Hydraulic Trailer Brake Kit - Uni-Servo - Free Backing - 10" - Left/Right Hand - 3,500 lbs

Hydraulic Trailer Brake Kit - Uni-Servo - Free Backing - 10" - Left/Right Hand - 3,500 lbs

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  • Hydraulic Drum Brakes
  • 3500 lbs Axle
  • 10 x 2-1/4 Inch Drum
  • 13 Inch Wheel
  • 14 Inch Wheel
  • 14-1/2 Inch Wheel
  • 15 Inch Wheel
  • etrailer
  • Free Backing
  • Brake Set
Free-backing, driver's-side and passenger's-side drum brakes won't engage when you reverse, even if your actuator is activated. Automotive-grade friction pads and e-coated backing plates are long-lasting. Fit 13" to 15" wheels. Lowest Prices for the best trailer brakes from etrailer. Hydraulic Trailer Brake Kit - Uni-Servo - Free Backing - 10" - Left/Right Hand - 3,500 lbs part number AKFBBRK-35 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.


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etrailer by AxleTek Trailer Brakes - AKFBBRK-35

Free-backing, driver's-side and passenger's-side drum brakes won't engage when you reverse, even if your actuator is activated. Automotive-grade friction pads and e-coated backing plates are long-lasting. Fit 13" to 15" wheels.


Features:

  • Hydraulic drum brake assemblies are designed for use with a surge-type trailer brake actuator
  • Free-backing design lets you back up without engaging the trailer brakes, even if the actuator is activated
    • Fall-away brake shoes only anchor on drums when brakes are engaged as trailer is moving forward
  • Automotive-grade friction material is molded to brake shoes
    • Pads are fully bonded - not riveted - to shoes for long life and more braking torque
    • Less chance of cracking and crumbling that can lead to mechanical lockup, thanks to tapered edge and circular grinding
  • Periodic manual adjustment required
    • Fine-tooth brake adjustment gears allow for a more precise setting
  • E-coated backing plates resist wear and corrosion
  • Single plunger design
  • Adjuster plugs (included) cover access holes to keep dirt and grime out of the assemblies and off of the shoes
  • Left-hand (driver's-side) brake assembly, right-hand (passenger's-side) brake assembly, and mounting bolts included
    • Nuts and lock washers (BRKH10B) sold separately
  • QAI and CSA certified


Specs:

  • Application: most standard hub-and-drum assemblies, including Dexter, Lippert (LCI), and AL-KO
  • Dimensions: 10" diameter x 2-1/4" wide
  • Mounting flange bolt pattern: 4 bolt
  • Wheel size: 13", 14", and 15"
  • Axle rating: 3,500 lbs
  • Limited 1-year warranty


Note: Because free-backing brakes are designed to eliminate nearly all friction between the brake shoes and the drum when you are driving in reverse, a trailer breakaway kit will not be effective should your trailer disconnect from your tow vehicle while you are backing up.


Free-Backing Brake Assembly

Free-backing brakes let your trailer move in reverse without the brakes being activated by your surge actuator. These brakes are needed if your actuator does not have a reverse lockout, which is a mechanism that ensures that the actuator does not activate when your rig moves in reverse.


Each of these free-backing hydraulic brake assemblies has a fall-away shoe, which provides full braking when your trailer is moving forward, but supplies only limited friction when the trailer is moving in reverse. During normal forward braking, the fall-away shoe expands to catch your brake drum. When driving in reverse, however, the fall-away shoe's extra spring will overcome the pressure from the brake cylinder. This keeps the leading edge from catching on the drum, so the shoe will not fully pivot into the drum. This exerts a smaller amount of friction, just enough to provide a minimal amount of braking when in reverse.


These trailer brake assemblies act as part of your trailer's hydraulic braking system. A hydraulic trailer brake actuator is required for these brakes to function.


Thoroughly Tested for Safety

These brake assemblies meet the requirements for certification by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA). The CSA creates standards, which when complied with ensure a safe and quality product. These brake assemblies underwent extensive testing to measure stopping distances when braking. These brakes have also been tested by QAI for braking performance in a complete automotive setup and under real-world conditions to provide the most realistic scenario for the everyday driver.


Automotive-Grade Friction Material

Each shoe on these brake assemblies is lined with automotive-grade friction material for improved stopping performance and longevity. The friction material is fully bonded onto the surface of the brake shoe. This lining is custom-molded for a perfect fit. The edges are tapered to ensure long-lasting performance. This taper, along with the circular grinding that the lining undergoes, helps to prevent cracking and crumbling. This durability helps to prevent mechanical lockup, which can occur when brake shoes are excessively worn or broken.


