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Jerry Newton, Chevy Technician
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Experience:  ASE Master Technician, L1, Master GM Technician. Over 20 years of bumper to bumper GM experience.
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I have a 2014 Chevy Silverado Double Cab and "Service

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I have a 2014 Chevy Silverado Double Cab and "Service Trailer Brake System" keeps going on and off constantly and its very annoying. I bought it used and I've had a couple trailers on it but, it started before I used a trailer. And none of the trailers have brakes. What's the deal?
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: whatever it takes
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Customer: not that I know of
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Jerry Newton replied 1 year ago.

This needs scan tool diagnosis. Trailer brakes are controlled by a computer called the TBCM, you'll need to have someone attach their scan tool and read TBCM trouble codes, just to see where to start to diagnose this issue.

If you have or can get trouble codes, I am happy to help you decipher them and repair your truck, but it has to start there.

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