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Old 03-21-2015, 12:04 PM   #1
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2015 American Coach Revolution

Recently purchased a 2015 Revolution. I plan to tow an enclosed trailer and can't find anything on a brake controller. I assume one is needed and there is a plug n play option somewhere, just can't find any info.

If you can help I would appreciate an e-mail

Thanks, Al
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Does your Revolution come with a trailer plug installed? I use the prodigy 2 and love it
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Old 03-21-2015, 02:15 PM   #3
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2015 American Coach Revolution

Here's a previous thread on the same subject that should assist. Congrats on the new Rev. and welcome to irv2.

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Old 03-22-2015, 07:24 AM   #4
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Thanks to all for your reply. I do understand that I need a controller and the Revolution is equipped with a 7-pin trailer plug. To help clarify my question I am looking for assistance with installing the controller. Is there a plug and play connection "somewhere" or do I need to tap into the wiring. Most vehicles currently that are optioned with a tow pkg have a plug under the dash all ready for an optional controller or a controller already one built in. So simply, I am looking for assistance for installing a controller. Thanks again, Al
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Old 03-22-2015, 02:54 PM   #5
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You might call American Coach Customer Service and ask - they are very friendly and helpful folks. I suspect Feightliner Custom Chassis could tell you too, since the 2015's use Freightliner front & rear assemblies in the AC Liberty chassis.

Last, I suggest you join the American Coach Owners Yahoo Group and share in the experiences of other owners. Great group for helping each other.
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Old 03-25-2015, 09:04 PM   #6
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The freightliner chassis is prewired for trailer brakes. You should have the wires under the dash somewhere. I have a 14 rev and did verify this. Unfortunately i have not looked for them yet..
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I agree with the advice to call American Coach. Nice folks and they can probably tell you what to look for and where.

Congrats on the purchase of a great coach. When you get a chance you'll have to post photos.
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If the AC techs can't help you, call the manufacturer of the controller.
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