Bike Repair

Mello Velo is a full-service specialized bicycle shop, providing down-to-earth, friendly, timely, and reasonably priced service. We are well stocked with quality parts for your bicycle. If it’s not in stock, we can have it as soon as the next day.

Minor repairs like repairing a tire or installing an accessory can usually be done while you wait. If your bike is in need of more major repair, we can usually fix it in a day or two.

Our service offering includes, but is not limited to:

  • Quick repairs for flat tires, broken chains, brake cables, etc.
  • Scheduled tune-ups, replacement of all bearing surfaces, repacking of lubricants, and adjustments of derailleurs and brake systems
  • Installation of accessories
  • Custom wheel building
  • Fixed-gear and single-speed conversions

Bring your bike on by! Repair estimates are always free.


We offer a variety of custom services. We can get as creative as you want to be. From custom wheels, to custom paint, you call the shots.

Custom Wheel Build:
$27-35 per wheel + parts

We can professionally hand-build custom road, track, mountain and cross wheels. Select from a huge range of components including Shimano, Mavic, Velocity, Weinmann, Formula, DT, Chris King, Profile, Phil Wood, Easton and much more.

Fixed Gear Conversion:
$55 and up

Prices vary depending on parts installed Take your old 10-speed, and turn it into a slick new single-speed, fixed or free. It’ll make your old ride like new!

Complete Overhaul: $175
  • Bicycle is completely disassembled, cleaned, & polished
  • Headset, hubs, and bottom bracket cleaned, greased, and adjusted
  • Cables changed
  • Complete tune-up and drivetrain cleaning
  • Handlebars taped / grips changed
Complete Tune-Up: $60
  • Adjust front and rear brakes
  • Adjust front and rear derailleurs
  • True front and rear wheels
  • Adjust hubs, headset and bottom bracket
  • Lube chain and cables
  • Light cleaning
Box and Ship Services: $35-40 (plus applicable shipping rates)
  • Bicycle is disassembled and packaged with care in a bicycle box, ready to ship or travel
  • We also offer to ship your bicycle to you via carrier (FedEx), usually $50-100 inside the US (shipping rates may vary for international customers)
  • For more information on bike transport rates, contact your airline or visit
Deluxe Tune-Up: $95
Complete tune-up plus drivetrain cleaning
  • Adjust front and rear brakes
  • Adjust front and rear derailleurs
  • True front and rear wheels
  • Adjust hubs, headset, and bottom bracket
  • Lube chain and cables
  • Full drivetrain cleaning, including cranks, chain, cassette, and derailleurs
Light Tune and Lube: $20
  • Safety check
  • Air tires
  • Lubricate chain
  • Check brakes
  • Check derailleurs
More Repairs!
  • Install Tube and/or Tire (front or rear): $6 front / $8 rear
  • Adjust Derailleur, front or rear: $9-$13, depending on complexity
  • Adjust Brake (front or rear): $7-$10, depending on complexity
  • Adjust Headset: $8
  • Install Headset: $17
  • Adjust Bottom Bracket: $10
  • Install Bottom Bracket: $15
  • Minor Wheel True (wheel stays on the bike): $7
  • Standard Wheel True: $9-15
  • Major Wheel True (replace spokes): $15-20
  • Install Fenders: $10
  • Other Services: JUST ASK

Special Order

Can’t seem to get that hard-to-find part? We place special orders throughout the week and just about any small part can be in your hands in just 2-3 days.

We can special order anything from high-end parts, to that special basket, and any other accessory you can think of. Even if you’re not exactly sure what you want, we’ll help you figure out several different options to fit your budget and needs.

No order is too big or too small. Want it? Just ask. And we’ll get it for you… fast.