Caravan Trailer Parts Blog
Welcome to our caravan trailer parts help page.
Know How Posts
Read our most recent posts here. Couplemate periodically posts articles relating to trailer & caravan towing safety. To view our archive of technical tips & tricks or towing products news click here.
Caravan and trailer electric brake magnets how many secrets and Taboos. For many years, expert Auto Electricians and Manufacturers ran magnet cables across axles. The industry believed this was the correct procedure. If the cable size installed is of sufficient cross...read more
Grease is applied to seals and bearings for one reason only, to reduce friction. Friction produces heat, excess heat through incorrect installation destroys bearings.
Is it true that 40% of all bearings do not live their full engineering life due to bad installation practices?read more
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Understanding Safety Chains can be difficult and confusing. The experts at Couplemate have tried to make it simpler with this animated video.
Dee Shackles and Bow Shackles will be mandatory when rule changes come into effect in 2019.
Early Alko offroad couplings used a locking ring to enable the coupling to be connected. Learn how to connect this coupling correctly and not brake the locking ring.
A collection of information relating to the current regulations for towing trailers or caravans.
Tips & Tricks
Caravan & trailer towing equipment tips.