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Keep Your Ride Running Smooth: Essential Chain Service
(Clean, Adjust, and Lube)

Understanding Chain Service:

  • Cost: $50.00 (Estimated labor charge, excludes the cost of cleaning supplies and lubricant)
  • A well-maintained chain delivers several benefits:
  • Smooth Power Delivery: A clean and properly adjusted chain transfers power efficiently, minimizing jerks or hesitation.
  • Reduced Wear and Tear: Regular cleaning and lubrication minimize friction, extending the lifespan of the chain and sprockets.
  • Prevention of Rust and Corrosion: Lubrication protects the chain from the elements, preventing rust and corrosion.
  • Enhanced Riding Experience: A properly maintained chain contributes to a smoother and more enjoyable riding experience.

What Chain Service Entails:

  • Cleaning: A qualified technician will thoroughly clean the chain, removing dirt, grime, and old lubricant. Specific cleaning solutions and tools are used to ensure a deep clean without damaging the O-rings (if present).
  • Adjusting: Chain tension is crucial. Overly tight or loose chains can cause premature wear and damage to sprockets and other drivetrain components. The technician will meticulously adjust the chain tension to meet the manufacturer's specifications.
  • Lubrication: After cleaning and adjusting, a high-quality chain lubricant is applied to the inner links. Proper lubrication reduces friction and protects the chain from wear and tear.

Signs You Might Need Chain Service:

  • Visible Dirt and Grime: A dirty chain with caked-on grime is a clear indication it needs cleaning.
  • Stiff Chain Movement: Difficulty moving the chain by hand can indicate it's too tight or requires lubrication.
  • Excessive Chain Slack: A loose chain can cause a slapping sound and uneven power delivery.
  • Visible Wear on the Chain or Sprockets: Worn links or damaged teeth are signs the chain might be nearing its end-of-life and require replacement.

Why Regular Chain Service Matters:

  • Preventative Maintenance: Regular chain service is a cost-effective way to extend the lifespan of your chain and sprockets, saving you money in the long run.
  • Safety: A properly maintained chain reduces the risk of chain breakage, which can cause a serious accident.
  • Optimized Performance: A clean and well-lubricated chain ensures smooth power delivery and a more enjoyable riding experience.

DIY vs. Professional Service:

  • While chain service might seem like a simple task, it requires specific knowledge and tools for proper cleaning, adjustment, and lubrication. Consulting a qualified technician ensures the job is done correctly and prevents over-tightening or under-lubrication, which can cause further problems.

Invest in a Smooth Ride:

  • Regular chain service is an essential part of motorcycle maintenance. For an estimated cost of $50.00, you can ensure your chain is clean, adjusted, and properly lubricated, promoting optimal performance, extended life, and a smooth and safe ride.

Schedule Your Service Today!

  • Don't wait until your chain shows signs of neglect. Contact your local motorcycle repair shop today to schedule a chain service appointment. Remember, preventative maintenance is key to keeping your motorcycle running at its best.

Miscellaneous Labor and Charges for Street & Sports Bike
Chain Cleaning, Adjustment, and Lubrication Services

Perform the Service:

  • Cleaning, adjusting, and lubricating the motorcycle's chain


  • Depends on the motorcycle's usage and conditions, typically performed every 500-1000 miles or as needed


  • $50.00


  • Regular chain maintenance ensures smooth power transfer and extends chain life
  • Prevents premature wear and tear on sprockets and other drivetrain components
  • Improves overall riding experience and safety

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Motorhelmets Fullerton CA

1871 W. Commonwealth Ave., Fullerton CA 92833 USA
Tel: 714-879-8180 | Email:
Service Dept SMS Txt: 657-217-3988 | Sales Dept SMS Txt: 657-217-6457
Store Hours: M-F 10am-7pm | Sat 11am-6pm
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General Street and Sports Bike Motorcycle Service Guideline Below

Regularly inspect your bike for any signs of wear, damage, or leaks. Specific service intervals may vary depending on your motorcycle's make, model, riding style, and operating conditions. Always refer to your owner's manual for the manufacturer's recommended service schedule and specifications. If you're not comfortable performing any maintenance tasks yourself, take your bike to a qualified mechanic for service.

STREET & SPORTS BIKE MOTORCYCLES SERVICE CENTER Fullerton Orange County California at Motorhelmets

Street & Sportsbike Motorcycle Maintenance Suggestions
Simple Self Maintenance Tips between visits to our service shop.

  • Take a quick walk around your bike for a visual inspection before every ride.
  • Look for any drips or stains under the bike, indicating potential fluid leaks.
  • Inspect tires for proper inflation, wear, and any embedded objects.
  • Check for proper chain tension and lubrication.
  • Ensure all lights are working properly, including headlight, taillight, brake lights, and turn signals.
  • Check and adjust tire pressure to the manufacturer's recommended level using a reliable pressure gauge.
  • Don't attempt tasks you're not comfortable with. If you're unsure about any maintenance procedure, consult a qualified mechanic.
  • Safety first! Always wear proper safety gear while performing any maintenance on your motorcycle.


Fullerton / Orange County California

Service, Repair, Tires, Maintenance

Let our professionals keep your streetbikes in the best condition

Located in Southern California, serving Los Angeles and Orange County areas, Whittier, Santa Ana, Irvine, Anaheim, Yorba Linda, Motorhelmets Motorcycle Shop has a team of experienced professionals available to assist with any motorcycle-related issues. Their highly experienced technicians and mechanics can service most Harley Davidson, European, and Japanese Motorcycles and most types of bikes, including sport bikes, road bikes, cruisers, ATVs/Quads & Dirt Bikes.

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