The friction material is also SAE-N certified, which means that it is an environmentally safe product that complies with California and Washington regulations regarding the composition of brake pads. As a result, this material not only provides high-performance braking that can endure the test of time, but it is also environmentally friendly and safe for use throughout the United States and Canada.



B10H-51 AxleTek 10" X 2-1/4" LH Hydraulic Brake Assembly - Free Backing - Drivers Side - 3.5K Axles - E-Coat

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Video of Hydraulic Trailer Brake Kit - Uni-Servo - Free Backing - 10" - Left/Right Hand - 3,500 lbs


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Customer Reviews

Hydraulic Trailer Brake Kit - Uni-Servo - Free Backing - 10" - Left/Right Hand - 3,500 lbs - AKFBBRK-35

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (123 Customer Reviews)

Free-backing, driver's-side and passenger's-side drum brakes won't engage when you reverse, even if your actuator is activated. Automotive-grade friction pads and e-coated backing plates are long-lasting. Fit 13" to 15" wheels.

- AKFBBRK-35
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NIce product. pleasant people to talk with. Will do more future business with. 431830



- AKFBBRK-35
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Items ordered were a perfect fit. I would supply the (4) fine thread hex nuts for the brake plate, and a cotter pin. The lug nuts are easily obtained but the brake plate hex nuts are not. Yvonne R was wonderful she was very patient , super helpful and polite. I can't say great she is. !!! I will order more parts soon! 440481



- AKFBBRK-35
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Ordered a master cylinder and a set of Free Backing Brakes for my 25yr old trailer. My original parts were no longer available, but thanks to the staff at etrailer, the replacement parts were a perfect fit. 407974



- AKFBBRK-35
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Great service. All parts fit perfectly. Replacement of old Backing plates, brakes, and drums was very simple. Highly recommended. 405848



- AKFBBRK-35
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Purchased a master cylinder and these free backing brakes to replace the water damaged parts on my 25 year old boat trailer. Even though my original parts were no longer available, the personnel at etrailer helped me find the correct replacement parts. I was ready to make modifications if necessary, but to my surprise, everything was a drop in replacement! I wouldn't hesitate using etrailer again. 407738



- AKFBBRK-35
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These brakes look to be of good quality’. I am Replacing possibly the original set of four on an 18 year old boat trailer. Time with tell how these hold up in the saltwater. 554577



- AKFBBRK-35
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The order arrived quickly and packaged well. Only problem was that the lower staked in studs couldn't be used. Not enough clearance to get the nuts on after assembly to axle plate. I just knocked the lower studs out and replaced them with the studs & nuts that were on the original assembly. New assemblies look well painted and the brake pads look good. These units were installed on a 1988 boat trailer; replacing the original brakes. I hope I get as much or more life from these brakes as I've gotten from the originals! 480508



- AKFBBRK-35
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Basically I just bolted these on and they were good to go. I bled them. the price is good and every thing is new and clean. Costumer service was real good about answering questions about product. nice to talk to a person when ordering. 576469



- AKFBBRK-35
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Good and fast as usual. 573569



- AKFBBRK-35
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This is a great product and described accurately...... shipping was quick and packaging was good.... I have made several purchases from this company with no issues 572255



- AKFBBRK-35
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new breaks is a good thing want to be safe on the road with my bass boat Thanks Larry R. 616940



- AKFBBRK-35
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I did a total rebuild of my boat trailer. I ordered nearly all of the parts from etrailer. New carpet for the bunks new brakes and backing plates as well as a new brake actuator. New wheel bearings and seals. This trailer is old a 1974 but all of the parts fit I was satisfied with all of the products I received and the timely manner in which they were delivered to my door I am very happy with the fine service I received a t trailer and the help and selecting the right parts thank you very much etrailer. 592909



- AKFBBRK-35
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Great seller parts came as promised. Prices are really great going to buy a set of drums next. 561530



- AKFBBRK-35
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Received my 10 inch brake kit.very fast shipping well packed .l was going to replace each part but this was a much better deal now I have all new parts.i ordered a surge brake actuator from a different site and am still waiting.will use etrailer from now on. 560023



