We bought our first camper trailer (2000 19" Fleetwood Mallard) this spring and finally had a chance to take it camping a few weeks ago. I hooked it up to my '05 Sport with the towing package and drove north to get useless in Eustis. (as we say up here in Maine) All went fine and we had a great time. When I got back I logged on for the first time in a while to check out the site and happened across the Towing Bible. (thanks for the excellent info!!)
The whole trip I thought the electric brakes were working because I had the 'towing package'!!
Thanks for pointing out my misunderstanding. I would have thought a brake controller would have been included somewhere in the gaggle of electronics stuffed under the dash or hood.
I will be getting an ActuatorIII soon!
Here's my setup: