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Old 11-15-2011, 11:20 PM   #1
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I am thinking about getting a car trailer for my T-Bird and Delivery, etc. I would also like to be able to tow it with the Newell.
What Brakes are desired and used by most of you...Hydraulic or Electric?
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Steve, my trailer has electric brakes. I think most larger trailers have electric brakes nowadays. I have a question for you. Do you know what the GVW of our hitches is, and what the maximum tongue weight is?
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Not sure hopefully someone can help us, that is why I am asking.
I still like Hydraulic Brakes but I also like beer and old cars.
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