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Trek – Bontrager TLR wheels -> quality =???

I have been writing about the shitty quality Luxury brands like Trek and Bontrager deliver. https://nyuwa.wordpress.com/2016/08/30/trek-bikes-quality/ https://nyuwa.wordpress.com/2016/09/19/trek-bikes-quality-2/ https://nyuwa.wordpress.com/2016/09/30/chinese-quality-fight-back/ https://nyuwa.wordpress.com/2016/10/28/trek-quality-3/ https://nyuwa.wordpress.com/2016/11/22/trek-%e5%93%81%e8%b3%aa%ef%bc%9f/  (in Japanese) Just for those whose think about buying Trek bikes and/or Bontrager wheels. The picture shows one spoke of … Continue reading

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Trek quality (3)

I wrote about this before. After Trek replaced practically all metal parts on the bike, it took about 20 DAYS until the rust showed up exactly like before. The promised (?) upgrade to “better” parts did not happen. I spoke … Continue reading

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Trek bikes & quality

Last month my four children pooled some money and bought me a new Trek FX 7.7 bicycle for my 60th birthday. That is because the “60th” birthday is based on Buddhistic concepts something very special here in Japan, but I … Continue reading

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Global warming – rich people just don’t care

The picture(s) were taken maybe three weeks ago. We had very nice and pleasantly warm weather. Not even the Japanese people were complaining about it, ant THAT is remarkable! Across the street from my clinic TWO deluxe cars were stopping, … Continue reading

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