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  • Bearings, Races, and Grease Seal for Dexter 69-46 Axle
  • Based on the hubs we know will fit a spindle that is on a Dexter 69-46 axle, the Dexter Trailer Hub and Drum Assembly # 8-257-5UC3 and Dexter Trailer Idler Hub Assembly # 8-259-5UC1 the correct bearings, races, and grease seal are the following: - Replacement Trailer Hub Bearing # L44649 - Replacement Race # L44610 - Grease Seal # 10-9 However, the only way to know this for certain is to measure your spindle where the grease seal and bearings ride with Digital Caliper # 301-17068....
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  • How to Choose Replacement Lug Bolt or Hub
  • Thanks for the photo; I can't say for certain if the lug can be replaced or not, but in order to find the correct replacement all you'd need to do is measure. For example, the Kodiak Wheel Bolt # K12WB2 is for Kodiak integral hub-and-rotor brake assemblies with a 2" stud length, 0.42" spline length and a 1/2"-20 UNF-2A thread. I will leave a link below to our entire selection of replacement bolts. If it turns out you can't replace just the bolt you'll need to replace the hub. To do this...
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  • How to Convert From Electric to Disc Brakes on Tandem Axle Trailer
  • We can get you all the parts needed to convert from electric drum brakes to disc brakes on you tandem axle trailer, but there's a bit of information needed in order to do this. First, since you will be replacing your hubs, you have to find the right disc brake hub, and in order to do that you'll need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away...
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  • How to Select Correct 2,700 lb Hubs For Boat Trailer With Water Getting In
  • Yes, you can replace your hub with one that has better seals, though water should remain out of your boat trailer's hubs with a combination of double-lipped grease seals and keeping your bearings packed with grease. This will be the best prevention against water getting into your hubs. To determine the correct hubs for your trailer, you will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Hub & Drum For Magic Tilt Boat Trailer
  • Thank you for that info, and I can help you out with how to determine the correct hubs for your Magic Tilt boat trailer. You were correct that you do need to find a specific part, which are the bearings as well as grease seal, since you already have the bolt pattern figured out. So, you will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Hub For Jet Ski Trailer
  • So I can help you determine how to figure out the correct replacement hub for your jet ski trailer, but there's some things you'll need to know first, and I wouldn't be able to confirm a fit of the CE Smith Trailer Idler Hub Assembly # CE13315 without those details. First, you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you...
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  • How to Determine Correct Hub & Drum Assembly For 7,000 lb Axle
  • The brakes you mentioned are for 7,000 lb axles and are 12 inch assemblies, similar to the Dexter Electric Trailer Brake Kit # 23-180-181, but that is just one part of the equation in regards to determining the correct hub and drum. In order to determine the correct hub and drum for your 7k axle(s) you will need to know what bearings and grease seal you have. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should...
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  • How to Determine Correct Bearings, Seals, and Electric Brakes for Hub and Drum
  • I was unable to find a reference to that axle, but there is a simple way to find out the exact replacement bearings and seals you need. Simply take apart your hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearings ride, as well as where the grease seal...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Oil Seal
  • I can tell you how to determine the correct replacement oil seal, though we don't have a way to know the seal that is on your Keystone Springdale 295 BHLG. What you need to do is measure the diameter of the spindle where the seal rides using a digital caliper such as # 301-17068. You can use the diagram I added below to see where you need to measure for the seal. So for example, if you measured 2.375 inches you would use the Trailer Hub Oil Seal # 10-48. I have added a link below...
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  • The Only Way to Determine Correct Replacement Bearings
  • While I understand it isn't very fun, the only way to determine the correct bearings is to take apart your hub. You will either be able to see the bearing numbers directly on the bearings when you wipe away the grease, or you will need to use Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearing rides on the spindle. I have added a link to our selection of bearings for you to come back to, and when packing them you will want to use Prime...
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  • Parts Needed to Add Hydraulic Surge Drum Brakes
  • You are correct about the parts you need in order to add hydraulic surge drum brakes to your trailer, and the first thing you need is the right hub and drum. In order to find the correct replacement hubs for your trailer you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly...
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  • How to Determine Correct Electric Brakes, Bearings, and Seals for 1967 Avion Trailer
  • Ok, we can help you out with everything you mentioned, but buckle up as it's going to be a long read here. Let's go ahead and start with the brakes, and I'm sure we have assemblies that will work, but don't have any known specific fits for the brakes so what you'll need is to know your axle's weight capacity, your mounting flange bolt pattern and the inside diameter and depth of your drum. For example, the Electric Trailer Brake Kit # AKEBRK-35-SA is for 3,500 lb axles, measures 10" diameter...
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  • How to Find Correct Replacement Bearings and Seal for Harbor Freight Trailer
  • Harbor Freight trailers are a big pain to find replacement bearings and seals for (as you're finding out) because they don't standardize their equipment. To find out what you need you're going to have to measure your spindle - I would measure the spindle on both sides of your axle as well just to make sure everything will match up. Grab a digital caliper that can measure at least 3 places past the decimal, like the Feedback Sports Digital Caliper # 301-17068, and measure where the inner...
