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Bike Repair & Services

We are bike repair and service specialists. We have years of experience working on all types of bicycles from vintage bikes to the latest, top-of-the-line race rigs.  Let us put this to work for you! Please note that service covers labor only. Cables, housing or other parts for repairs are billed in addition to labor.

Speed Treatment

  • Thorough cleaning of drivetrain in our ultrasound bath
  • Speed treatment of chain with lubricant
    • Proven to reduce friction 
    • Decreases power loss due to drivetrain inefficiency
    • Stays cleaner
    • Requires less maintenance​
    • Feels amazing*
      • *amazing - adj. sensation of stars rushing past you when traveling at warp speed
        • - Boulder Bicycle Works customer definition

Standard Tune

  • Adjust wheel hubs
  • True, round and dish wheels, check spoke tension and cassette lockring
  • Adjust brakes
  • Adjust derailleurs and shifting
  • Adjust bottom bracket when possible
  • Adjust headset
  • Check all bolts and critical fasteners (e.g. pedals, crankbolts, stem bolts, shifter bolts, saddle and seatpost bolts)
  • Frame and wheels cleaned
  • Summary: everything that can be adjusted on your bike, will be.  Afterwards the bike is test ridden to make sure everything performs as well outside as it does on the bike stand

Pro Tune

  • Everything in the Standard Tune, plus:
  • Full drivetrain clean where we take the cassette and chain and chainrings off the bike and clean in a biodegradable and non-toxic cleaning solution
  • After the parts are clean and dry we re-install them, adjust, lube and test ride

Race Tune/Safety Check

  • Check and adjust brakes
  • Check and adjust derailleurs and shifting
  • Check all critical bolts and torque to spec (headset, stem, crank, pedals)
  • Inflate tires to client's preferred pressure range​

Other Services

  • Suspension Services

  • Rear air can overhaul
  • Fork overhauls
  • Wheel building and repairs
  • ​Adjustment of any component
  • Replacement of any part
  • We have a fully stocked work room or can order special parts if necessary
  • Hydraulic Brake Bleeds
  • Dropper post installs and bleeds
  • Bar taping
  • Gadget Installation
    • Cyclometers and power meters on your speed demon? Bike racks on your townie? GPS systems on your touring bike? Great gizmos, Batman! Bring it on by and we'll take care of it. We love the training and touring accoutrements.
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Boulder Bicycle Works Bike Shop in Boulder Colorado

Boulder Bicycle Works offers bike repair,bike service, and quality bike sales for all abilities and levels of cyclists.