- AKFBBRK-35
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All products, I ordered to get my trailer back in useable order, are just as advertised and quality is in my opinion great. 549767



- AKFBBRK-35
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I am very impressed with etrailer. When I ordered my parts I received an email 1 hour later that my parts were packaged and shipped. I’ve never had this kind of customer service before. Very happy. 548677



- AKFBBRK-35
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Had one of the brake hubs damaged on delivery. E-trailer replaced it. Thanks E-trailer! 542750



- AKFBBRK-35
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Over 5 years I’ve been buying RV & Tralier parts from etralier, very helpful and I’ve had no trouble returning parts if needed. I don’t even think about it just call and two days it’s here, good service. 527966



- AKFBBRK-35
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Very good product. And fast shipping 520830



- AKFBBRK-35
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Fast service and delivery. Product exactly as advertised. Pleasure to do business 519690



- AKFBBRK-35
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Great replacement and a easy bolt on, still can't believe that it was cheaper too replace the whole backing plate instead of the parts. 513141



- AKFBBRK-35
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Easy to install, labeled left and right, and delivered fast. I'll be getting tires next and they will be from etrailer. 499102



- AKFBBRK-35
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Perfect. Great site. Great price. Quick delivery. Almost everybody trying to sell stuff online could learn from this site. 469593



- AKFBBRK-35
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Fit perfectly. Very easy install, much easier than replacing individual components. Price was very good considering you get both sides together. Only complaint, the nuts are not included with the studs on the plates. 458791


Comments

Jaycie,The mounting hardware for these may be found at the following link:

-- Laura E - 12/11/2017

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- AKFBBRK-35
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The brakes bolted right on. They look g reat! 441446



- AKFBBRK-35
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Ordered complete set of brakes and other items for my trailer and got them today. Very fast delivery. I wish all companies were this good in dealing with customers. I rate them excellent. 414764



- AKFBBRK-35
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etrailer brand is as good or better than a name brand at half the cost.. etrailer shipping is the best I have found, and best of all is the customer service, a big thank you to Karen 412423



- AKFBBRK-35
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These brakes are a perfect fit for my trailer and were very easy to install. The only drawback is that the 7/16-20 nuts that fit the mounting studs are not included, so if (as in my case) you're replacing bolts with a different thread pitch, you'll have to dig through your bolt jar, run to the hardware store, or order a mounting hardware kit. 377930



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


these unit are replacing old units on a boat railer, first time having trailer brakes. Looking forward to getting the trailer up and running. etrailer is making it easy and affordable. 376859



- AKFBBRK-35L
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


I'm in the process of mounting them now. I can't say how they work yet, but I will say that it would have been nice to know that they don't come with the mounting nuts or bleeder valves/screws. That information should be listed in BOLD FACED FONT at the top of the description. It's not listed anywhere. 508810


Comments

The nuts and lock washers needed to mount the brake assemblies are sold separately as part # BIK-00
Brake Mounting Hardware Kit for 7" and 10" Brake Assemblies
$4.52
.

-- Mike L - 05/15/2018

38497

- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Excellent product that replaced 25 year old brakes on a boat trailer at a fraction of the price that local dealers wanted for them. I found all of the parts I needed by searching the site and everything installed very easily. 562004



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Matched and replaced the OEM brakes on our boat trailer with no issues. The directions which came with them the brakes were not clear on which way to turn the "Brake Adjustment Star" for adjusting the contact of the brakes. The directions did not indicate rotation of the Adjustment Star being different from the left to right side brakes. This created some confusion due to the left side adjusted with no issue but cause the right side to be difficult until correction direction of rotation was determined. These brake work great and we are very pleased with all the other products we have purchased from etrailer.com 542275



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Great brakes, work very well. Bolts would be helpful, 7/16 -20 bolts are a hard find, had to go to a specialty hardware store to find them. 505415


Comments

The brake assemblies use integrated studs to attach to the brake mounting flange, not bolts, as stated in the product description. Lock washers and 716 inch nuts are available as part # BRKH10B
Mounting Hardware for 10" Brake Assemblies
$6.91
. Each set includes enough nuts and lock washers for attaching two brake assemblies.

