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Brando67 04-21-2012 07:55 PM

2010 NA 4x4 5.7 Hemi Tow Package questions
 
Since this is our First Jeep and So far we Love it :)
First off I'm about to Install the Brake controller tomorrow.
I believe from research the plug is located somewhere under steering wheel ..above Brake pedal. Had Timbrens installed last week after I brought the trailer Home and bottomed out once on the way...
This has solved this problem.
Trailer is 3200lbs empty. All Aluminum . Tongue weight 10% empty. Aluminum rims/caps... Dual wheel with electrical brakes on all wheels and yes the controller is rated 2-8 brakes.
Hauled our horse around town last week-end with no trailer brakes with no problems....
Was just informed that there is no brake controller on the jeep, hence my purchase. Other than the feel after I install this module, how do I know for sure it's Working? Also was reading a little about self-leveling, does the jeep do this? Any other info on my tow/haul package or anything I might be missing would be great as well? :thumbsup::)

Guess a few more spec might help.
North Edition, 4d 4x4 357hp 5.7l
gvwr 2790kg max tow 3266kg 7200lbs
curb weight 2167kg/4777lb
payload 540kg
Hydraulic engine cooling
Quadra Trac II
Trail Rated Badge
Trailer Tow Group IV
7 and 4 Pin wire Harness
Class IV receiver Hitch
Trailer Sway Damping

Also dealer told me Trans was heavy duty, trans is listed as 5-Speed auto 545 RFE, is this trans the heavy duty one? 5 gears plus Drive
Tow haul button on dash...

Bikemobile 04-22-2012 08:27 AM

Re: 2010 NA 4x4 5.7 Hemi Tow Package questions
 
You would have heavy duty trans cooling but we all have the same trans. 545rfe with the hemi or 4.7 v8

Brando67 04-22-2012 12:39 PM

Re: 2010 NA 4x4 5.7 Hemi Tow Package questions
 
No plug on 2010 Grand Cherokee limited 4x4 with Tow package..... Plug starts on 2011 Models.....
Green Wire for controller is behind Fuse panel on left above the Hood release...


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