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Upgraded Circuit Protected Modulite with 4 Pole Harness and Hardwire Kit - Includes Testers

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Tow Ready Wiring - 119179KIT

Tow Ready Circuit Protected ModuLite Vehicle Wiring Harness with Hardwire Kit (Includes testers)


  • Short circuit protection safeguards itself and the tow vehicle against harmful electrical shorts and mis-wire situations
  • Virtually eliminates draw on the vehicle taillight circuit
  • Taillight circuit has been upgraded to work with vehicle using PWM, allowing converter to turn on fully giving trailer maximum light brightness
  • Powers the trailer's stop, turn, tail and running lights directly from the tow vehicle battery
  • Unit prevents feedback from trailer to vehicle system
  • May be used on 2 and 3 wire systems
    • When used on 2 wire systems, brake wire on harness must be grounded
    • Adapts a 3 wire system on the towing vehicle to a 2 wire system on the trailer
  • Will work on vehicle and trailer with either LED, incandescent, or standard bulb taillights
  • Works with most vehicle multiplex wiring systems for lighting
Overloading circuit can cause fires. Do not exceed lower of towing manufacturer rating or: Max. stop/turn light: 2.1 amps per side. Max. tail lights: 5.6 amps. Read vehicle's owners manual and instruction sheet for additional information

Included with Hardwire Kit:

  • Modulite Wiring Harness (119179)
  • Modulite Install Kit (118151)
    • 20' of 12 gauge wire, ring terminals, and inline fuse for battery connection
  • Circuit tester
    • To help find wires behind vehicle taillights to gather signals
  • (5) Quick splice wiring connectors
    • Makes tapping into wires quick and easy
  • Integrated 4-Pole Cover
    • Protects 4-pole connector from the elements and reduces dirt, debris and corrosion for trouble-free use

119180 Tow Ready Circuit Protected ModuLite Protector with Hardwire Kit

kit Upgraded Circuit Protected Modulite with 4 Pole Harness and Hardwire Kit - Includes Testers

Video of Upgraded Circuit Protected Modulite with 4 Pole Harness and Hardwire Kit - Includes Testers

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

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Video Transcript for Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2006 Ford Crown Victoria

Today for 2006 Ford Crown Victoria, we're going to install part number 119179kit. First thing we need to do, is to get access to the wire harness so we can install our new parts. We'll go ahead and open up the trunk. To remove the threshold there are just four push pin fasteners. So we'll go ahead and remove those and set the threshold out of the way. We'll peel back the carpet liner to get access to our wires. Now on this particular vehicle we can get access to our wires all on the driver's side.

Now we'll go ahead and pull the wires out of the limb and just work with the wires we need to. We found out that green with the orange stripe will be the left turn signal, we'll connect your yellow wire for a module to that. Orange with blue stripe is going to be the right turn signal, so we'll go ahead and connect that to our green wire. Then our brown wire will be our running light signal now connect up to our brown wire on our car. So those are the only two colors that will match, brown to brown. Wire harness in our car uses a combined system so we don't need the red wire in our module. When we don't need to use that, we need to ground it. We'll use one of those quick splice connectors to connect the red wire to the white wire. Now at this point we'll go locate some sheet metal on the inside of the vehicle and we'll go ahead and attach our ground. Next we'll go ahead work with the black wire from the module. This is connected to the larger piece of wire that comes with the kit and will be eventually ran to the battery.

We'll take our black wire and connect it to the black wire in the module. We'll go ahead and use a butt connector to connect the two wires together. Now we need to get our black wire to the outside. To do that, we're going to enlarge a preexisting hole in the floor. We'll drill the hole out to 9/16ths.

So to protect the edges we're going to use a snap bushing. We'll be using part number SWC8055. Just go ahead and push your bushing into place. Then we can go ahead and route our black wire through. We'll pull our wire through and take up most of the slack. Then we'll go ahead and mount our module.

