Factory brake controller

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  1. Joshua W Watson

    Joshua W Watson Junior Member

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    My 2019 Bighorn had every option I wanted, but the trailer brake controller. So I talked the dealer into throwing it in.

    Here's the service invoice, including part number, part and labor cost.

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    Nice. Thanks for posting. Not as bad as I was expecting. I thought someone on here mentioned a lot more.


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    The window sticker didn't have it listed. My dealer thew it in after.
     
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    Oops - wrong GEN. This can be deleted. My rant is irrelevant here.
     
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  5. Retiring Don

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    Does anyone know if the factory trailer brake is a "time delay" or "proportional"? No one at the dealership could answer my question and searching Google drew a blank.
     
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    I believe it is a combination of of speed and braking force proportional. It utilizes a lot more than just a accelerometer like proportional and it's definitely not a time delay.
    It also incorporates electronic trailer sway control that works with the truck's ABS/VSC.
     
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    I dont know what that means but I have mine set at 5.5 and when pulling my app. 6000# trailer it feels like I have plenty of brakes.
     

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