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carbon fiber bikessatin
Apr 17, 2003 4:40 AM
does any one have an older carbon fiber kestrel bike say four years or older? have you had any troubles with it ?
You might want to try this question on the General boardDave Hickey
Apr 17, 2003 7:18 AM
4 years old is not really retro.
crackkkkk.....wspokes
Apr 18, 2003 3:56 AM
I wouldn't say problems, Kestrel has always been good about taking them back and REPAIRING about 3/4 of the frames they sell. They crack in several areas, very common on the older models. By the seat binder and behind the seat tube and a few other areas. I remember sending them back for customers when we had the shop. They reminded me of Klein. always willing to repair and almost always needing repair at some point.