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Brian James Trailers at Eakin Bros Ltd

Brian James Trailers

Brian James Trailers design and manufacture road trailers built to perform to the highest standards. Our range of car transporters includes open trailers for automotive logistics professionals, motorsport and car enthusiasts. We also have an enviable reputation for our enclosed trailers for secure car movements and semi-professional and professional motorsport. Our general purpose and plant machinery trailers provide rugged and durable transport for diggers, dumpers, excavators and access machinery as well as tipper and utility trailers.

With a network of some 40 dealers covering England, Scotland and Wales ranging from Inverness to Truro and Norwich to Chester, as well as locations in between, there’s a Brian James Trailers centre ready to help you.

Please explore our website where you can find more details of the range and configure a trailer that fits your needs.

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Brian James Trailers was founded 40 years ago as a family business. Initially focused on motorsport trailers, where performance and reliability are key, we have used our experience to gradually broaden our product range.

Our trailers are designed and built in our UK factory to the highest standards, using precision manufacturing processes and rigorous quality control. This allows us to offer a range of sizes and options, enabling you to personalise your trailer.

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Please explore our website where you can find more details of the range that fits your needs.

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Eakin Brothers Limited FAQsCan I buy my trailer online?

You can configure and order a trailer online. The financial transaction will then be completed with your local Brian James Trailers dealer.

Eakin Brothers Limited FAQsCan I get finance for my trailer?

Many of our dealers offer finance, please contact them directly to discuss options.

Eakin Brothers Limited FAQsWhat warranty do I get with my trailer?

As well as the standard 1-year statutory warranty, all our trailers come with an extended 5-year chassis warranty.

Eakin Brothers Limited FAQsDo I need a licence to tow a trailer?

This will depend on what you use your trailer for and which country you are in. The UK has recently relaxed towing regulations, but we recommend you check depending on where and how you use your trailer. In the UK, guidelines can be found here. Note that the laws for Northern Ireland are different from the rest of the UK.

Eakin Brothers Limited FAQsDo I need to go on a trailer training course?

Unless you are experienced with towing a trailer, we recommend that you undergo some training. This is particularly useful for learning how to reverse with a trailer.

Eakin Brothers Limited FAQsHow frequently should I get my trailer serviced?

We would recommend a service every 3,000 miles (5,000 km) or at three monthly intervals for commercial / industrial trailers with intensive use. For trailers used less frequently, every 6000 miles (10,000km) and annually.

The standard check list should include brake adjustment, brake shoe condition, bearing condition, wheel tread and side profiles, breakaway cable condition, grease all moving parts including the coupling and jockey wheel assembly, also check all lights are functioning correctly.

Eakin Brothers Limited FAQsHow much will my trailer cost?

All our trailers are available in different lengths and widths as well as having the opportunity to configure with a choice of options and accessories. You can configure any trailer on the website, and the price will be shown in the summary. More info

Eakin Brothers Limited FAQsWhat options are available?

We offer a wide range of options including ramps, winches, side extensions, alloy wheels and much more. Select a trailer range to configure and all the options will be shown. More info

Eakin Brothers Limited FAQsHow do I order parts for my trailer?

The best way to order parts is from your Brian James Trailers dealer, particularly as they will be able to fit them. For UK enquiries contact our parts department at or call +44 (0)1327 308833.

Eakin Brothers Limited is an appointed representative of ITC Compliance Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (their registration number is 313486). Permitted activities include acting as a credit broker not a lender.

We can introduce you to a limited number of finance providers. We do not charge fees for our Consumer Credit services. We typically receive a payment(s) or other benefits from finance providers should you decide to enter into an agreement with them, typically either a fixed fee or a fixed percentage of the amount you borrow. The payment we receive may vary between finance providers and product types. The payment received does not impact the finance rate offered.

All finance applications are subject to status, terms and conditions apply, UK residents only, 18’s or over, Guarantees may be required.