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Bike component names in foreign languages

http://www.ta-deti.de/ta/english.html

A very useful web page that is worth printing out.

Trying to tell a mechanic in Bolivia that carburetor float valve is damaged probably wont be in your phrase book
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Also see http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/tech/mcglossary.php

Accessed from the Tech link on the left.

Deti's page looks familiar - may have been the source of the page above, or we both got it from the same place, but I have added to it a fair bit, and am also looking for much more! so if you can, add to it!
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