Fork / Shock Servicing

At Monkey Wrench Cycles, we’re able to serve all modern brands of suspension.


We use only genuine Fox seals and fluids when servicing Fox forks and shocks.

Rock Shox

Rock Shox services will replace all internal dynamic o-rings in rebound circuits and the air chambers, as well as the dust seals and foam rings.

Manitou, Marzocchi, DT Swiss etc

We can service most Manitou, Marzocchi and DT Swiss offerings, although seal kits and other accessories may not be held in stock.


Monkey Wrench Cycles can service most Cannondale Lefty and Headshok suspension units.

Servicing costs (please note prices quoted are for labour, fluids and disposal only. Any service parts are extra):

Suspension fork service ($95)

  • Remove Fork and clean exterior
  • Remove lowers, clean and inspect
  • Install new seal kit (not included in price, $ varies between manufacturers)
  • Inspect air spring chamber or coil spring, install new Fox Float Fluid
  • Drain compression/rebound oil, inspect components, reinstall with new oil
  • Function test of upper components
  • Lubricate lowers, reinstall upper components
  • Function test complete fork
  • Inspect headset components, clean and grease
  • Reinstall fork, function test on bike
  • Note: Please advise fork make and model (if you know) on making a booking

Rock Shox Pike 100 hour service ($120)

  • As above, includes seal and bladder replacement in Charger damper, and damper bleed.

Lefty Fork Service (from $120)

  • Remove Fork and clean exterior
  • Remove damper
  • Reset bearings, clean and grease bearing races
  • Service damper, replace all O-rings
  • Refit and bleed damper with new oil
  • Service air piston, replace all O-rings
  • New air piston lube
  • Reassemble fork
  • Regrease and adjust headset components
  • Reinstall fork, function test
Air sleeve shock service (eg Fox RP series $45):
  • Remove shock from bike, inspect bushings and mounting hardware
  • Depressurise shock
  • Remove air sleeve
  • Remove all seals and O-rings, inspect chamber and seal seats
  • Fit new seal and O-ring kit
  • Install new lubricants to air chambers
  • Pressure test
  • Clean and lubricate all mounting hardware
  • Reinstall shock, function test

Full rear shock service (from $135):

  • As for air sleeve service plus:
  • Inspect all internal damper and IFP components
  • Replace all internal damper and IFP seals
  • Rebleed and pressurise IFP using 99% Nitrogen (Fox shocks) and 78% Nitrogen (Rockshox Shocks)

We can also service your suspension seat post such as Rock Shox Reverb, KS Lev/Integra/Dx, or Fox Transfer