View Full Version : Remove Trailer Jack

04-14-2020, 09:06 PM
Looking to replace trailer jack but cant figure out how to remove it. 10 yr old trailer has a pivot, single-bolt mount jack. Problem is the head of the bolt (trailer side) looks like its soldered/welded on so I cant get crescent wrench around it, and the nut (jack side) is behind the jack leg so cant get ratchet on it. Here's some pics:
Appreciate any advice. Thanks.

04-14-2020, 09:23 PM
Make special tools.-----Get a boat shop to take it off.-----Cut the welds and replace it with a bolt-on jack.----Your choice.

04-14-2020, 10:28 PM
Yeh, was afraid that might be the case. See what I can figure out. Appreciate it.

04-16-2020, 09:49 PM
shallow offset box wrench....if that doesn't work, I'd take it to a welding shop and let them cut it off w/ a torch...

04-19-2020, 12:55 PM
Ayuh,..... Ya might be able to seek a plain ole open-end wrench in there,......