Integrated Trailer Brake Control System – 2014-2016 Chevrolet & GMC

NHTSA ID Number: 10081241

Manufacturer Communication Number: PIT5509

 

Summary

THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION PROVIDES INFORMATION TO THE TECHNICIAN ON HOW TO DIAGNOSE AND REPAIR VEHICLE THAT MAY HAVE A “CHECK TRAILER WIRING” OR “SERVICE TRAILER BRAKE SYSTEM” MESSAGE ON THE DRIVER INFORMATION CENTER WHEN A TRAILER IS CONNECTED TO THE VEHICLE. DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE C1114 SET IN THE CHASSIS CONTROL MODULE. CHASSIS CONTROL MODULE HAS TO DETERMINE THE TYPE OF TRAILER BRAKE SYSTEM THAT IS BEING USED. THE CHASSIS CONTROL MODULE CAN BE SENSITIVE TO A VARIETY OF TRAILER WIRING ISSUES. THE TECHNICIAN WILL NEED TO MAKE A TRAILER TESTER USING ELECTRIC TRAILER BRAKE MAGNETS AND 7-WAY TRAILER CONNECTOR TO DETERMINE IF IT IS A VEHICLE OR TRAILER ISSUE. IF THE CONCERN IS NOT DUPLICATED WITH THE TESTER INSTALLED, THE VEHICLE IS OPERATING CORRECTLY AND THE FOCUS SHOULD BE ON THE TRAILER WIRING OR 7 WAY CONNECTOR.

 

13 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500 2014-2016
CHEVROLET SUBURBAN 2014-2016
CHEVROLET TAHOE 2015-2016
GMC SIERRA 1500 2014-2016
GMC YUKON 2015-2016


