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Old 10-10-2016, 06:27 PM   #1
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Does anyone have any first hand experience with products like lippert equal-flex(or similar)?. Would like folks who had their trailer for at least one trip before they did the mod. Trying to see if you noticed any differences.
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Old 10-10-2016, 10:41 PM   #2
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I have installed the equa flex on my unit and I also installed upgraded shackles with wet bolts. I no longer pop and creak with every movement which is nice when pulling into a campground late. I do believe that it provides a better ride as I find less items mainly dishes moved around after a long pull.

To install it is a little tricky. I needed three jacks total- two for the frame and one to put the axle back into position. I did use the brass bushings over the never fail type- price I felt was too high.


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Old 10-10-2016, 10:46 PM   #3
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Old 10-11-2016, 06:20 AM   #4
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Thanx hondaman. That is the info I was looking for. If nothing else, the greased bolts would help quiet the ride.
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Thanx hondaman. That is the info I was looking for. If nothing else, the greased bolts would help quiet the ride.
Sorry to hijack, but can you tell me what these greased bolts and quieting the ride is? My "area with the wheels and stuff" is noisy in turns and whatnot. It'd be great to quiet that all down.
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Most of the ez-flex type products come with special bolts for the spring hangers. They have a grease fitting, zerk, so you can grease that fitting. Also, they replace the nylon bushing in same place with brass bushings. You-tube has several videos showing the process. Lippert and dexter both make kits.
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Most of the ez-flex type products come with special bolts for the spring hangers. They have a grease fitting, zerk, so you can grease that fitting. Also, they replace the nylon bushing in same place with brass bushings. You-tube has several videos showing the process. Lippert and dexter both make kits.
Thanks. I have the Lippert Equa-flex. I'll do some looking at it.

(Have always had it, so I can't help with your original post.)
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Old 10-11-2016, 03:54 PM   #8
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You should see the zerk on the end of the bolts that go thru the end of the springs. The equa flex has one or two zerks as well. If installed correctly, the zerk should be on the outside so you can access it easily.
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Does anyone have any first hand experience with products like lippert equal-flex(or similar)?. Would like folks who had their trailer for at least one trip before they did the mod. Trying to see if you noticed any differences.
Don't know about the lippert brand , but i have the dexter ez flex equalizer on put on my unit last spring . i think it works well but have never ridden in the th . i do know everything stays put in the un it when towing . i even leave things on the counter like coffee maker etc and never do they budge
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