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Best place to buy road bike parts?

Discussion in 'Pedal Powered' started by GSWAudio, Mar 25, 2020.

  1. GSWAudio

    Gangster

    Joined: Jul 1, 2012

    Posts: 319

    Hi all,

    I bought a very low cost bike recently from Brick Lane Bikes. It's a lot better than I thought it was going to be but I'd like to upgrade the brakes. They work but could be a lot better.

    Which online shop has the best website, parts, prices etc?

    Thanks!
     
  2. Armageus

    Don

    Joined: May 19, 2012

    Posts: 10,760

    Location: Spalding, Lincolnshire

    Wiggle
    Chain reaction cycles
    Evans
     
  3. #Chri5#

    Soldato

    Joined: Feb 27, 2003

    Posts: 6,838

    Location: Shropshire

    What sort of bike & brakes do you have? It could be a setup issue, naff / dirty brake pads - there might be a cheaper solution for you.
     
  4. GuruJockStrap

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Oct 18, 2002

    Posts: 8,678

  5. Agent_Smith357

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Apr 20, 2004

    Posts: 1,389

    Location: Somerset

  6. SPG

    Soldato

    Joined: Jul 28, 2010

    Posts: 6,127

    Word of warning, always double check stock levels.

    Online bike retailers can be a pain the ass at time. Tredz are a nightmare for it and delivery after they take your cash.
     
  7. GuruJockStrap

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Oct 18, 2002

    Posts: 8,678

    I ordered from stuff from Planet X recently and they are really slow to actually dispatch the items (about 4 days), then whatever delivery time on top.