There's a hole in the sheet metal that we can just zip tie our module to. Then we'll go ahead and zip tie the rest of our wires. Make sure it's safe and secure and out of the way. When everything is secure on the inside of the trunk, we'll go ahead and route our wire to the battery. After our bushing underneath the vehicle where there's a large hole that we can route our wire through. Now, to help pull our wire through, we're using a piece of airline tubing. This also could be a stiff piece of wire. We'll use this route to go over our rear suspension. Once we get past that point we'll go ahead and route along the outside edge and follow the brake lines going all the way up towards the front. Now to help pull the wire up out of the engine compartment, we'll go ahead and use the piece of airline tubing and run it down first, connect our wire, and then pull it back up. Okay, once you pulled it up and out of the way, we'll make sure we stay away from anything that's moving like suspension components or steering components. Okay, we're just going to run it around the corner of the engine compartment then back over to our battery. Now we have just enough wire to do this. To help secure our wire, we drill a few holes on the panel underneath the hood and use some zip ties to help hold our wire in place. A general wire. We'll go ahead and add our fuse holder. We'll go ahead and make a cut and a loop in our fuse holder. One end will go to our battery and the other end will go to our black wire. When connected to the black wire, we'll go ahead and use a butt connector. And a ring terminal will go to the other end of the fuse holder. Then we'll go ahead and connect that to the positive side of the battery. We use a nut and a flat washer to help secure our connection. Now, we'll use a 8mm nut part number 185917. With our electrical connection made, we'll go ahead and install our fuse into the fuse holder. We'll put the cap on and tuck it down into place next to the battery. All our electrical connections are made up, let's go ahead and try out our four-pole. So we'll take our ground wire from our tester and connect it up to the white wire. Then we'll test the brown wire, that will be our running light circuit. The yellow wire will be our left turn and green will be our right turn signal. Now, brake signal will be a constant feed on the yellow and green wires. Okay, with everything working, we can go ahead and re-install our interior components in the trunk. Now the user wire harness is pretty easy. All we have to do is pull it out of the trunk. The door seal is thick enough where it doesn't hurt the wire. Just make sure you stay away from the latch in the center. Okay, with that, that will finish it for our install for part number 119179kit on our 2006 Ford Crown Victoria. .

This Product Fits The Following Vehicles

1987 - 1995 Toyota 4Runner

1984 - 1991 Pontiac 6000

1983 - 1992 Mazda 626

1984 - 1992 Volvo 740 Series

1984 - 1990 Volvo 760 Series

1988 - 1990 Volvo 780 Series

1993 - 1997 Volvo 850 Series

2005 - 2006 Saab 9-2X

2005 - 2006 Saab 9-2X

2006 - 2011 Saab 9-3

1999 - 2009 Saab 9-5

1987 - 1998 Saab 900

1989 - 1998 Saab 9000

1991 - 1995 Volvo 940 Series

1991 - 1997 Volvo 960 Series

2006 - 2012 Audi A3

2006 - 2011 Audi A6

1989 - 1995 Plymouth Acclaim

1989 - 1995 Plymouth Acclaim

2002 - 2006 Nissan Altima

2002 - 2006 Nissan Altima

1995 - 2003 Oldsmobile Aurora

1995 - 2003 Oldsmobile Aurora

1995 - 2004 Toyota Avalon

2000 - 2004 Toyota Avalon

2003 - 2006 Subaru Baja

2003 - 2007 Subaru Baja

1992 - 2005 Pontiac Bonneville

1984 - 1990 Ford Bronco II

1984 - 1990 Ford Bronco II

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Customer Reviews

Upgraded Circuit Protected Modulite with 4 Pole Harness and Hardwire Kit - Includes Testers - 119179KIT

Average Customer Rating:  4.5 out of 5 stars   (50 Customer Reviews)

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by: Dave V.07/12/2013

I bought the Draw-tite hitch and the Modulite wiring harness for my new 2013 KIA Soul and was overall very pleased with the service and the product ..... I'm glad I watched the installation videos when I ordered the items as I was unable to find them when I went back in to doublecheck a couple of details ..... the Modulite wiring harness did not come with any instructions at all ! And the hitch instructions didn't show the secret trick about lowering the muffler .... the videos were VERY helpful but I don't understand why I couldn't find them when I went back in ( admittedly, on a different computer ) to check .... But everything went together very well and is working perfectly ! E-trailer was very prompt, very competetively priced, and very helpful with their online videos ..... thanx, E-trailer ! 89335


