How to Adjust Stock Trailer Brakes?

Answer Stock trailer brakes are the original brake shoes that come equipped on the trailer. Most all trailer brakes have the electric brake shoe/brake drum system. This braking system works when magnetize... Read More »

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How to Adjust RV Trailer Brakes?

The frequency of adjustments on a trailer's brakes depends on various factors. Two of these factors are the amount of traveling you do and whether you travel in heavy traffic. If you're mechanicall... Read More »

How to Adjust Electric Trailer Brakes?

If you tow a large trailer, such as a car trailer, camper or an enclosed utility trailer, you will need supplemental braking in addition to your tow vehicle’s brakes to slow down and stop safely ... Read More »

How to Adjust Slack Adjusters on Trailer Brakes?

Proper adjustment of slack adjusters is essential to the functionality of trailer brakes. Slack adjusters compensate for normal wear of break linings. The slack adjuster is an arm attached to a pus... Read More »

How to Install Trailer Brakes on a Twin Axle Boat Trailer?

The brakes on a boat trailer are made up of electric brake pads, brake drums, return springs, retainer springs, retainer clips, retainers and the brake shoe adjuster. The brakes work by applying fr... Read More »