I am a firm believer in learning how to do it yourself
I once had a bike in a garage for a brake bleed and also a wheel bearing change that's the only time a bike has been in and up to now the last time!
It cost a small fortune at the time for the brake bleed but needs must that was in 2003!
The last time I had a bike in was for wheel bearings on the front in 2015. We was on the way back from the lakes on the FJR after a week away when the wheel bearings collapsed! we was just coming in towards York so I went to a bike shop that I know of in there and they squeezed us in whic