Did your kia soul have led lighting? If so which brand did you buy and was it easy to run all the wires with go results. thanks jack

comment by: Jack B - 01/30/2014


You can use the 119179KIT harness with both LED light and non-LED versions of the Soul. Since the 119179 harness has its own power feed, the LED lights would be protected. We have installed the kit on a 2013 Soul and shot a video of it that I have linked below. If you let me know what year Soul you are working with and whether or not yours is LED, I can check to see if there are other options.

Patrick B - 2/5/2014

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by: Andrew M.06/24/2013

I purchased this product so that I could tow a small sailboat trailer behind my '94 Civic coupe. After finalizing my order online, I realized I had made a mistake and needed to change my order. I called the customer service line and a human customer service representative resolved the issue within minutes. Service was friendly and excellent, and shipping was prompt. Since the harness fits multiple makes and models a reference manual (Haynes, Chilton, etc.) for your specific vehicle is recommended to review wiring diagrams and find suitable wire routes. Ample wire is provided, and the attachment hardware was more than sufficient to make installation clean and secure. The power module and signal wiring is invisible behind the trunk paneling, and the trailer hookup discretely tucks under the carpet when not in use. 85728

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by: David C03/15/2014

Product arrived in a timely matter, appears to be of high quality and was relatively easy to install. The inclusion of a circuit tester was a welcome feature. If the products' longevity matches its' appearance, it is an excellent buy. 120841


Product still functions reliably. It turns out to have been an excellent investment.

David C - 03/15/2015


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by: Paul C06/29/2013

The hitch installation went better than could be expected. Thirty minutes or so and I had the hitch installed. The wiring kit for my 04 Volvo XC70 was a little different story. I had read that the Volvo's had a towing package connector near the spare tire. I found it but was curious about what pin went where, A check of the web revealed that all the wire signals were there and already were buffered with relays and fused. I thought long and hard about using the wiring kit but decided to use it anyway. Once I had all the wiring figured out the rest was easy. The customer service person (Rebecca) really knew her stuff and was great to work with. The shipping was fast and it met all my expectations. You can't go wrong with etrailer. 86760

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by: switchback04/23/2014

Product delivered very quickly, as described. I found no installation instructions included but after a call to etrailer I was directed to a link where I could print my own copy of the installation instructions. This kit was going on a Infiniti EX35. Access to the inside area behind the tail lights was a mystery and not wanting to damage or break anything in the process, I opted to have my Infiniti dealer install the after market parts. The installation took the technician around 2.5 hours, mostly to disassemble and reassemble the back of the car. The wiring part is easy. This was not cheap, but it's done and works fine. This would be a good car for etrailer to do an installation profile on for the skilled DYIer. 126836

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by: Shawn S.01/01/2015

Excellent customer support. Quality of the installation video was also excellent. Regarding the product, I was a bit surprised at the wire harness length that connects to the trailer is designed to be pulled out of the back of the car and the rear hatch closed down on it (appears rinky-dink) rather than routed under the car and mounted to the hitch, but I think I will get used to it. Also, a nice touch would have been to include the grommet and clamps recommended in the video in the kit for a few more dollars. Unless you view the complete video prior to placing your order, you end up needing to improvise along the way when installing the product. 167492

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by: Mark M05/06/2014

I bought the trailer electrical kit on the same order as a Curt hitch for my 2014 VW Jetta Wagon. Both items arrived on time packed in the same box and in good shape. I will use the hitch and light hook up to tow a small sailing dingy. I watched the install videos for both products and I found them very accurate as well as helpful. The hitch was installed as planned in about an hour. The light hook up took a little longer as I had to jack up one whole side of my car for access running a power wire up to the battery. I towed the boat to the water yesterday and all worked just fine. 129324

