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Old 07-01-2017, 01:53 PM   #1
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Axle Identification

I have a 2016 HW276 and was wondering how to identify what type of axle bearings I have; ez lube or never lube. I called Forest River and was told to look for a sticker but I do not have one. Headed Mt. Rushmore next week and want to make sure the camper is ready to go.
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Old 07-01-2017, 02:13 PM   #2
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Nev-r-lube would be rare on a small travel trailer. In any case Nev-r-lube axle typically have a metal cap on the end while ez-lube have a rubber plug.
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Old 07-01-2017, 02:30 PM   #3
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Mine has a solid metal cap. Not sure if I should try to pry it off.
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Old 07-02-2017, 07:33 PM   #4
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Nev-R-Lube axles should have a spindle cap that has Nev R Lube embossed in them.

Yours are most likely plain. I'd go ahead and pry them off and take a look.
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