Welcome to the South Devon Classics website. We are always updating the site so please feel free to browse the updated pages. We have recently incorporated our race bike preparation website, www.racework.co.uk into the site & will be working on additional pages shortly. Thank you for visiting.
We offer a rebuild service for both two & four stroke engines, ranging from single cylinder mopeds to multi cylinder superbikes. We can also offer fourstroke Moto X engine rebuilds for Moto X & Enduro competitors as well as building engines for circuit racing. Please feel free to view our engine building page for some examples of our work.
We can rebuild & reseal your leaking front forks using new seals, bushes & oiI. We can service & rebuild conventional units through to fully adjustable Upside Down units. We can also arrange for rusty & pitted fork stanchions to be rechromed.
If you are considering building a special, be it a street fighter, street scrambler or bobber & find the prospect of the wiring daunting, we can help by modify your existing wiring harness or produce a custom made harness from scratch to suit your requirements. We can also carry out electrical repairs, fault finding & ignition upgrades. We have also developed a kit to upgrade AC lighting systems on classic 80's trials & enduro machines that do not run a battery to prevent overcharging & blown bulbs.
We offer a four stroke cylinder head overhaul service for single or multicylinder engines including valve decarbonisation, valve seat refacing/recutting & a valve clearance reshimming service. This is especially important for engines being used for racing & competition use. Low compression caused by valve problems can effect starting & cause a severe lack of performance.
We are also equipped to carry out small engineering jobs as well as thread repairs & Helicoil service.
We offer a front suspension fork overhaul service for conventional forks for £40 per leg for loose units plus seals & oil.
We can also remove the forks from your machine if required at an additional cost.
For fully adjustable & Upside down units please call for a quote.
We can overhaul & rebuild all types of motorcycle engines. Prices start at £250 plus parts to completely strip, inspect, renew any required components & rebuild for a single cylinder two stroke engine.
We can also remove & refit the engine from the machine at an additional cost.
For four stroke single & multicylinder engine work please call for a quote.
We can carry out servicing, general maintenance & repairs on most types of modern & classic motorcycles.
We only use genuine or quality branded parts & Putoline or Castrol oils.
Please call with your requirements for a quote.
Listed below is a price guide to just some of our services. To remain competitive, we try to keep our prices at a reasonable level & can tailor work to suit any budget & all of our work is guaranteed. Depending on the type of work required & parts availability, we try to keep lead & turnaround times to a minimum.
South Devon Classics now offer a wheel building service for spoked wheels. Using your own or new replacement rims, we can rebuild your wheels with stainless steel spokes. All work is carried out in house at competive rates.
Please call for further information.
Please feel free to contact us for any additional information about our services or for a quote by using the email address & telephone number listed below.
Hillhead, Kingswear, South Devon
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Links & useful websites :
racework.co.uk Motorcycle race preparation
OilySmudges.com Online motorcycle magazine
smithstix.co.uk Vinyl Graphics & Design service
crmc.co.uk Classic Racing Motorcycle Club
Restoration Partners :
St. Marys Bodywork Motorcycle paintwork specialists
Brixham Contact Lee Thompson on 07445 421524