Skyline Cycle

Skyline Cycle

834 Washington Boulevard, Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: (801) 394-7700 Fax: (801) 394-4076
Hours of Operation:
Mon - Fri: 10am to 6pm, Sat: 10am to 5pm
Sun: We're out riding!

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Tag: bike repair

Repairs Only Two Days In Store!!

I know that the official time line on repairs says we are further out, but we are only two days in house for all repairs that don't need parts as of 05/01.  This is the fastest turn around time that we have had since February so if you need repairs done bring them down as soon as you can and we will get you fixed up and back out on the trails, road, or town.  See you all soon.

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Bike Class. Front and Rear Derailleurs! Fresh stock on kids bikes!

Tomorrow its all about derailleurs, identification, inspection, removal, installation, and then adjustments.  Regardless of what style of riding you do the theory of adjusting a derailleurs will be the same and what a life saver on long rides.  We will work on both front and rear derailleurs.  Remember to arrive a little early, class starts at 9:00a.m. and will go to around 10:00a.m. come through the double doors on the North East side of the building as the front door will be locked.

We just had a fresh shipment of kids bikes delivered today.  We have one of every size and almost every model.  If you have any questions give a call down to the store 801-394-7700.

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Front & Rear Derailleur Class, Spin Class

This Saturday the 8th its all about derailleurs, identification, inspection, removal, installation, and then adjustments.  Regardless of what style of riding you do the theory of adjusting a derailleurs will be the same and what a life saver on long rides.  We will work on both front and rear derailleurs.  Remember to arrive a little early, class starts at 9:00a.m. and will go to around 10:00a.m. come through the double doors on the North East side of the building as the front door will be locked.

Spin Class will be at its regular time of 10:00a.m. and if we have enough for a second class it will be at 11:30a.m..  If you plan on attending make sure to call ahead so we can reserve you a spot.  For either class plan on coming a few early to get set up and warmed up.

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Bike Class, Saturday December 14th

Last Saturday we went over basic maintenance of a bicycle in the bike class and despite a stinking snow storm we still had people here which was great.

This coming Saturday December 14th in bike class will be assessing, describing, removing and reinstalling cables and housing to both the derailleur and brake systems. We will also cover chain wear, removal, installation, and we will go over the use of master links. Class will begin at 9:00a.m. and will end around 10:00a.m.. Come through the double doors an the North East side of the building as the front door will remain locked so we can concentrate.

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GoPro Hero3 plus Cameras Are In, Bike Maintenance Class this Saturday.

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving.  Our first shipment of GoPro Hero3+ cameras have arrived and are ready for sale, we have three on hand right now.

Our annual bike maintenance class will begin this Saturday the 7th of December.  Class will begin at 9:00a.m. and will run through 10:00a.m.. Plan on arriving about 5 minutes early so we can get started promptly.  This class will focus on basic maintenance and will provide the foundation for further classes down the road.  We will discuss cleaning, lubrication, inspection of your bicycle, and then we will remove a tire, patch a tube and then reinstall the wheel back onto the bicycle.  If you have any questions send an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or give a call to 801-394-7700.

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Repair Time Line

We caught up repair wise and are only three business days out on tunes so if you or some one you know is looking let them know we are the fastest in town right know. Thanks all.

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Maintenance and Spin Classes,March 3

At this point in the season I am going to stop teaching maintenance classes though know that I am always available for questions year round by phone-801-394-7700, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or on on the blog off the website.

This the last weekend for spin class but keep in mind that this class will be a field test only meaning that if you have been coming regularly this will give you a progress number, if you have not been coming this will give you your base to begin with for the season.  The 10:00a.m. class has one spot left and the 11:00a.m. class has eight spots available.  Call 801-394-7700 for a reservation.

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Bike maintenance classes

Bicycle Brake Class
Saturday, January 14, 2012, 09:00 - 10:00
This session will concentrate on how the bikes brake system operates, types of brake systems, where and when different brake systems are used.  We will learn to identify different pads for different brake systems, talk about different pad materials. Towards the end of the class we will start to adjust a road bike brake system.
The next Class, the 21st, will adjust V-brakes(linear pull brakes), and will continue on into disc brakes both mechanical and hydraulic. We will start the discussion on bleeding hydraulic brake systems and see how far we get.  I will schedule the next class following this the class on the 21st. 9:00a.m.
Location : Skyline Cycle 9:00a.m.
Contact : This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , 801-394-7700

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Bike maintenance classes

Bicycle Brake Class
Saturday, January 14, 2012, 09:00 - 10:00
This session will concentrate on how the bikes brake system operates, types of brake systems, where and when different brake systems are used.  We will learn to identify different pads for different brake systems, talk about different pad materials. Towards the end of the class we will start to adjust a road bike brake system.
The next Class, the 21st, will adjust V-brakes(linear pull brakes), and will continue on into disc brakes both mechanical and hydraulic. We will start the discussion on bleeding hydraulic brake systems and see how far we get.  I will schedule the next class following this the class on the 21st. 9:00a.m.
Location : Skyline Cycle 9:00a.m.
Contact : This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , 801-394-7700

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Bicycle maintenance/tech classes

Just a quick heads up, our winter mechanic and tech classes are now up and going.  Last week we went over basic cleaning, lubrication, and a tire removal and tube patch.  This Saturday we will continue on with a class centered around the drive train of a bicycle.  We will identify the different components that make up a drive train, discuss operation of each piece, talk about installation and generally answer questions. This class will be in preparation for next weeks class where we will adjust a drive train from the ground up.  Classes start at 9:00a.m. sharp and go for and hour ending at 10:00a.m.. Classes are free, listed on the calendar and supported by YouTube videos. Questions, contact us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or call 801-394-7700..

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