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by: Mike W.03/18/2015

My package may have been missing an instruction sheet. Nothing in the package told me which wire from the module was for left turn signal, etc. I was able to get that from watching one of the installation videos that are with the product description on the web site. My installation was probably easier than most, because my 2004 LeSabre has the battery under the back seat. The thing I like most about it is that I know whatever trailer I might hook up to, it won't blow any tow vehicle fuses. 179408

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by: Dick P.10/29/2014

The Kit is outstanding - everything you need to install the kit is included with clear and complete instructions. This is from a complete novice in doing any car wiring. The most difficult part for me was running the wiring from rear to front in a 1985 Mercedes 300TD, there were no instructions for that vehicle BUT I really didn't expect them. Thank you for an excellent product and outstanding instructions to accompany it. 158311

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by: Mark M.04/23/2014

Both the dealer and U Haul said they couldn't do a wire package for a 2013 Infiniti EX37. This kit worked just fine. Could have used instructions for the lighting adapter, but watching the video a couple of times and taking notes for which color did what seems to have worked. Delivery was quick. Thanks for the tester, couldn't have done without it. (Use a leather glove on the hand holding the wire!) 126924

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by: Bob S.06/04/2013

Bought this harness along with a hitch. This wiring harness was easy to install but the instructions could have been a little clearer. The color of one wire in the harness was misstated in the instructions. Once installed, it worked perfectly and only took about an hour and a half. 83368


Please tell me how U found the wires. :- I have an 08 EX35

comment by: chris b - 06/15/2013


You will need to use the included circuit tester to probe wires and check them for functions. One person will sit in the vehicle to activate tail lights, brake pedal, and turn signals. You will use a circuit tester to pierce the wires behind the tail lights to find which wire carries which function. Check out this video on the subject.

Patrick B - 6/18/2013

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by: Bill K11/05/2014

This is a universal wiring harness and included fairly poor instructions to assist with my vehicle installation. Pretty much needed to figure everything out on my own including much more time than I would have expected to disassemble the interior of my wagon to locate the appropriate wires. But, it eventually worked fine. 159459

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by: Kyle B05/15/2014

Harness works great! It was straight forward for anyone with any wiring knowledge. The video was helpful but would have been more helpful with an instructional sheet included. I called customer service to ask a question and they were very helpful and quick in response. Good product at a good price. 130749

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by: TS05/28/2013

The trailer hitch was just as described and the install process was very easy. The online video helped and the wiring package was time consuming but I took my time and did everything properly and ran wires in an orderly fashion. All items needed for a successful install were included and FAST shipping. 82174

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by: Mike T.09/10/2013

Worked just fine. Wiring was not as difficult as I had expected for my particular car (BMW 328) Just wished that there had been a youtube video for my car. But it went ok just the same. One other thing, I could have used two butt connectors rather than just the one that was supplied with the kit. 99203

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by: Miki10/12/2013

Trailer hitch receiver and wiring kit for a Honda Civic ... I was impress with how quickly the product arrived. It arrived in excellent condition and was easy to install, just as the web page stated. I will definitely purchase products from this company in the future! 103569

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by: Jacob L01/28/2015

Install was fairly easy. The hardest part was getting under the car to route the power wire, though putting both driver side tires on ramps gave me just enough room. No directions came in the package, but they have a video here on the site that explained everything. 171488

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by: John B.09/26/2014

The product is excellent. The shipping was faster than I thought possible. The service and website works seamlessly. The ONLY thing that was a problem was that the package did not include a wiring diagram so it took a lot extra time to install. Didn't like that. 153133

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by: Ryan G07/22/2013

Hitch and wiring working great thanks 90874

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by: Richard S.09/18/2013

The kit was straightforward to install. It took me about 4 hours and presto....working trailer lights for my VW Sportwagon TDI. 100505


Rich did you have any problems ? My VW dealer says my lights wont work properly if I hook this up.

comment by: jack - 07/25/2014


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by: Vance S.01/04/2015

This is a great product easy to install and works great. etrailer keep up the great work with the product combinations of hitch and wire harness. I would recommend yall to anyone looking for a hitch and wire harness. 167646

