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Easy Grease Trailer Hub and Drum Assembly for 2K Axles - 7" - 5 on 4-1/2 - L44649 - Pre-Greased

Easy Grease Trailer Hub and Drum Assembly for 2K Axles - 7" - 5 on 4-1/2 - L44649 - Pre-Greased

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Hub-and-drum assembly for your trailer. For electric or hydraulic brakes. Fits 2K Dexter E-Z Lube and etrailer Easy Grease axles. Inner bearing (L44649) and race, outer bearing (L44649) and race, grease seal, grease cap, and lug nuts included. Lowest Prices for the best trailer hubs and drums from etrailer. Easy Grease Trailer Hub and Drum Assembly for 2K Axles - 7" - 5 on 4-1/2 - L44649 - Pre-Greased part number AKHD-545-2-EZ-2K can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-833-496-1390 for expert service.
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  • 5 on 4-1/2 Inch
  • For 2000 lbs Axles
  • Hub with Integrated Drum
  • Easy Grease
  • EZ Lube
  • Pre-Greased
  • 10 Inch Wheel
  • 12 Inch Wheel
  • 1/2 Inch Stud
  • L44649
  • L44649
  • etrailer

Hub-and-drum assembly for your trailer. For electric or hydraulic brakes. Fits 2K Dexter E-Z Lube and etrailer Easy Grease axles. Inner bearing (L44649) and race, outer bearing (L44649) and race, grease seal, grease cap, and lug nuts included.


Features:

  • Trailer hub-and-drum assembly provides surface area for brake shoes to grip when brake is activated
    • Compatible with electric and hydraulic drum brakes
  • Dexter E-Z Lube and etrailer Easy Grease-compatible grease cap makes lubricating bearings fast and easy
    • Remove rubber plug to access zerk fitting on spindle - no need to disassemble hub
  • Sturdy iron construction
  • Zinc-enriched paint on drum adds durability
  • Zinc-finished bolts resist corrosion
  • Pre-greased hub-and-drum assembly is easy to install - no need to pack bearings
    • Lithium complex, multipurpose grease keeps bearings lubricated
  • Bearings, races, grease seal, grease cap, and lug nuts are included
  • QAI and CSA certified


Specs:

  • Application: 2,000-lb Dexter E-Z Lube and etrailer Easy Grease trailer axles with BTR spindles
    • Compatible with standard axles from most manufacturers, including Dexter, Lippert (LCI), and AL-KO
  • Actual drum dimensions: 7-5/8" diameter x 2-7/16" wide
    • Works with 7" brake assembly
  • Bolt pattern: 5 on 4-1/2"
  • Wheel studs: 1/2" diameter x 1-1/4" long
  • Grease cap flange diameter: 1.99"
  • Weight capacity: 1,000 lbs
  • Limited 1-year warranty


Bearing, Race, and Seal Information

  • Bearings (included)
    • Inner bearing: L44649 (1.063" inner diameter)
    • Outer bearing: L44649 (1.063" inner diameter)
  • Races (included)
    • Inner race: L44610
    • Outer race: L44610
  • Grease seal (included): 10-9
    • Inner diameter: 1.50"
    • Outer diameter: 1.987"

Thoroughly Tested for Safety

This hub-and-drum assembly meets the requirements for certification by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA). The CSA creates standards, which when complied with ensure a safe and quality product. This assembly underwent extensive testing to measure stopping distances when braking. This assembly has 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.


E-Z Lube and Easy Grease-Compatible Assembly for Simple Lubrication

The grease cap on this hub-and-drum assembly is specially designed to work with your Dexter E-Z Lube or etrailer Easy Grease axle to make lubricating bearings quick and easy. Just remove the plug on the grease cap, attach a grease gun to the zerk fitting on the end of the spindle, and inject the grease. It will flow easily to both inner and outer bearings. Not only does this make lubricating the bearings easy, but it also helps to prevent corrosion of the hub. This is because you can lubricate the bearings without the mess of taking apart the entire assembly.


Determining the Bolt Pattern

The first number in the bolt pattern is the number of bolt holes. The second number denotes the diameter, in inches, of the circle on which the bolt holes sit.


Bolt Pattern - Even

On wheels with an even number of bolt holes, measure from the center of one bolt hole to the center of the hole directly across from it. (Example: 8 on 6-1/2 means 8 bolt holes with 6-1/2" from the center of one hole to the center of another on the opposite side.)


