Posted by Bravard Aida on Saturday, 14 September, 2019 18:11:18
When a problem occurs with a trailer brake controller, it's possible to lose all braking power to the connected trailer's braking system. In order to avoid harsh stops or dangerous towing situations, it is imperative to troubleshoot trailer brake controllers as soon as they display any sign of malfunction.
Electric brake controller installs on your trailer - no box to get in the way in your cab, and you can easily switch between different tow vehicles with no extra setup. Adjust power settings to suit your trailer weight and desired braking intensity.
A brake controller is designed for actuating a trailer's electric brake in proportion to a towing vehicle's brake when a driver pushes a brake pedal. Brake controllers are usually installed in easily accessible places for convenient use and monitoring the notifications and alerts while towing.
Draw-Tite is your one-stop source for electric brake controllers. Draw-Tite manufactures several electric brake controllers, one or more of which are designed to meet your unique requirements for operational control, weight class, hauling vehicle capabilities, or other factors.
These brake controllers can come equipped with digital displays, diagnostics, direct plug in, and self adjustment. The forth and newest style is the hydraulic over electric controls. Mini computers that convert hydraulic and brake pedal pressure into electrical current.
An electric trailer brake controller is a device that installs in the cab of your tow vehicle and activates your trailer's electric or electric-over-hydraulic brakes when you hit the brakes in your tow vehicle. Many models are available, and they differ from how they look to the number of brakes they can power.