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Old 05-07-2013, 07:59 PM   #11
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I have a Chevy with the factory installed brake controller and mine was set at 4.5 and i was towing an 8314ss. Prior to this camper i had a Fleetwood Mallard with an after market in a GMC Suburban, i am sorry i can't remember the name of it but i do remember the setting and it was 5.0.
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Old 06-09-2013, 03:26 PM   #12
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I don't even have my brakes engaging yet,just bought the 99 Roo and have to get the proper brake controller for it and then adjust it . I noticed a scraping noise behind me on the tow home, brakes partially engaged ? any help, anyone have any ideas on this ? thanks , Jim
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Old 06-15-2013, 06:41 AM   #13
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If the 99 has original brakes and has sat unmaintained for a period of time, scraping might be normal. (Oxidation scraping away.) if it doesn't quiet down, get the brakes looked at, they could be shot.
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Old 06-15-2013, 01:28 PM   #14
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Thanks for reply,redsuspenders I jacked the wheels up and rotated them around a bit, no binding or resistance, it doesn't seem serious ,perhaps as you say ,rust oxidation, from sitting. I'll check out the stopping abilities now that I have the Brake controller installed and will post the results. I notice that your location is Cobourg Ont. I lived in Ont. various places , Sudbury working also Hamilton,Brantford and Mississauga . I am from P.E.I. looking forward to enjoying this Rockwood Roo ,having it inspected soon, What are you towing ? appreciate the help. Jim
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