Fuji 2000 2 Diamond Full Suspension Bike

4/5 (3 Reviews)
MSRP : $899.99

Product Description

mountain bike, front & rear suspension, Mountain Mix components, Answer Manitou Magnum, 3.0" travel fork

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Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Greg Austin a Cross Country Rider from Marion, VA, USA

Date Reviewed: September 7, 2000

Strengths:    Name brand front and rear suspension, brakes, transmission, wheels, tires, and post

Weaknesses:    Rear suspension bounces when pedaling fast if damping not adjusted properly

Bottom Line:   
First bike but rides well
Tested up to 45 mph on smooth winding downhill and
30 mph down a narrow trail through the woods - was smooth and stable in both cases. Easy to balance on slow steep hill climbs on shale or loose dirt and gravel. Tires grip well in mud. Brakes got through a near miss with pedestrians when rounding a down hill blind corner at +20 mph.

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Favorite Trail:   Hungry Mother,

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $860.00

Purchased At:   Deans Bikes, Marion VA

Bike Setup:   Stiffend the front and rear suspension after about a month.
Was too soft after I was able to push the bike a little harder into turns.

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Gavin Mortlock a Weekend Warrior from Tauranga, New Zealand

Date Reviewed: July 30, 2000

Strengths:    The price. Great looking bike with good componetry for an entry level machine.

Weaknesses:    Haven't found any as yet. Rear shock could probably do with an upgrade. A bit on the heavy side, but this doesn't hinder the bikes overall performance.Too attractive to my son who now wants to ride it all the time, leaving me to flounder on his hardtail !

Bottom Line:   
Searched for about three months before buying this bike, and for my weekend warrior style of riding this is THE MACHINE. Trialled various alternatives (GT, Kona, Specialized, Norco) prior to purchasing my Fuji, but the value/componetry/performance combination this bike offered couldn't be matched. A recommended entry level full suspension.

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Favorite Trail:   Wherever the wheels take me !

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Similar Products Used:   None - first full suspension bike

Bike Setup:   Stock

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by frank a Weekend Warrior from los banos,calif. usa

Date Reviewed: July 28, 2000

Strengths:    good component mix - plush fork for a cheapie - like the option to install disc brakes

Weaknesses:    Its a bit heavy but what do you expect for the price. Bottom bracket came loose after first ride. No real adjustment for rear shock.

Bottom Line:   
The bike is great haven't really had a chance to do any serious riding but what I have done is good. Only change I would do is put on a fork with at least 4 inches of travel to balance it out. Possible switch to gripshift type shifters and upgrade the brakes.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Similar Products Used:   none first full suspension bike

Bike Setup:   stock except for riser bar.

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