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Old 12-12-2017, 06:06 PM   #1
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Riverstone Legacy spare tire carrier

Would anyone happen to know how to remove the spare tire on a Riverstone 39FB? I am familiar with the standard crank down type but this one has left me stumped.
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Old 12-12-2017, 09:30 PM   #2
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I actually haven't tried it, but when we did the walkthrough the service manager said a lever would activate some kind of a slide mechanism that releases the spare tire holder and pushes it out to the side, curbside I would imagine (hope).
I could have a closer look tomorrow and take some pictures if you're interested.
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Old 12-13-2017, 12:30 AM   #3
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Pictures would be great. I must have zoned out during my walk-through.
I am just managing to get a handle on all the light switches and now I have to deal with a lever

Thanks for your help.
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Old 12-13-2017, 02:27 PM   #4
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Here you go.
First you pull this pin on the driver's side to unlock the spare tire carrier.
Next, you go over to the passenger side, grab the spare tire carrier and drag it along the rail out from underneath the trailer.
That's it.
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Old 12-13-2017, 03:46 PM   #5
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Thanks. That looks pretty user friendly.

With any luck I won't need to use it.
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Old 06-23-2021, 04:06 PM   #6
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I sure am glad this posting was still here on removing spare tire! Man this had me really stumped on how it works! Glad I was looking at home and not on the side of the road! Lol!
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