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Looking for Bike in Santiago - Suggestions?

I will be arriving in Santiago in early March and was looking to buy a bike and head north. $ is an issue and could only spend around $2500 max. I was wondering if anyone is interested in selling me a bike or have suggestions on what bikes I should be looking into. Im not a big guy and am traveling light, could a 250cc be reasonable even for long distances? Cheers!
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suzuki dr 650

hola amigo
i'll be arriving in santiago around the 8.-9.03
finishing my trip and selling my bike with german number plate for around 2000$
if interested:manzini007@yahoo.de
all the best geri
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You should try contacting the HU community there
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98 KLR for sale

Hey Whatt,

Check out my post in bikes for Sale and if interested email me - tc_sayer at hotmail

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Try to contact Rafael (Andes Adventure Tours (AAT Andes Adventure Tours) - email Adventure "at" aat.cl)

Super friendly and helpful. They organise tours and repair bikes.
They may be able help you or even sell you a bike or rent one?
Worth trying!

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