Services & Repairs
We can take that old bike and turn it into a finely tuned machine.
The current selection of bicycles on the market incorporate a wide variety of component parts. We not only stock a vast selection of these component parts, but we know how to make them work together and perform. The repair personnel use high grade professional tools and are capable of tackling any repair job. Over the last 3 years our repair department has averaged a 2 day turnaround. Babcock's service prices are based on time and the flat rate book.
We are happy to stand behind our work and will answer your questions regarding your repair. Master Mechanics Kevin Babcock and John Martens will be responsible for the quality work put into your repair. Martens has 20+ years of bike shop repair experience, while Babcock has 40 years of bike shop experience including being named head mechanic for Jim Black's trans-continental record attempt. Both men have several bicycle repair certifications.
Babcock's service department is willing to work with you regarding your repair. You can request a specific item(s) from our ala carte menu or pick one of our service packages:
- Initial inspection of all parts of the bicycle
- Cleaning and lubrication
- Adjustments of bearings ( headset, bottom bracket, hubs)
- Adjustments of both brakes
- Adjustments of both derailleur's
- Installation of any purchased accessory parts
- All of the DELUXE service package
- PLUS wheel truing
- Safety inspection of all aspects of the bicycle
- Minor adjustments
- Clean and lubricate