Replacement Breakaway Switch for Blue Ox Patriot Braking Systems

Replacement Breakaway Switch for Blue Ox Patriot Braking Systems

Item # BX294-0929

lowest price pledge

Retail:$36.54

Our Price: $31.75

You Save: 13%
Accessories and Parts

Orders above $99 qualify for Free Shipping

Shipping Weight: 0.24 lbs

Quantity: 
In Stock, Ships Today
BX294-0929 - Switches Blue Ox Tow Bar Braking Systems
zoom in icon
zoom out icon
Comment field cannot be left empty.
Name field cannot be left empty.
Please enter a valid email address.

Thank you! Your comment has been submitted successfully. You should be able to view your question/comment here within a few days.

Error submitting comment. Please try again momentarily.

pop out icon replay 360 icon
horizontal rotate icon

Product Images

Videos


  • Tow Bar Braking Systems
  • Switches
  • Blue Ox
Replaces the breakaway switch that came with your Blue Ox Patriot (BRK2012) or Patriot II (BRK2016) proportional braking system. Call 800-298-8924 to order Blue Ox accessories and parts part number BX294-0929 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Blue Ox products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Replacement Breakaway Switch for Blue Ox Patriot Braking Systems. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.


  • All Info
  • Reviews (8)
  • Q & A (4)
  • Videos (1)
  • Photos
  • Why etrailer?

Blue Ox Accessories and Parts - BX294-0929

Replaces the breakaway switch that came with your Blue Ox Patriot (BRK2012) or Patriot II (BRK2016) proportional braking system.


Features:

  • Replaces the breakaway switch for Blue Ox Patriot braking system (BRK2012 or BRK2016)
  • Includes 1 breakaway switch


294-0929 Replacement Break Away Switch for Blue Ox Patriot Braking System







Video of Replacement Breakaway Switch for Blue Ox Patriot Braking Systems


Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Blue Ox Tow Bar Braking Systems BX294-0929 Review

Speaker 1: Today we're gonna take a look at the replacement breakaway switch for the Blue Ax patriot braking systems. Now this part will replace the breakaway switch that came with your Blue Ax patriot system, part number BRK2012, or the patriot two system, which is BRK2016. Those are both proportional braking systems that we do sell separately on our website. The breakaway switch here is installed on your vehicle and it plugs in to the supplemental braking system. The other end right here is what'll connect to the tow vehicle using a lanyard that we do sell separately on our website. I'd hate to see what happens if the towed vehicle comes detached from the tow vehicle.

This breakaway switch will become activated and apply the brakes on the towed vehicle. This part is for one breakaway switch. But that should do it for the review on the replacement breakaway switch for the Blue Ax patriot braking systems.


Customer Reviews

Replacement Breakaway Switch for Blue Ox Patriot Braking Systems - BX294-0929

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (8 Customer Reviews)

Replaces the breakaway switch that came with your Blue Ox Patriot (BRK2012) or Patriot II (BRK2016) proportional braking system.

- BX294-0929
by:

Easy to install and works as intended. 641113



- BX294-0929
by:

While in Mac Donalds someone took my brakeaway dongle "key" from the front of my toad. The key looks to be worth under $10 and is not sold separately. I contacted Blue Ox and they wanted to sell me the switch (which includes the key) for just under $100. Fortunately the good folks at eTrailer make the switch available for just under $30... quite a bit more reasonable. I'm considering buying another to keep the key in the glove box just in case someone else decides to mess with us. 278996



- BX294-0929
by:

I purchased a whole towing system and wiring systems from CathyT at etrailer. It was a fantastic experience. Cathy guided me througfh all the components I would need for a complete towing system for my 2016 Jeep Wrangler. After placing the order, I received all the parts within 3 days. Whole experience was fantastic, Going to install the parts this coming week. 368518



- BX294-0929
by:

Parts all arrived on time and in perfect condition. 100% satisfied with this purchase. 707206



- BX294-0929
by:

Items arrived on time and in good conditions. Got what I asked. 621997



- BX294-0929
by:

Prompt shipping and product was as described. Great job! 589867



- BX294-0929
by:

Item arrived on time and was well packaged. I tried to pull the pin to see how it worked but I was unable to get it out. I'll ask the technician to check it next week when I get it and the base plate installed on our car. 522047



- BX294-0929
by:

Great experience working with e trailer, getting the right part I needed. 333133


8
8

Ask the Experts about this Blue Ox Accessories and Parts

Do you have a question about this Accessories and Part?


