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Old 06-26-2014, 05:55 PM   #1
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2014 American Revolution Pre-Wired for supplemental braking?

I am trying to find out if the Fleetwood chassis for the 2014 American Revolution is already pre-wired for supplemental braking. I have been searching and I can't seem to find any information for this coach. Is there a connector somewhere inside the dash?

Also if anyone has any experience with the level of difficulty of install of the US Gear tow brake controller, that would be greatly appreciated!

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If it's on a Freightliner chassis, it is. Otherwise I don't know.
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If it's on a Freightliner chassis, it is. Otherwise I don't know.
American Coach makes their own chassis using the front and rear assemblies from a Freightliner XCM chassis. So, I'm not sure if they have preserved the pre-wiring for the supplemental brake controller.
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Very simple, call Freightliner and give them the VIN. most likely they will say yes, as I believe all Fleetwoods are wired for supplemental braking since 2009 for both Freightliner and Spartan. You can then ask them for a wiring schematic as well.
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Before I bought my 14 Rev, I did read somewhere that it is prewired for a brake controller. Finding the wire behind the dash might be fun. Call american coach customer service, they should be able to help you.
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