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I ride approximately 20km per day, to and from work. About half this distance is hills and bends (following a river) and about half is inner urban and mostly flat.
For the past six months I have struggled daily with this bike.
To change gears without the derailleur slipping the upper gears have to turned in the opposite direction to the lower gears. This is not documented in the user and maintenance manual.