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Francisco, at Motolab in Cuenca, Equador

I fouind this shop in March/10, needing some new brake pads on front wheel of my BMW R100GS. Francisco did it on a Sunday, and also cleaned up my back brakes. Very capable guy and very reasonable price. He is very versatile and can work on anything it seems. He has a KTM, BMW or two, and god knows what else. He can work on KLRs and V-Stroms and DR's...you name it.
He is at motolabcuenca@hotmail.com (593-7) 285-7126
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GREAT repair shop in Cuenca

We also visited Motolab and Fransico.

I am always scared of a mechanics shop you could eat off the floor...

AMAZING service and bent over backwards for us...i.e. New Years Eve and changed Steering Bearings on a KLR in no time at all.

Thanks Fransico (excellent English also)

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Contact: Francisco Burbano
Address: Camino del Tejar, Cuenca.
GPS: S02 53 244 W079 02 005
(It is located in a yard with advertising only for a GPS tracking company...slightly difficult to find but BANG on the big black gate!)
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