Guitar Repairs

Repairs, Maintenance, and Cleaning available for all instruments.

Electrical repairs & component level repairs for amplifiers/electronics.

All repairs performed by professional luthiers and technicians, with an average 7-day turnaround.

Repairs are backed by Suburban Music's 30-day warranty.*




  • $5 (+Parts) INSTALL/EACH: Strap Button or Strap Locking Device

  • $5 (+String) RE-STRING: One String

  • $20 (+ Strings) FRETTED RE-STRING: Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar

  • $25 (+ Strings) FRETTED RE-STRING: Classical Guitar, Banjo, Ukulele, Mandolin, 5-String Bass (or more)

  • $40 (+ Strings) FRETTED SET-UP/RE-STRING: Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar

  • $45 (+Strings) FRETTED SET-UP/RE-STRING: 12-String Guitars, 7-String Guitars, 8-String Guitars, Locking Tremolo Systems

  • $130-$300 REPAIR CRACKS


  • $8 (+String) RESTRING: One String

  • $25 (+Strings) VIOLIN RESTRING: Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass

  • $60-$160 (+Strings) VIOLIN SET-UP: Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass

  • $50-$80 VIOLIN BOW REHAIR: Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass

  • $85-$300 REPAIR CRACK: Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass

AMPLIFIER/STEREO/TV/ELECTRONIC REPAIRS performed by Jeff, formerly of Ron's TV

  • $25 SIMPLE SOLDER REPAIR: Per Jack or pot

  • $45 PICK-UP INSTALLATION (+PICK-UP): Per Pick-up



  • $15-$25 SAX, CLARINET, FLUTE REPAIR: Pads & corks

  • $65 BRASS & WOODWIND REPAIR: Playing Condition Adjustments, Yearly Maintenance, Cleaning, Repair Valves, Adjust Pads, Straighten Keys as Needed

  • $150-$325 BRASS & WOODWIND TOTAL OVERHAUL: All Work as Needed. Dissassemble, Chemical Flush, Replace Corks & Pads, Grease Valves, Oil Slides, Adjust to Playing Condition


This list of common repair costs are the lowest prices for labor only, your repair may cost more.  Price does not include parts or strings.  Free estimates available for Band/Orchestra Instruments.

*Warranty applies to original repair labor, and does not cover parts, strings, or any user abuse/misuse, or a separate repair. Warrantied repairs will be performed at no additional cost.

**Repair Labor Fees are FREE for all Suburban Music Classical String Rentals with Insurance, also for Veritas Instrument Rentals ( with Loss Damage Waiver (LDW). Call store for details (630)682-4291.

Repairs left more than 30 days after repair has been completed will be sold for the cost of the repair.