-- Mike L - 05/09/2018

38340

- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Very, very prompt shipping! Customer svc rep very knowledgeable about hydraulic trailer brakes. Packaging ensured product arrived without damage. TWO NOTES: The brake line threads were not "well cut" on the right side wheel cylinder. To solved needed to "re-tap" the threads-- additional time required-- To make kit 'complete'--add 8 lock nuts to the package--will add about $0.80 to the kit and solve customers frustration of trying to find lock nuts with 5/8" across the flats. 11/16" across the flats will not work as too close to the welded axle on the mounting flange 385816


Comments

Thanks for the follow up and reply. I did want to let you know that part BRKH10B is available and is linked as a related item. This item included 8 nuts and lockwashers.

-- Rachael H - 09/14/2017

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- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


shipped fast, with no surprises when I opened the box,( like missing parts ). Installation went great, haven't been able to use the trailer yet, so only 4 stars 492468



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


My hydraulic brake kit arrived in a very timely way. Great customer service! The four mounting bolts are pressed into the back plate. But the kit doesn't come with the appropriate nuts. Ah, nuts! Back to the hardware store. 545794


Comments

The installation hardware is sold separately as part # BRKH10B
Mounting Hardware for 10" Brake Assemblies
$6.91
.

-- Mike L - 07/25/2018

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- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


This review is for the Hydraulic Brake Kit - Uni-Servo - Free Backing - Dacromet - 10" - Left/Right Hand - 3,500 lbs - AKFBBRK-35-D. This worked perfectly on my 2008 Bear pontoon trailer with Axis branded 3,500 lb tandem axles and hydraulic surge brakes on one axle. It all went together smoothly without issue and after repacking the bearings and bleeding the system, the brakes now work again. A special thanks to Jameson for your time and recommendation on this kit, it was spot on! 352521



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Just bought a jet boat project. Everything went great until I inspected the trailer. It turned out to be just as big a project as the boat. Never worked on a trailer before so I went online and found some videos and checked it out. After deciding I could do this I then searched for parts and decided to give etrailer a try. All parts came quickly and the trailer was done in 3 days.I live in Las Vegas and being summer it gets too hot to work outside in the afternoon or I would nave been done in 2 days. All the parts fit perfectly and I couldn't be happier. I would use them again without any hesitation. Thank You etrailer 519408



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


The loaded marine grade backing plates made my job super easy. The fit was perfect and went smooth. I would like to see new nuts supplied with the studded backing plate. My order was processed fast and I received it quickly. Packaging was great. 500824



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Fantastic way to repair brakes on trailer. Actually less cost than buying individual parts to complete the job. Both sides completed in under 2 hours. Will be sure to tell everyone i know that has trailers to used this site for all of their needs. This is the 2nd trailer we have done brakes on, Extremely happy i found this site. 545454



- AKFBBRK-35R
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


The AKFBBRK-35 L and R brake assemble is an excellent product. A very good product for the low cost compared to other products on the market. Excellent quality both in manufacturing and material. The hardest part in installing the new product was in getting the old parts off of the trailer. The new assembly bolted into place with no problem. Replacing the complete assembly is the best way to go rather than just replacing the shoes and brake cylinder and hardware. Sorry that I neglected to take a photo of the brake assembly installed but their performance was better than the original brakes which did not have the "free backing" feature. I feel much safer now when pulling a loaded trailer. 574236



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


It was a great experience to deal with this company. The product fit perfectly. I try to stay away from internet. I would highly recommend your company to anyone . You exceeded your delivery time which was nice. I am working on a car dolly. Total rehab Thank you 629290



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Easy to install....Works as designed 625339



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


I needed drum brakes quickly so I could get my boat in the water. They were helpful in getting the right parts quickly. 621675



- AKFBBRK-35R
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


AWESOME 620296



- AKFBBRK-35-D
by:

Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Have not install them yet, but they look great. I'll let you know when I get them install. 613355



- AKFBBRK-35-D
by:

Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


When ordering, be aware you're ordering a set of two. I did not find this clear on the website, and thus ordered quantity 2, which means I received 4 brakes. Had to pay a $30 shipping charge to return the other two. Additionally: one of the brakes when installed did not fit the hub. I adjusted them all the way in, but the brake shoe simply hung up on the hub no matter what I did. I swapped it out for one of the extras I'd ordered and it went right on. So your mileage may vary. 613165



- AKFBBRK-35-D
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Brakes kits are easy to install. The videos do a great job explaining how to to adjust the brakes 610882



- AKFBBRK-35R
by:

Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Part was perfect, and quick shipping! 610095



- AKFBBRK-35L
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Review from a similar etrailer FreeBack 10 Inch in Trailer Brakes


Part was perfect, and quick shipping! 610372


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