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Planning on taking my fatties up to Grand Marais this weekend. I could pack them inside the vehicle if we leave the dog home, or put them on the rear rack.
Wondering about the effects of road mist/salt on the bikes? Should I just lube the chain good and not worry about it?
 

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I have had my bike on the back of the car through unplanned snow. The salt did a number on several parts, though it was thankfully a bike that I already ride on salt roads. Chain doesn't bother me since I kill one annually regardless. It is the discs, quick releases, and hubs that concern me. I carry my bikes inside if possible during the winter.

Sent on my phone. Pardon the autocorrect.
 
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