What Are the Causes of Dragging Trailer Brakes?

Answer It can be tricky to find the cause of dragging brakes on a trailer. Several problems or malfunctioning parts can make trailer brakes activate by themselves. Dragging brakes usually don't lock up co... Read More »

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1998 Geo Tracker Problems With Front Brakes Dragging?

There are a number of reasons that the front brakes can start dragging on your Geo Tracker. Rust and corrosion can cause various components in your Tracker's braking system to lock up, causing the ... Read More »

How to Stop the Front Pads From Dragging on a Mustang With Disc Brakes?

Dragging brake pads on a Ford Mustang will cause the pads and rotors to prematurely wear. When replacing brake pads, there are a few things you should do to ensure the pads and rotors have the long... 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 »

How to Add Brakes to a Trailer?

Today's smaller, lighter tow vehicles frequently have smaller brakes than did the behemoth tow vehicles of years past, making trailer brakes a more important addition than ever before. In addition,... Read More »