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After finding that my son's rear wheel wasn't turning as he peddled hi mongoose, we took it to a repair shop. The man in the shop wants to charge us forty five pounds for a new bearing and driver. The price had gone from ten pounds to forty five and took two weeks to do it. The bike is a year old and had been sat in the shed for a couple of months. Does this sound right or are we being ripped off? Thanks in advance for any advice

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Price comparable wheels online. It may have been cheaper to just buy a new one.

Posted on Apr 05, 2011

  • trickyvicky3 Apr 05, 2011

    yeah we've noticed on eBay :-0 wish we thought of it before getting it repaired haha
    Thanks anyway :-)

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