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Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit

Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit

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This steel bracket kit holds your spare trailer tire upright in your truck bed or trailer to provide extra space for other gear. Fits 14" and 15" tire-and-wheel assemblies. Lowest Prices for the best spare tire carrier from Erickson. Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit part number EM77316 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-1624 for expert service.
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Erickson Spare Tire Carrier - EM77316

  • Frame Mount
  • 4-Bolt
  • 5-Bolt
  • 6-Bolt
  • Wing Nut Style
  • Erickson
  • No Lift

This steel bracket kit holds your spare trailer tire upright in your truck bed or trailer to provide extra space for other gear. Fits 14" and 15" tire-and-wheel assemblies.


Features:

  • Bracket holds the spare trailer tire-and-wheel assembly in your truck bed, open trailer, or enclosed trailer
  • Compact design keeps the assembly upright and frees your truck or trailer up for other gear
  • Sturdy steel construction
  • Bright zinc finish
  • Bolt-on installation
    • Tire must rest on the bed floor and up against sidewall when mounted
    • Requires self-tapping screws (not included)


Specs:

  • Works with: most 14" and 15" diameter trailer tire-and-wheel assemblies
  • Threaded rod length: 6"
  • Cap diameter: 5"


77316 Erickson Manufacturing Spare Trailer Tire Bracket





Video of Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit

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




Video Transcript for Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit Review

A.J.: What's up, everybody It's A.J. with etrailer.com. Today we're going to be checking out the Erickson spare tire carrier bracket. You can see that I've gotten one of my spare tires mounted to the wall right now. It's nice because it's up and out of the way. I had a bunch of spare tires I was carrying.

I threw them on here for a long time, but then it got in the way of the fun stuff I was trying to pull in. Then put it on the shelves for a while. Now I'm annoyed that they're on the shelf, taking up all that shelf space. I want to put some more things in here instead, so I needed a solution to get them off of there and up off the ground and make sure they're secure and not rolling around back here. And this is the perfect solution for that.All the components in the bracket itself are made out of zinc-plated steel.

So even if you don't put yours inside of an enclosure like we have today, you can put it on an open trailer or something. It's going to hold up to the elements. Let's go ahead and back it off so we can take a closer look at the mounting bracket itself. Now this does fit wheels from 14 to 15 inch in size, and it's a no-tool installation, so that's nice. You can hand tighten it and hand loosen it.

And just like that, we remove the tire. This is the mounting bracket itself. You can see it mounts with two screws. Now, it doesn't come with that hardware. You have to find your own.

We used wood screws today in the side of our trailer, but it was a pretty easy install. Let's check out how we did it.So I took one of the spare tires down off the shelf. I wanted to use this one to help us mount the spare tire carrier. I'm going to put it right where I want it. I want it touching the ground here next to the shelves, but at least it's up and to the sidewall, giving more room on the shelf and over here on the floor. I'm going to line up this bracket with the tire in place. And then I suggest marking some holes, which I've already done.I pulled away the tire to give you a better look at the holes I marked here for the bracket. We're just going to go ahead and line that up and use some wood screws and put it in the side of the trailer. With the top one started, you want to make sure you go ahead and put the rod through, because once you screw it into the side of the trailer, you can't do that. So we're just going ahead and slide it through, put it down, get it out of the way. Now we'll fully fasten the bracket to the wall of the trailer.Looks good. Here's something I want to show you before we add the tire on there. If the rod's in your way and you don't currently have a tire mounted to the spare tire carrier, you can just go down the slot here and flip it around, and it faces down and out of the way so you don't have to worry about it hitting your shins when you're walking around in your trailer.Now we're ready to add our tire. Just going to roll it over here, line it up with where the rod comes through the center, lift up the tire, and move it in towards the wall. I'm going to grab our plate and feed that on like so. Our wing nut here on the outside. Make sure the groove of the plate is on the outside and the wings of this nut are facing outward. And just start tightening it down. It's not going anywhere.It was that easy to install. Just two screws in the side of the wall, and my tire's up and secure. You see I'm shaking the trailer back and forth. This tire's not rattling or anything like that, so it's not going anywhere. I got it up off the floor and off of my shelf, making more room in my trailer. We can even add another one here and stack the other one on the shelf on top of this one if we wanted to.That does it for our look at the Erickson spare tire carrier bracket. Hope this helped.


