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Customer reviews for Shimano BL-R550 Brake Levers for Flat Handlebars

Shimano BL-R550 Brake Levers for Flat Handlebars

Overall rating:
4.75 / 5
4.8
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5
(4 reviews) 4
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Rating breakdown 4 reviews
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4 out of 4(100%)reviewers recommend this product.
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6 Questions | 7 Answers
Customer reviews for Shimano BL-R550 Brake Levers for Flat Handlebars
Review 1 for Shimano BL-R550 Brake Levers for Flat Handlebars
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Qtips
Country:United Kingdom
Age:45-54
Style:Leisure riding
Experience:Occasional
Gender:Male
It was bought:Chiswick

Concentrates on function

PostedMay 12, 2014
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality, Comfortable
These brake levers were to replace stock items of same make but which relied too much on plastic parts.
They are basic but fit easily and have a quality feel to the touch and operation.
Adjustment is limited to cable only and not reach but they should suit most hand sizes for day-to-day use
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Review 2 for Shimano BL-R550 Brake Levers for Flat Handlebars
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Adrian15
Country:United Kingdom
Age:Under 18
Style:Mountain Biking
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Online

Good!

PostedMarch 5, 2014
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality, Comfortable, Lightweight, Looks great
(Shimano BL-R550.) I bought this pair of levers for the Shimano Roller Brake (rear + disc front). They aren't in the leaflet's recommended list; but seem fine to me. They come c/w a nice pair of cables, which I failed to realise: They must be good value.
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Review 3 for Shimano BL-R550 Brake Levers for Flat Handlebars
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Linck
Country:Denmark
Age:35-44
Style:Road Cyclist
Experience:Occasional
Gender:Male
It was bought:Online

Great Levers

PostedMarch 14, 2013
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good quality, Looks great
Great Levers at a low cost...Looks great on my fixie.
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Review 4 for Shimano BL-R550 Brake Levers for Flat Handlebars
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
rafnar
Country:Greenland
Age:35-44
Style:Mountain Biking
Experience:Regular
Gender:Male
It was bought:Online

this works!

PostedSeptember 3, 2012
Yes, I recommend this product.
Pros: Good value, Good quality, Comfortable, Lightweight, Looks great
Just removed the "original" brake levers from my bike (Trek) and replaced them with Shimano BL-R550 and now the brakes work!
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