Bulletin No.: PIT5509
Date: Jun-2016

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10081241

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2016/SB-10081241-2280.pdf

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SaleBestseller No. 1
Reese Towpower 8508211 Control Proportional Brake-EVN
  • 1-4 Axle capacity
  • Boost feature gives ability to apply more initial trailer braking
  • Reverse battery protection
  • No leveling required
  • Diagnostics features incorporated in easy to read LED display
SaleBestseller No. 2
Tekonsha 90195 P3 Electronic Brake Control
  • A distinct, easy-to-read LCD display with multiple screen color options, displays in English, French or Spanish
  • Diagnostics show output current, battery, brake, and output voltage and warning system alerts to No Trailer Brake situations
  • Boost feature allows for different levels of customized braking, select Electric over Hydraulic or Electric trailer brake mode
  • Integrated Plug-N-Play port for 2-plug adapters and Snap-in mounting clip allows user to remove and store the control when not in use
  • Compact, dash-hugging design. Electric trailer brake control for up to 4 braking axles.
SaleBestseller No. 3
REESE Towpower 8507111 Brakeman IV Digital Brake Control, Small Compact Design
  • INSTALLS QUICKLY: This 100% solid-state electronic with a small compact design mounts in any direction, no leveling required. Pre-wired plug-and-play feature allows for quick and easy connection to 2-, 4-, 6- and 8- brake systems.
  • ADJUSTS EASILY: Two separate easy push-button adjustment controls (output and sync) allow for not only different trailer weights (output) but also the speed of activation (sync) depending on your driving style.
  • DIGITAL DISPLAY: Bright and prominent digital display clearly indicates the output setting, sync setting, brake overload or short connection.
  • SAFE & SECURE: This device includes advanced internal circuit protection to help prevent damage and is for use on 12-volt negative ground systems only. Includes a limited lifetime warranty.
SaleBestseller No. 4
Tekonsha 90160 Primus IQ Electronic Brake Control
  • Utilizes Plug-N-Play port for 2-plug adapters
  • Self-diagnostics features will illuminate LED readout when issues occur
  • Works proportionally in reverse
  • Includes a Boost feature
  • Snap-in dash mounting clip and hardware included
Bestseller No. 5
CURT 51180 Echo Mobile Electric Trailer Brake Controller with Bluetooth-Enabled Smartphone Connection, Proportional
  • PORTABLE. The Echo trailer brake controller is so non-invasive in its installation that it can easily be transferred from one vehicle to another without skipping a beat. It simply plugs into any 7-way connector, wirelessly links to your smartphone and off you go! The highly compact, highly portable design can easily be stored in your glovebox when not in use.
  • ZERO-TOOL INSTALL. Installing this electric trailer brake controller is as easy as plugging in a 7-way trailer wiring connector. It requires no tools, no extra wires and no hardware. Just plug it in, open the app and you're ready to start towing. It also stores multiple vehicle-trailer profiles, great for multi-vehicle owners!
  • HIGHLY RESPONSIVE. The Echo electric trailer brake controller uses a triple-axis accelerometer to provide smooth, safe braking. It is able to detect motion on three planes, meaning it doesn't matter if you're going up or down a hill. Echo always maintains responsive trailer braking, even when your smartphone screen is locked.
  • SMARTPHONE-READY. The Echo brake controller is powered by Bluetooth technology to wirelessly connect to your Apple or Android smartphone, turning it into a brake controller interface with the Smart Control app. It allows you to receiver incoming calls without interrupting operation, and if Bluetooth connection is lost, the brake controller will continue to function safely, using the most recently programmed settings (Warning: Avoid distracted driving. Only make adjustments when the vehicle is stationary).
  • VERSATILE. This electric trailer brake controller easily transfers between vehicle-trailer setups and works on virtually any trailer with 1 to 2 axles (2 to 4 brakes). It is also fully compatible with cruise control, anti-lock brakes, low-voltage systems and PWM systems. Built-in reverse-polarity and short-circuit protection
Bestseller No. 6
Dorman 601-023 Trailer Brake Control Module
  • Direct replacement for a proper fit every time
  • Easy to use
  • Plug & play for easy installation
  • Quality tests on this part include vehicle try-on, corrosion and durability testing for conformance to product standards
  • Original Equipment (OE) Number: BL3Z19H332AA, BL3Z-2C006-BB, BL3Z-2C006-BC
SaleBestseller No. 7
Hopkins 47297 INSIGHT Plug-in Simple Brake Control
  • Advanced brake technology that mirrors the braking of the tow vehicle for safe, smooth stops
  • Works on trailers with electric or hydraulic brakes
  • Digital power and 7 sensitivity settings with intuitive vertical manual slide
  • Short proof protection for up to 8 trailer brakes
  • Simple installation with separate components that mount wherever you want them and no tools or drilling required
Bestseller No. 8
Tekonsha 90250 Prodigy RF Electronic Brake Control
  • The perfect multiple vehicle-shared trailer solution, suitable for any trailer with up to 3 axles
  • Hand Held control unit in the Tow Vehicle, Trailer Power Module on the Trailer
  • Wireless communication between the remote hand unit and trailer mounted power module
  • Proportional braking, forward and reverse, no level adjustment necessary.Trailer braking power supplied via 7-Way Connector from the vehicle
  • Compatible with tow vehicles that have multiplex wiring systems; Product Not Vehicle Specific
Bestseller No. 9
ErYao Truck Car Snow Chain Anti-Skid Tire Chain Winter Driving Security Chains Pick Up Patterned Tire Chains for Emergencies and Road Trip (Black)
  • Size is suitable for the tire width 165 mm - 265 mm between all of the models.
  • The tire chains can be easily installed in most of the standard size of the alloy or steel wheel (13 inch - 19 inches) tire width in (165 mm - 265 mm) car, truck and trailer.
  • Tire chain provides a very good control of snow mud or sand, will not damage the tire and the wheel or the road.Bear and endure to wear at low temperature
  • Contact with the ground is covered with high hardness alloy nail, prevent slippery
  • 360 ° all-round,Don't damage the ground,Vehicle running without vibration
Bestseller No. 10
1982 Chevrolet El Camino Owners Manual User Guide
  • 1982 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO OWNERS INSTRUCTION & OPERATING MANUAL - USERS GUIDE - Includes the SS, Conquista, and Royal Knight 82 CHEVY
  • "1982 Chevrolet Owner's and Driver's Manual El Camino" This is an original manual, printed by GM, that came with your Chevy. Find out essentials of operation and maintenance. You will find directions for the instruments and controls, as well as operation of standard & optional equipment such as the air conditioning, air vents, battery, brakes, clock, cooling system, glove box, heater, hood release, ignition, doors, locks, lighting system, oil filter, fuel filter, parking brake, power windows, steering, radios, seats, rear compartment, tailgate, towing, trailers, transmission, windows and more. You will also find lubrication specifications, engine specifications, adjustment references, and helpful troubleshooting tips. Covers all 1982 El Camino models including the SS, Conquista, and Royal Knight. This 5.25 x 8.25 inch book has 96 pages. Buy now to own the best manual for your El Camino.

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