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  • Differences Between Trailer Idler Hubs With a 5 on 5" Bolt Pattern
  • Each of the trailer idler hubs with a 5 on 5" bolt pattern are a fit for 3,500 lb axles and use inner bearing # L68149 (1.378" inner diameter), outer bearing # L44649 (1.063" inner diameter), and grease seal # 58846 (1.719" inner diameter) so you will want to make sure those are the correct bearings and seal for you. You can do this by taking apart your current hub and looking at the bearing numbers, or by using Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths...
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  • How to Choose Correct Replacement Bearings for a 2004 Haulmark Low Rider Trailer
  • Although we don't have a way to tell right off hand what bearings and seal your axle has, if you pull your hub there should be part numbers on your bearings and seal. Let me know what those are and I can help you out. If you cannot find the part numbers then you need to use a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 to measure your spindle to the 3rd decimal place (1.234 for example). I have attached a picture showing where on your spindle you would need to measure.
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  • How to Determine Correct Hubs With 5 on 4-1/2 Bolt Pattern For Boat Trailer
  • While you are off to a good start with the 5 on 4-1/2 bolt pattern, there's a few other things you'll need to find in order to determine the correct replacement hubs for your boat trailer (I was unable to find info regarding a B-168-G trailer). First, you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see...
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  • Replacement Rotor Hub Needed for a 2004 Four Winns Trailer
  • I do have a way to help you get the correct replacement rotor hub for your 2004 Four Winns trailer, but unfortunately we do not have a list of parts on trailers. Usually we can help you get the correct replacement parts based off of the weight capacity of your axle, but to ensure that everything is correct it is best that you know what bearings and seal that you need. To get the correct replacement rotor hub you first need to pull your hub and check for part numbers on your inner and...
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  • Replacement Double-Lip Grease Seal for EZ Lube Hub on 2005 TrailStar Boat Trailer
  • Part AD2528E is a double-lip grease seal from NOK that cross-references to National seal part 470460. My research shows this seal has an inner diameter of 1.688-inches and an outer diameter of 2.560-inches. The nearest item we have is part # 168255TB which has an I.D. of 1.687-inches and an O.D. of 2.561-inches. If you have a digital caliper like # 301-17068 you can measure the spindle diameter where the seal rides and the hub bore where the seal installs to confirm the inner and outer...
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  • How to Determine Correct Hub for Boat Trailer With 3,500 lb Axle
  • It's pretty scary to have a wheel fly off, but there is an easy way to determine the correct replacement hub assembly. What you can do is either remove your remaining hub and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. Or, you can use Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearings and grease seal ride. You can use the photo I've attached to see exactly...
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  • Replacement Hub Components for Hub 9606020
  • While the # L68149 most likely corresponds to the inner bearing number of your hubs. If this is the case, you have either a 3.5k or a 4.4k axle. In order to know absolutely sure, you need to know the corresponding outer bearing number or the inner and outer diameter of the grease seal. You most likely need to wipe away the grease in order to reveal the outer bearing number. In order to accomplish this, I recommend using calipers like the Feedback Sports Digital Caliper - 0" to 6" Range...
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  • How to Find Replacement for TDE 11029C Hub Assembly
  • I wasn't able to find anything in regards to a replacement part for your TDE 11029C hub assembly, but if you can pull your hub and either look for bearing/grease seal parts numbers or measure the different locations on your spindle then I can see if something matches. To measure your spindle you'll want to use a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 and measure the locations in the attached photo to the 3rd decimal (1.234 for example). If you can let me know what you find I can help...
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  • Replacement Grease Seal for a 5013/29772
  • I was not able to reference the grease seal "5013/29772". We may still have a replacement for you but I would need you to measure either the inner diameter (I.D.) and outer diameter (O.D.) of the grease seal or the part of the spindle where the grease seal sits and the inner diameter of the hub where the grease seal is located. These measurements will need to be taken with a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 to the nearest thousandth of an inch. Once you find these measurements...
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  • Replacement Bearings and Seals for Dexter Axle 10K Axle with Oil Bath
  • I can give you a few different options but to know the exact bearings, races, and seals you need for an oil bath on your 10K Dexter Axle you will need to take some measurements on your spindle using a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 or by finding the part numbers on these pieces. Attached is a photo to show you where the part numbers are located as well as where you will need to measure on your spindle. One set of common bearings/seals are inner bearing # 387A (2.250" inner diameter)...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Hub for Coleman Pop-Up Camper
  • I can absolutely understand not wanting to take your hub apart to find the right replacement hub, but unfortunately that is the only option as the numbers you referenced are not any type of indicator of a replacement. So, to determine the correct hub you will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use Digital Caliper...
