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#12521053 - 11/30/17 03:38 AM Jacking torsion axle trailer?
oldsaltyone Offline
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Registered: 07/10/09
Posts: 149
Loc: Matagorda County
My 16' flats/bay boat has a single torsion axle trailer. What is the correct way to jack up one tire? Where would I place the bottle jack, axle or frame?

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#12521062 - 11/30/17 05:08 AM Re: Jacking torsion axle trailer? [Re: oldsaltyone]
boocat Offline
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Registered: 07/30/12
Posts: 1032
Loc: Hill Country
My travel trailer (torsion axle) manual said frame.

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#12521111 - 11/30/17 07:01 AM Re: Jacking torsion axle trailer? [Re: oldsaltyone]
BODA Offline
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Registered: 06/10/14
Posts: 329
Loc: Eagle Mountain Lake
I just put a floor jack on the axle, mine boat is on a tandem with torsion axles, the frame is not close enough to the ground. Axles are steel, your frame is probably aluminum and would get marred

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