Customer Reviews

Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit - EM77316

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (53 Customer Reviews)

This steel bracket kit holds your spare trailer tire upright in your truck bed or trailer to provide extra space for other gear. Fits 14" and 15" tire-and-wheel assemblies.

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The EM77316 does the job to keep spare tires out of your trailer's hauling space. Each one installed with ease in less than 5 minutes. The product's price is too much for such simple and lightweight hardware, but I didn't have time to fabricate my own design.


Comments
The EM77316 is doing its job well after 1 year. It hasnt been touched since installation. I plan to buy 2 more when my new trailer is delivered I sure hope the cost comes down, just too expensive for how small and simple it is.
Joseph - 06/14/2021


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These carriers are fantastic. I use them to hold spare 37" truck tires in the bed of my truck and since they fold down they don't take up any space or cause a hazard to any inattentive people. Tough, easy to use, and convenient make these and must have. I will be getting more!



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Works great for holding the spare on our utility trailer!



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This is Exactly what I was looking for and is perfect for my box trailer exactly what I was looking for. I was very pleasantly impressed of how rocksolid the mount was with my tire attached to it. I usedd self drilling screws and attached it through the plywood into the trailer’s aluminum studs.



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Extremely easy and quick install. Had to buy my own bolts. Went with 1/4” sheet metal self tapping 1&1/4” in length and it mounted perfect. Mounted my spare to the rear of my cargo trailer so I wouldn’t have to unload everything just to get to the spare in the event of a flat.



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I found this product to be exactly as advertised. The quality is great. My only wish is in that the bolt had a positive connection at the mounting bracket. I am installing the mount overhead. Holding the tire and the retaining plate, then having to hold the bolt while screwing on the winged nut is impossible with two hands. I had to use electrical tape at the bolt anchor point to keep it steady enough to complete the task without assistance. Still a great purchase and solved the problem.



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I have an ALUMA flat bed trailer that I use to haul my RZR (side by side). I bolted this to the floor of the trailer, over the axle, so the spare wheel lays on the floor under the RZR. Works great.


Comments
Great- I used it to mount spare flat on the trailer bed, then load RZR over the spare wheel.
Kenneth R - 05/10/2021


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The product was exactly as advertised. I mounted the bracket on my car trailer tongue, which allowed easy access to a spare.



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We do forklift and electric golf car repairs. we need to adapt a spare tire. the product was able to allow us to mount a pare on the electric car.



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The product works perfect for my application, I mounted flat on boat trailer tongue. Fast easy install. It took longer than I thought it would to receive it but it's covid times and that's just life these days.



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Mounting bolt a little short but it wor ks



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Items arrived in a timely manner. haven't had chance to use



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Easy and quick install, works as advertised. Couldn't ask for more.



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Just what I needed



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I used this for a lay-flat spare mount. It is plenty suited to that purpose. I would not recommend a single bolt mount for vertical applications unless inside your truck bed or trailer.



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Ease of installation and priced right.



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I bought a used boat trailer that had a hole for a bolt to store a spare tire horizontally. This product worked great and was exactly what I was looking for. I didn't need the mounting bracket.



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It’s great to have the piece of mind that I have a spare mounted inside the trailer out of elements.



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Excellent product and easy to install.



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Service was great, shipping was fast and product was exactly as described. It will be a lovely, simple job to mount it in my horse trailer and secure my spare tire. It's just two bolts to install (not included) but that's nothing. Hopefully I can add photos later when I get it all in.



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This part worked great and was easy to install.