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by: Pete07/12/2013

Straight forward installation. I am comfortable with 12V DC work and chose to solder all wires rather than using the "wire taps". Install was fun and everything worked right the first time! Thank you E-Trailer! 89330

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by: FMR06/30/2013

Arrived timely. No parts missing. Everything lined up correctly. The electrical hook-up was not a plug in. I wish I had known I needed an end plug for the Saab 9-5. Direct-wiring it took extra time. 86830

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by: Steve w10/28/2013

Ez hook up, all worked great, only issue was the instruction for the module were not in package but a quick call to them and boom all was solved. I will be ordering from them again!! 105366

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by: John S12/30/2014

The wiring kit arrived quickly and looks easy enough. Can't say I have found time to install it yet but looking forward to it. Thanks for the fast service! Happy New Year! 167238

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by: Thomas07/02/2014

Everything was quick and easy just wish I had Instructions for wiring harness so I would have know what wires went to what. I had to look on line more then once. 138903

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by: Toyota trailer tow bar10/02/2014

Great service! Friendly and knowledgable and my trailer bar came quick and was very easy to install. The videos they post on YouTube are very helpful. 154051

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by: kmg10/16/2014

Came with absolutely no instructions. Fortunately I have installed others and didn't need them, but beginner would be baffled. 156414

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by: Wayne09/02/2014

The product seems good, and the hitch and wiring installed very easily with the installation You Tube video from etrailer. 149603

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by: Arod10/07/2013

started installation finish it in about an hour and half pretty simple the testor with the kit worked great good product 102915

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by: Bruce11/10/2014

Instructions not included in package but found on internet and instruction from etrailer. Worked well 160252

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by: Steve Ladd03/20/2015

Fast shipping, all good except no directions came telling how to connect the unit to my car. 179984

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by: Tom mccarney12/09/2013

Product, service, and delivery was excellent, but no wiring diagram for my car was included. 109669

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by: JAMES10/16/2014


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by: Todd H.08/26/2014

Product good, wiring instructions could use some work. Watch the video and you'll be ok. 148709

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by: Dennis C06/23/2014

Arrive promptly and is exactly what I ordered. Very quality product and easy to install 137061

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by: K&K Electric04/25/2014

Installation was not quick, but it got done and worked well on our cross country journey 127278

