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3-Leaf Double-Eye Spring for 2,000-lb Trailer Axles - 20-3/8" Long

3-Leaf Double-Eye Spring for 2,000-lb Trailer Axles - 20-3/8" Long

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Double-eye leaf spring acts as part of a trailer's suspension system by providing an attachment point for a 2,000-lb axle. Spring flexes to resist shock and also ensures a smooth ride. Includes bushings with 9/16" inner diameter. Great Prices for the best trailer leaf spring suspension from Universal Group. 3-Leaf Double-Eye Spring for 2,000-lb Trailer Axles - 20-3/8" Long part number SP-169275 can be ordered online at or call 1-800-940-8924 for expert service.
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Universal Group Trailer Leaf Spring Suspension - SP-169275

  • Camper
  • Car Hauler
  • Utility Trailer
  • Leaf Springs
  • Double Eye Springs
  • 20-3/8 Inch Long
  • 2000 lbs
  • Universal Group

Double-eye leaf spring acts as part of a trailer's suspension system by providing an attachment point for a 2,000-lb axle. Spring flexes to resist shock and also ensures a smooth ride. Includes bushings with 9/16" inner diameter.


  • Leaf spring acts as part of your trailer's suspension system
    • Provides attachment point for your trailer's axle
  • Multiple leaves allow flexibility to absorb road shock
    • Allows for a smooth ride
    • Reduces wear and tear on trailer
    • Ensures level ride on bumpy and uneven surfaces
  • Sturdy steel construction
  • Nylon bushings included
  • Pre-mounted hangers or aftermarket hanger kit (sold separately) required for installation
    • Spring attaches to hanger mounted on trailer frame at one end
    • Other end connects to shackle straps suspended from hanger or equalizer


  • Quantity: 1 leaf spring
  • Spring capacity: 1,000 lbs
  • Axle capacity: 2,000 lbs
  • Length from center of spring eye to center of spring eye (unloaded): 20-3/8"
  • Spring width: 1-3/4"
  • Eye diameter with bushing: 9/16"
    • Eye diameter without bushing: 11/16"
  • Leaf thickness: 1/4"
  • Number of leaves: 3
  • Additional dimensions: see table

Double-Eye Spring

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Note: To ensure proper axle alignment and suspension performance, leaf springs should always be replaced in pairs.

Leaf springs are an integral part of your trailer suspension system. The leaf springs provide the attachment points for your trailer's axle, suspending it from the frame of your trailer. Each spring flexes to absorb road shock as you travel, allowing the axle to move somewhat independently of the rest of your trailer. This helps to reduce wear and tear on the trailer and also ensures a smooth ride.

Double-eye leaf springs attach to hangers that are welded onto your trailer. One end of this spring will attach directly to the hanger with a suspension bolt. The other end will attach to shackle straps that are suspended from a hanger. These straps allow the spring to move and pivot so that it can better compensate for uneven pavement. If you have a tandem- or triple-axle trailer, the shackle straps will be attached to the equalizer that connects multiple springs.

To mount this spring, you will need hangers, shackle straps, and suspension bolts. If you are simply replacing a spring, you may still have hangers welded onto your trailer. You should, however, replace your shackle straps because they are usually the first component to wear out. You may choose to replace old suspension bolts as well. It is recommended that you replace the other leaf spring in your setup at the same time. Because springs can sag and elongate as they wear, this new spring may not exactly match the old one, and the alignment of your trailer could be affected.

If you are fabricating a trailer, you will need to purchase a hanger kit for installation. To determine the type of hanger kit that you need, you must know the specific type of leaf spring that you have, as well as your axle capacity. Depending on the hanger kits used with them, springs can be configured to work for single-, tandem- or triple-axle applications. Hangers and other suspension components can also be purchased separately if there isn't a complete kit that works for your setup.

UNA-169 Universal Group Double Eye Trailer Leaf Spring - 3 Leaf - 1,000-lb Capacity

Replaces 1020

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3-Leaf Double-Eye Spring for 2,000-lb Trailer Axles - 20-3/8" Long - SP-169275

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (418 Customer Reviews)

Double-eye leaf spring acts as part of a trailer's suspension system by providing an attachment point for a 2,000-lb axle. Spring flexes to resist shock and also ensures a smooth ride. Includes bushings with 9/16" inner diameter.


After a year of owner ship on a lightly used utility trailer. I’m still happy with it. It was easy to fix and replace served its purpose.


I’ve had this installed for one year already and it’s still in perfect condition. The quality is excellent.


Upgrading the springs on a harbor freight trailer and these really fit the bill with some matching shackles.


Other than the parts taking a month to process, once they were gathered and packaged, they were delivered within 2 days! I replaced both sides with new 3-leaf double eye springs, 4 shackle straps, 6 shackle bolts, 2 Dexter U-bolt plates, and 2 U-bolts. They were really easy to replace and I did it quickly. Looks great, gonna take her out soon.


