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Heading Into Our 95th Year In Business

Back in 1919, Fred Prior, the Founder of  Southwest Wheel Company established his base of operations in Dallas, TX and 95 years later we still call Dallas home.  If you come to our warehouse at 8740 John W Carpenter Frwy. Dallas, TX 75247, you will see his portrait still hanging in the entry way next to one of the first wheels we carried. Even though the generations of employees at Southwest Wheel have changed the same commitment to customer service, fair pricing, and innovative thinking.  In the the coming weeks we will be moving forward presenting new product lines, new offerings, and new policies all dedicated to make the customer experience more fulfilling for all of our customers.  Find Out More

Hopkins Towing Solutions Brake Controls

New Hopkins Towing Solutions Brake Controls w/Tekonsha Style Plug In Connectors  

Introducing the New Hopkins Series of brake controls - The InsightThe Agility,  The Impulse, and The Brake-Force all equipped with Tekonsha style plug giving you the ability to use your Tekonsha direct plugin harness. If you are a dealer and do not want to stock another brand of wiring harnesses or if you are an end user and want the best,  then take a look at the Hopkins Towing Solutions Controls.  They all come with Free Direct Plugin Harness and Free Ground Shipping in the contiguous 48 states when ordered online.  Find Out More

All Tekonsha, Hopkins Towing Solutions, Hayes Brake Controllers, and Tuson RV Controls will receive Free FedEx Ground and Direct Plugin Harness with Purchase Online.  $5.00 Express Saver (3rd Day), $10.00 2nd Day Air, $20.00 Next Day Air anywhere in the Contiguous 48 States.  

Closed Dec 6th, but Save!

We will be closed on Friday December 6th do to a nasty ice storm that hit DFW overnight.  The storm should clear this weekend and we should be back in business Monday morning.  You can still order online today and over the weekend so starting to day until Sunday at midnight use online coupon code ice for $20 off any subtotal of $150, snow for $50 off any subtotal of $400, cold for $75 off and subtotal of $600, and day for $100 any subtotal of $800.  We will resume shipping on Monday or stop by and we will see you then. has been updated!

We have made it possible to view up to date pricing and the ability to purchase online our complete  selection of Irrigation Wheels, Implement Wheels, Implement Hubs & matching Spindles, and Rear Tractor Rims for many applications.    Find Out More

Impulse Digital Brake Control w/Tekonsha Style Plug In Connector

The Impulse is a styled Timing activated brake control with digital display.  Control comes equipped with Tekonsha style plug giving you the ability to use your Tekonsha direct plugin harness. Comes with Free Direct Plugin Harness and Free Ground Shipping in the contiguous 48 states when ordered online.  Find Out More

Dual Wheel 8 to 10 Lug Adapters Now Available

Run the big wheels with the help of Southwest Wheel's Maximum Force dual wheel adapters. Allow your Chevy/GMC, Dodge, or Forde one ton to run 19.5", 22.5", or 24.5" wheels.  The adapters run $899.95 per set of four and come with everything you need to bolt on your wheels.  Find Out More 

GloLight - Stand Out

New Optronics GloLights. By redefining the tail light, Optronics has changed the game. The introduction of the GloLight Series lamp represents the first truly different approach to the visual presentation of stop, tail, turn lamps in years. To see this lights select store/ c-800-stopturntail-led-lights.a spx?pagenum=1

2011-2013 Chevy Dual Wheels

Southwest Wheel is now stocking replacement 17" 8-210mm dual wheels for 2011-2013 Chevy/GMC one tons. Find out more

Actulink ACT1600

Southwest Wheel introduces the ActuLink is the fastest responding electric-hydraulic trailer brake actuator available. The ACT-1600 model is designed to work with hydraulic disc brakes, generating brake line pressure of 1,600 psi.

The ActuLink has an ingenious all aluminum modular design which separates the brake fluid reservoir from the electric motor and regulating valve. The electronic control module is isolated in its own sealed compartment and has a weather tight wire harness connector. The modular design ensures long life and ease of maintenance. The motor, valve and electronics can all be serviced without disconnecting the brake lines or emptying the reservoir. Find out more

New Hayes Blackbird

Southwest Wheel introduces the Hayes Blackbird the ultimate in digital time-based trailer braking – giving you BIG power in the palm of your hand. The Blackbird operates seamlessly with electric and electric-over hydraulic braking systems and does not interfere with anti-lock brakes, cruise control, or other electrical systems on your vehicle. Find out more

New 500187 and 500188 Electric Trailer Jacks

2011-2013 Chevy/GMC Dual Wheels Available

Eagle 17x6.5 8-180mm Chevy/GMC 097 Series Superfinished Wheels are now in stock!  Follow this link for pricing and more information

Half Torsion Axles

Our selection of half torsion axles from 425 lbs. to 935 lbs. adjustable and stationary axles are now back in stock.  The buy button is now working on these axles.

