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MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier for 3" x 5" Trailer Frames - 4-Lug and 5-Lug Wheels

MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier for 3" x 5" Trailer Frames - 4-Lug and 5-Lug Wheels

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Carry your spare up and out of the way with this corrosion-resistant powder coated steel spare tire carrier. Raised, angled mount provides additional clearance for your spare. Clamp-on bracket fits trailer frames up to 3" wide x 5" tall. Lowest Prices for the best spare tire carrier from MaxxTow. MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier for 3" x 5" Trailer Frames - 4-Lug and 5-Lug Wheels part number MT70214 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-1624 for expert service.
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MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier - MT70214

  • Frame Mount
  • 4-Bolt
  • 5-Bolt
  • 3 Inch Frame
  • 4 Inch Frame
  • 5 Inch Frame
  • Offset Style
  • MaxxTow

Carry your spare up and out of the way with this corrosion-resistant powder coated steel spare tire carrier. Raised, angled mount provides additional clearance for your spare. Clamp-on bracket fits trailer frames up to 3" wide x 5" tall.


Features:

  • Spare tire carrier lets you mount a spare on your trailer frame
  • Raised, angled design provides additional clearance for spare tire
  • Sturdy steel construction
  • Corrosion-resistant black powder coat finish
  • Simple clamp-on installation
    • Zinc-plated hardware and brackets included


Specs:

  • Holds 4-lug (4 on 4 bolt pattern) and 5-lug (5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern) trailer wheels
    • Not compatible with 5 on 4-3/4" or 5 on 5" bolt pattern
  • Fits: trailer frames up to 3" wide x 5" tall
  • Weight capacity: 100 lbs
  • Mounting bolt diameter: 3/8"
  • 90-Day warranty


70214 Maxx Tow Trailer Spare Tire Carrier





Video of MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier for 3" x 5" Trailer Frames - 4-Lug and 5-Lug Wheels

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




Video Transcript for MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier Review

Speaker 1: Today we're going to be taking a look at the Maxxtow spare tire carrier. This has been designed for use with trailers up to a 3 inch by 5 inch frame. Part number is MT70214. This spare tire carrier is designed to give us plenty of room and still be able to take our tire along with us. With the offset design, it elevates the tire slightly. That gives us better clearance on the underside so we don't have to worry it bumping into the ground or anything like that, especially on these shorter boat style trailers.Now not only is that offset going to give us a little more height on our spare, but as you can see rather than the type that bolts right around the frame right here and just holds the tire up against it, it also gives up space and gets it out further and away from our trailer.

That's going to help us out a lot when it comes time to load and unload. Now the carrier's been designed to work with the 4 on 4 bolt pattern, which means you would have four holes in your wheel lug.You're going to measure from the outside edge of one of your holes to the center of the other one. If that, from this edge here to the middle is 4 1/2, this is going to work out well for you. If this is 4 3/4, you need to choose a different option. Now for the 5 on 4 3/4 bolt patterns we recommend part number CE27310G.

Now this carrier is designed to work in a lot of different applications, utility trailers, small campers, boats, so you need something that is going to hold up and be sturdy for quite a while.And to help make sure it lasts in all of those conditions for a very long time, all this steel has a nice thick black powder coat finish on it. And all of our hardware has the zinc finish so we won't have to worry about corrosion. From the back of our mounting plate here to the front here, we've got about six inch offset, so it's going to give us that kind of spacing away from our trailer to provide the room. Now the lugs that are going to come with the spare tire carrier are going to be 3/4 inch or 19 millimeter lugs.If that doesn't match what you currently have on your trailer you can buy these with the same size shake and thread pitch to match the ones you have so you only have to carry one lug wrench. Now the carrier is designed to support up to 100 pounds, but with the 4 on 4 bolt pattern, or for that matter, the 5 on 4 1/2 inch bolt pattern, you're probably not going to get close to that.

