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How To Buy a Bike From TPC

If you’re looking for a bike, you’ve come to the right place. The Pro’s Closet is the world leader in Certified Pre-Owned bicycles. Our number one goal is to make it easy for you to find the right bike. We have a huge selection of high-quality bikes, a convenient Sell // Trade feature, and several filters and tools.

Written by: Bruce Lin

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Need a fresh bike? TPC has you covered. We have a huge selection of premium used bikes that you can easily shop online.

Are you new to these parts? No worries! Read on to learn how to buy a Certified Pre-Owned bike from The Pro’s Closet works. We think it's time to experience a new way to buy and sell bikes.

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Certified Pre-Owned bikes — better than "used"

A TPC Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) bike is way better than the average used bike you might find on Craigslist or eBay. Our bikes are safe and ready to ride right out of the box, thanks to thorough inspection and service by our professional technicians. All parts that don’t pass our inspection are serviced or replaced. This ensures that you can purchase your next pre-owned bike with the same confidence as buying new.

Learn more about our process.

Easily shop for bikes at TPC

The Pro’s Closet website provides several convenient filters and tools that make it easy to find the bike you’re looking for.

Using the navigation bar, you can choose to Shop All Bikes, or choose from one of our six bike collections which narrow down your choices by category.

When viewing bikes, you will see a filter column on the right-hand side of the screen. This will allow you to refine your bike search by size, brand, price, and many other features.

TPC Compare and favorite buttonsWhen hovering your cursor over any bike on our website, you will see two symbols appear under the bike — a pair of arrows and a heart. The arrows button adds bikes to our comparison tool. The heart button allows you to save a bike to your favorites and view it later.

How to compare bikes

TPC Compare toolIf you are interested in comparing a bike, click the arrows button to enter the bike into our comparison tool. You will then see the black compare tab appear on the right-hand side of the screen. You can select up to three bikes at a time. The tool allows you to view and compare bike specifications and geometry side-by-side.

TPC bike comparisonNote: the comparison tool is only available on desktop.

Save your favorite bikes for later

TPC Bike favoritesThe heart button allows you to add bikes to your favorites. This requires a free account with The Pro’s Closet. Your favorites page can be accessed through the heart icon at the top of the navigation bar when you are logged in. This makes it easy to save bikes you are interested in and find them later.

How to save a search for your size bike

Can’t find what you’re looking for? If you’re logged into your account you can save a search by selecting your desired filters and clicking the “save a search” button at the top of the filter column on the right. With a saved search, you will be notified via email the moment a new bike arrives that matches your saved search criteria. Saved searches can be deleted fro your account page.

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Our Ride Guides make shopping a snap

TPC Ride GuidesOur team of expert Ride Guides are here to answer your questions and help you find the right bike. These are real people who live and breathe bikes and want you to have the best buying and riding experience possible.

Ride Guides are available via chat or phone seven days a week from 9AM-6PM MT.

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Need help finding your dream bike? Schedule an Expert Consultation with a Ride Guide for one-on-one bike buying advice.  


Buy confidently with easy 30-day returns

We want you to love your bike which is why we offer a 30-day, hassle-free return policy. If the bike isn’t right for you, send it back and we’ll help you find another one.

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Upgrades are easy when you're in the CPO cycle

CPO bikes are also part of our revolutionary Guaranteed Buyback program. Assuming your bike meets our quality criteria and terms and conditions of our Buyback program, we guarantee to provide an offer price on your CPO bike within the first 18 months of ownership. You can even check your Buyback price in the Account area of

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Don’t worry, you can still tweak and customize your ride. Not only that, but we’ll give you a better price to factor in those upgraded carbon wheels, for instance. No matter what, you can easily upgrade to your next ride whenever you want.