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by: TJ J01/02/2014

Went in easily with the instructions and works perfectly. Thanks! 111719

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by: Matt02/24/2014

Excellent product. Very well written instructions. Easy install. 117423

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by: Neil04/18/2013

Super fast shipping, hitch fit like a glove ! Awesome service. 76708

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by: Greg08/11/2013

Very nice product easy to install and works as it should. 94416

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by: Mike11/11/2014

Just missing which wires go where diagram looked it up 160335

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by: Jeff02/17/2015

Online videos are a great plus, very fast shipping! 175044

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by: James M.11/10/2014

Great product. Easy install. System worked perfect. 160099

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by: hubert h08/08/2014

got it on car but no trailor yet to try it 145150

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by: David White07/18/2013

Good price; fast shipping; great product 90177

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by: Justin08/12/2014

Great product has everything you need 146162

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by: Ryan k08/11/2014

Good product 146123

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by: John J.05/06/2013

Very Easy! 79160

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by: j. forbes11/22/2013

nice 108103


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  • I will be happy to help you get everything you will need to tow a trailer and go on the road with your band: except roadies. We are all out of roadies. First, you will need a trailer hitch. I recommend Hidden Hitch trailer hitch # 60283. It comes with a ball mount, hitch pin, and clip. I have included a link to the installation instructions and a link to a video showing a typical installation for you. This trailer hitch has a tongue weight capacity of 200 pounds. This is important so...
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  • Recommended Trailer Wiring Harness for 2001 Lexus RX300
  • If your RX300 has the factory tow package, you can use the Tow Ready # 118245 which will plug into the connector located behind the rear bumper (see linked instructions). If your RX300 does not have the tow package, the trailer connector will need to be hardwired into the existing wiring use the Tow Ready # 119179KIT. I will include a link to the general installation instructions as well as an installation video. Although the video shows the harness being installed on a different vehicle,...
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  • Is the Curt Class I Trailer Hitch C11085 Compatible With a 2011 Acura TSX Sport Wagon
  • Yes, the Curt Class I Trailer Hitch, # C11085, will fit on your 2011 Acura TSX Sport Wagon. This hitch does not require any welding and comes will all hardware needed for installation. I have attached the installation instructions and an installation video for you to check out. The vehicle in the video is different, but the installation process will be the same. If you plan on carrying any hitch style accessories with this trailer hitch you must use the Curt Trailer Hitch Support Strap,...
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  • Troubleshooting Trailer Tail Lights Not Working with a 2009 Nissan Frontier
  • If you are using the Tow Ready Wiring Harness, # 118263, you may need a relay that is available through a Nissan dealer. This wiring harness was designed to work on Nissan Frontier trucks that came with the factory tow package. If your 2009 Nissan Frontier did not come with a factory tow package, you will need to use a different harness. The correct harness is Upgraded Circuit Protected Modulite with 4 Pole Harness and Hardwire Kit, # 119179KIT. I have incldued a link to the installation...
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  • Trailer Hitch Recommendation for a 2010 Subaru Impreza Outback Sport
  • For your 2010 Subaru Impreza Outback Sport, I recommend the Curt Trailer Hitch, # C11315, that you have referenced, because it has a slightly lower install difficulty than the other available hitches. We base install difficulty on how long it takes to install a hitch and the Curt hitch is a 5 out of 10. This means for a novice it should take about 50 minutes to install the hitch. This is a Class I trailer hitch with a 1-1/4 inch receiver opening capable of 200 pounds tongue weight capacity...
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  • Brake controller wiring for 2005 Chevy Trailblazer
  • The part you were looking at, # 20264, will not work with your 2005 Chevy Trailblazer EXT. If you have the factory 7-way towing wiring, the wires will be taped up under the dash to some other wiring with either a piece of white or blue tape. There will not be a connector on these wires and they will need to be spliced to the brake controller wires. A circuit tester, part # 3808, will be needed to be sure the proper connections have been made and the vehicle wiring is functional. If...
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  • Trailer Wiring Harness for a 2000 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
  • Yes, I can provide you with the instructions for 119179. I have attached them below. The difference between this part number and the kit is that the kit comes with installation kit 118151, a circuit tester, and an LED 4 pole cover with tester. Otherwise, the instructions will be the same. I have included two videos below. These videos show both the 119176 and the# 118151, being installed on European cars (Saab of Sweden and VW of Germany). Bear in mind that your 2000 Mercedes ML320...
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  • What is the Difference Between the Primus IQ Brake Controller and the Prodigy P2 Brake Controller
  • There are quite a few differences. The ones you can see easily on the outside are the display and control buttons. The P2, part # 90885, uses a rotary lever on the underside for a manual over ride where as the Primus uses the older slide design that some people have problems with the slide sticking depending on how they grip and operate the slide. The P2 has several buttons on the face for adjusting settings and navigating through the menus. The Primus IQ uses a dial and one button to...
