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LEECH21

Wheel-bearing leaking grease......

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I bought a new boat last spring and it came on an EZ-Loader trailer. The wheels have a rubber piece that fits over the greased area. I noticed that it is cracking already and the rim and tire is getting all greasy from driving it. Is this something I should complain the the company about. The trailer is only one year old. Or is there a product that I can cheaply and effectivly remedy this problem.

Thanks for the input!

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I would have it checked right away. If its a bearing buddy cover, I would get a new one as you could end up with a big greasy mess.

More than likely not but one could have a seal out. Is it on both wheels or just one? Is the grease leaking on the inside and outside of the rim?

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Just one wheel and on the outside of the rim.

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get new bearing buddy's from gander or walmart for $20 before you get water in there and rust up your bearing and then ill have a bigger problem then a greasy wheel.

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It sounds like you might be over-greasing them as well... if there's grease to be flung around the rim.

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