DirecLink Brake Controller

Introducing the New DirecLink Brake Controller from Tuson RV Braking LLC. This revolutionary professional grade control links with your tow vehicle’s computer network and uses multiple data parameters in a proprietary way to create amazingly proportional trailer braking.

DirecLink automatically syncs to your tow vehicle - just plug it in and let it do the configuring for you. Raise or lower the level of braking and you’re ready to go. No holes to drill, no directional mounting.

Find out more at

Trimax Coupler Lock Sale UMAX50 & UMAX100

Trimax UMAX50 and UMAX100 are now on sale until the end of the month. No coupons, lowest prices of the year. Find out more

A880718 Replaces A880530 Power Jack

The Atwood A880530 electric power jack has been upgraded to part number A880718. It has all the features and reliability of the 80530, but now has a 19” travel, an industry best, and a two year manufacturer’s warranty. The A880718 is priced at $239.95 with Free FedEx Ground Shipping. Find out more

$149.95 Valley Power Jack

We have put together a special buy of Valley power jacks. $149.95 each with Free FedEx Ground Shipping in the Contiguous 48 states. This deal includes the Valley part number 76057 white 3,500 lbs. 18" travel power jack with LED lighting. Find out more

Additional $5.00 off Brake Controls Coupon

$5.00 off with Free 2nd Day Air and Direct Plug in Wiring Harness on all brake controls. Coupon Code "brakecontrol". Sale ends May 31st at midnight. Coupon good for online orders only.

Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier Sale

$10 off with Free Ground Shipping on the Deluxe Folding and Stationary Cargo Carrier. Coupon Code "valley". Sale ends May 31st at midnight. Coupon good for online orders only.

While Supplies Last Atwood 80530 $199.95

The A880530 power jack is now on sale for $199.95 while supplies last, making room for new inventory. Find out more

Rola Expandable Cargo Bag

Introducing the Rola expandable cargo bag for hitch mounted cargo carriers. 48" x 19" x 18" (expandable to 22"). Part number HG59102, $69.95 with free FedEx ground shipping. Find out more

Southwest Wheel Ebay Store

Find close out items, current stock, and great deals at Southwest Wheel on eBay. We are a 92 year old company and with that comes old inventory and discountinued products such as hard to find Alcoa Wheels and Superwinch. Find out more

17" Chevy Dual Wheel Conversion Kit

Chevrolet/GMC dual wheel conversion kits now include 17" dual wheel option for 2001-2010 year models. Front wheel kit ASAA-4CDP17 and rear wheel kit ASAA-1CDP17. Find out more

Smart Trailer Wireless Montoring System

Smart Trailer Wireless Monitoring System provides safety and security while towing by montioring all trailer signal lights (tail lights, marker lights, stop and turn lights). Works with incandescent (standard) lights only. Find out more

Combo Connectors

Combo Connectors designed to provide the convenience of both a 7-way and 4-way flat connector without the need of an adapter - plugs right into vehicle's factory wiring harness. Find out more

Shipping Policy Page

As temperatures get warmer, fish start bitting, campfires start burning, and spring & summer vacations begin remember to view our shipping policy page to make sure you receive your product in a timely manner. A look at our shipping policy shipping.htm

2011 Folding Gooseneck Hitch Applications are Available

The folding ball gooseneck hitch stores when not in use, leaving the truck bed clear is now updated with 2011 applications. Find out more

2011 Fifth Wheel Installation Kits Update

We have updated the 2011 Valley fifth wheel installation kits for Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford, Nissan, and Toyota. Follow this link for more info

Motorhome and RV Hitches

Take a look at the motorhome multi-fit receiver and adjustable rv bumper hitch both rated up to 5,000 weight carrying.

