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Old 03-20-2021, 10:01 AM   #1
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Blue Ox breaking system power supply..& battery disconnect?

Help me out here...........I have been towing a jeep wrangler behind my DP without a breaking system but am now adding a Blue Ox Patriot as much for compliance as much as safety..........however my Jeep manual says disconnect battery when towing and I do that...........now the Patriot relies on a simple 12 volt plug in for power............how do I do both OR does anyone have experience towing the Wrangler (2010 sport) without disconnecting battery?

thank you in advance for any help on this
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You could use a separate 12VDC battery or power pack to power your braking system.
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We had ours installed by the dealer and they got 12V from the connection to the RV. They connected the 12V to a cigarette lighter type receptacle that they installed near the steering wheel.
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