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Equa-Flex Cushioned Equalizers - Double Eye Springs - Triple Axle - 5K to 8K

Equa-Flex Cushioned Equalizers - Double Eye Springs - Triple Axle - 5K to 8K

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These rubberized equalizers replace the standard equalizers on your triple-axle trailer's double-eye leaf spring suspension. The rubber cores absorb road shock and help reduce chucking for a smooth ride. Great Prices for the best trailer suspension parts from Lippert. Equa-Flex Cushioned Equalizers - Double Eye Springs - Triple Axle - 5K to 8K part number LC279689 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-800-940-8924 for expert service.
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Lippert Trailer Suspension Parts - LC279689

  • Equalizer Upgrade Kit
  • Boat Trailer
  • Camper
  • Car Hauler
  • Snowmobile Trailer
  • Utility Trailer
  • Double Eye Springs
  • 7-1/2 Inch Long
  • Triple Axle
  • Lippert

These rubberized equalizers replace the standard equalizers on your triple-axle trailer's double-eye leaf spring suspension. The rubber cores absorb road shock and help reduce chucking for a smooth ride.


Features:

  • Leaf-spring suspension upgrade kit provides a smooth ride for your triple-axle trailer
    • Designed for use on triple-axle trailers with double-eye leaf springs that have 2 EQ-105 equalizers (TREQ105)
  • Cushioned equalizers replace the cast equalizers that came standard on your trailer
    • Rubber cores minimize chucking (back-and-forth movement) and help to absorb road shock
  • Sturdy steel construction with corrosion-resistant, yellow powder coat finish
  • Durable bronze bushings come pre-installed
  • Quick, simple installation
    • Center hangers (sold separately) suspend equalizers
    • Springs attach to ends of equalizers with bolts and shackle straps (sold separately)
    • 2 Shoulder bolts and flange nuts included


Specs:

  • Application: triple-axle trailers with double-eye leaf springs
  • Axle capacity: 5,000 lbs - 8,000 lbs
  • Center and top bolt hole diameters (w/ bushings installed): 9/16"
  • Dimensions:
    • Distance between left and right bolt holes (center on center): 7-1/2"
    • Distance between hanger bolt hole and side bolt hole (center on center): 3-3/4"
    • Height of side bolt hole to hanger bolt hole: 4"
  • Shoulder bolt dimensions: 3-3/8"x 9/16" -7/16-20 CMZ
  • Flange nut dimensions: 7/16"-20
  • 1-Year limited warranty


Lippert 279689 Equa-Flex dimensional diagram

Note: Requires axle spacing of 30-1/2" from front to center hanger, 35" from center to center hanger, and 30-1/2" from center to rear hanger.


Absorbs Road Shock and Reduces Chucking

Upgrade your trailer's suspension for a smoother ride with these cushioned Equa-Flex equalizers. These units deliver a ride as smooth as you'd get with torsion axles, but at a fraction of the cost. The rubber cores effectively absorb vibrations and bumps and reduce the back-and-forth movement known as chucking. Unlike standard cast equalizers, the Equa-Flex's rubber cores soak up this energy like a sponge instead of transferring it to your trailer and cargo. The result is a more comfortable ride with less wear and tear on your trailer.


Easy Installation

Illustration of a triple axle trailer suspension system

It's easy to upgrade your trailer's standard suspension with a set of cushioned Equa-Flex equalizers. You will need 18 wet suspension bolts and 12 shackle straps (both sold separately) to incorporate the equalizers into your trailer's suspension system. Four of the suspension bolts will be used to suspend the equalizers from the center hangers, and the other 12 bolts will be used with the shackle straps to attach the equalizers to the double-eye leaf springs. If you would like to replace the bolts that attach the springs to your front and rear hangers as well, you will need 4 additional suspension bolts (sold separately).



279689 Lippert Components (LCI) Trailair Equa Flex Rubberized Suspension Enhancement Equalizers for Triple Trailer Axles - 5,000 lbs to 8,000 lbs Capacity

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Equa-Flex Cushioned Equalizers - Double Eye Springs - Triple Axle - 5K to 8K - LC279689

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (214 Customer Reviews)

These rubberized equalizers replace the standard equalizers on your triple-axle trailer's double-eye leaf spring suspension. The rubber cores absorb road shock and help reduce chucking for a smooth ride.