Exact size, fast delivery. The only thing I had trouble with was the fact that the main shackle bolts had splines on them and could not be rotated. It would have saved me a lot of time knowing that the bolts weren’t just rusted solid in the old springs/shackles, but held by splines.


They seem fine.
Packaging was very bad.
The leaf springs were thrown on the bottom of the box and paper on top.
They could have been wrapped.


I recently had a leaf spring break on my StarCraft pop up camper.
E-trailer had the best pricing available on the replacement springs that I could find, and the kit was a no brainer as I wanted to replace both springs at the same time. The ordering was simple. The shipping was better than expected. I ordered on a Tuesday with standard shipping and received it on Thursday. They sent emails letting me know the status of my order to include a delivery conformation email. All the parts fit the trailer perfectly and I will still get one or two camping trips in be fore the snow flies here in Colorado. Thank you E-trailer and I will tell recommend you to my fellow pop up camper friends.


I used these on a 2010 personal water-craft trailer that has been converted for dirt bike towing. These replaced the stock 1,000lb slipper-style springs, with a much stronger attachment and increased towing capacity. Perfect, thank you.


I was able to put a brand new suspension on my ten year old utility trailer. The hardest part was getting the old suspension off. Shackle bolts would be a nice addition to the package.


The part is identical to my broken leaf spring. E trailer had the part in stock and it took only three days to get to my door. Very satisfied customer. Will definitely do business with E trailer in the future for any parts needed.


I recently installed 4 of these leaf springs on my tandem axle sailboat trailer. They fit perfectly and seem to be well made.


Good packing, arrived on time, thank you


The springs looked good when I received them. Fit nice in the trailer once I was able to remove the old ones. Haven't tested them under full load, but the empty trailer rode nice. No comment on durability or longevity because they have just been installed


Easy installation. Seems like good quality, but only time and hauling heavy stuff will tell. The leafs they're replacing are on a 21 year old trailer. The old leafs do feel a little heavier than the new ones. Hopefully that doesn't mean the new ones won't be as strong. And yes, the trailer is upside down in the photos. Maybe that's why installation was easy.


Fit on my old teardrop trailer built on a Harbor Freight flat trailer base perfectly!


Just what I ordered


Stacey was very helpful. If the website provided me a way to pay for the springs I would not have had to bother her. Website was tried three times and the website never provided a site to pay for the springs.

Replaced rusted components. New spring a nd associated material is working great. No issues at at.
Peter - 05/15/2022


Was not able to use on my trailer set up. Tried returning but was over the return dates.


I purchased these springs for my cycle kart. They worked perfectly! I will definitely order another set for my next one.
Thanks etrailer!!


The springs worked out great for my project, it's not your normal everyday project so I will try and get you a picture of where it was used, the application is on a trike motorcycle that I am custom building in my spare time, I was very pleased with the way they turned out. I was very pleased with the shipping time also. If you would like to know more about the project and the use of your product please feel free to ask.


I bought 3 sets for my tri-axle trailer cheapest sets I could find really happy wirth product


great product, great fit, superb shipping! ordered on a Tuesday afternoon and arrived Thursday afternoon with 3-5 day shipping. Used it to fix up an old trailer and was an exact fit.


It fits fine. There was no problem mou nting.


I purchased a spring kit to rebuild a used trailer with signs of wear. The spings were a perfect replacement for originals, I also bought replacement bolts for the spring eyes & shackles sizing, grading was dead on the money. Also my shipping was upgraded at no additional cost to me which allowed for reassembly that weekend. My only disappointment was torque spec's were not included, so i sent an email & within minutes the support team had responded with details! Overall great experience thanks

Very pleased with my purchase. Installation was a breeze. Ive used my trailer several times for the following: cubic yards of topsoil, mulch, pavers, dirtbikes and a Harley Davidson. No signs of settling or sagging springs.
Peter V - 04/09/2015


my friend ordered springs and hardware for my pontoon trailer. man did they get here fast. everything in one box. packed real good. no damage, nothing lost or left out. I finally got everything back together. fits great. i was worried that the springs where going to be to light, but the trailer sits just like new. sorry no pics. I was to greasy to get the camera out. But its like new again. yes i'm gonna be back next time I need parts. and i've already told all my friends with boats and trailers about . I am a happy customer. thanks again. C Finley

Thanks for your follow up. Parts are still doing fine. I am still very happy with my shopping exp. With etrailer, and I have had the opportunity to share my exp with several people hope they come shopping with you.
chuck f - 11/15/2017
Thanks for your follow up. Parts are still doing fine. I am still very happy with my shopping exp. With etrailer, and I have had the opportunity to share my exp with several people hope they come shopping with you.
chuck f - 11/15/2017

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