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  • How to Determine if 2,000 lb Capacity Hub and Drum and Electric Brakes Will Fit
  • I can tell you for sure that the two parts you mentioned will work together; the Electric Trailer Brake Kit - 7" - Left and Right Hand Assemblies - 2,000 lbs # AKEBRK-2 with Mounting Hardware # BRKH7 will absolutely fit the Trailer Hub and Drum Assembly - 2K Axles # AKHD-545-2-2K. In regards to if the hub will fit your trailer, there is only one way to determine that for sure, which I can help you with. First, you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your...
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  • How To Figure Out the Correct Replacement Hubs for EZ Loader Boat Trailer
  • In order to find the correct replacement hubs for your EZ Loader boat trailer you will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you would need to use a digital caliper such as # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearings ride. You can use the photo I've attached to see exactly where...
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  • Where To Measure the Axle To Determine the Weight Capacity
  • In regards to determining axle capacity, the portion of the axle that will be measured is the cross beam, or rather the tube that connects the two sides together. If you were to measure where each bearings ride on the spindle that would then give you a much more exact weight capacity but for a general capacity, the diameter of the axle tube is sufficient. If you did however want to measure the spindle you would need to do so to the thousandth of an inch with a digital caliper, the part...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Trailer Hub for 1-1/4 Inch Diameter Spindle
  • So there are only a couple ways to definitively know what replacement hub you need, and this is based on a bit of necessary information. First, you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has, as spindle size is an indicator but doesn't have the required info. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them....
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  • How to Determine Correct Hub For Boat Trailer
  • I can tell you how to determine the correct hub for your trailer, but we don't have any way of knowing what specific hub goes on your Calkins boat trailer. In order to determine the correct hub, first, you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Grease Seal for 44251
  • The only reference I could find to a 44251 is that it is a "vintage" seal and there were no dimensions given, and the National 471801 seal seems to be an automotive seal that does not match any dimensions of trailer grease seals. The bearing numbers you gave are consistent with a 3,500 lb axle so they make sense but there really is only one way to definitively determine the right grease seal for your trailer. What you will have to do is use Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your...
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  • How to Find Bearing Kit and Hub/Drums
  • No. That type of information is only something you can get from some manufacturers - on occasion. Many of them don't even have a database or even relevant info on their own products, so in order to find the correct hubs you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves. Wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you...
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  • Replacement Bearings for a 2008 Yacht Club Trailer
  • In order to find the correct replacement wheel bearing for your 2008 Yacht Club Trailer you have two options. You can either A) remove the hub and pull the bearing out while looking for the bearing number on the inner edge or you can B) remove the hub and measure where the bearing seats on the spindle and where it seats in the hub. If you were to measure the bearing then this would need to be done with a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 to the nearest thousandth of an inch. In some...
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  • How to Determine Correct Bearings for Boat Trailer
  • I am not 100 percent sure what you are asking but it sounds from what I can gather that your bearings don't fit? If that is indeed the case then you need to ensure you have the right size bearings, and there are only two ways to accomplish that. The first is to take look at your old bearings; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your spindle...
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  • Replacement Grease Seal for Dico 16859 Trailer Hub
  • In order to find the correct replacement grease seal for your 1986 Northwoods Boat Trailer with Dico 16859 hubs you would need to measure the spindle and trailer hub where the grease seal sits with a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 to the nearest thousandth of an inch. I have attached a photo to assist as well in addition to our selection of grease seals. Unfortunately, I was not able to reference the Dico 16859 hub.
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  • Determining Correct Replacement Bearing
  • Since your bearing L44848 is not a typical bearing number the best way to know what replacement bearing will work is to use a Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure the inner and outer diameters of your bearings and grease seal. You can measure the inner parts by measuring the B, C, and D locations of your spindle in the attached picture. You will then just need to measure the corresponding locations on your hub for the outer diameter measurement. Once you find those measurements you...
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  • Are the Feedback Sports Thru-Axle Wheel Adapter # 301-16749 Sold in Pairs or Individually
  • The Feedback Sports Thru-Axle Wheel Adapter # 301-16749 that you referenced is sold individually. If you needed a pair of these you'd need to order a quantity of 2.
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  • Trailer Hub and Drum Assembly and Bearing Kit for Outer Bearing L44569
  • I believe you were referring to outer bearing # L44649 as there isn't an L44549, and while we have a bearing kit as well as a hub and drum that will work, there is still more information needed in order to get you the right one, though that bearing number and 5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern does narrow it down. You need to know your axle capacity and inner bearing number as well to get the right one. If you aren't sure of your inner bearing number you will need to use Digital Caliper # 301-17068...
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  • Locating Replacement Bearings for 1995 Jayco Eagle 10 Pop Up Camper
  • Trailer manufacturers don't usually keep a good record of parts like these that they install at the factory, so the best way to determine the correct replacement bearings for your Jayco Eagle 10 is to simply pull a hub and check for the numbers. These numbers should be stamped right inside the bearings themselves. If you cannot locate or read the numbers, you can also take a few measurements along the spindle where the bearings sit with a digital caliper like # 301-17068. I have attached...
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  • What is the Correct Bearing Kit for a 1992 Fleetwood Prowler M-19E Trailer
  • If the number on the outer bearing is not legible then you will want to take a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 and measure the spindle where the bearing seats to the nearest thousandth of an inch. If this measurement is 1.063" then the Bearing Kit for #84 Spindles part # BK2-100 would be correct for you. If the part of the spindle where the outer bearing seats does not measure to be 1.063" then I would need to know what that measurement is in order to recommend the correct bearings...
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  • Replacement Hub for 1997 Ranger Boat Trailer
  • I was unable to find a reference for that part number, though there is a way to find the correct hub for you. Start by removing your current your hub and looking at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. Knowing this will allow us to find a compatible match. If you are unable to find the bearings, you would need to use a digital caliper such as # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an...
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  • Replacement Wheel Bearing Kit for a Big Tex 30SV Trailer
  • In order to find the correct wheel bearing kit for you we are going to need to know your bearing and grease seal numbers or measurements. The number can be found stamped into each bearing or seal but if they are not legible then you will need to measure them with a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 to the nearest thousandth of an inch. This is the only way to determine what are the correct bearings/seals for your trailer, short of contacting the manufacturer which would require the...
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  • How to Figure Out Correct Replacement Hubs for a 1980 Jayco Jay Flight 8
  • I do have a way for you to find out what equipment you will need. Finding any information for a 1980s trailer will be pretty much impossible (as you have found) unless you have the owner's manual with a parts list. Manufacturers typically don't keep information for older trailers on file, but it never hurts to check with them if nothing else can be done. You can pull your hub and see what the part numbers are on the bearings and grease seal to find out what the correct replacement would...
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  • Dimensions of Threaded Portion of Genuine Innovations CO2 Cartridge SLMG2132
  • Genuine Innovations CO2 Cartridges # SLMG2132 have a threaded fitting that is 3/8 - 24 fine thread. These dimensions are noted on the attached photo.
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  • How to Determine Correct Bearings and Replacement Brakes for 2007 Featherlite Trailer
  • In order to find the correct bearings for your 2007 Featherlite trailer, you will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearings ride. You can use the photo I've attached to see exactly where you need to measure....
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  • How to Determine Fit of Disc Brakes for Trailer With 2,000 lb Axle and 7 Inch Drum Brakes
  • We do have a potential option for you, and since you mentioned your current drum brakes are 7 inches, that means very likely have a 2,000 lb axle. There isn't a specific fit we have for a 2002 Load Rite, so what you will need to do is some measuring in order to ensure the right fit. The most likely kit that will work is the Kodiak Disc Brake Kit # K2HR2D. This is for 2,000 lb axles and is a hub and rotor kit, which is needed in order to switch to disc brakes from drum brakes. You...
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  • How to Determine Replacement Hub and Rotor for Older Kelsey Axle
  • Kelsey is not in business any longer so direct replacements are not available, but I can tell you how to go about trying to find the correct replacement hub and rotor/disc brakes for your trailer. In order to find the correct replacement hubs for your trailer you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able...
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  • How to Find the Correct Grease Seals for a 2002 Trailstar Boat Trailer
  • In order to make sure you have the proper grease seal for your hub and spindle, I would need you to measure the spindle where the grease seal rides and the trailer hub where the grease seal sits. These measurements will need to be taken to the nearest thousandth of an inch with a digital caliper like part # 301-17068. Once you can provide me with them I would be glad to see if the grease seal you have now is correct or if we have a better one for you. The double lip grease seal as you mentioned...
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  • Availability of Replacement Bearing and Dust Cap for Long Chih Industrial LCI-850T Trailer
  • While we don't have exact replacement parts or a way to figure out what fits the specs of your Long Chih Industrial LCI-850T trailer, we should still be able to help you out. All you'll need to do is take some measurements to ensure that you get the correct parts. For a replacement bearing you need to use a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 and measure the spindle where the bearing rides to the 3rd decimal place (1.234 for example). If you could also let me know the weight rating...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement For Hadco Hub
  • I was unable to find any reference to a Hadco 3107, but I can tell you how to determine the correct replacement hub. There's a number of different things you'll need to know; first, you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them,...
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  • How to Determine What Bearing Buddy Will Fit a Hub
  • The easiest way to choose the correct Bearing Buddy kit is to measure your hub bore. What you will want to do is use a Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your hub bore (the opening in the hub) to the 3rd decimal place. I have linked our selection of Bearing Buddies for you to filter through once you have measured your hub bore. You will simply need to choose which Bearing Buddy matches up with your hub bore measurement. For example; the Bearing Buddy Bearing Protectors part # BB1980A-SS...
