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Hensley Hitch Repairs

Even though this hitch is built like a tank and weighs about 200 pounds all in, it can be damaged. I bent a strut bar backing up a steep ramp.  By ‘steep ramp’, I mean a 10″ curb via upside-down wheel chock to get my curbside front tire off the ground so I could change Michelin LTX tire failure number…

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Painting My Hensley Hitch

Decided I was tired of looking at the beat-up, faded ‘Hensley Orange’. Here’s what it looked like brand-spanking-new, after pickup from the warehouse in Romeo, Michigan and self installing. And here it is after less than 48 months… I could have done a full disassembly, and sand blast for prepping, but since I wasn’t planning on powder coating or baking…

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Hensley Arrow Hitch, Update

We’re rolling up on roughly 50,000 miles with the Hensley Arrow hitch, since purchasing factory new, and I wanted to blog an update to my original review (found here). Maintenance Regular maintenance consists of greasing at zerks every 500 miles, greasing the ball in the spring, and a wash when cleaning the trailer.  Other than some minor wallowing out of…

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