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Blog Posts

Brand new Tomos mopeds coming soon!

We’re taking reservations now on the new Tomos mopeds about to be imported to the United States! The cat is out of the bag – Tomos is back! And DMW will be one of the first shops in the country to carry the new line up. Swing on by or […]

Malaguti Commuter fuel gas tank for sale

We have a fuel tank for a Malaguti Commuter for sale and it’s up for grabs on eBay! The Detroit Moped Works eBay shop is constantly being stocked with used and rare items that we come into but don’t have space to display for sale in our brick and mortar shop. […]

Puch Magnum LTD #31

Instagram makes it look better than it is. #seized #rustytank #dentedtank #partsmissing #fak A photo posted by Detroit Moped Works (@detroitmopedworks) on Aug 22, 2016 at 11:51am PDT

Detroit Moped Works and the Michigan Avenue Business Association

We got to spread the word about mopeds and the Michigan Avenue Business Association this week on Detroit’s NPR public radio station, 101.9 FM WDET. You can listen to the interview and read excerpts on WDET’s website: Growing Business And Community on Michigan Avenue in SW Detroit.

Rigid Free Spirit Rally Prep!

Fixing up the Sears Free Spirit in preparation for the annual Motor City Riot rally! Prepping for the rally! #puch #motorcityriot #moped A photo posted by Detroit Moped Works (@detroitmopedworks) on Aug 4, 2016 at 8:58am PDT

New handlebar phone holders in stock

A new item just in time for the #mcrrally2016 – a smartphone handlebar mount! With built in bottle opener! We’re not even making that up, it’s advertised on the back of the package. $20 at DMW. #MopedLife #GetCool A photo posted by Detroit Moped Works (@detroitmopedworks) on Aug 4, 2016 […]

Wrench Swingers

After a late night of work, this JC Penney Swinger 1 isn’t so much a sleeper anymore but an intense beast that will destroy you.   #latenight #wrench #puch #detroitmopedworks A photo posted by Detroit Moped Works (@detroitmopedworks) on Jul 29, 2016 at 9:22pm PDT

Special shop hours during the MCR rally

RALLY HOURS: Detroit Moped Works will be open 8am-12pm on Saturday, August 6 to accommodate last minute needs before the #mcrrally2016. We’ll be open during our normal business hours Tuesday through Friday, 11am-7pm. #MopedLife #GetCool A photo posted by Detroit Moped Works (@detroitmopedworks) on Jul 30, 2016 at 12:46pm PDT

Breaking in and maintaining your moped

Why should I break in my moped (cylinder) safely? When your moped was new, the factory instructions were to not exceed 15mph for the first 300 miles.   A two stroke motor receives all of its lubrication from the oil and gas mixture.  Until the oil and gas mixture has […]

How do mopeds work?

Mopeds are a great way to get around but can appear confusing to someone who’s never started one. They don’t start with the turn of a key but with the turn of the pedals! How Do They Start? The pedals are basically only to start the mopeds.  You can pedal […]