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#11833885 - 09/17/16 11:53 AM Vortex hub replacement caps?
ABit Offline
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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!
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#11835062 - 09/18/16 06:22 AM Re: Vortex hub replacement caps? [Re: ABit]
gary purdy Offline
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Registered: 05/24/03
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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.
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