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  • How to Determine Correct Size for Replacement Axle
  • The best way to assess axle capacity is by measuring the diameter of the axle tube. I recommend using Digital Caliper # 301-17068 to do this and you can use the following to find out what the typical capacities of an axle are per their diameter: - 1,000-lb - 2,000-lb Axles: 1-1/2 inch - 1-3/4 inch diameter - 3,500-lb Axles: 2-3/8 inch diameter - 6,000-lb - 7,200-lb Axles: 3 inch diameter - 8,000-lb Axles: 3-1/2 inch diameter - 9,000-lb Axles: 4 inch diameter - 10,000-lb Or more...
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  • Replacement Hubs Needed for TrailStar Boat Trailer
  • We do have a way to help you with replacement hubs/bearings/seals but when I tried reaching out to the manufacturer of your boat trailer but they weren't able to tell me what bearings and seals are used for your hubs. What you will need to do is pull a hub off of your trailer to see the part numbers for the bearings and seal. Once you know that we can get you a replacement. If you can't find part numbers then the next best thing to do is use a digital caliper, like part # 301-17068,...
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  • Correct Bearings for a Changzhou Nanxiashu Sportstar II Trailer
  • In order to find the correct bearings for you we are going to need to know your bearing numbers or measurements. The numbers can be found stamped into each bearing but if they are not legible then you will need to measure them with a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 to the nearest thousandth of an inch. This is the best way to determine what are the correct bearings for your trailer. I have attached a help article which explains all of this for you. Once you find the numbers/measurements...
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  • Diameter Pole Used For Tool Tray # 301-15659
  • The tool tray # 301-15659 fits a 1-1/2" diameter pole.
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  • How to Identify Correct Replacement Hub Based on Bearing Part Number or Spindle Dimensions
  • The bearings in trailer hubs are measured to very precise dimensions, to the nearest thousandth of an inch, such as 1.234-inches. To find a suitable replacement hub to fit on your existing trailer spindles either the bearing part numbers or these precise measurements are needed to ensure you select a hub that fits on the spindles. The new hub must use the same bearings as the original. If you refer to the linked photo you'll see how these part numbers typically appear on bearings. If...
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  • How to Determine a Replacement Hub Assembly for a Thule Utility Trailer Model N5X8T
  • To determine what the correct hub assembly will be for your Thule utility trailer you will first need to remove your current hub assembly and let me know what the inner and outer bearing numbers are as well as the grease seal inner and outer diameters. If you can find part numbers then you will need to use a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 and measure the parts of your spindle in the attached picture to the 3rd decimal place (1.234 for example). I spoke with my contact at...
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  • How to Choose Replacement Grease Seal for a 2007 Forest River Flagstaff Popup Trailer
  • While I don't know what exact grease seal you need, I can get you in the ball park and you can confirm the correct one by taking some measurements with a digital caliper like part # 301-17068. Your 2007 Forest River Flagstaff should have either a 2,000 lb axle or a 3,500 lb axle so you'll need one of the following seals: Seal - # 34823 (pair is part # RG06-010) - This has an ID of 1.249" and an OD of 1.983" Seal - # 10-9 (pair is part # RG06-020) - This has an ID of 1.500" and an...
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  • How to Determine the Correct Bearings for PWC Trailer
  • While we do not have part numbers for specific trailers there is a way for you to determine the correct replacement bearings for your Karavan WCE-1250-46-L. In order to find the correct wheel bearings you can take apart your hub assembly and looking at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use a digital caliper such as # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the...
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  • How to Determine Correct Bearing Buddy Fit
  • So in order to get the right Bearing Buddy, you'll actually need a different and more precise measurement. For you to confirm the right Bearing Buddies all you need to do is measure the hub bores on your trailer's hubs using Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and match the hub bore diameter to the correct Bearing Buddies. For example, the Bearing Buddy Bearing Protectors - Model 2047 # BB2047 will fit a hub bore diameter of 2.047 inches while the Bearing Buddy Bearing Protectors - Model 2441...
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  • Parts Needed to Replace Hydraulic Brakes with Electric Brakes
  • To determine what the correct hub and drum/brakes are for your trailer you will need to remove a hub and note what the part number of your inner/outer bearings are as well as your grease seal. Newer axles have more of a standard fit when it comes to hubs which can be determined by the axle weight capacity, but since your trailer is a 1997 it would be best to verify the bearings and seal. If you cannot find a part number on those components then you can use a digital caliper like part...
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  • 12 Inch Trailer Brakes for 5-Bolt Mounting Flange and How to Determine Correct Bearings
  • Let's start with the brakes, and we do have electric brakes that fit a 12 inch diameter hub and a 5-bolt brake mounting flange, the Electric Trailer Brake Kit # AKEBRK-7-SA. These are 12 inches in diameter x 2 inches wide so that's what your drum would need to be, and are designed to work for 5,200 lbs, 6,000 lbs, and 7,000 lbs axles so you'll want to verify that's what you have. To mount them you will need the Mounting Hardware # BRKH12, and I have added a link below to a video install...
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  • How to Determine Replacement for Warner Hub, Drum and Brakes
  • The old Warner hubs and drums aren't compatible with electric brakes as they don't have the proper shape to accept them. So you'll need to replace your hub and drum for new brakes. To get the correct hub, you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you...
