Hydraulic Repairs

From commissioning to troubleshooting and diagnostics, we offer the full range of hydraulic services to mobile and industrial applications across sub-Saharan Africa.


Ensuring maximum uptime

We support your operation with complete aftersales sales, repairs and support for your hydraulic equipment and systems.

Whether you need emergency field services, comprehensive consulting or an assessment towards modernisation, our highly competent and certified service teams, backed by leading technologies and genuine spare parts, will meet your precise service requirements.

  • Service & expert support across the whole machine lifecycle
  • Around-the-clock, 24/7 on-site services
  • Bosch Rexroth Certified Service Centre of Competence
  • Fast, holistic service with broad, cross-technology expertise
  • Customised service level agreements to your requirements
  • Temporary Service Exchange for hydraulic cylinders, pumps & gearboxes

Our ambition is to increase the productivity of your business and to ensure continued serviceability. We do this through our Africa-wide network of Bosch Rexroth service and support teams.

How can we assist you? Call us on +27 11 975 9700 or send us your repair query.


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Comprehensive hydraulic services on:

Hydraulic equipment repair is available in Johannesburg through Bosch Rexroth Africa.

Pumps & Motors

Complete inspection, repair and function-testing of your hydraulic pump and motors.

Our cylinder services comprise gearbox maintenance and repair.


We provide gearbox repairs and services, from stripping and inspection to complete refurbishment and testing.

Calibration cylinders and cylinder testing help customers maximise uptime and efficiency in their operations.


Turnkey hydraulic cylinder services, including stripping, inspection, grinding, honing and testing as required.

Part of our offering is cylinder supply and valve supply. We also offer service and repair solutions for these components.


We have certified hydraulic valve service and repair facilities, with state-of-the-art conformity assessment and function testing equipment.

Our cylinder repair shop maintains and repairs accumulators amongst others.


Complete conformity assessment, internal and external hydrostatic pressure testing and certification according to SANS 347.

Your turnkey hydraulic services specialist:

Bosch Rexroth Africa has a wide hydraulic cylinder supply and accepts the design and manufacture of custom hydraulic cylinders.

Custom Designs

Utilising the latest in CAD design, paired with our 50+ years' experience, we can tailor a hydraulic design to your application.

On-site hydraulic cylinder maintenance or hydraulic cylinder service for increased plant efficiency.

On-site Repairs

Our fleet of fully equipped service vehicles ensures that your hydraulic system is repaired onsite and to spec. Our team will install and commission your assembly system quickly, reliably and conveniently.

From cylinder exchange to cylinder testing services, Bosch Rexroth Africa is your one-stop solutions provider.


Whatever your target position and movement parameters, we’ll work with you in optimising your process flow.

Service Exchange

Clients participating in this programme receive a replacement component while theirs undergo repairs. This reduces downtime and is available for hydraulic pumps, hydraulic gearboxes and hydraulic motors.

Analysis & Calibration

A team of artisans, mechanical/electrical engineers and data loggers ensure thorough, accurate analyses and fault finding.

Workshop Repairs

If components are not able to be repaired on-site, they are moved to our ISO 9001 workshops. All equipment and products submitted for repair are cleaned, stripped, assessed and refurbished to OEM factory specifications. All refurbished equipment comes with a one-year warranty.

Get more info about our test certificates and OEM specifications. Contact us.


More about our hydraulic repairs:

All repairs are conducted in ISO 9001-certified workshops, offering consistent quality standards as well as a 12-month warranty on repaired products.

Standard repairs are typically completed within 2 to 8 weeks except for hydraulic motor repairs, which are returned between 4 and 8 weeks. We also offer emergency and express repairs, where our trained engineers quickly and economically review and restore components to minimise your downtime.

  • Fast turnaround times
  • Genuine spare parts
  • Certified Service Centre of Competence (CSC-C) for Bosch Rexroth components
  • Repairs supported with a 12-month warranty
  • Services available throughout Africa
  • Optional service exchange for pumps, motors & gearboxes

A comprehensive test certificate verifying your component repair is issued for all repaired hydraulic products and components.

Testing through CADASYS

CADASYS (Computer Aided Data Acquisition System) is a Bosch Rexroth globally standardised test control system, which is used to validate every facet of a hydraulic component.

  • Testing & settings data are always automatically transmitted and provided in up-to-date form from a central server
  • Plug & play solution for service test benches
  • User-friendly & offers guidance through the entire testing process
  • Standardised test documentation for the customer

All tests on the CADASYS are recorded and saved to their specific jobs listed on the Hytec South Africa quotation program. This information is also saved onto the Bosch Rexroth servo system, making it available to any authorised personnel or client who may require the test results.

Regardless of where in the world they are, clients can request the most recent repair test results from Bosch Rexroth GmbH in Germany. The system also allows Bosch Rexroth Germany to view and audit test results in any of locations around the world.


Our hydraulic repairing technologies have proven their capabilities with successful clients in the past.


Bosch Rexroth Africa is a trusted hydraulic cylinder repair solutions provider.

Certified Service Centre of Competence accreditation

We are the only Bosch Rexroth Certified Service Centre of Competence (CSC-C) in Africa, with world-class certified repair, service, testing and installation facilities.

The accreditation certifies that the Hytec Service Centre has the processes, infrastructure, qualification and management abilities to perform service and repair work to the quality standards specified by the Bosch Rexroth Service Centre grades.

Part of an elite group of only 11 Bosch Rexroth-Certified Service Centres of Competence across the globe, this is the highest possible grading for any service centre within the Bosch Rexroth Group.

Our Johannesburg facility is fully certified to carry out repair services and warranty on hydraulic equipment. Fill in the form or call Hytec on +27 11 387 1900.

We inspect, test and service according to OEM specifications in SABS ISO 9001-certified facilities.


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Find Us Near You 

Bosch Rexroth Africa has 35 branches across Africa in a distribution and support network that strategically covers industrial centres across the continent.



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