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Customer reviews for Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube

Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube

Overall rating:
4.143 / 5
4.1
 / 
5
(7 reviews) 7
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Rating breakdown 7 reviews
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6 out of 7(86%)reviewers recommend this product.
Customer reviews for Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube
Review 1 for Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Hybrid25
Country:United Kingdom
Age:55-65
Style:Road Cyclist
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Milton Keynes

This product does what it says it does.

Posted07 October 2014
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value
I purchased this product to re-lubricate the chain on my Specialized Roubaix. After giving the chain a thorough de-greasing and drying, I applied approx one drop of oil per link. This had the effect of lubricating the chain, so I was satisfied with the purchase.
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Review 2 for Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
carloswins

Does as it states!

Posted25 August 2014
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good quality
Can't fault so far, but have only used a couple of times.
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Review 3 for Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Macca116
Country:United Kingdom
Age:35-44
Style:Mountain Biking
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Gatwick Warehouse Showroom

Nice clean lube, good longevity

Posted20 May 2013
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality
Ok I bought this as there was not my normal brand available (purple extreme) in store. But I have been very impressed so far. The product is very similar to PExtreme, lets see if it lasts or makes the chain last as long!
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Review 4 for Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube
Overall rating 
2 / 5
2 / 5
Ali111
Country:United Kingdom
Age:35-44
Style:Mountain Biking
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Phone

A little dissapointed

Posted03 April 2012
No, I do not recommend this product.
Pros: Good value
Cons: doesn't work well in dry dusty conditions
I'm a little dissapointed with this lube. I bought it with because of its "all conditions" label.
I have had to clean the chain now after each dry trail centre ride because it was full of dust. I'd have expected it to last a few rides before needing a clean.
At this rate the chain will need replacing a lot sooner than planned.
Back to the specific dry and wet lubes for me.
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Review 5 for Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
andi101
from Manchester
Age:18-24
Style:Commuting
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Online

Most impressed

Posted13 January 2012
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality
Up until now I've always used Finish Line and I wasn't sure how Fenwicks would stack up against it.
Thankfully I have been pleasantly surprised. I've been using it for a couple of weeks now and have found it works really well - even during the many wet, dreary days we've been having.
Overall it is excellent value for money and does a great job. I will be buying more once I run out.
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Review 6 for Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
WelshWonder
Age:45-54
Style:Mountain Biking
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Online

Best Libe

Posted17 November 2010
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good quality
Cons: none
The three grades, Wet, General and Dry, allow you to simply wipe the chain and use a less sticky grade wet to dry as conditions when you ride dictate, dry to wet simply apply the lube. The all conditions grade protects better in wet conditions then all other wet lubes I have tried, and the wet lube does does not wash off. After a wet ride should you not clean up and relube staight away there is still protection and the chain does not show the beginnings of corrosion other lubes do. If you don,t want to bother with the grades "all conditions" is just that.
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Review 7 for Fenwicks General Use Chain Lube
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Bavarica
from Brighton
Age:18-24
Style:Road Cyclist
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male

Best in the wet

Posted13 August 2010
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality
I use this when the roads are wet and cannot fault it. It is easy to apply and keeps all the parts free from rust. It does attract dirt but all lubes of this type do.
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