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  • Will Disc Brake Kit Work with EZ-Lube Spindle
  • Yes, you can use the Disc Brake Kit and Actuator T4843500 on a trailer that has a grease fitting on the end of the spindle (often known as an EZ Lube spindle). You do need to make sure that this kit is compatible with your trailer's axle capacity, brake mounting flange, bearings and grease seal are compatible. The Disc Brake Kit T4843500 is rated for a 3,500 lb axle with a 4-bolt brake mounting flange. It uses inner bearing # L68149, outer bearing # L44649 and grease seals # RG06-050....
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  • How to Find the Correct Wheel Bearings and Grease Seal on 2011 Keystone Alpha Fifth Wheel Trailer
  • We do not have a parts list for specific trailers, so in order to find the correct wheel bearings for your 2011 Keystone Alpha, you can take apart your hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use a digital caliper such as # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearings ride. You can use the photo I've attached...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Hubs
  • I can try to help you out with how to determine the correct hubs for your trailer, as there's a number of things you will need to know. The most important thing is what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you may be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use Digital CaliperĀ # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Hub For Trailer
  • Thanks for the photo, and we can get you set up with a new hub, though unfortunately hubs require either knowing your bearings or precise measurements and aren't universal. So, there's a few things you need to know to get the right replacement hub - the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. To find the bearings, since you already have the hub off, now you just need to take it apart and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should...
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  • How to Determine Correct Hub With 6 on 5-1/2 Bolt Pattern for Trailer
  • I can tell you how to determine the correct hub for your trailer, and you should be able to get one with a 6 on 5-1/2" bolt pattern, but it really depends on the spindle that is currently on the trailer. You do need to know the weight rating of your axle, as well as what bearings your current hub has. To do this, you will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly...
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  • Parts to Convert From Disc Brakes to Electric Trailer Brakes
  • You can convert from hydraulic disc brakes to electric brakes, though an electric over hydraulic actuator won't be used. Electric trailer brakes fit inside a trailer hub and drum, so the first thing you will need to do is remove your idler hub and rotor and get the correct hub and drum. To get the correct hub and drum, you need to know the weight rating of your axles, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Hub for R-Vision Trailer
  • I can tell you how to determine the correct replacement hub for your 2010 R-Vision Trail-Lite Crossover TLX170T, though based on the photos I looked up, this is a tandem axle trailer so it won't have 3,500 lb axles, and it is far more likely you have 2,000 lb axles. To determine the correct replacement hub you will need to know what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should...
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  • What Handlebar Holder do You Recommend for Easy Bike Loading on a Bike Rack?
  • Thank you so much for the suggestion and your purchase with us! While we do not carry one exactly like your model, we do carry the Feedback Sports Flop Stop Handlebar Holder # 301-13981 that achieves the same front-wheel stability and ease of loading as the Park Tool holder. It also has a telescoping bar that adjusts 20-35 inches to fit a variety of bike frame styles. However, it is important to note that this should not serve as a replacement for a bike frame adapter bar like the Swagman...
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  • How to Find the Correct Grease Seal for a 2002 Coleman Santa Fe Popup Camper
  • To determine what grease seal you need for your 2002 Coleman Santa Fe popup you will need to remove your hubs and look to see if there is a part number on it. If there isn't a part number you can simply use a Digital Caliper # 301-17068 to measure the grease seal seat on your spindle (location B on the attached picture) for the inner diameter and then measure the place where the grease seal sat in your hub for the outer diameter. You can then filter through our linked selection of...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Hubs for Boat Trailer
  • The differences are all about fit for hubs, and these are very specific to the spindle you have, and I can tell you how to determine the correct replacement hubs. To start, you need to know the weight rating of your axle; you said the trailer was rated for 2,000 lbs but I'm not sure if you meant that was what the axle was rated for. The most important thing after that is to know what bearings your current hub has. It sounds like you may have done this already, but you will need to...
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  • Comparing Park Toold PCS-9 Bike Stand and Feedback Sports Sport Mechanic Bike Work Stand
  • We don't carry the Park Tool PCS-9 stand but I am familiar with it. The big advantage the Feedback part # 301-16413 has is the ability to easily fold down the legs of the base of the carrier whereas the Park Tool does not have that. I also prefer the knob style of the Feedback that's used for tightening the bike to the rack. Overall this carrier will store easier and be easier to use so I recommend it over the Park Tool .
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  • 5,200 Lb Timbren Axle-Less System With Compatible Hub, Drum and Electric Brakes
  • The Warner-style brake assemblies are no longer made and replacement parts are essentially non-existent at this point, so really your best option is going to be replacing your hub and drum as well as brake assemblies. You may also need to weld on a new brake mounting flange, which will be determined by the diameter of your axle. In order to find the correct replacement hubs for your trailer you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has....