Stealth Receiver Hitches

Stealth receiver hitches - when looks matter. The unique vertical receiver design means the receiver tube is not visible on the back of the vehicle. For specific BMW, Chrysler, Dodge, and Volvo models. Find out more

Front Receiver Hitches

Front mount hitches have been updated with 2011 applications. For GM/Chevy follow this link, for Dodge, for Ford, for Lincoln, and for Toyota

2" Multi-Fit Receiver Hitches

Checkout the 2" Multi-Fit Receiver Hitches at, 4 hitches that fit 64 applications such as Chevy, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, International, Isuzu, Jeep, Mazda, Nissan, Plymouth, and Toyota. Follow this link for more

Dacromet Replaces Silver Cadmium on Kodiak Disc Brakes

Dacromet coating has now replaced silver cadmium coating on Kodiak disc brake kits effective today. This coating is more environmentally freindly, long lasting finish, and is more cost effective. Find out more

Presidents Day Sale Weekend

Presidents day sale take an additional 5% off any order this weekend with coupon code "presidents".  Sale ends Sunday at midnight.

2011 Brake Control Fitments are Available

All of our brake controls wiring harnesses have been updated to 2011 applications if available. This includes all Tekonsha, Hayes, MaxBrake, and Valley brake controllers. Find the control for your 2011 at

New Multi-Purpose Hopkins Endurance Adapter

New TA47570 7 RV to 6-pole, 5 and 4-Wire Flat Adapter. Patented Quick-Change plug on the 6-Pole terminal quickly accomodates both 6-pole wiring codes. Multi-Tow Adapter provides four different trailer towing options from a single device. On sale $19.95 each find out more

PULLMAXX and POWERPULL Fifth Wheel Hitches

Updated the fifth wheel section to include the new 16k PULLMAXX glider fifth wheel & the 18k POWERPULL series stationary & glider fifth wheel.  They all are competitively priced and full of features.  Find out more at

Valley Hitch Weekend

We are one of Valley Hitches largest stocking distributors which gives us the ability to offer competitive prices, fast service, and free shipping on receiver hitches and t-connectors. This weekend take an additonal $10.00 any receiver hitch with coupon code "valley". Sale ends Sunday at midnight.

2011 Hitch Updates

We began updating the 2011 applications on We have completed Acura, Audi, and BMW. We will be updating these applications over the next couple of weeks.

More Winter Storms

Our Dallas warehouse has been covered in snow once again and opening is questionable at this time on Friday Feb 04. Our Lubbock warehouse is open and will be taking phone calls 1-800-866-3339 thank you for your understanding.

Winter Storm Closing Feb 1st

Due to a winter storm that swept through DFW and Lubbock Texas this morning Southwest Wheel will be closed Tuesday February 1st. We will re-open and all shipments will resume February 2nd if the weather permits.

Bill Me Later a PayPal Service is Now Available

Bill Me Later services are now available by selecting PayPal payment option.  This service gives any of our customers who apply and are accepted into the program an instant financing option for orders over $500.  Take advantage of this service on fifth wheels, aluminum wheel sets, wheels and tires, trailer kits, etc.

Cargo Carrier Weekend Sale

This weekends coupon code is "valley". Take an additional $10.00 off cargo carriers VA90190 and VA90590 with free ground shipping. You can find them at and Promotion ends Sunday at midnight. We are one of Valley Towing Products largest stocking distributors. Carrying trailer hitches, fifth wheels, weight distribution hitches, brake controls, ball mounts, cargo carriers, and bike racks. You can find the complete line at

Individual Electric Brake Assemblies

We added individual ten inch and twelve inch electric backing plates. We have always sold them in pairs to save our customers money, but customers have asked us to sell them by each. We understand that sometimes you just want to replace one side at a time. Here is the link

Trailer Axle Spindle Update

We updated the trailer axle spindle page today, taking you directly to the shopping cart with volume pricing. We also made it easier to match the correct hub by direct linking the parts in the trailer spindles discription. Find out more

New Wheel, Tire, Combo Section of

The new wheel and tire section of is complete. We added hundreds of wheels, tires, combos, styles, and bolt patterns. Checkout the new sections including trailer dual wheels & tires, galvanized wheels, and conventional wheels. All wheels, tires, and combos are competitively priced with volume discounts.

New 15" and 16" Six Hole Wheel & Tires

Continued setting up fifteen and sixteen inch six hole wheels and tires. Find many styles and treads at for 15" and for 16". Over the last week, we have added hundreds of new combinations and there are many more to come.

One More Weekend for Eagle Wheels Discount

We are going to give the Eagle Wheels sale another weekend by popular demand. Use coupon code "eagle" and get $50.00 off a set off wheels. Sale ends Sunday at midnight.