Now the carrier gives us a lot of options as far as mounting go. These are going to be our upper two holes. You can see those here and here.And then we've got four holes on the bottom. That's what helps us to get all the way up to that 5 inch frame. You're going to choose the holes that you're going to use, based on your trailer's needs.

So we can either use this top hole or this top hole. This is a 4 inch trailer, just so you know. So on a 5 inch trailer, you're going to use these top holes. But use whichever hole is going to be closest to the frame. That's going to reduce any of the pivoting or movement. We are going to bring it up to this set of holes since we are working with a frame that we can do that on. It's just going to give our tire a little bit more elevation, get it up a little bit higher.Now we're going to grab our bolts and place those through. Now what we'll do is just place that right on top of the frame, just like that. That's going to hold our carrier there. You've got the plates that are going to go on the back. You see the holes are designed to match that in the carrier. So use the same hole we picked on the front and here to the back. And we're going to add on a flat washer and a lock washer, and we'll thread on our nut to help hold it in place.Same thing for the other side and you'll see we're placing these brackets on with the flat point towards the trailer. Now we're going to bring our bolt through the bottom here, and again, we want that to be as close to the trailer as possible and it's going to receive the same type hardware. And same thing for out last bolt. Now we'll start tightening down our hardware. We're going to use an 18 millimeter wrench and socket to do it.Once we've tightened these down evenly, top to bottom, you'll want to look in your instructions. There you'll find your torque specs. You're going to torque all four bolts down appropriately. Now for use on the 4 on 4 bolt pattern, we're going to use the lower hole and the hole directly above it, so the two that in line with each other. On our 5 bolt pattern, we're going to use this hole and this hole.So we've got a our carriage bolt. So we'll place that in the back of each of those holes. That square engages the square cut out in the plate so we can get our tire put in place. Now we'll place on our flat washer, our lock washer and the provided nut. You're going to do that of course, in both locations. Now, depending on the thickness of your trailer frame, you may have some extra bolt hanging out of the back, you can see like we do here.Once you have it installed, it's not a bad idea to cut those off just so you don't have to worry about hanging or hooking anything on them. And that will complete our look at the Maxxtow spare tire carrier, part number MT70214.


Customer Reviews

MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier for 3" x 5" Trailer Frames - 4-Lug and 5-Lug Wheels - MT70214

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (805 Customer Reviews)

Carry your spare up and out of the way with this corrosion-resistant powder coated steel spare tire carrier. Raised, angled mount provides additional clearance for your spare. Clamp-on bracket fits trailer frames up to 3" wide x 5" tall.

- MT70214
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This spare tire carrier is high quality and was exactly what I needed. I mounted it directly to the tailgate of my dump trailer and it works great. Whenever I need something I go to etrailer first they have great, high quality products at great prices.



- MT70214
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Very easy to install. This perfectly solves the problem I had of attaching my spare tire and keeping it out of the way. Thanks.


Comments
It’s still in excellent shape, not deteriorating or rusting out. I’m very happy, and highly recommend.
Ronan - 07/20/2021


- MT70214
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Exactly what I wanted for my utility trailer. Easily installed. Ready for next trip.



- MT70214
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Good match for my kayak trailer.



- MT70214
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I needed a spare tire mount that would work for my very specific needs. I repurposed a hitch mount truck bed ATV carrier and am using it at my spare tire carrier on my SxS. It works great and this spare tire mount is a perfect fit. It feels rock solid and doesn't move or rattle at all. This was one of the very few if not the only one that looked like it would fit my needs and with the videos etrailer always provides gave me the confidence it would fit as it did. I purchase from etrailer all the time and this is just another example why I do.



- MT70214
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The spare tire holder for my new 12" wheel and tire was the perfect replacement for the homemade bracket I was previously using for the 8" wheel.



- MT70214
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Just what I needed to keep my spare tire secured and out of the way! More importantly is the service received from etrailer customer service! I received my order damaged by the shipper, box destroyed and missing the hardware needed to install mount! One email to etrailer and I received multiple responses from customer service, ready and willing to help! My item was replaced and shipped immediately! These guys are great!


