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 A tune up is much like a 'physical' for your bike, and there has never been a better time to get your bike serviced! Whether your bike has a lot of miles on it from the past couple years, or it has been collecting dust in the shed, bring it in and let us tune it up for you! Service must be booked by January 31st, 2023, and service must be in process by Monday, February 13th, 2023.

W. DES MOINES  (515) 222-1880
URBANDALE  (515) 255-7047
AMES  (515) 232-3669


Our professional service staff is ready to work on all makes and models of bicycles. Whether it’s a gear adjustment or a major overhaul, you can count on us to do the job right the first time.

Because your time is important, appointments are encouraged. When you bring in your bike for service, we always start with a free, no-obligation estimate of the work that will be needed. One of our service professionals will discuss the problem with you and will carefully explain what work should be done, always respecting your choices and your budget.


Getting ready to ride and discovered a flat tire? Hit a pothole and your rim is out of true? 

You can't always plan when your bike needs attention. Feel free to just bring it in. If we can fix it on the spot, we will. And if we need more time, we'll let you know.


The best way to reserve a service slot is by calling your neighborhood Bike World and talking with an associate. 

We also have an online scheduler available, where you can let us know when you'd like to drop your bike(s). For online bookings, your service timeframe is discussed when you drop off the bike. Completion is typically within a week of drop-off.



OFF-SEASON SPECIAL $80  $60 $150  $120 $400  $300
Derailleur (gear) adjustmentYesYesYes
Brake adjustmentYesYesYes
True wheelsYesYesYes
Hub adjustmentsYesYesYes
Full safety inspection
Chain lubricationYesYesYes
Tire inflationYesYesYes
Check for chain stretchYesYesYes
Basic wipe-down of bicycleYesYesYes
Update electronic firmware (as applicable) YesYesYes
Cleaning & polishing of bicycleYesYes
Removal + deep cleaning of drivetrain in parts washerYesYes
Reinstallation + recalibration of drivetrain componentryYesYes
 NEW  Free installation of any drivetrain component you purchase through us
Disassemble, clean, and rebuild/recalibrate bicycle
Overhaul applicable bearings in hubs & bottom bracketYes
 NEW  Install new handlebar tape / grips (parts included*)Yes
 NEW  Install new brake pads (parts included*)Yes
 NEW  Install new shift & brake cables + housing (parts included*)Yes
 NEW  Free post-service cable stretch adjustment (as needed)***Yes
 NEW  Hydraulic brake bleed (as applicable) Yes
 NEW  Free installation of any part or accessory you purchase through us**Yes

$80 $60

Calibrate brakes & shifting 

True wheels

Check & adjust all applicable bolts & bearings

Hub adjustment

Tire inflation

Basic wipe-down of bicycle

Check chain stretch

Chain lubrication

Update electronic firmware
(as applicable) 

$150 $120

Everything from the Basic Tune Up, PLUS...

Remove + deep clean the bicycle's drivetrain in parts washer

Reinstall and recalibrate drivetrain componentry

Clean & polish bike frame

Free installation of any drivetrain component you purchase through us. (Exclusively valid on the bike we're servicing.)  

$400 $300

Everything from the Basic Tune Up AND Annual Tune Up, PLUS...

Disassemble, clean, and rebuild bicycle

Overhaul applicable bearings in hubs & bottom bracket

New bartape/grips
(parts included*)

New brake pads
(parts included*)

New brake & shift cables + housing***  
(parts included*)

Hydraulic brake bleed
(as applicable)

Free installation of any** part or accessory you purchase through us.

One free cable stretch adjustment after the service, as needed.***  

Tandems, Recumbents, and Trikes are subject to additional labor charge due to complexity of machines and the additional time needed to properly tune them.  *Specialty cables, brake pads, parts, or brands subject to additional cost.  **Exclusions include: Suspension/shock overhaul, pedal assist/e-bike systems, dynamo lights, wheel builds, tubular tires, and tubeless conversion/tire swaps. Offer only valid at the time of service, exclusively on the bike being serviced. Other exclusions may apply.  ***There can be a break-in period with new cables, where they stretch a bit. We recommend bringing your bike in if you notice any reduction in the quality of your shift or braking after new cables have been installed.  +  Tax is not included on any of these packages.  +  Update Electronic Firmware refers to  Shimano, SRAM, Bosch, Giant, Yakima, and HyDrive systems, as applicable.


Use the convenience of a service appointment to upgrade the comfort, storage, and safety of your bike!