Bearing Buddy Bearing Protectors provide protection against damage from water and dirt entering the wheel bearings and make lubricating bearings a snap.
Auto Check feature allows you to see when it's time to add grease. These also includes a pair of bras.
Model No. 2717
Outer Bearing Cone: 14124, 14125A,
Outer Bearing Cup (race): 14276
weight: 1.60 lbs.
Bra Model 23B
Fits Bearing Buddy - model no. 2328, 2441, 2717, 2562, 2240
weight: 0.15 lbs.
A set of Bearing Buddy - Protectors is a great investment for your business. They will protect your axle bearings against dirt and debris, and they'll look great on the exterior of your trailer. This set is designed for 5.2K to 7K axles, and they can be used on your livestock, utility, or boat trailer. The rubber bras cover the protectors for added safety, and you can count on everything staying secure as you drive down the road. At The Trailer Parts Outlet, we want to make sure that your trailers stay in great condition for as long as possible. Order your new products online today!
- 2.717 inch diameter (Slightly less than 2-3/4")
- Prevents wheel bearing failure on boat, snowmobile, ATV, horse, RV and utility trailers
- Eliminates bearing repacking - Keeps water and dirt out of hubs and bearings
- Stainless steel construction inside and out - Easy to install
- Please see measurement instructions (secondary picture) to confirm correct sizing.
- Bearing and Seal Inspection
- Remove Hubs and Check the Bearings before installing Bearing Buddy.
- Replace Bearings if they are damaged, rusted or pitted.
- Clean old great and contaminants out of the hubs. Check the condition of the inner seals. Be sure they are new , top quality, and running on a smooth spindle sealing surface.
- Important: As you reassemble the components, fill the hubs completely with a high quality, multipurpose no 2 grade lubricant (the type used for automotive suspensions). Do not use heavy, fibrous greases; don't mix grease types.
- Genuine Bearing Buddy Installation
- Hold the Bearing Buddy against the hub with a small block of wood, and drive it into place with a hammer. If Bearing Buddy cannot be driven into the hub, or will not fit tightly into the hub, don't force it. Your hubs may be slightly oversized or undersized.If this occurs, or if the Bearing Buddy is obviously too large or too small; contact us at 936-349-6507.
- How to Remove a Bearing Buddy
- Bearing Buddy is held in the hub by an interference hit.
- To remove Bearing Buddy - , lay a block of wood against the side of it and strike the wood with a hammer. Place the wood on the opposite side and hit again.
- Continue this procedure until you ''walk'' the Bearing Buddy - out of the hub. Don't disassemble the Bearing Buddy - to attempt to remove it.