Addition of New 13" & 14" Wheel & Tires

We added dozens of thirteen & fourteen inch five lug four & half inch bolt circle wheels & tires today. Many styles are now available including white spoke, white modular, silver modular, chrome modular, chrome spoke, aluminum modular, galvanized spoke, & multiple aluminum spoke wheels with bias or radial tires. Find thirteen inch at this link & fourteen inch at this link

Wheel and Tire Category Updates

We did a major update to We have created wheel and tire categories based on wheel and tire size plus bolt pattern. This will allow us to add the full line of trailer wheels and tires we have available. In the next few weeks, you will see hundreds of new combinations available to order online.

2011 Southwest Wheel Sales Meeting

Southwest Wheel concluded the 2011 sales meeting this weekend in Dallas, TX.  We reflected on 2010 and prepared for 2011.  Many of our vendors such as Cequent, Kodiak Disc Brakes, Al-Ko were there among others.  2011 is looking to have many innovative products that are going to change the landscape of the trailer parts industry.  Find pictures at

Trimax Adjustable Wheel Lock Sale

TRIMAX Adjustable Wheel Lock. Fits Nearly All 10" - 18" Wheels. Easy Installation - includes all tools needed. Complete Instructions included. Heavy Gauge Steel Disk - covers lug nuts to prevent tire removal. Clamps tight to wheel for added security. Use coupon code "lock" this weekend and take $20.00 off. Online only, sale ends Sunday at Midnight. Follow this link for more information

Trailer Tires

You can now buy eight, ten, twelve, thirteen, fourteen, fifteen, and sixteen inch trailer tires by themselves at Remember to select the part number for volume prices.

North Texans Will Call Option

North Texans can order online and pickup from our Dallas, TX location. It is as simple as putting your items in the cart, inputting your information, selecting will call, and your payment information. Your order is then paid for and ready for pickup. During the spring and summer this option will speed you through our busy lobby.

53900 Valley Extended View Tow Mirror

Added the Valley extended view tow mirror. Fits pickup and sport utility vehicle's left or right side mirrors. Extends field of vision for trailer towing. Easily and securely attaches with adjustable straps. Does not obstruct view of existing mirror. Fin out more

New 33701 Valley Deluxe LED Breakaway Kit

Added the new Valley Deluxe LED Breakaway kit and replacement Valley switch. The breakaway kit includes a convienent battery push to test feature which confirms proper battery operation, built in battery charger/maintainer, 5 amp battery, and supports 2 and 4 brake systems. Find out more at

Eagle Discount Weekend.

Each Friday we are going to share information about a product and give you a coupon for the weekend. Eagle Wheels are an American made aluminum dual and single wheels for trucks and trailers. We stock the 058 and 097 series wheels for Chevy, Dodge, and Ford. This weekend use coupon code "eagle" and receive $50.00 any set of Eagle Wheels. The coupon is valid for online orders only, sale ends Sunday night at midnight.

New 9" Wheel and Tire

We updated the eight inch wheel and tire category to include a nine inch wheel and tire. Our customers have asked for it and we listened. Now stocking part number C150696 a 6.90x6.00-9 plain white wheel and tire available only with a 5 lug 4.5" bolt pattern. This is a C range tire rated at 1120 lbs. Find pricing an...d volume pricing at the following link:

New Galvanzied 10" Wheel & Tire

Introducing part number C15102090GALV. This is a 20.5x8/10 ten ply Load Star tire mounted on a 10x6 galvanived wheel with a 5 lug 4.5" bolt cirlce. Perfect for your pontoon boat or low profile trailer. Find pricing and volume pricing at the following link:

Southwest Wheel is on Facebook

We would like to invite you to visit our new Facebook page.  We plan on providing additional information about the company, how we operate, new and old product information, and of course ways to save money with Southwest Wheel.  Stop on by and gives us a like!

New Products

We are proud to introduce the New Prodigy P2 brake controller.  It has all the features of the original but with a couple of new enhancements true to the Tekonsha name.  You can find the Prodigy P2 at  Also look for the new 935 lbs. half adjustable trailer axles on

Extended Trailer Coupler Line

We have added the complete line of Bulldog trailer couplers to our online catalog.  Find the best prices and selection online.  Remember to take advantage of our volume prices for your fleets or resale projects.  You can find these new listings on
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