How to Install the Trailer D Ring?

Answer Trailer D-ring tie-downs, properly called lashing rings, comprise a steel D-shaped loop -- similar to a belt buckle -- that moves inside a steel hasp which is in turn bolted or screwed to a sturdy ... Read More »

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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 »

How much is it to install a trailer hitch?

The cost of labor to install a trailer hitch is approximately $30 an hour and will take about 1 and a 1/2 hours or about $45. The part, depending on the vehicle, generally costs between $100 to $2... Read More »

How to Install a Trailer Brake Box?

A trailer brake box, also known as a brake controller or brake actuator, is an electronic device installed in the cab of a tow vehicle that activates the electric brakes of a trailer. It constantly... Read More »

How to Install New Trailer Axles?

Replacing an axle on your trailer could offer extra load-carrying ability. The job takes a while, but it could save you major hassle in the future if the old axle breaks. How often you should repla... Read More »