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need help replacing axles on a 30 ft trailer / 7000 lb boat #10627035 02/18/15 05:18 AM
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I need to purchase and install new axles for my trailer. I haven't found a single pperson that knows anything about the type of axle I'm looking to install
I need torsion axles and electric over hydrolic brakes. If anyone knows somebody that can help me get it right I would really appreciate it . !

Re: need help replacing axles on a 30 ft trailer / 7000 lb boat [Re: Mark's Fence Repair] #10627299 02/18/15 01:43 PM
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Re: need help replacing axles on a 30 ft trailer / 7000 lb boat [Re: Mark's Fence Repair] #10627871 02/18/15 04:38 PM
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Big Tex Trailers in Dallas does good work but they are probably going to be on the higher end of hourly rates.

Re: need help replacing axles on a 30 ft trailer / 7000 lb boat [Re: Mark's Fence Repair] #10628269 02/18/15 07:34 PM
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Now that I've thought about it, anyone that does RV or camper repair in the DFW area should be familiar with torsion axles. Due to the distance from the coast, I don't think anyone will be too familiar with torsion axles on boat trailers.

Re: need help replacing axles on a 30 ft trailer / 7000 lb boat [Re: Mark's Fence Repair] #10628847 02/18/15 11:31 PM
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Most all boat repair shops have worked on the torsion axels and Vault hubs. That 30ft trailer will likely have 3 maybe 4 axel`s. Torsion axels are very easy to install. http://www.mcclaintrailers.com/ in Baton Rouge or Houston keeps a large inventory of the torsion axels.


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Re: need help replacing axles on a 30 ft trailer / 7000 lb boat [Re: Mark's Fence Repair] #10629025 02/19/15 12:59 AM
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I don't think anyone will be too familiar with torsion axles on boat trailers.


trailer I bought way back in 1993 had them..like Gary says , most anyone in the industry has seen/worked on them...


Re: need help replacing axles on a 30 ft trailer / 7000 lb boat [Re: Mark's Fence Repair] #10630717 02/19/15 06:15 PM
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try mcgills in lewisville

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Re: need help replacing axles on a 30 ft trailer / 7000 lb boat [Re: Mark's Fence Repair] #10632964 02/20/15 04:27 PM
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Quality Running Gear Axles
1012 Industrial Dr
Royse City, TX
(972) 636-3205

These people build all types of axles.

Re: need help replacing axles on a 30 ft trailer / 7000 lb boat [Re: Mark's Fence Repair] #10633782 02/20/15 09:57 PM
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I ordered the axles from float on and I am going to install them myself. Im also installing new wheels fenders lights spare tire holder its a lost cause Ill post a picture when im done I still cant realize how much work this is so ill just do it like a boss.

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