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Buying a second hand bike in Vancouver

Hello everyone,

I'm new to this forum and I hope that you guys can help me.

I'll be arriving in Vancouver in about 2 weeks and from there I'm planning to do a trip on a motorcycle to Argentina. I'd like to purchase a second hand bike in Vancouver.

I looked on Craigslist, found some interesting offers, but I'm pretty sure that Vancouver has more to offer than just what's on Craigslist. I looked on Ebay but I weirdly didn't see any location search functionalities.

What are other good websites to look for bikes over there? Or can anyone recommend a good store in Vancouver? Any other strategies in finding a bike would also be appreciated

Thanks in advance!
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Think about crossing the border and buying in Washington State. Easier, cheaper, etc.

Hope that's helpful.

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