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Old 09-25-2021, 08:05 AM   #1
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Electronic brake controller

We bought a used 2010 Fleetwood Jamboree which came equipped with a Primus 90160 brake controller so I am wondering if Flat or dolly towing our 2015 Chevy Equinox will work with this unit. Any insight is greatly appreciated.
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If the dolly has electric brakes it might work with it. Most dollies have either electric, or inertia driven (surge) braking.
I don't think it will work flat towing a vehicle, but that's just a guess.
2015 Equinox requires a towing package to flat tow, according to some towing guides (Trailer Life), and others suggest puling fuses and running the engine 5 minutes before starting and at each fuel stop (Dinghy towing guide). Consult OM for precise requirements.
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There is only one flat tow breaking system the uses a trailer brake controller and they state you must use their controller. That is Brake Buddy.

As of right no Sept 27, 2021.
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I believe this is what John is referring to -

https://www.brakebuddy.com/phone/stealth.html

Been thinking about upgrading my old Roadmaster with something I wouldn’t have to lug around and this seems like the only one out there at present.
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