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Dexter Electric Trailer Brake Assembly - 12" - Right Hand - 6,000 lbs

Dexter Electric Trailer Brake Assembly - 12" - Right Hand - 6,000 lbs

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12" x 2" Passenger's-side electric trailer brake assembly fits 6,000-lb axles. Mounting flange has a 5-bolt pattern. Fits 14-1/2" to 16" wheels. Call 800-298-8924 to order Dexter Axle accessories and parts part number 23-106 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Dexter Axle products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Dexter Electric Trailer Brake Assembly - 12" - Right Hand - 6,000 lbs. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
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Dexter Axle Accessories and Parts - 23-106

  • Trailer Brakes
  • Electric Drum Brakes
  • Dexter Axle
  • Brake Assembly
  • 12 x 2 Inch Drum
  • RH
  • Manual Adjust
  • 6000 lbs

12" x 2" Passenger's-side electric trailer brake assembly fits 6,000-lb axles. Mounting flange has a 5-bolt pattern. Fits 14-1/2" to 16" wheels.


Features:

  • Electric brakes are easier to install and offer more user control than hydraulic brakes
    • Requires only an electric brake controller (sold separately) - no actuator or hydraulic lines necessary
  • Adjuster plugs (included) cover access holes to keep dirt and grime out of the assemblies and off of the shoes
  • Mounting bolts sold separately
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Application: most standard hub-and-drum assemblies, including Dexter, Lippert (LCI), and AL-KO
  • Configuration: right hand (passenger's side)
  • Dimensions: 12" diameter x 2" wide
  • Mounting flange bolt pattern: 5 bolt
  • Wheel size: 14-1/2", 15" or 16"
  • Axle rating: 6,000 lbs
  • Limited 5-year warranty


Exploded Electric Brake Assembly



K23-106-00 12" Dexter Electric Brake Assembly, RH - 6,000 lbs

Replaces 23-106





Video of Dexter Electric Trailer Brake Assembly - 12" - Right Hand - 6,000 lbs

Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Dexter Electric Trailer Brake Assembly Installation

Today, on this enclosed trailer, we're going to install Part Number 23-105. This is a 12 inch, electric brake assembly for the left hand side of the trailer rated at 6,000 pounds from Dexter. Everything shown in this video will also apply to Part Number 23-106. This is the same type of brake assembly but for the right hand side. Now this is traditional brake assembly that you're probably used to seeing. It has a small, oval magnet on the bottom.

Our new one looks a little bit different but it bolts on the same and wires at the same, just as the original. You see the label for left hand side. You can see the 5 nuts on the preexisting studs on the axle, with the same dimension and number here. Let's go down to our next axle where we have our brake assembly already removed and you can see where everything is gone, we go ahead and take our new part and slide into place. When you install it, you want to always make sure that your magnet is always facing toward the ground. After you take off the nuts for the original brake assembly, it's a good idea to go ahead and just cut your wires. Basically, what you want to do is just cut them but still leave a little lead left over so you have a fresh to work with.

Let's go ahead and put our new brake assembly in place. We can go ahead and reinstall the original nuts and lock washers. Oaky, inaudible 00:01:30 We'll go ahead and run them down and then hand tighten them. In just a matter of a few moments, we've got a whole new brake assembly installed, new magnets, and new pads and springs. It's a lot quicker this way than buying pieces individually and putting them on your old back inaudible 00:01:56 plate. There are a variety of ways of making a wire connections but in this case, we'll be using Part Number DW05744-10.

This is the Deka Heat Shrink Butt Connector for 16 and 14 gauge wires. Just like any other butt connector, we'll go ahead and strip the wires back. Twist our wires and add our butt connectors. Now to connect the wires, we don't have to worry about polarity because magnets don't have a polarity. You just want to make sure that one of these wires eventually goes to ground and the other wire eventually goes to your hot lead and your output from your brake controller. All right, we've got our connections made, we'll go ahead and use the heat gun to seal them up.

Now instead of a heat gun, you can get by with a lighter. Once we allow them to cool, you can go ahead and tape them up or secure them anyway that you'd like. Now, we've got our wheel and our hub already installed, all we're going to do is adjust the brakes. Using the brake tool, and we'll just go ahead and tighten up the adjusters until you really can't spin the wheel. Then a tip clue, you want to back it off one click at a time about 10 clicks. Then give it a spin and you should have a very light drag. If you don't, like in this case here, you probably want to tighten it up just a little bit more but that gets you pretty close. There it is right there. There you have it for Part Number 23-105. .


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Dexter Electric Trailer Brake Assembly - 12" - Right Hand - 6,000 lbs - 23-106

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (97 Customer Reviews)

12" x 2" Passenger's-side electric trailer brake assembly fits 6,000-lb axles. Mounting flange has a 5-bolt pattern. Fits 14-1/2" to 16" wheels.

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The product is just what I ordered, and I am glad that it is made in the USA!!! It is easier and just as cost effective to replace the assembly. Thank you ETRAILER. 387241



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Perfect replacement 384703


Comments
Parts were perfect, still using them regularly. I need an axle but only see spindles online. Do you carry complete axles?
Chuck - 07/06/2018

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Thanks for the follow up, we do have some axles, and some axless options. I have included a link of our current offerings for your reference.

-- Rachael H - 7/6/2018


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Brakes were a perfect match for my camper and a simple bolt up. Thank you Anthony W. For making sure I got the right parts 438936



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Excellent service so far -- but as yet have not installed the new item. More later. 771569



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Excellent quality, made in USA. Installed simply. Works well. 754928



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great product, great service, cheap shipping and fast! 749696



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Purchased for a prototype part. It exceeds my expectations and got here fast! 745602



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Etrailer was great. Ordered dexter brake assemblies and grease seals. Everything work perfectly. Will order again. 739490



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The product is great and easy to install. Each piece was indivigually boxed and all four were in anothe box for protection. Very good experience. 713906



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Service was excellent.....I loved the timely manner the products were delivered and I liked being able to track the order. Certainly will order from here again! 688138



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Great product, excellent service! 677528



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All was easy to install and everything worked as it should've. Thanks for making things pain free. 656616



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Easy to install. Fast shipping 644948



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Shipped quick and packaged perfect. No problems. 642129



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Great product & easy to assemble!! 626702



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Worked perfectly on the install, continues to function well 585376



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I have not seen the items yet as they were delivered to a friend's house and I have not been there yet. I was very impressed with Jamie. She was helpful and friendly. I will have to stop by some time to put a face to the name as my daughter lives in Columbia Missouri and I pass by there often. 542126



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They were easy to install. A lot easier than just replacing the brake shoe's and messing around with the springs 509720



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great way to do trailer brakes . great price and delivery. Thank you 508565



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Excellent service and great product! 456627



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I had bought a used Hallmark 24' cargo trailer. Got around to repacking the bearings and one brake assembly had just come apart. Electric brakes and one lead was gone so I order this item. Arrived in a timely manner. Installed backing plate/brakes and hub in about 15 minutes. Attached electric brake leads and everything looks great. I have not figured out how to test the electric brakes. 446769



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Works great 439844



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Everything seemed to be fine I just made a mistake and ordered the wrong one..I needed the adjustable one.I got the non adjustable one. 390249



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Excellent shipping. Received in about 36 hours. Best price I could find and brand name not generic. I try to get all trailer parts from etrailer. 378936



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Thanks to Etrailer staff for helping me identify the right product needed for my trailer and also the speedy delivery getting me back on the road again. 375437


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