Hi, Amy! This brake controller is a time-based controller. I hope that is helpful!
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Hello, Steven! An adapter will likely be required (13515), but the center you are having your installation at should have the adapter in stock. We recommend contacting that center ahead of time to be sure! Thank you!
Hello, Jon! Yes, this brake controller is universal and can be installed onto any vehicle. Thank you for asking!
Hi, Tommy! Yes, this controller will work on your 2000 Tacoma. Please contact your local U-Haul Hitch Center for additional information and to schedule an installation if needed. Thank you!
Hi, Carlos! Yes, one of our U-Haul Hitch Centers can certainly install a brake controller for you. Please contact them directly to make an installation appointment and to learn more about pricing. Thank you!
Hi, Karlk! Please visit our Trailer Hitches Homepage and enter your vehicle specifications to see the options available to you for wiring harnesses. I hope that is helpful!
Hi, Douglass! Yes, but you will also need brake control adapter harness 13516. Thank you!
Hi, Ron! This brake control reliance is universal and can be installed on any vehicle. Thank you!
Hi, Jamal! This universal reliance brake control can be installed on any vehicle. Thanks for asking!
Hello, please use U-Haul brake control adapter harness part 13521.
The 13509 brake control can be fitted to your 2007 Escalade.
Please contact your local U-Haul Hitch Center for any questions you have regarding specific installation pricing.
18264 will not work on your vehicle, please use U-Haul brake control adapter part 13517. Make sure to select the GM vehicle option on the product page.
Your brake control should be secured to your dash to avoid an unsafe driving condition. Please visit your local U-Haul hitch location for more mounting solutions.
The 13509 Reliance brake control is universal and will work on all vehicles. The 2006 Nissan Armada is pre-wired for trailer electric brake control use, please use the U-Haul vehicle specific brake control adapter part 13506 with your brake control selection. For more information please visit your local U-Haul hitch center and also receive a free trailer tow inspection.
Hello, please visit your local U-Haul hitch center for complete electric brake control parts and pricing.
The universal brake control part 13509 will work on your vehicle, please use the U-Haul brake control adapter part 18264 to ease installation.
Hello John, this Break Control Reliance part #13509 is the correct brake control adapter for your vehicle.
The 13509 Reliance brake control is mounted to the dash area and if desired can be arranged to unplug when not in use.
Please contact your local U-Haul hitch center for pricing on brake control adaptors specific to your vehicle and the Reliance brake control.
The U-Haul auto transport trailers are equipped with a surge brake system. Thank you for choosing U-Haul!
Once installed your 13509 brake control will show "E1" on the digital display, this indicates that your trailer is not connected.
Please visit your local U-Haul center for an inspection and or possible replacement of the 13509 brake control.
The blue brake control wire is connected to the 7-way post marked "blue".
On the 6-way round pin connector, the blue brake control wire can be attached to the post marked "S" or "A", testing the trailer connector for brake control pin location is required.
Additional parts are required. Please visit your local U-Haul hitch location for complete parts and pricing.
The 2015 GMC Sierra requires a brake control adaptor harness in line with the 13509 brake control. For complete parts and pricing, please contact your local U-Haul hitch center.
Brian, our hitch pro writes:
"The power adjustment button on the front of the unit adjust power sent to the trailer. Pushing the negative "-" side decreases the power sent to the trailer. Pushing the positive "+" side increases power. Connect your trailer and test drive in an open area to set the level of power."
Ron, I attached a PDF file at the top of this page that gives info on this controller. Thank you!
The Electric Brake Control works on 1 to 2 axle trailers equipped with electric brakes.
U-Haul installs complete tow packages including this Brake Control to your 1986 F-250, please contact your local U-Haul hitch center for complete parts and pricing.
Our hitch pro writes: "In addition to the 13509 brake control, the 2000 and 2008 Dodge Ram will require U-Haul brake control plug-in adapter part 13516"
"The 13509 Reliance brake control comes with a limited lifetime warranty. Please visit your local U-Haul hitch center for product inspection and possible replacement."
"Once installed, your Reliance brake control will show "E1" on the digital display. This indicates your trailer is not connected. Once your trailer is connected, power will be shown in increments of 5% on the display. Five represents the lowest power, 99 the highest."
"Please visit your local U-Haul hitch center, there you will find a large selection of brake control units, brake control adaptors, industry standard wiring harnesses and any additional parts necessary to complete your brake control install."
"Some of the Dodge Durango's will have the factory pre-wired brake control harness. To know for sure, please visit your local U-Haul hitch center for a free towing inspection."
"The trailer is not required to be present for the 13509 brake control install. "
"The 2012 Kia Sedona is not pre-wired for a trailer brake control unit, please contact your local U-Haul location for complete tow package parts and pricing. "
Using the U-Haul brake control adapter; Part number 18264, will be the most effective way to installing the 13509 brake controller on your 2003 Chevrolet Silverado. The brake control adapter can be found in all U-Haul centers and sells for $9.95