Trailer brakes

Trailer brakes  - Trailer towing - Tires, Wheels and Loading - Lincoln MKX Owners Manual - Lincoln MKX

Be sure your trailer conforms to all applicable local and Federal regulations regarding trailer braking. If your trailer is equipped with electronically-controlled brakes you will need to have an electronic brake controller with associated wiring installed to your vehicle by an authorized dealer.

WARNING: Do not connect a trailer’s hydraulic brake system directly to your vehicle’s brake system. Your vehicle may not have enough braking power and your chances of having a collision greatly increase.

The braking system of the tow vehicle is rated for operation at the GVWR not GCWR.

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    Unlocking the doors/two-stage unlock
    Press and release to unlock all the doors. Note: The interior lamps and parking lamps will illuminate. The remote entry system activates the illuminated entry feature; this feature turns on ...

    Turning off cruise control
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    Instrument panel/interior trim and cluster lens
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