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« on: July 11, 2014, 02:04:44 pm »

My Blue Ox Aladdin tow bar is six years old and the lubricating washers were starting to show wear so I decided to replace them.  I was able to pick up a washer replacement kit at the Tampa RV show for $8.00. Finally got around to replacing all the washers yesterday .  Took about 2 hours  and it looks like it was well worth the time and effort.  Some of the washers were less than 1/16" thick.

Here is a link that shows what is included in the kit (84-0089 Tow Bar Washer Replacement Kit):

Here is a link to an instructional Video on how to install the replacement washers.

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« Reply #1 on: July 12, 2014, 08:46:59 am »

Good info, Barry.  ThumbsUp
I'll be attending the Irv2 gathering in Myrtle Beach and have the Blue Ox team perform any needed service on my 7 year old Aventa II. The cost is published as $30.00, which is a great deal.  Cheers

Carry on, regardless..................
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