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Old 06-26-2015, 07:19 PM   #1
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Trailer brake settings...

Good Day all!
Hope everyone is enjoying their summer so far, the weather currently in southern Alberta is HOT!
We have a 34 rlsa and was just wondering what others with this type of unit set their brake controllers at in their trucks?
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Old 06-27-2015, 04:44 AM   #2
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I have a 2014 CC 34 RLSA and a 2015 Chevy Silverado 3500HD SRW. I have my controller at 6. On my previous 2011 Silverado 2500HD it was at 5.

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Old 06-27-2015, 07:35 AM   #3
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I have a 2014 silverback. Set mine at 5 with a 2500 gmc hd diesel
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Old 06-27-2015, 07:48 AM   #4
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I would think every brand controller would most likely be a different setting. I know the "add-on" controller I put on my 2011 Ram sure took a different setting than the factory integrated controller on my 2015 Ram.
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Old 06-27-2015, 07:55 AM   #5
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Each and every setup will be different. And if you dont adjust your trailer brakes no setting will give you decent braking.
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