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  • Trailer Wiring Recommendation for a 2011 Cadillac SRX
  • In order to determine if you can use Tow Ready Wiring Harness, # 118259, or Curt Wiring Harness, # 56096, you will need to check to see if your 2011 Cadillac SRX has the connection point. The connection point is located beneath the rear of the vehicle behind the bumper. I have included a link to the installation instructions that show what you will be looking for. If you find that connector on your SRX, you can use either harness, though the Tow Ready harness is longer. If you do not...
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  • Trailer Hitch Recommendation for a 2010 Mazda Speed 3
  • The Hidden Hitch Trailer Hitch, # 60258, is designed for sedan models so it will not fit the MazdaSPEED model. But we do have hitch options that are listed as a fit for the 2010 MazdaSPEED 3. CURT lists trailer hitch # 11383, as a fit for the MazdaSPEED 3. I have included a link to the installation instructions for you and a link to a video showign a typical installation. The hitch comes with the proper ball mount, hitch pin and clip. If you plan on doing some towing, you can use ball...
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  • Trailer Wiring Recommendations for a 2010 Volkswagen Tiguan
  • There are two options for adding trailer wiring to your 2010 Volkswagen Tiguan. First, you can use Upgraded Heavy Duty Modulite Circuit Protected Vehicle Wiring Harness with Install Kit, # 119190KIT. I have included a link to the installation details and a video showing a basic installation below. You could also use Curt PWM Powered Converter - Stop/Tail (ST) -Circuit Protected, # C56200KIT. I have included links to the installation details and a video of an installation below. Your...
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  • How to Charge a Trailer Battery While Towing a Tear Drop Trailer with a 2002 Volvo v70XC
  • If your trailer has a 7-Way connector, then it either already has electric brakes or is set up for electric brakes. Either way, you would not want to use the pin and wiring for the electric brake to charge a battery because it is too small a gauge for this application. A 7-Way connector already has a pin for a 12 volt accessory. If you are looking at the face of the trailer side 7-Way, it is in the 11 oclock position. This wire is only large enough to maintain a battery but will not charge...
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  • How Thick Is The Metal of Square Tubing On The Hidden Hitch Trailer Hitch # 60834
  • I contacted our representative at Hidden Hitch about the Hidden Hitch Trailer Hitch, part # 60834. The representative at Hidden Hitch informed me that the thickness of the tubing for part # 60834 is 3/16 inches. The arms of the hitch that connect to the frame of the vehicle are 1/2 inch thick. This is a Class I hitch and is intended for light duty use as it has a tongue weight capacity of 200 lbs. Part # 60834 includes a drawbar, pin and clip. If you plan to do light towing, you may...
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  • What is the Correct Trailer Wiring Harness for a 2010 Mercedes GLK350
  • The correct wiring harness for a 2010 Mercedes GLK350 is Curt PWM Wiring Harness, # 56200. It contains in put signals for right turn signal, left turn signal, and a combined brake and tail light circuit. Part # 119176KIT is configured differently and will not work with your vehicle. You will also need the wiring kit, # 55151. I have included a link to the installation instructions and a video showing a typical installation for you to view.
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  • Selecting Hitch and Wiring For 2002 Mercedes ML320
  • Two of our most popular hitches for your 2002 Mercedes ML320 are Hidden Hitch part # 87469 and Draw-Tite part # 75087. These are also the strongest. We do not have an installation video for one of these vehicles yet, however, I will include links to the .pdf instruction files. These are the same instructions that come with the hitch. There are also some helpful pictures towards the bottom of the product page. There is no custom fit harness for your ML320. If you do not have a 4-pole...
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  • Parts Needed to Install an Electric Trailer Brake Controller on a 2007 Nissan Titan or Frontier
  • If you have a 2007 Nissan Titan or Frontier and the truck has a factory installed 7-Way trailer connector all you will need is the brake controller and vehicle specific wiring harness. I recommend going with a proportional brake controller that engages the trailer brakes in proportion to how much the truck is breaking. This will reduce wear and tear on the truck and trailer and make for safer braking situations. For a proportional controller with wiring harness, I recommend the Tekonsha...
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  • Recommended 7-Way Trailer Connector Wiring for a 2001 Volvo V70
  • To install a matching 7-Way connector on your 2001 Volvo V70 wagon, you would first need to install a 4-Way connector. I would recommend using modulite hardwire kit # 119179KIT, which includes all necessary items to install the 4-Way connector on your vehicle, and features a circuit protected powered converter to protect your vehicle wiring from overload. You would need to use the included circuit tester to test the wires behind your vehicle tail lights for function. I would have...
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  • Availability of a Trailer Wiring Diagram for a 2012 Honda Goldwing and 1999 Escapade SE Trailer
  • Wiring your motorcycle to tow your motorcycle trailer will require some testing and investigation of the lighting configuration on your trailer. First, check the lights on your 1999 Escapade SE trailer. If the trailer has separate lights or bulbs for the turn and stop lights then the trailer will have a 5 wire connector. In this case you will need to contact Honda for wiring for the trailer, that will protect the motorcycles circuitry. If the trailer has combined stop and turn signals...
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