Comments
Works perfect! Still looks good and it’s rock solid!
Dues - 10/26/2018


Comments
It works awesome! Added to my online review! Thanks for the great product
Dues - 10/26/2018



- MT70214
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My order arrived as promised. The spare tire carrier appears to be well constructed. I live in the heart of the rust belt (mid west) so to avoid issues with corrosion, I replaced the provided mounting bolts with stainless steel bolts. Looks great!



- MT70214
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This product should include two more nuts to secure the carriage bolts to the plate. On the previous one I bought (and this one) I added these to nuts to hold the carriage bolts in place. You don't want to have to hold the carriage bolt in place when trying to place the wheel on it. It's funny that it does include a flat and lock washer though which you wouldn't use with lug nut.



- MT70214
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1 I didn’t read that it won’t fit 5x5 wheels (my fault) however the studs to hold your wheel on the mount are held into the mount by the same lug nut that’s holding the spare on making it a bit awkward to hold the stud through and hold the wheel up while also trying to tighten the lug down



- MT70214
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So glad that I finally decided to mount my spare tire on my boat trailer. This carrier worked great for my 5-lug wheel. Just make sure that you look at the illustrationed drawings as to how to situate all of the nuts/bolts, it will save you a lot of headache and time in installation. Also, plan on having two people to actually mount the wheel, that, too, will be fairly easy. Very happy with my purchase.



- MT70214
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Excellent product - exactly as advertised. Works well to store the 12 in bias spare on my trailer. Bought two so i have one on each side (taking trailer from NE to South FL)



- MT70214
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Very nice well built bracket, however, I installed it in a horizontal position instead of a vertical position as most people. I had to get shorter bolts (7/16-14 x 2-1/2). The bolts that came with the bracket were way to long for my application. Most likely if you were installing it on the tongue that would not be an issue. Fit my 15'' tire just fine (4-4.5" holes.) Thanks etrailer



- MT70214
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The white wagon wheels look good, the spare tire mount is perfect, and all was a great price! Great service, fast shipping and just what I needed to have my rig safe and ready. Time to go sailing!



- MT70214
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I like the spare tire carrier, it's heavy duty, it should work out just fine, thanks.



- MT70214
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Had to drill an extra hole to mount my trailer wheel.



- MT70214
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I needed a spare tire for my trailer and I also needed a way to mount it so I bought this. The bolts that came with the bracket were way to long so I went and got some shorter grade 5 bolts and ta da looks good, works great.



- MT70214
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I've gone years taking a risk I wouldn't get a flat on my boat trailer and decided enough is enough! Bought this spare tire carrier and installed in about 10 minutes. So easy and now no more worries when I hit the road!



- MT70214
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Good value. Straightforward installation. Check questions section for offset & height measurements.



- MT70214
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Perfect tool for my trailer spare tire.



- MT70214
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Works as advertised and has a decent amount of adjustment. I raised it to the higher setting to keep the tire away from the ground when going over the top of my driveway. Apologies for the messy garage in the pic, but very happy with the purchase for my 4'x10' Utility/ATV trailer.



- MT70214
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Yours was the only one that fit my large fram trailer. And fit perfectly screwed it on finger tight then the wrenches. Very satisfied the product heavy duty. Excellent. Thank you



- MT70214
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I havent made use of item yet. At first look id say that it was a 5. Directions should be clearer and lugs for wheel have taper for a reason so washers should not be needed



- MT70214
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Adjustable mounting fit my utility trailer just fine and mounted my 15" spare tire and keeps it out of my garage and ready to use if needed



- MT70214
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This spare tire carrier works very well for the economical price. The construction is solid, welds are good and should last a long time. The information with the carrier did not indicate the material for the bolts. Rather than take a risk on rusting, I replaced the bolts with stainless steel bolts and added a lock nut. My trailer has 2" x 4 " channel and the carrier fit excellent, as advertised. I would have given the carrier 5 stars but for some reason the lug bolt holes were slightly off for a 5-lug wheel. It still works but one bolt has to be inserted at a slight angle.


