After 6 solid hours of dismantling and cleaning, the bike looks about the same from 15 feet, but a lot better up close. It has the normal aging body seals, and plastics that need help. The seat lock mechanism was sticking, and some WD40 brought relief. Parts of the frame and seat pan needed some sanding and light rattle can paint. Wheels needed heavy cleaning. A few pieces needed to be removed and repaired.

A dramatic improvement under the seat…

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