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Replacement 6-Amp Diode for Blue Ox Tow Bar Wiring Kit

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Code:   BX8864


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Blue Ox Accessories and Parts - BX8864

Diode makes wiring simple and prevents damage from electrical feedback.


  • Diode prevents electrical feedback and the damage it can cause to your towed car's electrical components
    • Acts as part of complete wiring system to connect RV's tail, brake and turn signal lights to towed vehicle's light system
  • Molded and sealed to keep out moisture
  • Made in USA
  • 1-Year warranty

BX8864 Blue Ox Diode Block - 6 Amp


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  • Depending on whether the 2015 Coachmen Mirada has a trailer connector, type of connector, or no connector at all is going to determine what type of tow bar wiring you can use. If it has a trailer connector already then the turn signals and brake lights are already combined on the same circuit so it would not matter that the RV has amber turn signals. If it did not have any sort of trailer connector and something had to be hardwired in then the amber turn signals would be a factor in...
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  • Replacement Diode Recommendations for Tow Bar Wiring in a 2005 Dodge Dakota
  • 6 amp diodes should be more than large enough to power the taillights of your 2005 Dodge Dakota. Typically incandescent bulb circuits will draw much less than that. I doubt you would need 12 diodes, but what comes with the # BX88159 that you referenced should work well for you. Or, you can order them individually with part # BX8864. I attached a couple FAQ articles on tow bar wiring for you to check out as well.
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