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  1. free hub issue
  2. New bike is too easy to pedal - what to do?
  3. New bike, and thanks everybody!
  4. Can't clip in.
  5. Cannondale CAAD 8 (Beginner)
  6. Do dropper posts have suspension?
  7. Are women's bikes okay for a guy?
  8. Please assist a Carbon Frame Noob
  9. Sram x1 1400 gxp crankset - what BB?
  10. New MTBer - Help with buying new tires
  11. Suntour XCT Upgrade?
  12. Buying a replacement frame.
  13. What components should i upgrade/replace 2010 Felt Q620 27.5
  14. Effect of seat position on pedaling? - Selecting stem length?
  15. Bike choice
  16. Which drivetrain is really needed for mountain biking?
  17. I need help with my GF Marlin.
  18. Is bird a reputable name?
  19. Saddle Adjustment Question
  20. New Bike Advice
  21. Where to talk technique?
  22. 2011 rockhopper comp???
  23. NEED HELP! Conversion to 1x...?
  24. 29 vs 27.5 plus vs fattie
  25. 2012 Jamis X3, good first mtb?
  26. ignore thread
  27. Choosing a bike should be fun
  28. Transporting Bike with Hydraulic Brakes...
  29. Riding mtb bike on the road?
  30. Would this be a good choice?
  31. How does this Jamis bike measure up?
  32. Wide bars better and why
  33. Sticking inside foot inside when doing turns
  34. broken fifth metatarsal - better foot protection? Other advice?
  35. Compair Cannondale Trail 3 to DB OverDrive Comp
  36. New from Wisconsin
  37. Good bike models to grow into...?
  38. New rider looking for direction
  39. Tall guy - which size?
  40. What MTB fork to buy?
  41. My Wife finally getting out again...
  42. Tricky Switchback
  43. Atroz comp or Overdrive comp
  44. Diamondback Trace Dual sport?
  45. Number of gears needed - on/off road use?
  46. Opinion Poll: Specialized Rockhopper Comp V. Expert
  47. Horns?
  48. '87 Schwinn Cimarron
  49. Race Tracker?
  50. Advice needed with around $1k to spend?
  51. Help! Rebuilding childhood bike
  52. Adamant Hydro H 7 (ever hear of it?)
  53. Demo Bike
  54. First new bike in 15 years - Giant Talon 2 or 3?
  55. Diy chain guide/chain tension
  56. 2012 Trek Fuel EX8?
  57. Enthusiastic beginner looking for first rig advice...
  58. C'dale Lefty missing the blue blow off knob...how do you fix that sucker?
  59. Is This A Good Deal?
  60. First bike (in 13 years) from the Diamondback lineup- thoughts?
  61. Dropper Post Fitness
  62. Hello new rider from Elk River, MN looking for input on getting started.
  63. Help a beginner choose a bike
  64. Advice on choosing between three bikes
  65. New Tires? What do you think?
  66. Used Trek Full Suspension or New Diamondback Hardtail?
  67. Would This Be A Cost Effective/Worthwhile Upgrade?
  68. Bike Comparison - X-Caliber 8 vs Mason Trail
  69. Seeking help with handlebar position
  70. 2 speed chain rings think they are a 3 speed?
  71. Flats or clipless for me?
  72. Kona Stinky and Brakes...
  73. Was this a good buy?
  74. Time to buy a new bike
  75. Worth replacing chain or not?
  76. How Does This Bike Compare To Mine?
  77. Shimano Shadow vs Shadow Plus
  78. Looking for a new 80-90% road bike and 10-20% off-pavement flexibility
  79. Bike Sizing Woes
  80. Frame size vs Tire Size bike fitting
  81. Descending through light chunk
  82. Is my 18" diamondback axis too small? (6 feet tall)
  83. Extra junk on bike
  84. Need help deciding between two bikes
  85. First bike.. is $520 a good price for Talus 29 Comp 2014?
  86. Chuck Bikes
  87. Bike Comparison and advice for a newb
  88. LBS taking forever to receive part.
  89. Advice on new bike options
  90. help me get the most out of my money
  91. Trek 800 sport worth...?
  92. Riding My 2016 Trek X-Caliber 7
  93. Bike Recommendation
  94. How to navigate sharp hairping/switchbacks???
  95. Used full suspension bikes: Jamis Dakar vs Santa Cruz Hekler
  96. Front suspension question
  97. real wheel off center after spoke replacement and true'ing
  98. Used 2016 Scott Spark 750 vs brand new 2017 Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt 710?
  99. question about saddle bag
  100. brakes worth upgrading?
  101. New bike advice
  102. First MTB: Polygon Siskiu D8 vs Lapierre Raid FX plus
  103. Which gets your vote?
  104. Riding at night
  105. query on changing wheels - hydraulic brakes
  106. Mtb wear over time
  107. Hub replacement sizing?
  108. New To MTB and need Help On Bike
  109. First Bike - What Upgrades
  110. Did I screw up?
  111. Need some help. New to mtb. Mind blown.
  112. New to MTB fit. What length stem to start with?
  113. dirt jump -> endo on head
  114. First bike dilemma
  115. Anyone have experience with BikeDirect on line?
  116. Help me upgrade a 2007 Trek 6000
  117. Comparison
  118. First FS comparison
  119. Velocare extended warranty / maintenance plan
  120. New to mnt biking
  121. First Real Bike and Cost Creep
  122. Does this sound right?
  123. Buying a new hard tail bike, would love your inputs
  124. Specialized Enduro 130 vs FSR XC Comp
  125. Basic Brake Question- Lose of Brake Power?
  126. Rockshocks reverb hose broke.
  127. Lighter/smaller men on women's specific bikes
  128. Need Help deciding
  129. Shorter Stem Question
  130. need help choosing again, mtb around $300
  131. Can we do better than a GT Karakoram Elite for $600...
  132. just a quick which bike thread
  133. FS Question
  134. Am I crazy?
  135. Trying to decide on new mountain bike.
  136. Used Gary Fisher Hoo Koo and Mega Cavern
  137. 27.5+ For a first MTB?
