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Maxon Lift Gate Cylinder

Need a new cylinder?  Check out this list of our most popular cylinders. maxon If yours is not shown and you need assistance please call our office or the manufacturer to help ID the correct cylinder for your lift gate.  When calling please have the lift gate’s serial number and model available.



The GPT and GPTWR Tuk-A-Way series utilize the same sets of cylinders depending on model and capacity of your lift gate.

Model                                  Part Number                      Description

GPT-25 & GPT-3                    266037-01                            CYLINDER, 2-3/4” DIA. x 10” STROKE

GPT-4                                    266038-01                         CYLINDER, 3” DIA. x 10” Stroke

GPT-5                                    266039-01                         CYLINDER, 3-1/2” DIA. x 10 Stroke


Maxon lift gate Cylinder 266037-01

Maxon Cylinder 266037-01







TE-20 and 72-150

For all cylinders please verify diameter, stroke, and model of gate before ordering.  If you are unsure at any point, please provide the serial number and model found on the passenger side of the lift gate to our office or to the manufacturer.

Model                                  Part Number                      Description

72-150                                   266401-01                            CYLINDER, 3” DIA. x 10” STROKE

TE-20                                     266401-02                            CYLINDER, 3-1/2” DIA. x 10” STROKE


BMR-A & BMR-SD Series

On Maxon’s BMRA there are two hydraulic double acting cylinders per gate, and one closing cylinder.  The double acting cylinders differ depending on the model of gate, however, the closing cylinder remains the same.  As always, if you are unsure at any point, please provide the serial number and model found on the passenger side of the lift gate to our office or to the manufacturer.

Model                                  Part Number                      Description

BMR-A/SD-35/-44            280663-01                               CYLINDER, 1-3/4” DIA. x 53-1/8” STROKE

BMR-A/SD-55/-66            280663-02                               CYLINDER, 2” DIA. x 53-1/8” STROKE

BMR-A                                  264103                             CLOSING CYLINDER

Maxon lift gate Closing Cylinder BMRA 264103

Maxon 264103
Closing Cylinder






Waltco SuperSwitch – Order here

Did your switch fail?  No worries; we have your Waltco lift gate switch in stock and ready to ship-today!


Part Number: 80000425 (Previously 10099320, 10099300)

Applicable Models:  F, C, E, EZL, LPF, MDR, RGL, and WDL

This three wire switch is a common feature on many Waltco gates. It is easy to retrofit on either side of your truck or trailer.  This switch is a direct replacement for the former teardrop-lever switch, as well as the present version.  The rugged two button system is now built in a hard plastic housing to resist corrosion from salt, water, snow, and sand.

Waltco Switch - 80000425

Waltco Switch – 80000425

This product is covered by a manufacturer 1-year warranty (subject to change by the manufacturer).

If you find yourself reaching for the control switch and are looking for another option, we offer a handheld switch which attaches to the lift gate via a coil cord.   This part number for this is 80000423; please verify that your model will allow this extended switch.

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LiftGate who? Lift Gate Me.

Make LiftGateMe your first line of contact for all lift gate parts, accessories, and full replacements.  Our OEM distributorship with nearly every manufacturer makes us a great choice for fleet managers and garages who deal with a diverse range of products.

Now you’re asking yourself, “Okay, but why do I need a certified distributor?”

You don’t!  However, we have operated our family business for 25 years gaining an expert knowledge in our specialty, lift gates.  Our experienced technicians, mechanics, welders, and managers deal with your gate day after day, allowing us to address all of your questions and concerns.  Distributors are your hometown businesses that have rights to sell OEM parts directly from the manufacture, and have a solid understanding of the product lines.

Why else?!  Plug in a part number in the box above, and compare our prices—you’ll see.

We’re a full line distributor of Maxon, Waltco, Interlift, Leyman, Eagle, Palfinger, Thieman, and Anthony lift gates.  We distribute parts across North America, and can assist in finding a local installation facility near you.  Whether it’s a switch, motor, cylinder, solenoid, or screw, we have it, at the lowest prices around.

Check back often as we are continuously developing our site for each manufacturer.  Currently you can purchase Maxon and Waltco parts online; give us a call for all the others and we will promptly assist you.

Click on the manufactures below to see their full page.

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Waltco LiftGate Switch

Waltco offers a diverse range of lift gate switches, each serving its own purpose.  As always please consult your liftgate’s original manual or the manufacturer to ensure order accuracy.  Every Waltco switch sold on LiftGateMe is a new OEM part provided directly by Waltco.  We do not sell after market parts unless fully disclosed.  Additionally, you may find that on some product pages we provide which Waltco series lift gate the switch will fit.  This information is provided by the manufacture to assist you in finding the correct product id.

So lets get started.


The famous and best selling Waltco Super Switch (80000425) is unfortunately out of creation.  Waltco seized making this switch over two years ago, leaving us to offer an OEM premium replacement which they now offer.

Waltco replacement switch 80001431 for 80000425

Waltco replacement switch 80001431 for 80000425

There are several switches which replace the former, but if you have a tuck under you’re in luck!  The new part number for all tuck under style gates is switch 80001431.  If you’re unsure of which switch you need, contact us with the serial number and model of the lift gate (this is the only way we can find the correct switch you need).  For all tuck under or 9 inch, 3 wire, simple toggle replacement switches, please order using the link to the left.

Waltco super switch replacement

Waltco super switch replacement






Waltco LiftGate Switch

Waltco Super Switch

The most famous and best selling switch by Waltco is the Super Switch (80000425).  This is sold special on our site for under $70.  This switch can be replaced quickly and efficiently.  You may find that your Super Switch has a teardrop, lever on it.  This switch was known as the Waltco Super Switch II.  This no longer exists.  Waltco has reverted back to their original two button design for superior operation and long lasting service.  And if you’re wondering why your switch has 4 wires instead of three, don’t worry, Waltco covered the conversion in their one-page-handy-dandy-instructional-diagram which we mail out with LiftGateMe.com_Add2Carteach switch.  For those of you with the two button version, it’s just as easy to replace.  For more information and to order click the image to the left.


Waltco lift gate Open Close Switch - 80000844

Waltco Open/Close Super Switch

The open close switch is, for all intentional purposes, the same model as the raise lower super switch (80000425).  This item fits a few different series by Waltco, so please consult your owners guide.  If you feel that the words open/close would be more effective for your drivers and employees to use, then you may opt for this switch over 80000425 and 10099300.





The coil switch is a great accessory for those needing the extra reach Waltco Coil Switch - 80000423while operating their lift gates.  Whether you are a sole operator or like the convenience, this option will allow you to operate the gate within 10 feet.  PLiftGateMe.com_Add2Cartlease see this product’s page to ensure that this item will fit your Waltco model.


Waltco toggle switch 75089808The sealed toggle switch (Waltco Part Number 75089808) is a two position switch included in four lift gate models.  This high quality, high impact switch is made by a division of Honeywell to meet the severe weather conditions and temperatures.  Because of its design, it is important to replace original parts with only OEM parts manufactured by Waltco themselves.  LiftGateMe.com_Add2CartPlease visit the product page for more information and appropriate models.


Waltco Lift Gate Switch - 10099325

Waltco Lift Gate Switch – 10099325


This switch remote with plug socket is part number 10099325, and has replaced previous part numbers of 34075010 and 10099302.





As always, please consult your original lift gate’s manual or the manufacturer to ensure order accuracy.