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Mechanic recommendations in Upstate NY


Post by doc308 » Fri Feb 27, 2009 1:48 am

My 1950 FL motor could use a lower end rebuild. Does anyone know of any good, reliable, trustworthy mechanics in my region who could do a good job? I'm around the Albany , NY area.

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Re: Mechanic recommendations in Upstate NY


Post by LittleAl » Fri Feb 27, 2009 5:07 am

Don't know anyone personally in that area, I'm in NYC and my local dealer still works on Pans and Shovels. I do though, do all my own work but I know the head mechanic and been friends with the Parts Manager for 25 years. I see Pans & Shovels in the shop all the time.

Now, getting back on track you can probably get a really trustworthy recommendation for the Albany area from both Scott at Hillside Cycle (can't remember the town but surrounding Albany) and Joe at Joe's Cycle in Mechanicville. both have been around a long time, are top notch guys and straight & honest. Scott's shop may still work on Pans, I know he still does Shovels.

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Re: Mechanic recommendations in Upstate NY


Post by Frankenstein » Fri Feb 27, 2009 5:46 am

I know a guy near me, in Elmira, ny, been doing it for many years. A bit far from the Albany area though. bout a 5 hour drive.

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