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Silver Servicing

Written by Paul Miller
Jul142013
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Please find below the schedule of work to completed on a SILVER SERVICE

Bike Part Service Instructions

1. Front wheel

True; no broken/missing spokes; good rim

2. Front tyre

Good tread; no splits, cracks or holes; Pumped hard; valve straight

3. Front hub

No wobble; turns smoothly; Wheel securely fixed

4. Front mudguard

Firmly fixed; no sharp mudguard stays

5. Front brake blocks

Blocks correctly fitted and aligned Not worn away; cable firmly attached

6. Front brake

Firmly fixed; correctly adjusted

7. Front brake lever

Comfortable position; firmly fixed; Cable not frayed

8. Headset.steering

No wobble; correctly adjusted

9. Handlebars

Not distorted; ends protected

10. Front forks

Appears true and undamaged

11. Frame

Appears true and undamaged

12. Rear brake lever

Comfortable position; firmly fixed; Cable not frayed

13. Rear brake

Firmly fixed; correctly adjusted; cable fixed

14. Rear brake blocks

Correctly fitted and aligned; not worn away

15. Rear mudguard

Firmly fixed; no sharp mudguard stays

16. Rear tyre

Good tread; no splits, cracks or holes; Pumped hard; valve straight

17. Rear wheel

True; no broken/missing spokes; good rim

18. Rear hub

No wobble; turns smoothly; Wheel securely fixed

19. Bottom bracket

No wobble; lock ring tight; sufficient lubrication

20. Pedal cranks

Straight; correctly tightened

21. Pedals

Complete; turning freely; not bent; fully tightened

22. Chain wheels

Not bent; teeth not worn

23. Chain guard

Firmly fixed; not bent

24. Chain

Not too worn; not slack; lightly oiled not rusty

25. Gears

Properly adjusted; lubricated sufficiently

26. Saddle

Safely fixed; straight, comfortable height (unless BMX)

27. Rack/carrier/bags etc

Firmly secured

28. Front lamp (if carried)

White; firmly fixed; good light to front

29. Rear lamp (if carried)

Red; firmly fixed; visible to rear

30. Reflectors

Clean and secure; front; rear; pedal; wheel

Service cost - £52.50

Last Updated on Aug042014