Mongoose Meteore Team XC Hardtail

4.5/5 (2 Reviews)


Product Description

  • X.9 Trigger Shifters
  • 27-Speed Drivetrain
  • 7 Hydraulic Disc Brakes
  • SDG I-Beam Saddle


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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Rupert Pohl a Cross Country Rider from Pretoria, Gauteng, RSA

Date Reviewed: July 13, 2006

Strengths:    Very light, very good components. The Shifters and Shock are great!

Weaknesses:    None thus far. Will keep an eye on the I-beam - have heard complaints about it.

Bottom Line:   
Race ready bike with very good response on acceleration nd steering input.

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Favorite Trail:   Fountains Valley

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Purchased At:   Grant Cycles Centurion

Similar Products Used:   Mongoose Tyax super

Bike Setup:   Standard. No changes yet except for SRAM golden link installed in chain.

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by James Yeo a Cross Country Rider from London, UK

Date Reviewed: February 27, 2006

Strengths:    Excellent components except seat and post!

Weaknesses:    The i seat post and seat combo. Repalce ASAP as it continually comes loose on rides.

Bottom Line:   
A good all round bike. Swapped out pedals and changing to riser bars makes a world of difference to ride and comfort and big up on the handling. All the components are trick so to speak. Juicy 7 brakes working in all conditions and a good handler in the forrest and nice climber on the hills.

However the i seat post and seat combo are a no go. The seat works it's way loose after every ride! Good XC bike and great racer.

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Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $1500.00

Purchased At:   South Africa

Similar Products Used:   GT

Bike Setup:   XC distance riding. Lower seat for jumping. Changed to Time Atac Pedals :-) good for the mud. Changed to riser bars as the flats were no good to man or beast.

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