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Old 07-26-2012, 08:47 PM   #1
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towing a box trailer

I have a 2000 tradewind 7371, NEW TO ME.I would like to tow my box trailer 20'. But there is no brake box to set by the dash. Do I need to buy one? And is there a plug to plug in ?? I looked at the freightliner schematic,NO HELP.

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If the trailer has electric brakes, you need a brake controller in the RV. If there is not a factory connection, you can have a brake controller wired.

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Hi Steve, welcome to the forum.
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Hi Steve! Welcome to IRV2! It's great to have you join us! Yep, you definitely need a brake controller if the trailer has electric brakes. Good luck & God bless!
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