Trailer Services

We appreciate how time is important and that it can be inconvenient to take time out of a busy shedule to take your trailer for service or repair. However a well-maintained trailer is a safe trailer and minimises unexpected problems.
 Trailer Services / Trailer Hire
We can service and/or repair most trailers. Leave your trailer with us, so you can get on with your day and enjoy peace of mind knowing your trailer has been professionally and thoroughly checked.
A copy of your vehicle's service and safety check schedule is supplied to you at the end of a service. Details of what is included in our full annual service can be found below.
Our prices vary depending on the type of trailer, service or repair you require. Additional work identified during any service or repair will be discussed with you and a quote supplied.
If you do not see the service you require, please give us a call to discuss your requirements. We would be happy to supply a free no obligation quote.

Trailer Service Schedule

Our trailer services includes checks on the following areas:

  • Check coupling head
  • Check breakaway cable
  • Lubricate overrun piston
  • Check handbrake operation
  • Check and lubricate jockey wheel
  • Check brake rods, cables and supports
  • Check tyres and tyre pressures including the spare wheel
  • Remove brake hubs, check bearings and brake shoes, clean, reassemble and adjust
  • Torque wheel nuts / bolts
  • Check operation and lubricate steadies if fitted
  • Check condition and security of chassis and attachment to body
  • Check suspension assemblies
  • Check operation of all ramps (& groom's door if relevant)
  • Visual check of the trailer floor condition
  • Check security of all catches & handles
  • Check road lights
  • Check all 12v plugs and cables
  • Check exterior body panels

Download the Trailer Checklist - (pdf)

Call us to book a Service

(0161) 797 3000


Peter Bowman Towing Centre is a member of the Approved Workshops Scheme

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