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  • Spare Tire Mounting Location on Trailer Frame
    The spare tire can be mounted near the wheel and axle to the frame, but you will want more than 5 inches of ground clearance. I recommend the Extra Offset Trailer Spare Tire Carrier by Dutton-Lainson # DL22145 based on your photo. Every extra inch will help as trailer suspension normally has a deflection of about 4 inches so just 5 inches would be pretty tight but can work in most cases. Another option if you have enough tongue space to mount the tire vertically, you can use the...
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  • Availability Of Spare Tire Carrier For Wheel With 5 on 5-1/2" Bolt Pattern
    I may have an option for you, but there is not a spare tire carrier of the same design as the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier for 3" x 5" Trailer Frames - 4-Lug and 5-Lug Wheels # MT70214 you were looking at that will fit a spare wheel and tire with the 5 on 5-1/2" bolt pattern. The only available option is going to be the CE Smith Spare Tire Carrier for Trailers - Steel - 4- and 5-Lug Wheels - 8-3/8" Long # CE22007Z-11050-2 which will work perfectly with the 5 on 5-1/2" bolt pattern. This...
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  • Does Wheel Lock Set Work With MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier MT70214
    The two are absolutely compatible, yes. The MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier for 3" x 5" Trailer Frames - 4-Lug and 5-Lug Wheels # MT70214 has 1/2" bolts so you can use the Wheel Lock Set for 1/2" Wheel Bolts # RG01-150. I have added links below to video reviews for you to check out if you'd like of the Lock Set # RG01-150 and the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214.
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  • Can Spare Tire be Mounted to Sidewall of Tear Trailer
    Mounting a spare tire on a teardrop trailer can be a bit tricky especially if you don't want to use a tongue mount carrier like the MaxxTow # MT70214. Placing the spare tire on the side of your trailer would cause balance issues and I can't really recommend it because the trailer wasn't designed to have something heavy mounted to the outside. Your best option is to mount the spare tire to your tongue and then put your cargo behind the axle to help offset the tongue weight. The only other...
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  • Dimensions of Mounting Holes on MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214
    Thank you for the included image. I was able to contact MaxxTow and find out that the mounting hole distance between the holes of the Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214 is 2-3/4 inches. You will want to check your approximate distance to ensure compatibility with your trailer frame. I have linked the above product to this page for your convenience.
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  • Utility Trailer Spare Tire Mount For 2x2 Solid Angle Iron Trailer
    The spare tire carrier # FSTC1000301 will work great on a 2 x 2 inch frame. There may be some modification required or some spacer pieces for the best fit though. The tire mount is compatible with wheels that have 4 on 4 or 5 on 4-1/2 inch bolt patterns on 10 inch or larger diameter wheels. Included are video resources with additional information to review.
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  • MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier Compatibility For a Boat Trailer With 2" X 3" Frame
    Yes, the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214 will work on your boat trailer with a 2" wide by 3" tall frame. The multiple adjustment holes and long threaded bolts will allow it to fit multiple frames widths and heights up to 3" wide and 5" tall. It can carry 4 lug wheels with a 4 lug on 4" pattern and 5 lug wheels with a 5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern and has a maximum weight capacity of 100lbs. I have linked a video below that shows the same mount on several different trailers with varying...
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  • Offset Dimension for the MaxxTow Spare Tire # MT70214
    The dimension you are looking for on the MaxxTow spare tire # MT70214 carrier is 6 inches. We spoke with our contact at MaxxTow to confirm this. I included a picture showing the measurement.
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  • Offset Spare Tire Carrier that Holds Wheel Highest for Trailer
    For a similar spare tire mount to the MaxxTow part # MT70214 that will hold the wheel the highest we have the Fulton Hi Mount Spare Carrier part # FSTC1000301 which would work well with a 5 lug wheel.
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  • Dimensions of the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier Mounting Plate
