Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Kenneth aley, Jake T., STV206, ninglu86, Tim D.
103585 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 84027
hopalong 75515
Pilothawk 74029
JDavis7873® 67380
John175 ® 61855
FattyMcButterpants 60638
Tritonman 57286
Derek 57032
SkeeterRonnie 52610
LoneStarSon® 52538
facebook
Forum Stats
103585 Members
61 Forums
869414 Topics
11408155 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11833885 - 09/17/16 11:53 AM Vortex hub replacement caps?
ABit Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 10/24/15
Posts: 119
Loc: Corpus Christi, TX
My Nitro Z8 trailer came with vortex hubs. About a year ago I had two leaking and while I was in DFW, I had the Tracker Marine shop South of Fort Worth replace the caps (if I remember correctly that's what they did). Now, one of the two that wasn't replaced is leaking.

I want to replace the other two but the closest tracker marine shop is 3 hours away. Is this something I can order online and do myself? I have never touched a hub besides during a good wash. Any insight would be great. Thanks guys!
_________________________
2012 Nitro Z8 - Mercury 200
Everything I know about fishing I learned from TFF.

Top
#11835062 - 09/18/16 06:22 AM Re: Vortex hub replacement caps? [Re: ABit]
gary purdy Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 05/24/03
Posts: 10773
Loc: Littlefield Tx & Lake A. H. US...
Yes you can do. Fine sand the spindle area where the seal contacts. Get complete hubs for about 70.00 each. Just search vortex.
_________________________
“The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything” GOD IS GOOD

Top



© 1998-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide