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  1. Classifieds
    Edit: Going to return to E-trailer so this is no longer for sale, thank you! Last month I purchased a Tekonsha Prodigy P3 brake controller and the additional components I needed to install it on our 2012 Touareg TDI (has the factory tow hitch and wiring) in anticipation of a boat, but the...
  2. Off-Roading & Towing
    We just got our first Treg, my Vw mech. checked the VIN and said it’s pre-wired for towing. I ordered the hitch, mount, ball, 7 pin connector. What is the best brake controller to install ? (My wife wants to start pulling big cargo trailers and is now looking at Air Streams. I may have...
  3. Off-Roading & Towing
    We just got our first Treg, my Vw mech. checked the VIN and said it’s pre-wired for towing. I ordered the hitch, mount, ball, 7 pin connector. What is the best brake controller to install ? (My wife wants to start pulling big cargo trailers and is now looking at Air Streams. I may have...
  4. Off-Roading & Towing
    I have a 2006 V10 TDI, with an installed hitch. I have located the brake controller wiring harness although tucked way up there and hard to see. I am looking for an adapter to go from the P3 into the factory harness since I can't really see the plug that well I'm not really sure what it looks...
  5. Drivers Lounge
    I am towing a 6500# travel trailer that has a 600+ tongue weight with my touareg and using electric brake controller and weight distribution hitch but the suspension is still a bit lower in the rear and up in the front for my comfort, I am told a common way to fix this situation is with coil...
  6. Off-Roading & Towing
    Hi, I spoke with my local VW dealer to day and he was very helpful but not able to install an Electric Brake Controller. Dose anyone know of a place in Mass. or near by, that would install this device??? Thanks!
  7. Off-Roading & Towing
    I have a 2012 TDI TReg with the factory installed towing package. I purchased a Tekonsha RF brake controller for my small 16 foot RV with the understanding that I may have to "pair" or sync that RF unit using another vehicle. Working directly with Teknosha tech support we determined that the...
  8. Off-Roading & Towing
    I saw several posts about using the manual brake slider control, so I thought it might be useful if I shared my experience. First I feel I need to say, in most emergencies you won't have time to react to grab the manual brake control, and if you do two things will most likely result. 1. It...
  9. Off-Roading & Towing
    Just wanted to give my thanks to the community re the installation and possible issues that can be encountered when installing a hitch and brake controller. Here is what I have done: 1. OEM trailer hitch - dealer installed When I got it back the brake lights didn't work, so I went back and...
  10. Off-Roading & Towing
    I can't help myself, I have to do things my own way. So, in this case, I installed the Curt trailer hitch on my '04 Touareg (instead of the crazy-expensive VW one). And then I installed the Tekonsha Prodigy IQ myself, tapping into the Treg's brake switch in the driver's footwell and availing...
  11. Off-Roading & Towing
    I got the connector housing, but did not order the wire/terminal assembly. Does anyone have the specs/picture of the type of spade connectors at the ends of the wire/terminal assembly to plug into the housing? Also, I've seen in the forum that there are 2 sizes of connectors on the "official"...
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