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410 Freel Dr Ste 102, Ames, IA 50010 515-292-2599


Hydraulic Services at Ames Hydraulics: The High Speed Hydraulic Repair Shop

The hydraulic system, often regarded as the life force of many industrial, construction and agricultural machines, is an intricate network of components working in unison. Ensuring the peak performance of this system requires proactive maintenance, expertise, precision, and dedication. At Ames Hydraulics, we are not just service providers; we are partners in your mission for efficiency and we understand the need to get your equipment back up and running as soon as possible when it does break down. We also understand that hydraulic maintenance needs to be quick, we schedule it ahead so when you drop your equipment off it immediately gets worked on, there is no sense in letting a large expensive piece of equipment sit around costing money, especially when it is still in working order. So give us a call for your hydraulic cylinder rebuild needs, and we can get your booked before anything major blows out, 515-292-2599!


1. Hydraulic Hose Replacement:

Hoses might seem like simple components, but they’re vital channels. We ensure that replacements are not just about fitting new hoses but about making sure that fluid is flowing in the correct direction and that the hose is rated for enough psi for your hydraulic system, so when there is a spike in pressure, you won’t have to worry. We carry a large inventory of -4, -6, -8, -10, -12, -16, -20, -24 and -32 hydraulic hoses. We also stock code 61 and code 62 CAT flange fittings, JIC, SAE Boss, flat face o-ring, metric cone, BSPP (British Standard Pipe Parallel), BSP (British Standard Pipe) BSP Cone (British Standard Pipe JIC style), pipe and more hydraulic fittings!


2. Hydraulic Cylinder Rebuild

We understand that you need your hydraulic cylinder back quickly, that is why we have a 7 day rebuild time guaranteed or it’s free! Beyond just rebuilding, we assess the entire hydraulic cylinder including the barrel, cap, gland, piston, and rod of the cylinder. Suggest preventive measures to increase the amount of time between breakdowns and reduce future downtimes due to back ordered parts.


3. Hydraulic Pump Rebuild

Every pump has a story. It speaks of the hours it’s been in operation, the strain it’s been under, and the challenges it’s faced. Our experts don’t just rebuild; they listen to this story, ensuring that the refurbished pump is better suited to its tasks. This means replacing bearings, oil seals, honing, replacing seals and o-rings and sometimes, recommending you simply replace the pump.


4. Hydraulic Drive Motor Rebuild

Drive motors are the unsung heroes of the hydraulic world. Typically never checked until they are broke. With our rebuilding service, we ensure these heroes get their due, replacing their bearings, o-rings, seals, and ensuring they deliver consistent performance by pressure testing.


5. Hydro Rebuilding

Hydro’s are difficult to remove and reinstall in hydraulic cylinder rebuild equipment, that’s why we offer hydro replacement and rebuilding services. Hydro’s are essential and complex, often times they require honing during the rebuilding process to ensure that they will hold pressure.


6. Hydraulic Valve Block Rebuilding

The symphony of a hydraulic system is orchestrated by the valve blocks or valve block. Our rebuilding service ensures that these valve blocks function flawlessly, directing the flow and pressure with precision.

7. Combine 4 Wheel Drive Motor Reman

In the vast landscapes of agriculture, combines play a crucial role. We understand the unique challenges faced by these machines and offer specialized hydraulic cylinder rebuild services to ensure their 4-wheel drive motors are always functioning correctly.


8. Hydraulic Components: Fittings and Seals

These components might seem small, but their significance is monumental. Our replacements and method for determining the correct replacement ensure that every fitting is precise and every seal is rated for the pressure and temperature needed, guaranteeing the longevity and efficiency of your hydraulic systems.


9. Mobile Services: Anytime, Anywhere

hydraulic cylinder rebuild emergencies don’t wait, and neither should you. Our mobile services are a commitment to this philosophy. Be it a construction site, a farm, or an industrial setup, our team is ready to address your hydraulic issues on the spot.


10. High-Speed Repair Specialization

In the industrial world, time is money. We respect this, and our high-speed repair times ensure that every second is utilized efficiently, getting your equipment back in action swiftly.


11. Pick Up and Delivery Services

Logistics can often become a cumbersome task, especially with oily, heavy hydraulic components. Our dedicated team ensures a seamless process, just give us a call and let us know what needs picked up, and what your address is and we will swing by and pick up your hydraulic components.


12. Emergency After-Hours Repair Services

In the unpredictable world of hydraulic cylinder rebuild machinery, breakdowns don’t always happen during regular business hours. Recognizing this, Ames Hydraulics extends a lifeline with our Emergency After-Hours Repair Services. Whether it’s late at night or during the weekend, our dedicated team stands ready. We combine swift response times with our precision, ensuring that your operations face minimal disruption. Day or night, we’re just a call away, underscoring our unwavering commitment to keeping your operations running smoothly.


13. Seal Matching and Sales

A seal might seem like a trivial component, but its significance in ensuring a leak-free hydraulic cylinder is paramount. Our seal matching service ensures you get the perfect fit, every time. Just bring in your cylinder and old seals and we will get you the correct replacements.


At Ames Hydraulics, we believe in forging relationships. Every service we offer, every hydraulic component we repair, and every hydraulic system we rejuvenate is a testament to our commitment to our clients. We’re not just about fixing hydraulic cylinder rebuild machinery; we’re about building trust. Ames Hydraulics shines as a beacon of excellence. Our services are not just transactions; they are partnerships in your journey towards efficiency, less down time and reliability. With a perfect blend of expertise, dedication, and state-of-the-art technology, and good old fashion grit, we ensure that your hydraulic systems are always at their peak performance. Give us a call today at 515-686-4870! Experience the Ames Hydraulics difference.