Brake Services
Frame Straightening and Repair
Leaf Spring Repair and Service
Differential Service and Repair
Regular Scheduled Mainenance
And Much More...


Free Vehicle Inspection - Make sure your vehicle is operating safetly!

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Trailer Repair

Complete undercarriage components, Leaf Springs, Axles(Straight or Dropped), Rubber Torsion Axles, Bushings, Shackles, Straps, Equalizers, Hub, Bearings and Brakes.

Our Technician has over 30 years experience to assist you with your trailer

Preventive Maintenance

SAVES You Money! Experiencing unusual Tire wear, vehicle pulling one way or another. Your Wheel Alignment may need to be adjusted. Hear a Squeak? Disc Brake pads have built in wear indicator that make high pitched warning sound, when brake pads are worn and new pads are needed.


At Merrill Axle and Wheel Service we have over 70 years of combined experience in welding. We have the necessary equipment to weld or repair aluminum, cast iron, and any thickness of steel. Whether your needs entail major or minor frame repair to complete rust restoration we have ample experience and are confident we can meet your needs in a timely manner! Our quality workmanship is only exceeded by our exceptional customer service.

Have a "Classic Car" that you are interested in restoring or just old faithful no looking as good as you would like? We specialize in welding floor pans, rocker panels, cab corners, quarter panels and any general rust repair. Have a heavy work truck that's been over loaded or pushed further than it should have? Sometimes frames can fracture in pressure spots and need to be repaired. We are confident that we can take care of all of your vehicle's welding needs. Call or stop in to schedule an appointment.

Since 1932

Family owned Business Downtown Des Moines over 100 years of accumulated experience. Taking pride to give you excellent service. John (our dad) started working for R.G. Hayes in 1954. March 1, 1970 John and Donna Sereg took possession of Merrill Axle and Wheel Service. John passed away in November 2008. Now with the 2nd and 3rd generation family still building the Business with Honesty and trust.


Trusted By Others

From Dealerships to other service shops, they call us for repairs they can't do!