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Old 02-02-2015, 02:20 PM   #21
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I always greased mine. I believe in lubing all metal to metal surfaces.
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Old 02-02-2015, 02:21 PM   #22
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Light coating on ball...

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Old 02-03-2015, 03:12 AM   #23
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Metal rubbing on metal creates friction....friction creates much heat is not good for any metal so I try to keep my balls(hitch and sway control) well greased at all times.
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Old 02-03-2015, 05:33 AM   #24
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Yep! I spray a little white lithium grease on all friction points on my Equalizer. Then a quick wipe down when I unhitch and everything is nicely protected from the elements!

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Old 02-03-2015, 05:11 PM   #25
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Ive been trying to figure out how to ask this but does anyone grease the trailer ball on the TV? Ive always wondered...

EZ Lift manual recommends light coat of wheel bearing grease. Clean hitch and ball daily when towing.

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Old 02-03-2015, 05:32 PM   #26
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Yes -- have used white grease spray but really like PB BLASTER.

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Old 02-03-2015, 05:51 PM   #27
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Back when I had a TT, I used paraffin wax. Rubbed it on the ball before every trip. Chrome never wore off, and never had a mess with the grease. Plus the paraffin didn't attract dirt.

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Old 02-03-2015, 07:12 PM   #28
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If it moves, oil it; if it doesn't, paint it; if it talks back, salute it

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Old 02-03-2015, 07:26 PM   #29
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If it moves, oil it; if it doesn't, paint it; if it talks back, salute it

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Old 02-04-2015, 03:17 AM   #30
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I thought the trailer grounds itself through the hitch, therefore have never greased or seen the need to.

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