Thread: $ cheap huffy ?
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Old 02-04-2012, 11:33 PM
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Default Re: $ cheap huffy ?

Originally Posted by robbomberbomyea View Post
bought brand new huffy for cheap price "the cranbrook". 85 bucks. turns out not just cheap but cheap crap. first opened box to find crank arm shoved into spokes and had bent two spokes. hats off to customer service, they sent new rim out no prob. paint on frame, fenders and rims shabby to say the least. both rims need trued, $40. bearings in bike have very little to no grease, $25. upholstery on seat comming off, $10. so my cheap bike has cost me $160. huffy has never been top of the line, but when you buy new you expect better quality. not sure if i should put motor on it or cut my loses and put a for sale sign on it. wanted to turn it for fast buck, now im stuck with lame duck. oh well lesson learned.
I fixed all the stuff you found wrong myself, and all it cost me was the price of a spoke wrench. I allready had the grease, and I simply discardred the crappy fenders. The seat, oh well they're sorta dispensable like tires.
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