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Old 01-17-2012, 12:41 AM
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Default Re: Freezing brake and throttle lines!

As was mentioned above, it's best to keep the bike in a sheltered enclosure when not in use. Any place where rain or snow won't fall on it. Next best is a bike cover or a well strapped tarp.
I keep realizing how lucky I am to have a small, but solid, windowless shed with a steel door and a reliable door lock. My bike almost never sees rain, let alone snow.
I still do my pre-ride checklist though.

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