Provide your trailer wheel bearings with premium protection - replace your existing grease caps with Bearing Buddies. They install in seconds and provide an easy, safe way to monitor and control the level of grease in your axle hub.
Replace your existing grease cap with a Bearing Buddy to ensure a safe, easy way to monitor and control the level of grease in your axle hub. To adjust the amount of grease in the hub, use a grease gun to add more through the appropriate fitting. Adding grease moves the Bearing Buddy spring-loaded piston outward 1/8".
The O-ring inside the barrel of the Bearing Buddy maintains a seal from the outside. The interior of the Bearing Buddy is pressurized, preventing water from entering the barrel and diluting the grease.
An automatic pressure-relief feature is built into the Bearing Buddy. When the device is full, grease will seep around the edges of the piston and into the barrel. This prevents overfilling that can damage the inner seal.
You can manually check the grease level in your Bearing Buddy by pressing on the edge of the piston. If you can rock or move the piston, the hub is properly filled.
Average Customer Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars (22 Customer Reviews)
by: George N11/18/2013
Your product arrived on time and undamaged. It installed exactly as described in the literature. I am very pleased with my new Bearing Buddy's. As a side note I noticed a small amount of chrome machining debris inside the hub of the housings. It was easily cleaned out with a rag before installation. These Bearing Buddy's are installed on a 32 year old utility trailer I am refurbishing. Although the trailer is small (4 x 8) it has a 5000# axle and has seen some pretty tough use. Ive attached a pic of the trailer undergoing refurbishment along with a couple of pics of the installed Bearing Buddy's. Excellent product and service! 107659
This product is as good as their rep have used them before on a boat trailer never had a bearing go out as long as I used the buddy bearings they are great! Service was just as good. These bearings were installed on a heavy duty low boy trailer. No pictures trailer is in South Texas about 300 miles from my location. Hauling oil field equipment. Picture of the trailer being overhauled before new fenders were added. 67986
by: David K.08/09/2013
Product arrive on time and in good cond. Fit and finish great recommend that anyone ordering these make sure u use a digital caliper as fit is critical . I wasn't able to find these local not even Napa carried this size so I did a search and found etrailerl .com and they gave all the sizes so finding a match was easy.. Great product and great service.. Thanks Dave.94180
by: Frank B01/17/2011
Buddy Bearings Very Fast ,Great Would Buy Again From You. Product Work Great.5619
Easy to install. Makes greasing bearings clean and easy95607
by: PAT W07/12/2013
FIT PERFECT, GREAT SERVICE AND DELIVERY. WILL USE THEM AGAIN.89184
by: thomas M.05/16/2013
This product is just great. I've used these on my other trailers and I swear by them. They stay in place under very rough conditions and do a fine job of keeping the bearings greased.80597
by: Terry O.04/30/2013
Product received was correct as ordered. They fit perfectly. Prompt shipping too!78502
I bought this as a replacement. Somebody decided to clip my trailer and destroyed my other one. I love these things.78110
by: Charles W12/11/2012
Just what I ordered, fast and accurate. 61141
by: Mike R12/04/2012
These are a must have! If you ever burnt axil bearings and had to make repairs along side an Interstate with 70mph traffic whizzing by, you be wishing you had greased them! Only buddy bearing brand is the one to buy!60594
by: Andy W10/20/2012
Great price and service! Shipping was fast, tracking link provided. Will buy again from etrailer.com.57722
Great price on a hard to find size. I looked all over town and no one could even get this size. Thank you. , will definitely be back! 56798
I've used these on a number of boat trailers and have always been happy. They are easy to install and ensure that the bearings are well protected.55809
by: Mark W.06/18/2012
Delivered very quickly. Fit like they should. No problems or complaints.44614
by: Raymond A.05/25/2012
Product arrived quickly, in new condition and ahead of schedule! Thanks41721
by: James Walker05/16/2012
Parts are great. Installed them on my camper. Delivery was super. Thanks.40720
by: wayne heyer05/14/2012
it works just fine 40387
by: matt a.02/27/2012
Easy ordering process and parts received on a timely manner!!32651
by: john s.02/11/2012
fit correctly, looks like a good product. having not used the trailer with the bearing protectors, don't know if they will really make the bearings last longer. we'll see31486
Great stuff went right on. 30390
by: Ted U.08/08/2011
The Buddy Bearings arrived at my home before the weekend and I was able to install them on my trailer in time for my weekend on the lake. The bearings arrived much quicker than I had expected.21337
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