Monday - Saturday open until 5:30

Check hours here PM Monday and Saturday open at noon 7Am-Noon by appointment
or call to see if we are in the shop
Full TUNE-UP CHECKLIST

A Convenient Cycle

833 SE Main St

Portland OR, 97214



Wheel Systems:


Front Hub berings greased.
Front Hub berings adjusted to not be tight or loose.
Rear Hub berings greased.
Rear Hub berings adjusted to not be tight or loose.
All hubs locknuts secured.
Hubs inspected for bent axles and evidence of internal problems.
Rims trued laterally to .5mm tolerance or better.
Rims inspected for damaged or other work needed.
Tires checked for proper wear, damage, mounting, and inflation.
Wheels mounted in proper alignment and secure.
ALL DONE
SEE NOTES: Problems in need of further attention.

Drive Train System:


Bottom Bracket greased if necessaries.
Bottom Bracket fixed cup secured.
Bottom Bracket adjusted to not be tight or loose.
Bottom Bracket inspected for evidence of internal problems.
Crank arms securely mounted.
Chainrings bolts secured.
Wobbling chainrings aligned.
Pedals securely mounted.
Chain lubed and whipped down
Chain inspected for wear
Freewheel inspected for wear
Freewheel lubricated.
ALL DONE
SEE NOTES: Problems in need of further attention.

Steering System:


Headset adjusted to not be tight or loose.
Headset locknut secured.
Headset inspected for evidence of damage, wear, or loose cups.
Fork inspected for damage.
Stem inspected for proper depth insertion, alignment, and secure.
Handlebars inspected for damage, proper alignment, and secure.
ALL DONE
SEE NOTES: Problems in need of further attention.

Brake System:


Brake calipers checked for mounting security.
Caliper arms and pivot/mounting bolts checked for damage.
Adjustable brake pivots adjusted for no play or binding.
Pivot nut/bolts checked for secure.
Brake caliper lubricated at pivots, springs, and adjuster barrels.
Brake barrels adjusters reseted.
Brake pads checked for wear and replaced if more than 50% worn.
Brake pad height set so as not to rub tire or hit partially below rim.
Pads set tangent [parallel] to rim.
New pads set with .5mm to 1.5mm toe to reduce
Pads clearance set to 1mm -2mm per side [except MTB type].
MTB pad clearance set so that when the pads
Brake levers set to proper alignment and secure.
Brake level pivots, cable anchor pivots, and cable adjusters lubed.
Cable removed and inspected for rust, frays, and kinks.
Housings sized to proper length & ends finished with caps where fit.
Cables lubricated wherever they pass through housings.
Cable system stress tested by pulling brake lever fully ten times.
Cable end finished with cap or soldering.
Rims cleaned of lubricants and road grime.
ALL DONE
SEE NOTES: Problems in need of further attention

Shift Systems:


Rear derailleur removed and hanger checked for proper alignment.
Rear derailleur pivots, cable adjusters, & jockey wheels lubricated.
Rear derailleur inspected for damage and worn jockey wheels.
Rear derailleur mounted securely.
Front derailleur checked for proper mounting height and rotation.
Front derailleur checked for proper secure mounting.
Front derailleur pivots lubricated.
Derailleur cables removed and inspected inner wires and housings.
Housings sized to proper length and ends
Cables lubricated through housings when appropriate.
Cables pre-stressed.
Chain length checked.
Rear derailleur limit screws set to large and small sprockets.
Rear derailleur checked for over shift at all gear combinations.
Front derailleur limit screws set for minimum clearance.
Front derailleur checked for over shift at all gear combinations.
ALL DONE
SEE NOTES: Problems in need of further attention

Miscellaneous:


Frame checked for damage.
Seat post checked for allowable minimum depth of insertion.
Seat post secure mounting checked.
Seat checked for proper alignment and secure mounting.
Accessories checked for mounting security, interference, and safety.
ALL DONE
SEE NOTES: Problems in need of further attention

Test Ride:


Brakes checked for stopping power and squeal.
Bicycle checked for tracking problems.
Derailleurs checked for performance and over shift.
Chain and freewheel cogs checked for skipping under load.
Bicycle checked for unusual noises.

Notes: These problems could not be repaired and/or are in need of further attention;




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