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Old 09-13-15, 11:08 PM
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quicktrigger
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Originally Posted by Des77 View Post


Hello all

Is this damage acceptable for a new 2016 Expert Carbon Sirrus? LBS quoted that damage was caused by Specialized tightening the mounting bolts to the frame causing the paint to peel back. Photos of the front disc brakes. I also included a photo of the front fork that shows damage maybe due to dropping bike which could be also related to the brake mount damage.
That is a carbon fork. That is more than cosmitic damage. The mount is compromised.I would be worried the brake would eventually come off in use....... like on a downhill that you would really need them on. Bike would go back if it were me.
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