  138. Another question on Hardtail vs. Full suspension
  139. New and fixing up an old bike - wheel questions
  140. Well second bike in first month into the sport!!
  141. Why do I keep tripping over my bike?
  142. Thought's on buying first FS
  143. How far can I push my bike
  144. Soar knee
  145. Problem with chain line?
  146. I bought my first mountain bike - 2004 Trek Fuel 100
  147. Putting together a 29er. Have hit a snag when installing internal shifter cable
  148. What makes a bike a good climber?
  149. Looking for a mountain Bike
  150. Newbie needs help with a used bike
  151. Craigslist find - Trek Fuel 100
  152. Suggestion on Women's 2x10 Disc HT w/ 650B or 29er?
  153. Which bike question...again
  154. What ya'll think craigslist ad
  155. Looking at Pin Pedals?
  156. Buying my first bike
  157. Camel back vs generic (after taste and maintenance)?
  158. Suggestions on clipless shoes?
  159. good portable speaker.
  160. Newbie from Virginia
  161. fat bike, fat man, needs a saddle
  162. Online vs local bike shop
  163. Need help evaluating a CL ad on a 2008 Titus racer x carbon
  164. a few questions about my bike
  165. First bike in 30 years. I need help choosing!!!
  166. New to this!!
  167. Chain/component cleaning
  168. Possible Sticky: Walmart Bikes for MTB
  169. clicking/ticking noise
  170. Need an expert opinion on my purchase
  171. converting a 3x9 to a 1x9
  172. Specialized Camber
  173. The addiction is real
  174. Tips on handling drops and sudden climbs
  175. heading in the right direction?
  176. Improving my stability on slow uphill grinds
  177. Pedal in the Pines Video
  178. Midlife return to MTB
  179. First Bike Build.. Please check my tools before i spend $$$
  180. Need help picking my first mountain bike
  181. Tube on Tubeless tires..confused..
  182. Bike America online site trusty or not?
  183. What bike would you recommend?
  184. Noob - Cannondale Quick 4 or Quick Speed 2 vs. Trek 7.3 fx
  185. Pie Plate
  186. Degreaser?
  187. safety first!!
  188. upgrades
  189. TubeLess Ready?
  190. Is this a good deal?
  191. Selling a bike
  192. Suggestions for future-proofing amidst changing standards?
  193. New to sport experience at bike shop not good... need help
  194. 2016 Scott Aspect 750
  195. 2016 Scott Aspect 750
  196. Help! Medium or large hardtail for 5'10?
  197. Help Indentifying this Specialized Stumpjumper?
  198. gt verb sizing help needed !!!
  199. New buyers advice! TREK MARLIN 5
  200. Noob question about dented rims
  201. Noob question about Clement Xplor MSO tires
  202. Which side does fixed bearing cup go?
  203. Trek Superfly 7 vs KHS Sixfifty Team Carbon 27.5 for XC RACING
  204. Need a bike for roads and gravel....all hybrids with a suspension fork!?
  205. Issues with Rockshox Dampening and SRAM
  206. used Bike help please
  207. Is there a disadvantage to clutch rear derailleur?
  208. First Real Bike Help
  209. possible couterfeit suntour epixon purchased on amizon
  210. 2016 Giant Talon 27.5 4 vs 2016 GT Avalanche Comp
  211. Question on women's bikes
  212. "Oil when the chain makes noise"... Which noise?
  213. Back gears
  214. WTH am I doing wrong w/my QR
  215. Cannondale Trail 6 vs Catylist 1 vs Giant
  216. Tips on Climbing Steep, Rocky, Techincal Hills
  217. I Spec Saint Shifter Compatibility
  218. Cannondale F-Si Alloy 3 vs Trek Superfly 5
  219. Told bike wasn't worth upgrading.
  220. Purchased my first new bike!
  221. Heading to LBS...entry-level Haro, Raleigh, GT, or Schwinn?
  222. Making a Favor!
  223. What Bike to Buy
  224. Advice on first "real" MTB purchase
  225. Convert cruiser/mtb to full mtb?
  226. First bikes, what will these handle
  227. switchbacks, jumps, and berms, oh my!
  228. Opinions needed regarding Ghost Kato 3 and Cannondale Trail 4
  229. Hardtail or FS for semi beginner?
  230. Complete Novice!
  231. Tall Guy Question
  232. Is there a difference between singletrack and endero riding?
  233. Berms - How to ride them
  234. Back to MTB'ing after 15ish years- overwhelmed with all the different options.
  235. Polygon bikes
  236. Can't find replacement cones/axle for my Shimano FH-M530.
  237. Bike for Wife
  238. looking to pick one of these up
  239. Tubeless dilemma
  240. Trek vs Specialized vs GT vs Giant Vs....Diamondback?
  241. please close/delete
  242. Decisions decisions!!!
  243. Shoes and clipless pedals
  244. Should I change my setup to rigid to help get over technical trail features?
  245. Bike Alignment (and a few other newb questions)
  246. Not sure what to look for on my first real bike purchase
  247. Time to upgrade?
  248. Does anyone else have gloves with smartphone fingers?
  249. Padding Advice- broken clavicle
  250. How to convince wife on new bike purchase?