Maintenance and Repairs

We'll keep your bike in tip top condition, giving you more safe miles ahead

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We recommend a main service every 12 months and a basic service every 6 months. Regular maintenance and periodical checks will keep your bicycle working more efficiently, last longer and increase the pleasure of your cycling. Fitting of any minor parts will be included in the service charge eg. fitting of tyres and brake pads. Parts used regarded as other than ‘minor’ will be charged extra. See Stand Alone Repairs. Estimates will be given for any additional work before we carry it out…


£60Annual Service
  • Check & adjust brakes
  • Check & adjust gears
  • Check tyre pressure & tread wear
  • Check wheels & hubs
  • True wheels on bike
  • Adjust headset
  • Check for chain & drive-train wear
  • Clean & lubrication of drive-chain
  • Clean & lubrication of brake & gear cables
  • Check torque of bike components
  • Diagnostics check & advice on any further work necessary


£356 Monthly
  • Brake & gear adjustment
  • lubrication, check tyres 
  • safety check


  • Replace inner cables & outer housing including adjustments. Includes brake service £22.00. (plus cost of cables)
  • Hydraulic brake service, bleed & adjustment Remove brake pads, clean & inspect, replace fluid & bleed the system (cost of fluid/mineral oil not included) £30.00 
  • Disc brake fitting Single (to suitable frame/forks) £15.00 


  • Gear cables replace and adjust pair £25.00, includes gear service (plus cost of cables)
  • Front derailleur (seat tube) replacement including adjustment £25.00
  • Rear derailleur replacement including adjustment. £17.00
  •  Combined brake & gear service £40.00 (plus cost of cables)
  • Drive-train Chain & cassette/Freewheel replacement (recommended replacing as a pair to stop slipping and reduce rapid wear)£30.00 
  • Bottom bracket replacement including adjustment £30.00
  • Chain-set/Crank-set replacement £25.00
  • Re tap crank pedal thread £8.00 (pair £15)
  • Face & Ream Bottom Bracket or Headset £25.00


To thoroughly clean, degrease bike & re-lubricate components


Keep it shiny


New bike from box. Build & set up to BS6102 PT 1, 1992. 


You can get bargains on bikes in boxes on the internet but at least get it built properly and safely?

Any bikes purchased from Dorvics will built & set up to BS6102 PT 1, 1992 and we offer first 6 week check & 12 month service free!


Whatever you want


A complete custom bike build or to swap all parts from one frame to another

Bike Build from boxed


MOT & Insurance evaluation

Peace of mind

£ 20

A safety check or an insurance evaluation for repair folllowing accidental damage..

Stand Alone Repairs

everything else!

£ 60/hour

Minimum charge £15.00

The charge may be less than shown when repairs are part of a service. Use the above as a guide, a quote will be given after reviewing your bike for approval.

Tyres & Wheels

Various options…

Tyre/tube replacement £10
Pair £17 (plus cost of tyre/tube)
Wheel build £40 (pair £70)
Wheel Truing – £15


Most  accessories supplied from Dorvics are normally fitted free of charge. Remember: Please ask if there is anything specific you require and we will gladly deliver your order as part of our service. Price list is for labour only. Parts are extra.

    Fitting & adjustment (lights, computer, kick stand, child carrier, mudguard, luggage rack, bottle & cage etc from £15

Bars & Grips/Tape


Fit/replace handlebar £20.00 (plus tape)

Fit/replace stem £20.00

Replace grips £10.00

Overhaul Service

We highly recommend the Overhaul Service for the keen cyclist, off roaders & for the restoration of classic bikes £120.00. 

£ 120

What’s included in an Overhaul Service?: A Main Service plus: • Bike Valet • Complete strip down • Clean & re-greasing of components • Complete check on all components • Brake service, including inner & outer casing change • Disc brake clean • Adjust & bleed system (fluid extra charge) • Gear cable change & re-tune (cost of cables not included) • Wheels tensioned & trued

Bike Valet 

Full clean, degrease, polish- superb value for money