  • Base Plate Kit Needed to Work With Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar for a 2018 Jeep JL Wrangler Unlimited
  • The easiest solution would be to install the Roadmaster EZ5 Base Plate Kit # RM-521450-5 if your 2018 Jeep JL Wrangler Unlimited has the standard factory bumper. For this base plate kit to work with your Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar # BX7420 you simply need the Adapter Brackets # BX88185. These adapter brackets change the connection points on your tow bar so that they are compatible with the EZ5 base plate kit. Please note that a complete flat towing setup includes a base plate kit, tow...
    view full answer...

  • Potential Causes for Patriot Braking System to Lock Up Brakes on Towed Car
  • The Blue Ox Patriot towed vehicle braking systems like the Patriot # BRK2019 and the older Patriot BRK2012 are proportional systems that will apply braking force based on them detecting deceleration in the tow vehicle. If you are not slowing down the motorhome and the brakes are applying then either there is an issue in your breakaway setup or an internal fault in the unit. Check out the linked article on testing a breakaway system. I would check all wiring for signs of cracked or worn...
    view full answer...

  • Replacement Breakaway Switch For Blue Ox Patriot System
  • We do not sell just the pin for the breakaway switch on the Blue Ox Patriot but we do have the breakaway switch which includes the pin you asked about. The replacement breakaway switch is part # BX294-0929.
    view full answer...

  • Replacement Breakaway Pin for the Blue Ox Patriot II/III Portable Braking System
  • There is a possibility that the Replacement Breakaway Switch part # RM-200200-20 will work with the Blue Ox Patriot Braking System part BRK2016 but as we do not test them together there would be no way I can confirm this. Also, the manufacturer of either company would not honor their warranty claim if you were to use another manufacturer's breakaway pin. As this is such a crucial component I would not chance it as you can just use the Replacement Breakaway Switch for Blue Ox Patriot Braking...
    view full answer...


Do you have a question about this Accessories and Part?




  • Why etrailer.com?

    At etrailer.com we guarantee:

  • Highest quality accessories and parts for the best price.

    Our Lowest Price Pledge ensures you will never overpay for the parts you need.
  • Real product know-how.

    We make sure that the products we sell are what we say they are, and that they work the way they are supposed to work. Get real advice from a real person who has the knowledge and expertise needed to solve your problem.
  • Most detailed, accurate accessories and part information available.

    Because we take providing accurate product information seriously, we take our own detailed product photos, demo videos and installation videos, as well as verify measurements, instructions, and vehicle fit information.
  • Installations, made easy.

    We love helping people and have the most highly-trained customer service, hands-on experience, step by step videos and installation instructions.
  • Fast shipping.

    Your order is automatically routed to get out of our warehouse and to your door as quickly as possible. Receive free shipping on orders over $99.
  • Personalized service for life.

    We provide one-on-one, personalized service from the ordering process through the life of your product.
  • Trusted since 1946.

    We've been serving customers since our parts store first opened in 1946 and continue to be recognized by our customers, our vendors and third parties for exceptional service.
  • Returns Policy

    Satisfaction Guarantee
    Need to return an item? No problem. Please read our Returns Policy for more information.

Info for this part was:

Written by:
DeAnne T
Installed by:
Jeff D
Updated by:
Laura H
Updated by:
Shelly K
Expert Research:
Jeffrey L

At etrailer.com we provide the best information available about the products we sell. We take the quality of our information seriously so that you can get the right part the first time. Let us know if anything is missing or if you have any questions.


Product Experts Available Now!

Call 800-298-8924