Intergrated Brake Control - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
6.0L Electronics Discussion TV's, Radios, everything electric and NON-Performance.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 11-17-2013, 10:12 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 159
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Intergrated Brake Control

ok so here it is and I'll try as hard as I can to make it as clear as I can.

I'm trying to figure out how to use the Intergrated Brake Control in my 06.
I have a B&W goosneck hitch in the bed and when I hook up our brand new trailer and try to set the brakes in the truck it gives me the "trailer not connected" signal.

Because I dont have the right style of plug-in in the bed of my truck I tried using the plug-in on my bumper. The lights and everything work except for the brakes. Is this because I dont have the trailer plugged into the bed plug? Does only the plug in the bed give you brake power to the trailer?

I'm just confused as to why this wont work. If I go out and buy an adapter for the plug-in in the bed of my truck will the brakes work then?

Thanks for the help
06DieforDiesel is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 Old 12-30-2013, 12:08 PM Fanatic
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 90
Thanks: 1
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
any luck figuring this out?

I have a 7 prong on my bumper and an aftermarket brake controller. Something isn't making the connection between the brake controller and the plug socket on the back of the truck. I haven't gone digging for it yet, but you should be able to get brakes from the 7 prong on the bumper, if you can't somethings up.
housew is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome