Chicago Electric Bike Conversion Services – Volton Electric Bicycles
Volton Bicycles is Chicago’s choice electric bike shop for custom electric bicycle conversion, a selection of affordable electric bikes, and ebike service and repair.
Consider an eBike Conversion with Volton
- Affordable way to electrify your ride
- Uses your existing bike to add pedal assist and throttle operation
- Customization allows for a variety of usage
If you think pedal assist will get you back on a bike, ride more often, or help you continue to enjoy spending time outside on the saddle. Schedule a call to discuss converting your bicycle to an electric bicycle today, or chat with us through our messenger on the lower right of this screen.
Since 2011, we started conversion services in a Logan Square garage and launched the Volton electric bicycle, we’ve been fitting, designing and building custom electric bicycles and eBike conversions for bicycle riders going electric .
- Commuting electric bike conversions
- Mobility bike conversions
- Cargo bike conversions
- Industrial use cart conversions
- eBike and eMoto repair
Outside of Chicago and considering a conversion project?
Volton can schedule conversion services on most bikes, whether you are located nearby, or states away. Schedule your project with Volton and we can recommend shipping and handling providers to get your bike to our shop. All finished projects will be professionally packed for ground or pallet shipping back to you to ride.
Electric Bike Conversion Service by Volton Electric Bicycles
Mid Motor ConversionKeeping your existing wheel set, ease of maintenance, and smoothest power delivery are the top features of a mid motor conversion. The finished bike will offer an electric bike as close to original and will ensure the fit and feel is what you expect.
Front Wheel ConversionFor a satisfying pedal assist and throttle operation of your bicycle with existing rear wheel and gear sets.
Rear Wheel ConversionsCustom wheel building and off the shelf rear electric hub wheel kits available to add satisfying power and traction to convert your bike to electric.
Electric Bike Batteries
We offer an assortment of power sources for our motor kits from trusted vendors and manufacturers of lithium ion battery packs.
Why Volton for electric bike conversions?
Electric Bike Conversion Experience
With bike building and retail experience going back to 2003, we changed our tune in 2011 and created Volton. Our very first ebike was built for a family member looking to keep up his passion for getting some time outside on one of his bicycles. We’ve continued to offer conversion service for a variety of applications since day one.
Clean, low-profile designs and installations are what Volton is known for and we stand behind the work we put into each and every bike conversion.
Electric Bike Conversion Knowledge
After a quick discussion with you and your ebike conversion goals, we know the right direction to get you rolling on your new pedal assist bike.
Electric Bike Conversion Parts
After 10 years of converting and servicing custom electric bike conversions. We know what works, what doesn’t work, and guarantee our work. Choosing the right parts for fitment, safety, comfort, power and functionality are standard when working with the team at Volton Electric Bicycles.
Chicago Electric Bike Repair
Volton Electric Bikes offers a variety of ebike repair and light electric vehicle repair and maintenance services including:
- Electric motor wheel assembly and repair
- Battery repair, including conditioning, charge/discharge modeling and testing (up to 60v)
- Electric bike troubleshooting – mechanical and electrical
- Electric bike conversion repair
- General insights and knowledge on the good (and not so good) gear that is on the market
- Volton ebike repair, at courtesy or reduced labor rates
- Ebike assembly and shipping
- Small parts and accessories
Scheduling Electric Bike Repair and Conversions
Repair and electric bike conversion service is scheduled on an individual basis, depending on our availability. Please call to schedule. We will request bikes information, including photos. We might be able to point you in the right direction over a quick phone call with hopes to get you rolling. If we cannot, we will schedule a in-shop troubleshoot. Troubleshooting includes a thorough inspection of the wiring and components on your bike. Troubleshooting is a paid service to find out the error source. Any simple repairs will be performed. A troubleshoot is no guarantee of a complete repair.
NOTE- With the variety of parts, bicycles and ebikes, and conditions of bikes, we cannot accept all bikes and electric bikes in for conversions or repair due to the condition or use of non-standard parts, and dealer/vendor inability to supply correct OEM hardware.