Basic Bike Maintenance Workshops

See below for a description of our basic maintenance workshops. These workshops are offered in the winter season. If you’d like to schedule a workshop during the cycling season or if you’d like to learn more about bike mechanics, please email us at graeme@frontenaccycle.com for details.

Tires and Tubes – $25 approximately 60 minutes

In this workshop you will learn how to:

-Remove and install your wheels

-Remove and install tires

-Identify worn or damaged tires

-Find a flat and determine whether it can be patched

-Patch a tube

-Use a floor pump and a portable pump

All About Brakes – $25 approximately 60 minutes

In this workshop you will learn how to:

-Identify worn brake components such as cables, housing, and brake pads

-Replace worn brake components

-Get rid of squeaky brakes

-Maintain your brakes

-Properly align your brakes

*We have plenty of bikes and materials at our shop to answer questions relating to any type of bike. If you have questions specific to your own bike, please make sure to bring your bike with you on the day of the workshop. Otherwise, bringing your own bike is not required.*