Trailer brake problem - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum

What a Powerstroke is for, Towing and Hauling FAQs, How To's, What do you pull, 5ers

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 04-21-2011, 04:24 AM Thread Starter
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 61
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Trailer brake problem

I have 2005 F350 DRW with ford trailer brake controls. Sometimes when towing trailer the I get check trailer on dash. When this happens I still have lights but no brakes on trailer. It is very random. Last time it happen I pulled over messed with all connections and still would not come back. Started driving down the road and in about 2 miles they started working and I did not have issue again on that trip. About 200 mile trip. Any ideas?
race735 is offline  
post #2 of 2 Old 04-23-2011, 07:53 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
StarDriver's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Dahlonega, GA
Posts: 2,856
Thanks: 10
Thanked 13 Times in 11 Posts
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Check for a loose wire or connection in the harness on the trailer.

I love the trailer check system from Ford.

2006 F-350 4X4 FX4 Tuscany Longhorn , Leer Custom bed cap, RECON lights, Upfitter switches, Whelen Lighting, Hi-Idle Mod.

Instructor at B.R.A.K.E.S ( www.putonthebrakes.com).

28 years Commercial Driver.

StarDriver is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

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

Password:


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

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









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