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Old 01-09-2013, 05:57 AM   #844
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Originally Posted by drgunther View Post
Might've gotten a bit lost in the past pages. ;)

"How much (and what) maintenance does the bike get every day? We know that Lyndon is super prepared for this and that he's been picking the bike apart time and time again and made sure that everything is at its top performance - how much does this pay off during the race? I'm guessing we're talking about changing oil and air filters at the minimum (and reattaching the nav tower every third day ;), but what else?

I'd also be interested in knowing how the amount of maintenance compares to other competitors (both elite and super amateur)."
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