The right care extends the life of any H-D. The Chopper Place brings advanced techniques and unsurpassed experience to the table every time.

We promise to always provide value and outstanding service, regardless of Harley Davidson repair size or difficulty.

We Truly Care

Our Promise to You

Leave it to Us

We Love to ride Harleys

Our mechanics ride to work smiling and are happy to turn a wrench. They have a passion for Harleys and are fully qualified to work on yours.

The Chopper Place was established in 1971 by Kenny Godron, 

previously the service manager at Skip Fordyce Harley Davidson. Kenny and Skip were lifelong friends and both belonged to the old "Riverside Bombers" M/C.

our History

The Chopper Place is committed to providing you with the highest level of Harley Davidson repair and service, so you’ll always choose us for your maintenance and repair needs in Riverside, CA. 


For most people this would be just another job, but for us we live and breath the industry. So, we to want make the process as easy and enjoyable as possible for you. We genuinely care about your bike 

The Chopper Place

(951) 687-6655

4791 Doane Ave. Riverside CA 92505 US



We have a very large inventory of Harley Davidson parts, hard parts, custom parts, and new old stock Harley Davidson Parts



The Chopper Place is an independent company and has no affiliation with Harley-Davidson INC and uses "Harley-Davidson", "Harley" & "H-D" only for Reference

Doing it yourself doesn’t always pan out. Rely on our knowledge and experience instead. Your bike is in the best of hands.

We want to be the Harley Davidson repair and maintenance facility you turn to for all your biker needs.

For the 45 years The Chopper Place has been in business, we have been striving to provide our clients the best quality service possible to gain their full satisfaction. And they’ve shown their appreciation by coming back to us repeatedly.

We want nothing more than to keep you and your bike safe and on the road. 

Whether you own a Bagger, Bobber, Shovelhead, Panhead, Knucklehead, Flat Head, Sporters, Evo, Twin Cam, all American bikes or any other custom or H-D style bike, we are "The Chopper Place". We are your go-to guys for Harley Davidson repair, scheduled maintenance, custom modification, machining, engine diagnostics & rebuilds, bike builds, or even a simple oil change.

why ​choose us

In 1981 his son Grant Godron joined the family business, straight out of High School. When Kenny retired in 1986 Grant became the Owner/Operator of The Chopper Place.  Since then, Grant continues to run the family business, and has more than 100K miles in his 1999 FLTR (which is his 9th bike).

and it shows. Our first time customers continually become our long term customers time and time again, choosing us for all their H-D needs.


The Chopper Place is dedicated to serving you with quality and value. Bring your bike in today for an inspection, and see what our commitment to quality is all about! We may not be related, but you’ll feel like we’re family.