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Old 08-26-2015, 06:11 PM   #1
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Help indentifying age of brake buddy

Trying to identify age of a brake buddy system for sale. Any assistance as to age, reliability of this model, etc would be appreciated. Thanks!
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Old 08-28-2015, 08:17 AM   #2
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Is there a serial # or model # on it ?
Call mfg. for info.

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Old 09-08-2015, 06:20 PM   #3
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That looks like the older model, for which some parts are not available. I had one, and the air system quit working. I sent it back for repair, they couldn't fix it but offered to sell me the newer model for less than half price, which I thought was a good deal.
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My Brake Buddy is at least 10 years old I bought used. Still works. The biggest problem so far is getting the sending/receiving signal units to work. Had to mount the receiver up high in our 41' MH, and the sender outside of car windshield.
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