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Old 7 Jul 2007
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Bike shops in Southern Africa?

Anybody know of good shops (especially for a small Honda CTX200) in Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland? Thinking of doin' some rides, but not sure if my little scoot will triumph!
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There's a small motorcycle repair place near to the brewery in Gaborone. I can't remember the name of the road. Turn left off the Francistown Road just before the brewery, heading out of town. Then at the 4 way stop with Woolworths on the left, turn right. The garage is hidden away on the left side of the road.

That's the only one i've seen!

Not many bikes in Gaborone.
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For Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, SA and Lesotho:
in every larger city / town there are plenty of places where you can fix your bike / let it fix.
Suzuki, Honda, Yamaha no problem. Many parts are exchangable between the different bikes (an African mechanic will máke it fit )

Tyres can be a problem though. 17" and 18" 130 can give problems.

I had no problems at all.

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