January 20, 2011I occasionally pull trailers with trailer brakes but I don`t have the brake module. I have the tow package option on my truck and wanted see what you towing guys would had to say about the different types of Brake modules.
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April 1, 2011Tekonsha makes several good ones. Priced according to features. I have a relatively basic one and it works just fine.
May 30, 2011I`ve got a pretty basic one from farm and home for my 2500, it has the manual control and also works off of the truck brakes. My thing is as long as i can adjust the sensitivity of both thats all i need. I bought one from walmart and i took it back, it wasn`t set up to have the manual feature. You don`t really need anything crazy fancy, just something that works for you. Definitely something you have to play around with to get used to it. The best/safest way to get used to it is empty and not on a busy road.
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May 30, 2011I have a simple Tekonsha one as well and it works just fine. It has an adjustment for sensitivity and of course you can still activate them manually if you want/need to stop quicker in an emergency. I think the one I have was about $100
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May 31, 2011Max Brake is one of the best but for occasional towing the Prodigy works well for me.
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