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Old 12-12-2019, 05:51 AM   #1
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Brake controllers

Looking for a decent brake controller .2004 dodge dually pulling 42 ft 5th wheel any ideas??
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Old 12-12-2019, 08:08 AM   #2
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Here's a pretty good article about proportional controllers: https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.aut...eed-one/%3famp

Personally I prefer the Tekonsha P3, as that is the one I'm used to using and it has more customization options than most.
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Old 12-12-2019, 08:23 AM   #3
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Tekonsha Prodigy P2 or P3. They are both great controllers and I have them both in two different trucks. I prefer the P3 for its ease of adjustability. And if your truck has the tow package you can buy the plug and play harness.
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Old 12-12-2019, 10:23 AM   #4
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I agree, the Tekonsha P3 is a very good choice for a controller.
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Old 12-12-2019, 10:27 AM   #5
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Another vote for the P3.

It is the most recommended controller I've seen.
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Old 12-12-2019, 10:32 AM   #6
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Some years ago I did my research and settled on Tekonsha as the best choice for me. The P3 is a fine unit, but even the lower priced Primus IQ has worked well. I have three of the Primus units, one in each towing vehicle.
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Old 12-12-2019, 10:39 AM   #7
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Another P3 vote
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I've been using a Prodigy since about 2000 and would buy another. Yes, my old model is still working fine and not one single issue over nearly 20 years.
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P2 or P3.
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Old 12-12-2019, 06:40 PM   #10
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If you're interested in a P2, I have one I used for 2 seasons while pulling with my Tacoma I'd be willing to part with. Haven't needed it for the last 2 seasons since upgrading to the Tundra with integrated controller.
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Old 12-12-2019, 07:06 PM   #11
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Thanks but I just ordered
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If you're interested in a P2, I have one I used for 2 seasons while pulling with my Tacoma I'd be willing to part with. Haven't needed it for the last 2 seasons since upgrading to the Tundra with integrated controller.
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Old 12-12-2019, 07:07 PM   #12
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Just ordered the p3 today but thank much for the offer
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