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Old 09-23-2009, 09:08 AM
Bmetz Bmetz is offline
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Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Indiana
Posts: 21
Default Adventures in building my bike

1 bought schwinn link mountain bike from wallyworld $169

2 bought grubee 66cc engine kit from place in van nuys ca. $179 delivered

3 found that frame was too small

4 exchanged for womens frame schwinn tube way too big.

5 returned bike and got money back

6 went to dicks sporting gods and bought diamondback full size frame cruiser with front suspension

7 installed motor kit

8 had chain problems and tensioner in kit was junk.

9 broke chain after 20 min slow riding.

10 bought 41 chain and spring tensioner from tractor supply now works.

11 motor twists slightly need to fabricate better mount

12 not too sure abouth the axle ordering HD axle kit and respoking wheels when axle arrrives

13 replaced 50% of the bolts that came with the kit for good American made ones

14 sparkplug wire not good, replaced with modified chevy sparkplug wire
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