 4900
  164. Newbie question
  165. Help Me Decide on New/First Bike
  166. I've got 2 hrs to make up my mind
  167. Which headset for 1.5" headtube?
  168. Bike recommendations? budget ~$2000
  169. What did You do today on your mountain bike?
  170. Advice on how to start racing enduro/super d
  171. SRAM S800 crankarm removal?
  172. Thoughts on used orbea 26 FS vs. 29 HT?
  173. Rock Shox Recon silver vs. (stock) RST Gila pro
  174. Gap between crank and pedal
  175. Good water bottle holders?
  176. Before buying, get your bike properly fit
  177. Frame size for a 5'3" boy?
  178. What are the cons of a large bike?
  179. Fork upgrade, to much travel??
  180. Few questions from a Newbie
  181. New, choices and Marlin vs. Sportdisc - and more?
  182. Cannondale SL 3 2011 or Felt Q620 2011
  183. LBS cost of switching frames and components
  184. Trek Cobia to hybrid conversion
  185. Question about my fork.
  186. What can I do to make this bike "smaller"
  187. Brake Upgrade
  188. possible to make adjustment to CB pedal
  189. GIANT boulder se.
  190. Help with choosing an entry level bike.
  191. Fork suggestions <£350 please
  192. New MTBike Suggestions
  193. Opinions Wanted - First real MTB
  194. 2x10 - do you still need to watch crossing chain?
  195. 1st solo mtb ride and...
  196. Brake Setup large vs small
  197. About to buy my first bike, Jamis x2 or specialized hardrock?
  198. Odd shifting question
  199. Another First MTB thread????
  200. Mountain bike to road bike
  201. This a good buy from craigslist guys?
  202. Saddle Shifting Backwards
  203. How would you approach this situation?
  204. Going from SRAM derailleur to Shimano
  205. spoke life
  206. Used Trek 800 Sport (mtrail) General advise for a Noob
  207. 2x9 project here I come!
  208. Tektro Novela Brake Caliber Bolts Stuck (Dawes Haymaker 1200)
  209. Ellsworth Isis
  210. Short Steep Climb
  211. Faceplant
  212. 29er HT vs 26er FS
  213. What components are more important when purchasing new FS bike
  214. Bike Computer
  215. Need advise on preventing bike from bucking on rock gardens
  216. Best bikes for $600
  217. Cleaning
  218. Giant Rincon
  219. THOMSON Seatpost Collar
  220. Help w/ Snapped Bolt on New Stem
  221. Replacing forks for carbon
  222. Should I get this singlespeed?
  223. Camelback Consigliere vs Hydrapak Selva? Help!
  224. First ride clip less today!
  225. cardio and endurance
  226. Which flat pedal to purchase?
  227. New Purchase arrived , Crankset seems "off" ?
  228. First time OTB today
  229. Newcomer
  230. Beginner's maintenance questions
  231. My New Bike
  232. Balancing At A Standstill?
  233. Am I going to get wrecked riding this in whistler?
  234. Decent MTB fork for $60?
  235. Am I falling wrong?
  236. Plastic cover piece
  237. is this trek a good price
  238. I think I've been an idiot, please clarify.
  239. Broke several teeth on my crank? What to replace it with?
  240. Frames 101
  241. suntour xct v3 fork for rocky mountain vertex?
  242. help. im loosing my mind!
  243. Solid entry level bike for under $400?
  244. Does this fork exist
  245. lbs
  246. Pros and cons between being clipped into the bike and clip less?
  247. Lots of changes I the last 8 years. Why?
  248. How do I remove 20QR?
  249. Brand new 2009 rockhopper
  250. Is this a good deal for a First Bike?