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  • How to Determine Correct Bearing Buddies for Trailer
  • It is actually really easy to determine which Bearing Buddies are the correct fit for your trailer; all you need to do is measure the hub bores on your trailer's hubs using Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and match the hub bore diameter to the correct Bearing Buddies. For example, the Bearing Buddy Bearing Protectors # BB2080T-SS you referenced will fit a hub bore diameter of 2.080 inches while the Bearing Buddy Bearing Protectors # BB1980T-SS fit a hub bore with a diameter of 1.980 inches. I've...
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  • Can Trailer Brakes be Added to a Trailer for a Tiny House
  • You can actually add brakes to any trailer axle, all you will need to do is run wiring for the brakes and then install a hub that is compatible with the spindles on your axle and use a brake that is compatible that hub. I have attached a helpful article about adding electric drum brakes (which are some of the easiest to maintain) on a trailer that you can check out. Please note that if they planned on only using the trailer once they might have used a mobile home axle. If that is the...
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  • How to Determine Correct Bearings and Seals for 3,000 lb Axle
  • We have what are likely the correct bearings, races, and seal for your 3,000 lb axle. That said, we don't have any way to know precisely, so you'll need to verify this by doing some simple measuring. However, the most likely parts are Bearings # L44649 and # LM67048, Races # L44610 and # LM67010, and Grease Seals # RG06-050. In order to verify these are the correct bearings you will need to take apart your hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you...
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  • Replacement Hub and Easy Lubrication Kit for 2,000 lb Axle
  • Unfortunately there are no oil bath hubs available for your specific application. The only ones that are made fit larger hubs. If you would like a solution that is easier than standard grease application (packing your bearings) then I recommend going with some Bearing Buddy Bearing Protectors. These are perfect for solutions where EZ Lube spindles aren't in place as they provide a grease zerk fitting as well as a way to see when you have pumped enough grease into your hub space (see...
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  • How to Determine if Bearing Buddies BB2717SS Are Correct Fit
  • I can tell you how to determine if the Bearing Buddy Bearing Protectors - Model 2717SS - Stainless Steel # BB2717SS are the correct fit for your hubs, but we don't have the measurements on your specific hub to know offhand. For you to confirm the right Bearing Buddies all you need to do is measure the hub bores on your trailer's hubs using a Digital Caliper like # 301-17068 and match the hub bore diameter. So if you do that and your hub bore measures 2.717 inches, you can use the Bearing...
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  • How to Determine Hub Assembly for Boat Trailer
  • We can help you determine the correct replacement hub assembly for your boat trailer. In order to find the correct replacement hubs for your trailer you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly - which it looks like you have already done - and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable...
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  • Can Slime be Put Through Presta Valve Adapters # SLM23042
  • You'd need to take off the Presta Valve adapter part # SLM23042 to put slime in a bike tire.
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  • How to Tell Axle Size on Trailer
  • To tell the correct size of your axle there are going to be a few measurements you need to take. The first is the length from hub face to hub face and spring center to spring center; this will give you the proper length you need to find a replacement. The other important measurement is the diameter of the axle tube, which should tell you the weight capacity. I recommend using Digital Caliper # 301-17068 to do this and you can use the following to find out what the typical capacities...
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  • How to Measure to Find Correct Grease Seal for Hub With Inner Bearing L44649 & Outer Bearing L44643
  • I was unable to locate any hub with those numbers, so in order to find the correct grease seal, what you'll need to do is measure. To get the measurement, use Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the grease seal rides like in the accompanying photo. For a hub with inner bearing # L44649 and outer bearing # L44643 and a 5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern, you will likely need the Dexter Trailer Idler Hub for 2,000-lb and 2,200-lb Axles # 8-259-50. This...
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  • How to Find Correct Trailer Hub
  • I can tell you how to determine the correct replacement hub, but we would not have any way of identifying a replacement hub from a photo. So there are a number of things you'll need to know; first, you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable...
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  • Replacement Trailer Hub and Drum and Brakes for AL-KO 8490 Axle
  • Based on what we could find, the AL-KO 8490 is a 3,500 lb axle, and your info stating the 5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern and 10" x 2-1/4" drum size supports that as well. I do recommend verifying what you need by taking apart your current hub assembly and looking at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the...
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  • How to Determine Correct Replacement Hub for a 1997 Four Winns Boat Trailer
  • To ensure that you get the correct replacement hubs I will need to know your bearings and grease seal part numbers. If you cannot find any numbers on them you can measure your spindle in the locations where those parts ride (see attached photo) with a digital caliper like part # 301-17068 to the 3rd decimal place. Once you get those part numbers or dimensions to me I can help you find the correct replacement hubs.
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  • How to Determine the Right Hub for Trailer
  • We can tell you how to determine the correct hub for your trailer, but do not have any way of knowing what hub is on it, so you'll have to do some measuring to find out exactly what you need. In order to find the correct replacement hub and drum for your trailer you need to know the weight rating you need, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able...
