CARGO MAX FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is the weight and size of the Cargo Max trailer?
The Cargo Max trailers inside bed size is 57″ wide and 97″ long. It is 54″ between the wheel wells. The overall length is 150″ and overall width is 68″. The weight is approx. 290 pounds
What is the maximum load capacity?
The load capacity of a Cargo Max is 1800 pounds if loaded properly.
What type of grease should be used in the wheel bearings?
Use a High-quality high-temperature lithium wheel bearing grease. Never use grease heavier than 265 A.S.T.M. penetration (No. 2 grade).
How do I grease the axle and bearing?
Refer to owner’s manual. – First, remove the rubber plug from the grease (hub) cap. Next, use a standard grease gun on the grease fitting located at the end of the spindle, or behind the hub, making sure the grease gun nozzle is engaged on the fitting tightly. Now, pump grease into the fitting, while slowly turning the wheel. Grease will flow out of the hub around the spindle. When the grease appears to be the new clean grease, remove the grease gun and wipe off any excess grease. Finally, replace the rubber plug in the cap.
What are the specifications of the Cargo Max trailer?
Weight 290 pounds, load capacity is 1800 pounds, Max. tongue weight is 125 pounds, GAWR is 2090 pounds, GVWR is 2140 pounds and tire size is 5.30 x 12″ C
Broken Uprights on older style Cargo Max - How do I repair?
Please visit local dealer for repair. New uprights are available to be welded onto existing frame.
Haw many unassembled 8’ Cargo Max XRT trailers will fit into a semi trailer?
Depending on size of semi -trailer but approx 50 units in a 50′ trailer.
What is the cause of the tires wobbling?
New tires — It is possible that the new tires are out of round. Once they are inflated to the proper PSI and used for a short period of time on a loaded trailer, they should work themselves round. New tires that are still out of round after an ample break in period may be defective and need to be replaced. Call the tire manufacturer or your local FLOE dealer for replacement.
See owner’s manual under troubleshooting.
What replacement tires should I use?
5.30 x 12″ C is the standard and suggested tire.
Is there a cover available?
Yes, but only for the 8-57 model at this time. Click here to head over to the Cargo Max page.
What is the height of the coupler off the ground on Cargo Max Trailers?
16” to the top of the receiver or 19” to the top of the ball.