    I went and pulled a MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214 to measure the bolt hole distances on the mounting plate and found that from top to bottom the holes are 4 inches apart measured on center. The two next to each other on the top of the plate are 1-1/2 inches apart and from the lower bolt to the diagonal one it measures 4-1/4 inches. The bolt patterns this will fit are 4-lug (4 on 4 bolt pattern)and 5-lug (5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern) trailer wheels. I attached an FAQ article on...
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  • Spare Tire Carrier That Fits 3" x 4" Frame for an 8 Inch Tire
    There is a spare tire carrier that will work for you, the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214. This carrier fits trailer frames that are up to 3" wide x 5" tall and holds 4 and 5 lug trailer wheels (4 on 4" as well as 5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern). I have added links to video reviews of this carrier for you to take a look at.
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  • Will MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier Fit 2 x 4 Boat Trailer Frame
    The MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214 will work on a 2" x 4" trailer frame as it fits frames up to 3" wide x 5" tall, but a better option for your 2" x 4" frame is the CE Smith Offset Spare Trailer Tire Carrier # CE27310G. This spare tire carrier is designed for trailer frames that are 1" to 3-1/2" wide x up to 4" tall so it is going to be a better fit and is also made of galvanized steel with zinc-plated hardware, making it corrosion-resistant and a better application for a boat...
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  • Spare Tire Carrier Options for Cargo Trailer with 6 Inch Tall Frame
    Since we don't have any frame mount spare tire carriers that can mount to a 6 inch tall trailer frame, we will need to consider other possible mounting options for a spare tire carrier. If your cargo trailer is enclosed, you an use a mount like the Rackem Spare Tire Rack for Enclosed Trailers # RA-16. A similar option is the use a section of Vertical E-Track # E19146 with the Rackem Spare Tire Carrier for E-Track # RA-16HST. Either of these options will mount to the wall of the enclosed...
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  • Choosing Spare Tire Carrier for Drift Boat Trailer
    The first step would be to determine the exact bolt pattern of the wheel. If you click the provided link, you'll be taken to an FAQ article that shows exactly how to do this. Once you determine the bolt pattern, you can compare that information with the specifications for the tire carriers you were interested in. The MaxxTow # MT70214 carrier will fit trailer frames up to 3 inches thick and 5 inches tall. It can accommodate 4-lug (4 on 4 bolt pattern) and 5-lug (5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern)...
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  • Spare Tire Carrier for 4 x 4 Square Bumper
    It sounds like you have a 4" x 4" square bumper, so the MaxxTow # MT70214 would not work for your bumper since the bumper's width is going to be too wide. Using longer bolts could potentially work, but we do not currently offer any bolts that are that length and graded for this application. For that reason, I recommend going with the Folding Bumper Mounted Tire Carrier # TR-2 which is designed to fit on 4" to 4-1/4" square bumpers and wheels with 5, 6 or 8 lug bolts. If you've got a...
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  • Will MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214 Work on Bear Tritoon Trailer
    As long as your Bear Tritoon Trailer features a frame that is no more than 3 inches wide or 5 inches tall the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214 that you referenced will work perfectly. I took a look at some pictures of the Bear Tritoon trailers and it looks like there should be plenty of room up towards the tongue, in a similar location as what you see in the customer picture I attached. This is a sturdy spare tire carrier that features a 100 pound weight capacity and will hold wheels...
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  • What is the Amount of Rise on the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier
    I went to the warehouse and measured the amount of rise on the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier, # MT70214. From the bottom of the trailer frame mount bracket to the top of the spare tire brake the measurement is 10-1/4 inches. This is the same height of the Fulton Spare Tire Carrier, # FSTC1000301.
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  • Measuring the Bolt Pattern of a Wheel to See if it Fits MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier MT70214
    MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214 fits wheels with a 4 on 4 bolt pattern or 5 on 4-1/2 bolt pattern. I have linked a help article below that shows how to measure a wheel's bolt pattern.