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  • How to Upgrade to 8 on 6-1/2 Inch Wheels with a 8,000 Lb Axle
  • In order to determine if a drum/hub with a 8 on 6-1/2" bolt pattern will work with the braking assemblies you have on your trailer now you will need to first determine the size of hub/drum you need which can be done by measuring your existing hub/drum (see photo). You would then want to know the inner bearing, outer bearing, and grease seal numbers. If the numbers are not visible then you will want to measure where each of them seat on the spindle with a digital caliper like part # 301-17068...
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  • How to Choose the Correct Replacement Hub
  • To ensure that you get a hub that fits your spindle correctly you will want to use a Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure points B, C, and D (see attached picture) of your spindle to the 3rd decimal place, for example 1.750. These measurements will help us to determine what bearings sizes and grease seal that the replacement hub needs for it to be compatible with your spindle. From your description I can tell that you have a 5 on 4-1/2" bolt pattern on your hub, but I am not quite...
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  • Method to Figure Out the Correct Replacement Hub Assemblies
  • Thank you for the information, but a bit more specificity is needed to ensure we get you the right parts. If you wipe away the grease you might be able to see the part number stamped directly on the bearings themselves. If you are unable to find them, you would need to use a digital caliper such as # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearings ride. You can use the photo I've attached to see exactly where you need to measure. I've also added...
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  • How to Figure Out Correct Replacement Trailer Hub
  • I can help you determine how you can figure out the correct replacement hub for your trailer, which you'll need to do by looking at your bearings In order to find the correct replacement hubs for your trailer you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If...
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  • How to Determine Correct Bearings for Trailer
  • In order to find the correct bearings you will need to take apart your hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use Digital Caliper # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearings ride. You can use the photo I've attached to see exactly where you need to measure. We don't offer Timken bearings, but for...
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  • How to Find the Correct Replacement Bearings for 1997 Boat Trailer
  • In order to find the correct wheel bearings, you can take apart your hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use a digital caliper such as # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearings ride. You can use the photo I've attached to see exactly where you need to measure. I've also added a link to a help article...
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  • How to Determine Correct Trailer Hub & Drum w/ 10 Inch Drum & 5 on 4-1/2 Bolt Pattern
  • I can help you out with how to determine the correct hub and drum for your trailer, though I was unable to identify that part number. In order to find the correct replacement, there's a number of things you will need to know, starting with the weight rating of your axle. Since you mentioned you have a 10 inch drum, it is likely a 3,500 lb axe, though I do recommend verifying this. That said, the most important thing you'll need to find out is what bearings your current hub has. You...
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  • How to Determine the Correct Grease Seal for Boat Trailer
  • A Bearing Buddy won't be how to determine the correct grease seal, and while it is likely based on that Bearing Buddy measurement you have an axle that is rated between 2,000 lbs and 3,500 lbs, it's impossible to know. In order to determine the correct grease seal you need to take apart the hub and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch with Digital Caliper # 301-17068. Then, it is likely you will need one of the following grease seals: - 1.249" Inner Diameter: # 34823 -...
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  • How To Find Correct Wheel Bearing for Trailer
  • In order to find the correct wheel bearings you can take apart your hub assembly and looking at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use a digital caliper such as # 301-17068 and measure your spindle to the thousandths of an inch where the bearings ride. You can use the photo I've attached to see exactly where you need to measure. I've also added a link to a help...
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  • How to Determine Correct Bearings and Seals for Pop-Up Camper
  • I can help you determine how to find the correct bearings and seals you need for your 1988 Coleman Columbia pop-up camper although there is no database which has all of the individual parts for each year, make and model of trailer. So what you need to do is take apart your hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly on them. If you are unable to find them, you need to use a digital caliper such...
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  • How To Determine Correct Bearing Buddies For Trailer
  • It is really easy to determine which Bearing Buddies are the correct fit for your Harbor Freight trailer, though we have no way to confirm a fit on any specific make or model. For you to confirm the right Bearing Buddies all you need to do is measure the hub bores on your trailer's hubs using a digital caliper like # 301-17068 and match the hub bore diameter to the correct Bearing Buddies. For example, the Bearing Buddy Bearing Protectors - Model 1980A-SS # BB1980A-SS will fit a hub...
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  • How to Determine Hub and Drum Assembly & Brakes With 6 on 5-1/2 Bolt Pattern for 10,000 lb Trailer
  • Thanks for that info, and based on that I can narrow down the options for you considerably, but you will need to do a bit of measuring in order to make sure you get the right hub and drum assembly. Based on having Dexter axles and a 10,000 lb GVWR trailer it is likely you have 5,200 lb axles but also possible you have 6,000 lb axles. This means you will need to know what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves;...
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  • How to Determine Correct Hub & Drum For Trailer
  • I can tell you how to determine the correct hub and drum for your trailer, though we don't have any way of knowing specifically what you need for a 1995 Trailswest horse trailer. To find the correct hubs for your trailer, you need to know the weight rating of your axle, and also what bearings your current hub has. You will need to take apart your current hub assembly and look at the bearings themselves; wipe away the grease and you should be able to see the part number stamped directly...
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