Comments
It has been a year and it still working great. Thankfully I have not had to take the spare tire off.
Kirk - 06/25/2020


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Great delivery time and performed well at a great price. I actually used it on 17" wheel....made a 5" plywood "plate" to put under the disk and mounted the tire over the wheel in the back of my van. Problem solved.



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Mounted the tire holder on the inside of my cargo trailer and it works great. Simple, well built and inexpensive.



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Installed this on my trailer. Haven't taken it on a trip yet to see how well it holds the tire in place, but it looks like it will be OK. Fast delivery. Thanks!



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I put this underneath my motorcycle trailer. It gives me easy access to my spare quickly in a emergency. The quality is tops. [Thumbs Up]


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Ask the Experts about this Erickson Spare Tire Carrier

  • Recommendation for Carrying Spare Tire in Enclosed Trailer
    I wouldn't recommend mounting the Erickson # EM77316 spare tire carrier on the door of an enclosed trailer. The carrier is meant to be installed inside an enclosed trailer, and is designed to hold the tire upright, not suspend it so the tire needs to be sitting on the trailer floor while installed on the carrier, as shown in the linked video. If the carrier is installed as intended, it'll be difficult to open or close the door as the tire would be in contact with the floor of the trailer....
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  • Could Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit # EM77316 Fit 16 inch Diameter Wheel
    Typically wheels that are larger than 15 inch in diameter will have a hub mounting flange and pilot diameter that is too large for the Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit # EM77316 to fit well. This has an outer diameter of 5 inches so if you compare that to your wheel and it would work fine then this would be a solution that would work well.
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  • What Size Bolt is Used with the Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit 77316
    I spoke with Erickson Manufacturing about the Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit part # EM77316 and they informed me that the bolt included with this kit is a 5/16"-20x6". The "5/16" is the diameter in inches, the "20" is the thread pitch, and the "6" is the length in inches.
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  • Trailer Spare Tire Carrier Recommendation that can Be Used on 12 inch or 13 inch Diameter Wheels
    The Erickson spare wheel mount part # EM77316 that you referenced was not designed to be used on wheels smaller than 14 inches in diameter. The cap diameter is 5 inches which is typically too large to fit smaller wheels. If you measure the diameter of the mounting flange on your wheel and it's smaller than 5 inches in diameter though it would fit and work well. Otherwise you'd have to look into a spare carrier designed for the smaller wheel diameters like the CE Smith U-Bolt style carrier...
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  • Recommended Spare Tire Carrier For 8-Bolt Wheels
    I have a different style spare tire carrier for you, but there is not a version of the Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit # EM77316 you were looking at that is compatible with 8-bolt wheels. Instead you will need the Spare Tire Carrier # 413200 which is compatible like 8 bolt wheels like you were wanting, and can either be welded to the metal frame of your trailer, or can be bolted on as long as it is attached to a very secure section of the trailer. It may be necessary to reinforce...
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  • Recommended Spare Tire Holder for RV Bumper Cargo Carrier
    The 24x60 etrailer Cargo Carrier for RV Bumper - Steel - Folding - 500 lbs # e99049 you referenced doesn't have a specific spare tire holder. The Buyers Products Spare Tire Carrier # 3375201010, the Fulton Economy Spare Tire Carrier with Lock # FETCHL0700, or the Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit # EM77316 are options you could make work with that carrier. I'd go with the Buyers Product option because it offers support over a longer area.
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  • Recommended Spare Tire Carrier for a Snowmobile Trailer With 8 Inch Wheels
    With your rim having an inner diameter of 7-1/4 inches, the Demco Spare Tire Carrier for Bolt-On Swivel Jack - Black # DM15853-76 will end up being a little too large. The place where a wheel secures to it measures right at 8-3/4 inches and will be a little too big for your rim. However, I do have a couple other options for you. The first will be a little odd, but can work with a lot of different applications. The Erickson Spare Trailer Tire Bracket Kit # EM77316 works with just about...
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