Fuji Boulevard - FS 2003 Hardtail

3.4/5 (5 Reviews)
MSRP : $239.00

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Reviews 1 - 5 (5 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:4
Submitted by joshua pierce a Cross Country Rider from seattle wa usa

Date Reviewed: November 29, 2007

Strengths:    good ergos for my frame. lightweight frame

Weaknesses:    utterly crappy components, completely incapable of putting with the type of riding i do so I am converting it to a fixie with low gearing to be my winter bike though in doing so i am doubling my investment in this bike still i don't care beacause the frame fits so well

Bottom Line:   
great frame throw the rest out well keep the bars if your me and maybe flip the stem. aslso i probably would pay this much just for the frame

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Favorite Trail:   burke gilman

Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Purchased At:   295 @ midewst cyclery

Similar Products Used:   many many road bike as well as bmx and two or three other mtb frames

Bike Setup:   stock but not for long two years of intese commuting has simply destroyed the original components

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by William Collins a Weekend Warrior from Springfield

Date Reviewed: June 12, 2006

Strengths:    i dont know, its a bike for christ sake

Weaknesses:    small handlebar grips, gears are peices of shat

Bottom Line:   
good bike 4 the $ but if u want real performance ur gonna have to spend some more moolah.

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Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Price Paid:    $245.00

Purchased At:   Family Bike Shop

Similar Products Used:   giant mtn. bike

Bike Setup:   stock

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Brenden a Weekend Warrior from Buffalo

Date Reviewed: April 13, 2004

Strengths:    I bought this bike for the coolness factor and its cost effectiveness appeal.Why spend $300+ for somethin your not gonna use to its full potential? Go out and buy a SUV forchristsake! The money you save on purchase can be spent on some personal fave.accessories.

Weaknesses:    I tried to purchase the Fuji Thunder model but its not available in the U.S.A. Hey, Fuji! take my $ please! but dont show me somethin I cant have! ok? I tried to contact Fuji to ask where I could get fenders like the Thunder model but they didnt respond. Hello Fuji can you hear me now!!!?

Bottom Line:   
Overall the bike handels well and is fairly comfortable for the price.Get a larger seat if you have a fat american a** if not keep it for that c. factor. Its a good no frills investment to get you from point A-B w/ 100% eye candy appeal.

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Favorite Trail:   Blitzkrieg Bop

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $220.00

Purchased At:   Berts Bikes Ton. N.Y.

Similar Products Used:   Some old ancient Fuji 4130 fold up bike

Bike Setup:   I added Planet Bikes Freddy Fenders w/ mud flaps.Had to use a f*ckn zip tie for the front right stabilizer arm cause the stupid fork doesnt have drop down eyelets.Hey it beats duct tape. Also added H20 bottle,cheapo reachargable light set and a back rack.

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Rebecca Meads a Cross Country Rider from San Francisco, CA, USA

Date Reviewed: April 6, 2004

Weaknesses:    It looks good, so lock it up well in the city or it'll be stolen. :(

Bottom Line:   
really smooth ride, shifts easily, great on hills. Really light weight, I'd get full road tires if you are going to be on the stree alot because the hybrid tires make it a little rougher. Definately not for those who want a really fast bike, however, because it's not
Comforatable saddle for long rides, easy to disassemble.

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Favorite Trail:   Baltimore/Anapolis trail

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $250.00

Purchased At:   Pedal Pushers, Serverna Pk, MD

Bike Setup:   didn't have much of a chance to make any changes before it was stolen, don't use a cable lock

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:3
Submitted by B.J. Manjon a Weekend Warrior from New City , NY , USA

Date Reviewed: July 26, 2003

Strengths:    strong frame,nice paint job(get the black),good brakes,rst 181 cl fork seems ok so far.

Weaknesses:    small pedals,all i can see so far.

Bottom Line:   
so far ,so good, took it out a few times and like what i got. i,m 6'4" over 300lbs and the bike holds me just fine. however be advised that i'm not the type of guy to beat on a bike. i don't jump or do any trails, just basic street riding. the most daring thing that i do is is ride down the short stairs at the park. so if you want a bike to hold a big guy, this is a good value . provided that you don't beat on it. even if i paid $20.00 too much. i'll let you know if any thing changes. remember i just bought this bike this week.

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Favorite Trail:   da streets of hoboken

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $259.00

Purchased At:   Congers Bike Shop

Similar Products Used:   93' nishiki blazer

Bike Setup:   trico oversize max comfort saddle,added bar ends,replaced pedals, added bottle holder.

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