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Old 02-03-2009, 01:46 PM
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Default Re: Need Buying Advice.

Before offering too much in the way of advice you probably should know a few facts first.
Are you a proficient bicycle rider? That, I would feel to be important. These motor assisted bikes are fun but require a certain degree of mechanical ability to maintain and keep them running. They are not actually intended for reliable daily transportation but more as a novelty item for the tinkerer. There are people who use them daily but they generaly possess some mechanical skills and without those skills a motor assisted bicycle or MB, could quickly become a financial burdon if the owner was forced rely on outside help to repair and maintain the bike. This being said and if you're still serious about getting into this wonderful quirky past time, I would suggest you read some of the primary information offered here directed mainly at the newcomer. There are dealers who sell ready-to-ride bikes, some are advertisers on this forum. Spookytooth being one which has already been suggested and there are others. A Florida company you might check out is called Five Flags Motor Bikes. I do not have a link for them but they should be easy enough to locate.
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