329 W. Pierpont Ave. STE 100, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Repair Services & Pricing

Crossroads Guitar Shop offers a complete range of repair and maintenance services for electric and acoustic guitars and basses, highlighted by our use of the Plek PRO System for computer controlled fret dressing, neck adjustments, and nut and bridge contouring. Just about anything your guitar or bass needs, we can deliver with high-quality, thoughtful, and careful service.

Our services and standard fees are outlined below. If you have any questions or require something out of the ordinary, please contact us and we can discuss your needs directly. Otherwise, come in an see us with your instrument and we'll take great care of your baby and have it playing better than ever before.

Please bring your instrument in any time for a FREE service estimate

PLEK PRO SERVICES:

For electric and acoustic guitars and basses:

  • Acclimate guitar to proper humidity
  • PLEK measurement and diagnostic scan
  • Proper truss rod adjustment to achieve PLEK Pro profile
  • PLEK quality fret dress
  • Nut slot setup
  • Saddle/bridge setup
  • File sharp or protruding fret ends
  • Buff & polish frets
  • Clean & condition fingerboard
  • Tighten & lubricate hardware
  • Check/clean electronics/minor solder touch ups
  • Change strings*
  • Adjust pickup height (electrics)
  • Intonate using Peterson Strobe
  • Clean & inspect
  • Clean case

*New strings must be provided or purchased separately

$200

Instruments that cannot be Plek'd due to too low of fret height or fingerboard issues will be charged a Plek Scan fee. We do our best to evaluate your instrument before scanning to avoid this.

For electric and acoustic guitars and basses:

  • Measurement & diagnostic scan
  • Adjust truss rod, if applicable for improvement

$25

*This fee can be used towards the price of a Plek Pro Complete Setup or Refret work anytime in the future for the scanned guitar only.

Replacement of strings for proper string tension measurement prior to Plek*

  • Guitar or Bass: $10
  • Classical: $15
  • 12 string: $20

*New strings must be provided or purchased separately

Masking fingerboard: (ebony, finished & composite boards)
+$10

Floating or locking tremolo setup:
+$20

Stainless Steel Frets:
+$25

12 string guitar:
+$30 & up

* Plek Pro Service Notes:

  • To avoid additional restringing charges: Prior to starting initial Plek scan, guitar must be strung with the same string gauge desired for final setup.
  • If providing your own strings, please include an additional set.
  • Any additional repairs needed will be an additional cost.
  • Does not include replacing the nut.

GUITAR RE-FRET SERVICES

For the ultimate level in precision fretwork!

Complete Re-fret: $415 & up (refer to re-fret options)

All complete re-fret work includes fret material, Plek'd fingerboard planing and the Plek Pro Complete Fret Dress & Setup!

Complete re-frets usually require a new or shimmed nut.

Any additional setup options still apply, e.g. 12-string or locking trems.

 

 

Partial Re-fret:

  • 1st fret: $30 + Basic Setup or PLEK Setup
  • Additional frets: $10 each nickel, $15 each stainless
  • Bound Neck: + $30 and up

 

Ebony, Maple & Finished Fingerboards:
+ $40

Stainless Steel Frets:
+ $50

Bound & Finished Bound Necks:
+  $60

Re-Finishing Fingerboard: (if planing is necessary)
+ $70 - $140

4 String Bass:
+ $25

5 String Bass:
+ $35

BASIC SETUPS & OTHER SERVICES

  • Acclimate guitar to proper humidity
  • Adjust truss rod
  • Nut slot setup
  • Set saddle action
  • Polish frets
  • Clean & condition fingerboard
  • Check/clean preamp system
  • Tighten & lubricate hardware
  • Change strings*
  • Clean & inspect
  • Clean case

 6-String: $70

Classical: $80

12-String: $90

Resonator: $90

Set Saddles: + $20, Fully Compensate Your Saddle: +$40

*New strings must be provided or purchased separately

*To avoid additional restringing charges: Prior to setup, guitar must be strung with the same string gauge desired for final setup.

  • Acclimate guitar to proper humidity
  • Adjust truss rod
  • Nut slot setup
  • Set saddle action & radius
  • Polish frets
  • Clean & condition fingerboard
  • Check/clean electronics/minor solder touch ups
  • Tighten & lubricate hardware
  • Change strings*
  • Adjust pickup height
  • Tune & intonate using Peterson Strobe
  • Clean & inspect
  • Clean case

6 String: $70

7 String: $80

12 String: $90-$120

Floating Tremolo: + $20

*New strings must be provided or purchased separately

*To avoid additional restringing charges: Prior to setup, guitar must be strung with the same string gauge desired for final setup.

  • Acclimate guitar to proper humidity
  • Adjust truss rod
  • Nut slot setup
  • Set saddle action & radius
  • Polish frets
  • Clean & condition fingerboard
  • Check/clean electronics/minor solder touch ups
  • Tighten & lubricate hardware
  • Change strings*
  • Adjust pickup height
  • Tune & intonate using Peterson Strobe
  • Clean & inspect
  • Clean case

Electric & Acoustic Basses:  $70

6-String Bass: $90

*New strings must be provided or purchased separately

*To avoid additional restringing charges: Prior to setup, guitar must be strung with the same string gauge desired for final setup.

Labor Rate: $70/hour

Restring only:

  • Guitar or Bass: $20
  • Classical: $25
  • 12 string: $30+
  • Floating tremolo: +$10

*New strings must be provided or purchased separately

Add on: Polish frets, clean & condition fingerboard. Clean and polish guitar: +$10

 

Fret Sprouts: File sharp or protruding fret ends.

  • unfinished fingerboard/no binding: $20
  • Finished and bound fingerboards: $35

 

Nut Replacement: Includes bone nut shaped and fit by hand, slots cut with the PLEK. Other nut materials used upon request.

  • Most guitars: $70
  • 12 string: $95
  • Brass or hard compound: +$20 & up
  • Compensated nut: +$20 + nut
  • Roller nut conversion: $70 + roller nut
  • Nut shim: $35 & up (raise and re-cut existing nut)
  • Pre-made/Pre-slotted nuts: $35 & up
  • Opaque, finished over nuts: +$35

*Nut replacement requires Basic or PLEK setup.

 

Acoustic Saddle Replacement: Includes bone saddle, other materials used upon request. Cut and fit saddle, set radius and action.

  • New saddle: $70
  • Fully compensated: +$35
  • Long or Set saddles: +$60
  • Bone or Wood shim: $35
  • Pre-made Saddle: $35

*Saddle replacement requires Basic or PLEK setup.    

 

Electronics:

Replace pots, input jack:  $20 (plus parts)

Push/Pull and Concentric pots: $35 (plus parts)

Selector Switch: $35

Pickup Install: $35

Pickup Install (4-Conductor): $40

Tele bridge or similar: $40

Strat Set: $60

K&K acoustic install: $80

Cut and install acoustic preamp system: $140

*Hollow and Semi-Hollow bodies may incur additional charges.

 

Other repairs are quoted on an individual basis and are billed/prorated at $70/hour.

  • Ukulele, Mandolin, Lap steel and other similar setups
  • Install/replace tuners, bridges, saddles, tremolos, etc.
  • Routing for pickups, battery boxes, etc.
  • Electronic mods and re-wires
  • Restorations
  • Pedalboard setup/wiring