ShurTrax Traction Weight Customer Reviews
100 Customer Reviews
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Need traction? ShurTrax Traction Weight is the heavy-duty friend you can count on. Unlike damaging cinderblocks, sliding sandbags or giant shifting boulders, ShurTrax Traction Weight stays in position to securely weigh down your rear wheels without damaging your truck bed.
The heavy-duty poly-vinyl bladder holds up to 400 lbs of liquid, giving you the right amount of traction. Reinforced with woven nylon mesh, ShurTrax has durability you can depend on. Going to hill country with a big load? The low-profile exterior and sturdy build of ShurTrax lets you load up to 500 extra lbs directly on top, giving you the freedom to do those big jobs with confidence.
And don't sweat icy weather—ShurTrax is designed to freeze without sloshing or shifting. It's equipped with four solid brass grommets for fast and secure tie-down points. Easy to fill and drain for storage, you can use ShurTrax when you need it and store it when you don't. Count on ShurTrax to keep you on track. Backed by a 3-year warranty.
100 Customer Reviews
Reviewed by William F (ZIONSVILLE, PA) Reviewed for a 2013 GMC Sierra — Feb 13, 2014 9:34 AM
Works pretty well for an extra few hundred pounds. Fast and easy to install. I have a bed mat so sliding isn't an issue even without the rubber straps. I added 4 gallons of rv antifreeze to prevent hard freezing and don't notice any sloshing while driving or plowing. Wish they made it even bigger to completely fill the bed and get even more weight. But so far so good.
Reviewed by Antonio Y (RIVERSIDE, CA) Reviewed for a 2012 Dodge Ram — Jan 08, 2014 1:45 PM
I recently installed the ShurTrax bladder into my Ram 1500 Laramie for winter driving in our local mountains (elevation 6500 feet). It has been a mild winter in the SoCAL mountains so I have not been challenged yet by weather and roads. I feel safe knowing that a water bladder is providing secure weight distributed evenly over the rear axel versus concrete blocks and other possible projectiles of weight. It has provided a smoother ride on highway road travel. Happy with purchase.
Reviewed by Joe D (ALLENTOWN, PA) — Jan 06, 2014 4:31 PM
Easy install: just lay in truck. Problem arises when an attempting to fill; fill valve is nearly impossible to use. It is a really poorly executed design & I expect that it will not survive. All the positive aspects of this device are more than offset by the really poor fill valve; I can not find enough negative adjectives to adequately describe this really lousy design & as a result of this issue it is doubtful that I will buy anymore.
Reviewed by Jean D (Wurtsboro, NY) Reviewed for a 2011 Toyota Tundra — Jan 02, 2014 4:36 AM
Nice product. Easy to set up except filling,I found it difficult to attach the filling device while the neck was recessed and I couldn't pull it out for easier filling.This part should be addressed. Other than that I found it to be a good product
Reviewed by DAVID S (Port Jervis, NY) Reviewed for a 2013 Ford F-150 — Dec 18, 2013 9:23 AM
this shurtrax was great it went and cut a path right throw the snow and slush the only thing where the water goes in cant get the dam thing out at all so I didn't try fill it up with out pulling it out they got to do something with that