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Old 13 March 2011, 16:56   #11
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Originally Posted by Bam Bam View Post
Make sure you make a good visual check on the trailer tyres as well as the bearings. I had to replace both tyres on my trailer last year due to them loosing large amounts of rubber while traveling. they were only eighteen months old! I was told by the tyre fitter (a boat owner) that it is better to jack the trailer up and set it on blocks with the tyres off the ground for the winter period, so that's what I did and so far so good. Tyres have no cracked rubber or flat spots. Have fun!
I guess he's done that a few times in the past 6 years !!!!!!

Brian C
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