Bolt Pattern - Odd

To determine the bolt-circle diameter on wheels with an odd number of bolt holes, measure from the center of any bolt hole to the point halfway between the two bolt holes directly across from the first. (Example: 5 on 4-1/2 means 5 bolt holes with 4-1/2" measured to a point halfway between the opposite bolt holes.)


Bolt Pattern - Side

Measuring the distance (D) from the center of one bolt hole on the wheel to the center of a bolt hole right next to it can also help to determine the bolt pattern.

  • If D = 2-5/8", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 4-1/2"
  • If D = 2-3/4", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 4-3/4"
  • If D = 3", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 5"
  • If D = 3-1/4", then the bolt pattern is 5 on 5-1/2"


KBD2-54522-19 AxleTek 7" Trailer Hub and Drum Assembly for 2,000-lb Axle with Hardware - 5 on 4-1/2 - EZ Lube - Pre Greased






Customer Reviews

Easy Grease Trailer Hub and Drum Assembly for 2K Axles - 7" - 5 on 4-1/2 - L44649 - Pre-Greased - AKHD-545-2-EZ-2K

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (31 Customer Reviews)

Hub-and-drum assembly for your trailer. For electric or hydraulic brakes. Fits 2K Dexter E-Z Lube and etrailer Easy Grease axles. Inner bearing (L44649) and race, outer bearing (L44649) and race, grease seal, grease cap, and lug nuts included.

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Everything looks good and price was great!
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Great job.




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I received within 4 days the wheel hub (with bearings and seal) together with backing plates that contained brake shoes and braking magnets. They installed perfectly on my Coleman popup trailer. Prices were reasonable. In fact the electric backing plate assemblies cost less than a previously purchased set of braking magnets.
Thanks for helping me get on the road again!
Keith




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Work as advertised for my trailer build.




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I installed these hubs and drums 1 years ago and in that time we have taken our camper on 12 trips locally (about 120 miles round trip each) and one big trip from Louisiana to Colorado and back which was close to 3,000 miles total. These hubs and bearing have performed perfectly. The drive to Colorado was 24 hours one way and the hubs never got hot. Everything was a perfect fit too.




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Professionally pregreased well apprecia ted.




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E trailer did a fantastic job.
Before
order: Technical support / help was excellent.
Goal, conversion of a 1998 Floe snowmobile trailer from surge to electric brakes.
Problem, due to time and corrosion, I could only supply partial part numbers, spindle diameter.
etrailer did a fantastic job, researching, and getting me the correct part numbers, so I could order.
Julie did a great job.
She was very timely, communicated clearly and honestly, and just “kept me in the loop”.

I received the order came on the projected date, complete and undamaged. Excellent.
I would highly recommend etrailer, for your part needs.




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I just now completed changing out and adding the new hubs and brakes on my trailer. The only issue or difficulty was my error in ordering the correct hubs/brake drums. The return was properly handled and the new parts arrived in a timely manner. All I have left to check on is the functionality once install my brake controller in my truck. I would make additional purchases from etrailer.




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Seems to be very good quality. These hubs/drums fit the Dexter axle of my pop up camper perfectly. I like that they came with races, bearings and seals. The races were already properly installed.




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product worked just like it should . The video on youtube made installation a snap . Even with a snafu at the warehouse of the wrong bearings being shipped one phone call to the very helpful rep led to a quick resolution . I have dealt with etrailer before and am very satisfied with their products and service .




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Fast shipping and perfect fit!!




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I have used etrailer several times and the experience is always the same... the correct parts at a fair price and delivered when they said it would be.




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Fit and function are great. Price and quality are spot on. I will be ordering from etrailer next time I need parts.




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I now have 9780+ miles on this item.
I
am going to replace the bearings. They still roll but one is getting a tick. About to go out. I guess I'd rather change them now as opposed to a 1000 miles from home.




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Worked well for our 1800lb pop up camper. Install was pretty simple.




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Great quality !!! Great prices !!! Fast shipping !!!




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You had what i needed and it got here fast. Thanks




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Great product exactly as described. Great prices and most selection out there. Shipping was as fast as you can get. Don't hesitate to buy here! Thanks!




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Everything arrived in good condition. The entire ordering process went very well.




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Great product as described. Fast service.




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Arrived on time and in great condition, very well packaged. I haven't installed yet.




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