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Electric Brakes & Parts For Caravans

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Electric brakes on a caravan? They're not just a fancy addition; they're an absolute necessity, especially when your caravan decides to become a bit too adventurous! These brakes use electromagnets to slow down the wheels, ensuring that your mobile abode doesn't continue the journey without you. It's like having a reliable co-pilot who's a bit on the magnetic side.

Why are they essential, you ask? Well, imagine descending a steep hill and your caravan is more eager to reach the bottom than you are. Electric brakes help keep your enthusiasm... and your caravan, in check.

Choosing the Right Electric Brake Assembly

Selecting the perfect electric brake assembly is akin to choosing the right wine to go with your cheese. It needs to be a perfect match for your vehicle type, brake size, and whether you're a standard tourer or an off-road daredevil. Get it right, and it's smooth braking ahead. Get it wrong, and well, you might as well start believing in caravan fairies.

Whether you opt for ALKO or TROJAN, think of it as picking between Batman and Superman. Both are heroes in their own right but have their unique strengths and styles.

Installation Tips for Caravan Electric Brakes

Installing electric brakes isn't rocket science, but it might feel like it if you're doing it for the first time. Fear not! With the right tools and a bit of patience, you'll be setting up your brakes faster than you can say "Where's the nearest caravan park?"

Remember, the red wire is not always what you think it is. Double-check the manual unless you want an unexpected lesson in creative wiring!

Maintenance and Troubleshooting Electric Brakes

Regular maintenance of your caravan's electric brakes is like giving your pet a bath; it might not be the most fun, but it's necessary. Keep an eye out for wear and tear, and listen for any strange noises - they're usually the first sign that your brakes are throwing a tantrum.

If your brakes start acting up, don't panic. Most issues are as common as rain at a British barbecue and just as manageable. A quick adjustment here, a replacement there, and you're good to go.

Caravan Brake Myths Debunked with a Twist of Humour

Ever heard that electric brakes can power your caravan's TV? Or that they work better if you talk nicely to them? Let's bust these myths with a chuckle. While electric brakes are powerful, they're not about to start powering your appliances or responding to pep talks anytime soon.

And no, you don't need to perform a rain dance to keep them working well. Regular checks and balances will do just fine, thank you very much!

When to Replace Your Brakes

Knowing when to replace your caravan's brakes is as crucial as knowing the best time to avoid the in-laws. Look out for signs like reduced responsiveness or a screeching protest every time you apply the brakes. These are clear indicators that your brakes are due for a retirement party.

And remember, replacing your brakes on time doesn't just save you from potential accidents; it also keeps you from becoming the main character in a not-so-funny roadside story.

Safety Tips for Testing Your Caravan's Brakes

Finally, testing your caravan's brakes should be part of your regular routine, like making tea in the morning. It's simple: a quick run at a low speed in a safe area can tell you a lot about the condition of your brakes. Think of it as a mini health check-up for your caravan.

And while you're at it, why not make it fun? Put on some dramatic music and pretend you're in a slow-motion action movie. Just ensure you're in a safe testing environment - preferably not on the edge of that scenic cliff.

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Backing Plate Assembly

TROJAN Electric Brake Assembly - LEFT - 250 x 56mm, standard.

TROJAN Electric Brake Assembly - LEFT - 250 x 56mm, standard.

6 In Stock Now. (593802)
$110
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TROJAN Brake Assembly - Electric, RIGHT, 250 x 56mm, standard.

TROJAN Brake Assembly - Electric, RIGHT, 250 x 56mm, standard.

6 In Stock Now. (593801)
$110
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ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, LEFT, 250 x 56mm, standard.

ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, LEFT, 250 x 56mm, standard.

6 In Stock Now. (331101)
$266.30
$205
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ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, RIGHT, 250 x 56mm, standard.

ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, RIGHT, 250 x 56mm, standard.

5 In Stock Now. (331100)
$257.20
$205
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ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, LEFT, 250 x 56mm, OFFROAD

ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, LEFT, 250 x 56mm, OFFROAD

Only 1 Left (361151)
$402.40
$240
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ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, RIGHT, 250 x 56mm, OFFROAD.

ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, RIGHT, 250 x 56mm, OFFROAD.

Only 1 Left (361150)
$402.40
$240
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331350: ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, RIGHT, 12 x 2 inch

331350: ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, RIGHT, 12 x 2 inch

(450-03038)
$475
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331351: ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, LEFT, 12 x 2 inch

331351: ALKO Brake Assembly - Electric, LEFT, 12 x 2 inch

(450-03040)
$475
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Electric Brake Drum

Brake Hub Drum - Ford (Slimline), Suit 250mm ALKO Electric

Brake Hub Drum - Ford (Slimline), Suit 250mm ALKO Electric

4 In Stock Now. (450-03034)
$155
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Brake Hub Drum - HT Holden, Suit 250mm ALKO Electric, No Bearings

Brake Hub Drum - HT Holden, Suit 250mm ALKO Electric, No Bearings

Only 1 Left (450-03086)
$158.07
$120
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Brake Hub Drum - Landcruiser 6 Stud, Suit 250mm ALKO Electric, Slimline Bearings

Brake Hub Drum - Landcruiser 6 Stud, Suit 250mm ALKO Electric, Slimline Bearings

(042737)
$230
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Brake Hub Drum - Landcruiser 6 Stud, Suit 250mm ALKO Electric, No Bearings, 438213

Brake Hub Drum - Landcruiser 6 Stud, Suit 250mm ALKO Electric, No Bearings, 438213

(450-03036)
$175
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Brake Hub Drum - Landcruiser 6 Stud, Suit 250mm ALKO Electric, Parallel Bearings

Brake Hub Drum - Landcruiser 6 Stud, Suit 250mm ALKO Electric, Parallel Bearings

3 In Stock Now. (450-03084)
$200
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429001: ALKO Brake Hub Drum - Landcruiser 6 Studs Fitted, Suit 12 inch Electric, 2 Cups

429001: ALKO Brake Hub Drum - Landcruiser 6 Studs Fitted, Suit 12 inch Electric, 2 Cups

(450-03099)
$310
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Magnets

TROJAN Electric Brake Magnet (Oval) - Suit Dexter / Alko / Trojan

TROJAN Electric Brake Magnet (Oval) - Suit Dexter / Alko / Trojan

26 In Stock Now. (593810)
$38.95
$32.95
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ALKO Electric Brake Magnet (Oval) - Suit Dexter / Alko / Trojan

ALKO Electric Brake Magnet (Oval) - Suit Dexter / Alko / Trojan

(339010)
$79.56
$58.95
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Alko Heavy Duty Electric Brake Magnet - LEFT

Alko Heavy Duty Electric Brake Magnet - LEFT

Only 1 Left (339020)
$97.54
$79.95
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ALKO Heavy Duty Electric Brake Magnet - RIGHT

ALKO Heavy Duty Electric Brake Magnet - RIGHT

Only 1 Left (339015)
$97.54
$79.95
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Shoes

ALKO Brake Shoe kit, 250 X 57mm, ELECTRIC, suit Two Wheels

ALKO Brake Shoe kit, 250 X 57mm, ELECTRIC, suit Two Wheels

(450-03065)
$245
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Minor Parts

ALKO Magnet Clip Suit Oval Brake Magnets

ALKO Magnet Clip Suit Oval Brake Magnets

13 In Stock Now. (339102)
$0.99
$0.75
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