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Cycle World workshop

Regular servicing on any bike is vital to keep it running smoothly and efficient and safe.

When you buy a bike from Cycle World we offer you a 12 month comprehensive service plan which includes over £150 of servicing free of charge. This includes:-

Free First Service at 6-8 weeks after purchase, free service at 6 months after purchase and a half price silver service at 12 months! No-one else around us offers this unbeatable deal – just another reason to buy from Portsmouth premier cycle retailer.

Why should you choose Cycle World
to get your bike serviced or repaired?

Fully qualified Technicians

Our workshop technicians are trained to the highest levels including up to Cytech level 3 and above. We care about you and your bike and we are happy to give accurate, cost effective adice on any cycling-related issue. Not only can we service your bike professionally and quickly, but we also offer a variety of specialist options, including custom wheel building, custom frame and bike building, fork and shock servicing, and professional advice on set up and positioning.

Cytech - what is it, and why does it matter?

Cytech is the internationally recognised training and accreditation scheme for bicycle technicians.

Cytech delivers training and promotion of technical skills to the cycle trade and enthusiasts worldwide. It is a comprehensive scheme, covering everything from the basics of bicycle maintenance to complex bike builds and servicing of the newest and most technical products.

The Cytech scheme is owned by the industry and is recognised as the benchmark brand for accreditation of technical skills and quality businesses.

As a customer, when you take your bike into a bike shop that has been Cytech Accredited you can have:

  • Peace of mind that your existing bike is in safe hands.
  • Confidence that your new bike has been properly set up to manufacturer's guidelines and British Standards.
  • Ongoing technical support to ensure your bike runs smoothly.

Electric Bike Specialists

· Certified Technicians

At Cycle World, our technicians are fully trained in the setup, service and diagnostics of all the main eBike motors including Bosch, Yamaha, Shimano , Promovec and Bafang motors.

We are able to diagnose and update software as well as carry out most service and repair work required.

We are a Bosch, Shimano and Yamaha Authorised Service Centre

Brompton Bike Specialists

We can take care of all of your needs as a Brompton owner and commuter. Our Portsmouth shop is a Brompton Authorised Dealer. Our staff are fully Brompton trained to look after your bike and to offer you upgrades and accessories to make your journey smoother.

Smart Bike Washer

Unlike other parts cleaning methods, which use nasty solvents, our Smart Bike Washers use a natural cleaning process called bioremediation to clean and degrease your whole bike, safely and effectively. Book your bike in for a Premium service and we'll use the Smart Bike Washer to get to work on your whole bike, until she's shining like new again. Think of it like treating your bike to a spa treatment for her birthday...doesn't she deserve it once a year?

Tyre & Tube Recycling

We are dedicated to helping the environment and as such we will ensure all of your tyres and tubes are recycled responsibly, and the recycled product put to good use. To find out more, visit Velorim.

We do charge a small levy (99p) for this non-profit making operation.

Servicing Options

To keep things simple we have 3 levels of servicing: Bronze, Silver, and Gold.


Recommended after 6 - 9 months

  • Gears and brakes adjusted
  • Chain checked and lubricated
  • Basic wheel true
  • Full safety check and advice on worn or faulty components


Recommended after 9 - 12 months. Bronze service +

  • Drivetrain stripped and degreased
  • Wheels tensioned and trued. Spokes replaced if required
  • Components lubricated
  • Frame and fork cleaned and inspected


Recommended after 12 - 18 months. Silver service+

  • Complete bike valet
  • Full strip down - All components removed
  • Comprehensive inspection, cleaning and appropriate re-greasing of components
  • Includes fitting of new cables inner and outer
  • Facing BB, head tube and brake mounts as required

E-Bike Service Options

Standard E-Bike Service


The essential bike service. As our Silver Service, plus software updates and diagnostics of all the electrical elements of the bike. Report printed where applicable.

Workshop Menu & Prices

Comprehensive Service & Support packages, for complete peace of mind.

Our workshop are staffed by Cytech Accredited technicians are able to carry out repair work on your pride and joy. Below are some examples of the work we offer, for a more detailed price list please contact your nearest store.

Puncture Repair

  • New tube or tyre (standard bike) - £9.99
  • New tube or tyre (electric bike) - £12.00


  • Replace chain - £7.50
  • Replace cassette - £10.00
  • Front & rear gear service - £20.00
  • Fit bottom bracket - £15- £25.00
  • Hub Service - £15.00

Gears & Brakes

  • Brake service (cable) - £20.00
  • Brake set up hydraulic - £20.00
  • Bleed brake (each) - £20.00
  • Change brake cable - £10.00
  • Change brake pads - £10.00
  • Change gear cable - £10.00

Accessories & Misc

  • Fit bar tape - £15.00
  • Wheel Build- £30.00
  • Spoke and True - £15-20
  • Fit mudguards (full) - £15.00
  • Bike wash - £20.00

Book an Appointment

Contact us on 02392 666500 to book a convenient appointment or send us a WhatsApp message.

We service and repair all makes of bikes and endeavour to carry out on the spot repairs while you wait where possible.