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    Question - Ames gas stations

    I have a quick question for those that live in Ames. I am going to on a 5 hour drive and my tires look like they need to be filled up with air. Is there a gas station in Ames that has an air compressor that I can use? Thanks.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    Swift Stop on Grand in North Ames does. I believe the Swift Stop on Duff in South Ames does also. I'm sure a lot of others do.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    Don't most gas stations have air compressors?



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    Quote Originally Posted by Frak View Post
    Don't most gas stations have air compressors?
    Pretty much. Definitely the Kum & Go at South Dakota and Lincoln way, the station across from Family Video and the one by Highway 30 on University do.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    Quote Originally Posted by Ames View Post
    Swift Stop on Grand in North Ames does. I believe the Swift Stop on Duff in South Ames does also. I'm sure a lot of others do.
    Actually, Swift Stop on North Grand is now closed. So is Ames Gas on LW.

    I know that the Phillips 66 on North Grand and Bloomington has air. So does the Kum and Go on west Lincoln Way.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    The Kum and Go at South Dakota and Lincoln Way had a pump that was free to use when I last lived in Ames (2006).



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    Quote Originally Posted by Frak View Post
    Actually, Swift Stop on North Grand is now closed. So is Ames Gas on LW.
    Actually, the Kwik Shop closed. Swift Stop is still open.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    Quote Originally Posted by Ames View Post
    Actually, the Kwik Shop closed. Swift Stop is still open.
    And this Swift Stop, right by Cub Foods off of Grand has a FREE air compressor, one of the few in town to my knowledge. And it is run by Gary Thompson's company I believe.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    All Casey's usually have free air.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    The one south of 30 on University Boulevard does.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    I can think of atleast 6 gas stations that have free air just off the top of my head, just drive to the closest one to you.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    I can think of atleast 6 gas stations that have free air just off the top of my head, just drive to the closest one to you.
    Hansens at the corner of Duff and Lincolnway does and would probably help you, too. Mark is a big ISU Cyclone supporter.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    Thanks a lot to all. I must just not be looking hard enough. Thanks again!



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    There is a Kum & Go right off the interstate on Hwy. 30.



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    Re: Question - Ames gas stations

    The station at the intersection of South Dakota and Mortensen Road has free air.


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