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  1. Off-Roading & Towing
    I've seen a lot of messages about various brake controllers, so I just wanted to report that the Curt Echo has worked perfectly for me on my 2013 TDI. I'm towing an older camper with incandescent lights and didn't have any issues pairing the brake controller with my phone. It was also easy to...
  2. Off-Roading & Towing
    Help please, my head is spinning. 2008 Treg bought used and came with trailer hitch. -how can I tell if it has a tow package set up for trailer brakes?? I have a seven pin plug but my trailer lights flash all funky when I hook up my trailer. -getting output from brake controller just lights...
  3. VAG-COM
    Thinking that maybe a VCDS scan would tell me if I have the required components to install the electric bits to get the trailer lights connected and trailer braking (I have a module from junkyard). I can certainly post a VCDS scan here, but thought I'd ask now. Would a scan help tell me what...
  4. 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...
  5. Australia & New Zealand
    A summary of what you should expect from your Touareg when the correct towing module is installed. Happy to append to this if I have missed something! The genuine VW tow modules does the following: Disables side assist (blind spot warning - this uses part of the rear sensors) This function...
  6. Off-Roading & Towing
    Greetings all! I recently sourced a tow bar off of an 05 v8 to install on my 04 v8 that does not have a tow package. The tow bar I sourced has the factory harness still attached but there's a green "plugin" that was clipped off. I read through a ton of threads trying to figure out what numbers...
  7. Off-Roading & Towing
    Newbie here ... yes I already searched the forums, found lots of helpful tips, but still have questions. I'm buying a 2013 TDI Sport w/nav, which does NOT have the factory hitch receiver. I plan to use the vehicle to tow a car trailer, loaded weight 4000 lbs, dual Dexter axles w/electric...
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