Manitou South Comp 2004 Front Shocks

2.5/5 (2 Reviews)


Product Description

A new introduction for 2004, South offers all of the comfort and versatility of the Luxe trekking fork in a more robust and stylized package.


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User Reviews

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by James McCabe a Racer from B-Water

Date Reviewed: July 1, 2006

Strengths:    none

Weaknesses:    ALOT

Bottom Line:   
This fork is by far the worst fork I have ever owned. It broke within days after buying my bike. There is plastic parts inside that break if too much pressure is used, or if the section one is riding is too rough.

It is flexy, and does not hold air well. I did not like this fork, nor did I like how answer delt with the problem. DO NOT BUY THIS FORK, THERE IS PLENTY ON THE MARKET FOR MUCH BETTER PRICES AND DEALS!!!!

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Favorite Trail:   CR baby

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Purchased At:   www.highgearcyclery.com

Similar Products Used:   Better Stuff


Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Bernie a Weekend Warrior from Southwoods, Laguna

Date Reviewed: November 8, 2005

Strengths:    Light, Strong, and fine Geometry. Price is reasonable.

Weaknesses:    Steerer tube is very short. Braking time period is long.

Bottom Line:   
THis fork is intended for purely on Cross Country only ( tolerable on mild trails ) and is not recommended for heavy drops. You will appreciate this fork on its intended use. Its very light, air bound, fluid flow, adjustable rebound. A nice choice for those who love to race XC and the price is reasonable.

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Favorite Trail:   Caliraya & Cavinti Trails

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $110.00

Purchased At:   Endurance Bikeshop

Similar Products Used:   Axel Super, Minute one, and Marz Bombers

Bike Setup:   NRS Three Cross Country with LX 05 Hydro Group set

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