What should I do if my trailer sway light comes on?

If your vehicle is equipped with the trailer sway feature, it can help to reduce sway and maintain stability while you’re towing a trailer. 
Trailer sway light

Here’s how the feature works while you’re towing a trailer:

  • If the trailer begins to sway, the stability control light will flash, and a Trailer Sway Reduce Speed message will appear on your dashboard.

    • A likely trigger for these alerts is that your vehicle speed is too high or the trailer load is unevenly balanced.
  • Slow down and pull off the road as soon as it’s safe to do so.

  • Make sure that your trailer is properly connected and the load is evenly distributed.

  • Resume driving at a slower speed.

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