Can I install my own trailer tires?
You can install a tire on a rim yourself and save money. If the size of your tire does not match the rim, buy a new tire or rim, or take your tire and rim to an auto garage and consult a professional.
Should I cover my trailer tires?
Over time, ultraviolet rays from the sun cause tire compound to break down. When parked outside, cover your trailer tires with tire wheel covers or UV reflective material. If nothing else, park your trailer in the shade. Be aware, however, that your tires can still get a good dose of ultraviolet rays in the shade.
Do trailer tires need to be rotated?
Trailers, just like vehicles, need their tires rotated too. To avoid mechanical problems both minor and major, it is recommended that you rotate your trailer tires.
Do trailer tires need to be balanced?
Since the primary duty of a trailer tire is supporting a vertical load, rather than gripping an automobile through turns, trailer tires do not have to be dynamically balanced like passenger car tires do.
Can you put a bike trailer on any bike?
Bike trailers use a hitch arm and coupler attachment that can easily attach to any kind of bike, including road bikes, mountain bikes, cruisers, hybrid bikes, e-bikes, and even thru-axle disc brakes.
Can a beach cruiser pull a bike trailer?
Can you pull a bike trailer with a beach cruiser? Cruiser bikes that have a quick-release can pull a bike trailer without issues. If a cruiser has disc brakes, then an adapter will likely be needed for around $60.