This is a replacement Breakaway switch for trailer electric brakes. It is recommended to replace the Electric Breakaway Switches about every 3-5 years on your trailer to ensure it's performance in an emergency. This Switch has 2 wires, one will connect to the Power Outlet on your Breakaway Battery, and the other will connect to your trailer's brake wire in the trailer's wiring harness (typically the blue wire). Each wire is approximately 48 inches long, and the breakaway cable/loop is also about 48 inches long.
A Breakaway System is required by law in some locations and is a safe towing feature in any place.
Engages the Trailer Brakes should the trailer become separated from the tow vehicle.
Rated for use with up to 4 axles of brakes
Enclosed Unit for Protection From the Weather
Bolt-on Installation or Weld On. (Bolts not included)