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  • Location of Spare Tire Carrier to be Installed on Trailer Frame
    Essentially, you can install a spare tire carrier anywhere it will fit. I recommend placing it on the tongue as far back from the coupler as possible without interfering with anything. This will push its weight as far back as possible on the trailer. I've linked our selection of frame mounted spare tire carriers for trailer frames like the MaxxTow # MT70214. This one is for 3 by 5 inch trailer frames and will fit rims that have a 4 on 4 or 5 on 4-1/2 bolt pattern.
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  • Can the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier 70214 be Mounted Facing Up
    I spoke to my contact at MaxxTow and she informed me that as long as you can safely attach the carrier part # MT70214 to your trailer and can safely attach your wheel to the trailer without exceeding the 100 lb capacity for it you would be just fine. I attached a review video for this product for you to check out as well.
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  • Availability of Trailer Spare Tire Carrier with 5 on 5 Bolt Pattern
    Depending on the configuration and mounting options on your trailer you may be able to use a spare tire carrier like the Fulton Spare Tire Carrier, # FETCSTL0701. When used with a spare tire with a 5 on 5 bolt pattern the bracket can be bent to fit. This option does not offer any offset, but will work for 5 on 5. With this set up you will get the carrier and lock in one. I went out to the warehouse and took a measurement of this part for you (see photo at right) to help you decide if...
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  • How to Install the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214 on an Angle Iron Trailer Frame
    On a trailer made of angle iron you would need to weld on a piece of steel plate to create a boxed section of frame. Once that is done you can mount the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214. Welding should be performed by a qualified professional welder. We do not carry any way to provide the metal you would need.
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  • Recommended Spare Tire Carrier for 15" Spare Tire on R-Pod 182G
    Looking at the setup of a 2017 Forest River R-Pod 182G, you won't be able to put anything on the rear of the trailer so your only real option is going to be on the trailer A-frame. I recommend using the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier for 3" x 5" Trailer Frames - 4-Lug and 5-Lug Wheels # MT70214, because it can handle your 15" wheels and will fit on a variety of trailer frame sizes. You will want to confirm that your trailer's frame is no taller than 5" and thicker than 3" to ensure this will...
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  • Spare Tire Carrier for Square Boat Trailer Frame
    As long as your trailer frame is at least 3 inches wide by 5 inches tall the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier part # MT70214 would be a great option for your boat trailer. I attached a coupler pictures of the carrier that have some dimensions. Without knowing what specific dimensions you are looking for it would be hard to say what exactly you want.
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  • Does the Size of the Center Bore Matter When Selecting 5 Lug Spare Wheel/Tire for Trailer
    The center bore is more or less irreverent when using lug piloted wheels which are most common on trailers. The center bore simply needs to fit over the hub which is rarely an issue. I have attached a list of all our wheel/tires that use a 5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern. I would be glad to make a recommendation if you can provide the tire size. If you don't already have a spare tire carrier, take a look at the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier part # MT70214.
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  • Replacement Wheel Mounting Nuts and Bolts for MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier MT70214
    We do not offer replacement bolts specifically for the MaxxTow Spare Tire Carrier # MT70214 but we can help you with new ones. You will want 1/2-inch diameter bolts like # 7-23 (2-1/4-inches long) or # 090753 (1-5/8-inches long). For lug nuts use part # CE11051.
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  • Installing MaxxTow MT70214 Spare Tire Carrier on Trailer With L-Shaped Angle Iron Frame
    The 2 inch tubing would be a good start, but the MaxxTow # MT70214 Spare Tire Carrier works on trailers with frames a minimum of 3 inches tall, so you'd still have another inch of height to make up, in addition to the 2 inches of width provided by the square tubing. Something like a length of 1 x 2 inch solid steel bar stock would work well.
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