Cycle Republic Services

Regularly servicing your electric bike will keep it in good working order, meaning more time riding and less time tinkering. Each Cycle Republic is equipped with the latest e-bike diagnostic and repair equipment, as well as a dedicated service bay, to ensure we get you back on two wheels as quickly as possible.



Our mechanics have all the necessary accreditation, knowledge and training to undertake repairs on the following e-bike systems: Bosch, Ebikemotion, Shimano STEPS, Yamaha, Fazua and Brompton electric.


Below, you’ll find more details on our e-bike specific silver and gold service options.

Silver: For the frequent user – drivetrain is removed and fully degreased before being refitted and adjusted.

DRIVETRAIN

Remove, fully degrease and replace drivetrain

Remove cassette and inspect freehub for wear or damage

Inspect both pedals for wear and tear

Ensure both crank arms are tightened to manufacturer's torque settings

FRAME, WHEELS AND STEERING

Remove and inspect wheels for wear or damage to hubs, bearings, spokes, rims, and tyres

Check both wheels run true - true as required

Check stem and headset alignment and security, and ensure all bolts are tightened to manufacturer's torque settings

Check security of handlebar clamp and handlebar mounted controls, ensuring that all bolts are tightened to manufacturer's torque settings

SUSPENSION (WHERE FITTED)

Inspect front suspension fork - check for worn seals and oil leakage

Inflate forks to correct air pressure for rider's weight

Inspect rear suspension unit for leakage - ensure mounting points are tightened to manufacturer's torque settings

Inspect all suspension linkages/pivots and bushes - remove, re-lube and replace as required

Ensure rear shock is correctly tensioned/inflated for the rider

E-BIKE SPECIFIC

Disconnect, clean, and reseal (with silicone) all connectors

Clean crank sensor and confirm correct operation

Test, check, and fully recharge battery

Run diagnostic software (where correct cable and software is available) and report to owner




Gold: For the frequent user – drivetrain is removed and fully degreased before being refitted and adjusted.

DRIVETRAIN

Remove, fully degrease and replace drivetrain

Remove cassette and inspect freehub for wear or damage

Inspect both pedals for wear and tear

Ensure both crank arms are tightened to manufacturer's torque settings

Replace full cable set

Remove bottom bracket - clean, re-grease (if applicable) and refit

FRAME, WHEELS AND STEERING

Remove and inspect wheels for wear or damage to hubs, bearings, spokes, rims, and tyres

Check both wheels run true - true as required

Check stem and headset alignment and security, and ensure all bolts are tightened to manufacturer's torque settings

Check security of handlebar clamp and handlebar mounted controls, ensuring that all bolts are tightened to manufacturer's torque settings

Remove wheel axles - degrease, inspect, re-grease and reassemble

Remove headset - degrease, inspect, re-grease and reassemble

SUSPENSION (WHERE FITTED)

Inspect front suspension fork - check for worn seals and oil leakage

Inflate forks to correct air pressure for rider's weight

Inspect rear suspension unit for leakage - ensure mounting points are tightened to manufacturer's torque settings

Inspect all suspension linkages/pivots and bushes - remove, re-lube and replace as required

Ensure rear shock is correctly tensioned/inflated for the rider

BRAKES

Remove brakes - clean, check for caliper wear/damage and refit

E-BIKE SPECIFIC

Disconnect, clean, and reseal (with silicone) all connectors

Clean crank sensor and confirm correct operation

Test, check, and fully recharge battery

Run diagnostic software (where correct cable and software is available) and report to owner


Getting your bike in one of our workstands is the best way for us to assess its overall condition and spot any worn out components. We’ll thoroughly examine your bike and if we spot something we’ll advise a specific repair or one of our service packages.

What do we check?

Our free bike check inspects all key areas of your bike.