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The order was to replace OEM parts. There was no questioning whether or not the parts were the right fit for my trailer. I looked at other options but felt it was in my best interest to stick with the OEM parts. Still in the search to change out my suspension completely.



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Installed great good product, about 7 month later I realized I got the wrong ones.

Pay attention to axle spacing when ordering.y fault not a fault of themprdict



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Customer service has been fantastic A+ at finding what would best serve my needs and application.



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Have not been able to put on Camper yet, but the service and delivery was exceptional. Thanks to Brittany.



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These equalizers look well built. I will be installing them in a month. My old ones had welds broken. So far very happy. Price was very good. Will take pictures when installed



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With new shocks big big difference



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Product shipped super fast and got it sooner than expected. It just delivered a couple hours ago and I haven't installed it yet but I'm planning on doing that tomorrow. Thank you so much guys, this is awesome.



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Courteous,prompt service with order.



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I was able to install these myself. Was super easy once I got my trailer jacked up! I replaced the equalizers and the leaf springs at the same time. We are getting ready to take it out next week! They performed great last year and I felt the trailer rode better with these on!



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product shown has new top pins which were not included, also the packaging was 1/3 destroyed. My old pins do not have grease fittings, so no way to grease the Equa-Flex devices.



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Install was pretty straightforward. Changed out leafsprings and shakles as well. Havent driven yet with them to see how the bumsp are but I have high hopes.



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These seem to be working ok but do not appear to be designed for use with the HD upgraded Moryde greaseable shackle kit that I purchased with them . You can see in the photos that they rub and bind



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I bought these to replace the worn-out ones I had on my trailer. It was approximately two hours install per side. I purchased all new standard bolts with never fail bushings along with all new straps. I was told I could replace the brass bushings with never fail bushings when I purchased the set. When I received equa-flex equalizers I noticed they all had pressed in brass bushings so I was not able to use the never fail bushings. I had to go down to the local trailer store to to purchase six wet bolts. All in all I am happy I just have six extra bolts and six extra never fail bushings.



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These will be going back. Lippert did a terrible job prepping these for shipment. They showed up with evidence of metallic grinding, dropping, and less than a quality piece. The bubble wrap that was around the pieces wouldn’t protect a Christmas ornament from the dollar tree. Definitely not going on my trailer like this.



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Looked at another brand, decided I liked the Lippert better. Although it was $[XX] more than where I started I was willing to pay the extra due to it having a variable width and it being heavier built than the product I was looking at. Paula was excellent in assisting me with this product, (4) springs, u bolts, wet blots / shackle kit.



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Ordering my parts from etrailer was a joy. They helped in every way they could. Received my parts on the day they said. Havent had time to put them on yet. Tickeld pink with etrailers service. Not the first time we have bought from them.



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I needed to replace everything (suspension) on my 45 year old trailer. The equa-flex equalizers appeared to be an upgrade over standard type equalizers. It seems to tow better and smoother. Replaced leaf springs and all associated shackles with greasable shackle bolts. The MORyde shackle kit did not work for my application - the shackles were too long, went back standard length shackles for the correct angles on the equalizers. My trailer weighs around 6500 lbs., we’ll see how the equa-flex units hold up. Overall, I would recommend this product. etrailer was great to deal with.



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Received the equalizer a little after lunch today. Had the passenger side of the trailer done in about an hour after some choice words getting the old one off. Putting this in was simple, and should make a good ride and stop wearing my tire out.



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Very easy install—removed wheel on rear axle and plenary of area to work. Reused hangers and bolts. Installed in about 90 minutes. Looking forward to seeing the difference in handling



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Easy to install, soft brake action eliminated the pivot flip. Highly recommend them. Buy the grease zert bolts and zero issues for as long as you own the trailer



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The yellow brackets are sturdy, but the bushings should be heavier duty and in one solid piece instead of two flimsy pieces. We should be able to buy rebuild kits or parts.


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