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Motorcycle self-service in Las Vegas

A quick update following my quest to find a place in Las Vegas to do an oil change. I found a place called Cyclube close to the airport. I called and asked to do my own oil change, which was fine. The owner, Rich, helped me put the bike on one of his lifts, gave me a rag and oil pan and let me be. I had earlier talked to him and decided to buy my oil from him. He has all the usual suspects, dino or synthetic.

His main business is "quick lube" oil changes for bikes, mainly Harleys, where you can roll in sans appointment and be on the road after 30 mins with new oil and filter. Open Monday through Friday 9 to 5 and Saturday 8 to 1.

He will also accommodate doing the work yourself, bringing your own oil or buying his, whatever works. In addition, if you coming through and want to ship tires or parts, give him a ring and he’ll collect them for you. A tire machine is on the way, but you can always change tires there by hand as well.

The second part of the business is Harley leases, daily or longer. A fleet of about 12 bikes. Very down to earth and easy to deal with. I paid a $10 fee (lift and oil disposal).

All in all a great resource to put on the radar.

Cyclube
6245 Harrison Drive, Unit 24 and 25.
Las Vegas, NV 89120
(702) 795-0404
vegascyclease@aol.com
Mon-Fri 9 to 5
Sat 8 to 1
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