Maintaining Your Trailer Hub Bearings

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While servicing hub bearings isn’t always fun, it can prevent the loss of valuable time while towing your trailer. The most effective way to keep your rig rolling is vigilance. Not only must the bearings be kept greased, they should be taken apart to be serviced at least once per year. Here are a few tips for maintaining your trailer hub bearings.

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Hydraulic Brakes vs Electric Brakes

hyd_brake_2_2Trailer brakes are an essential part of the installed towing equipment needed to make a trip safe. The majority of states have towing laws that stipulate that trailer brakes (separate from tow vehicle brakes) are mandatory when the trailer exceeds a certain weight limit; often times, that limit is around 3000 pounds (although in some states it’s 1500 pounds, and in others it’s 4500 pounds). The information for your state can be found at the Department of Transportation (DOT) or the National Highway Traffic & Safety Administration (NHTSA). This article will discuss the difference between hydraulic brakes and electric brakes.

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Bearings: Pole Trailers

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There are many questions when it comes to the bearings of pole trailers. No matter the style of pole trailer, we have you covered! Below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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Trailer Brakes: Pole Trailers

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There are many questions when it comes to the brakes of pole trailers. No matter the style of pole trailer, we have you covered! Below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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Wheels and Tires: Pole Trailers

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There are many questions when it comes to the wheels and tires of pole trailers. No matter the style of pole trailer, we have you covered! Below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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Bearings: Flatbed Trailers

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There are many questions when it comes to the bearings of flatbed trailers. No matter the style of flatbed trailer, we have you covered! Below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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Trailer Brakes: Flatbed Trailers

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There are many questions when it comes to the brakes of flatbed trailers. No matter the style of flatbed trailer, we have you covered! Below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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Wheels and Tires: Flatbed Trailers

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There are many questions when it comes to the wheels and tires of flatbed trailers. No matter the style of flatbed trailer, we have you covered! Below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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Bearings: Stock Trailers

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There are many questions when it comes to the bearings on stock trailers. Whether it be for steel stock trailers, aluminum stock trailers or ground load livestock trailers, we have you covered! Below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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