Use your towed car's signal lights without tapping into its wiring. This self-contained wiring kit bypasses your vehicle's electrical system, eliminating any concerns over violating the manufacturer's warranty. Lowest Prices for the best Tow Bar Wiring from Roadmaster. Roadmaster Tail Light Wiring Kit with Bulbs part number RM-155 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Roadmaster Tail Light Wiring Kit with Bulbs

Roadmaster Tow Bar Wiring

(55 reviews)


Code:   RM-155

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Roadmaster Tow Bar Wiring - RM-155

Use your towed car's signal lights without tapping into its wiring. This self-contained wiring kit bypasses your vehicle's electrical system, eliminating any concerns over violating the manufacturer's warranty.


Features:

  • Lets you use your towed vehicle's brake, running and signal lights without tapping into its wiring
  • Bypasses towed car's electrical system completely - wiring is routed beneath the car
  • Works via independent plugs and sockets mounted inside the tail lights
  • Maintains manufacturer's warranty on towed car by avoiding any involvement with its electrical system
  • Overall measurement of bulb: 2-1/4"
    • Length of bulb from flange to top of bulb: 2"
  • Includes all necessary wiring, 2 lights, 2 sockets, zip-ties and instructions
  • Made in the USA


Note: Towed car must have enough room inside the tail light lens housing for an extra bulb and socket.



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Video Transcript for Roadmaster Tow Bar Wiring RM-155 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at part number RM-155. This is the road master taillight wiring kit with the included sockets and bulbs. This kit is going to let you use your toed vehicles, brake, running and signal lights without taping into the vehicle wiring. Please note, to get this installed your toed vehicle must have enough room inside the tail light lens housing for an extra bulb and socket assembly. The size hold that you're going to need in order to get the socket mounted in the taillight housing is going to be one inch in diameter. You can use a one inch hole saw or a rotary cutting tool to make that hole. When you're installing this your wiring is going to be routed beneath the vehicle.

It's going to come with the protective wire loom, you're going to get three feet of this loom to protect certain areas of the wiring from sharp edges. All you have to do is simply cut the length that you need and fit if over your wires to protect the wiring from those sharp areas. This unit does maintain the manufacturers warranty on toed vehicles by avoiding any involvement, whether it's a logical system, the overall measurement of the bold measuring from the very base to here at the end of the lens, that's going to give us a measurement of about two in one quarter of an inch. Measuring from the flanks to the top of the bulb is going to be about two inches and the bulb type that this system uses 1157. It's going to include all the necessary wiring. You're going to get a harness right here, this is going to be 30 feet long, it's got the dust caps on the connectors and this is going to be your female connectors on both sides.

You're going to get the 30 feet long wiring. You're also going to get the six foot long wiring, again wiring connectors. They're going to be your main lenses, it's going to be the hardest it runs in between the back of the RV and the toed vehicle. You're going to get three feet of half inch split loom, you're going to get the two lights and the sockets, you're going to have about eight inches of wiring coming out the back of the sockets, you're going to get all necessary connectors. You're going to get the blue connectors for single wire connections, these are your butt connectors. You're going to get yellow butt connectors for two wire connections and you're going to get a small ring terminal to make your ground connection.

You're going to get zip ties to tidy up any wires underneath the vehicle and you're going to get the included instructions. These are going to walk you through the installation process step by step. The kit is made in the USA. Now when it comes to the installation you will need to gain access to the back of both taillight assemblies. You're going to need to find a suitable location to mount the bulb and socket inside the tail light housings. The bulb socket must be installed underneath red lenses and it must at least be a quarter inch clear between the bulbs and the lenses.

You'll need to drill out that one end circular hole through the back of the taillight housings. Right here around the flange it's going to have spring loaded taps that encircle the socket, you'll need to bend those outward slightly, snap the bulb into the hole that you just drilled and that's going to provide the nice tight fit that we need to make sure these don't vibrate loose and come out of the taillight housing. Then you're going to need to attach one end of the 30 foot harness at the front of the vehicle for connecting the URV, at the other end of the 30 foot harness you can cut off the connector. This is going to be the end that's going to run to the back of the vehicle, that's the taillight assemblies for connecting the end of the bulb and socket wiring. Again you're going to route the wiring beneath the vehicle and you can use the included zip tires just to straight the wires up and out of the way. Then you would use the included butt connectors to attach the electrical harness to the taillights, you will need to reinstall everything, make your ground connection and clean up your installation and then you're going to be ready to connect your six foot wiring harness between the plug at the front end of the vehicle and the back of your URV. Again, instructions are included, very detailed, they're going to walk you through the entire installation process step by step. That's going to do it for our review of part number RM-155. This is the road master taillight wiring kit with the bulb and sockets.




Customer Reviews

Roadmaster Tail Light Wiring Kit with Bulbs - RM-155

Average Customer Rating:  4.4 out of 5 stars   (55 Customer Reviews)

Use your towed car's signal lights without tapping into its wiring. This self-contained wiring kit bypasses your vehicle's electrical system, eliminating any concerns over violating the manufacturer's warranty.


- RM-155

by: robertbenita06/30/2013


Found this item was wired with the brake lights for the brown wires and turn/running lights for colored wires and this fact kept me from getting this done very rapidly. Once identified, went together really nicely and actually grounded to frame for higher light output. I upgraded 3 wire into 2 wire converter with "Roadmaster Brite-lite 3 to 2 Wiring Converter" and they are as bright as the lights already in the housing. Except for that wiring issue, it would have been excellent. As to performance after install, great. Customer service was nice from Roadmaster as well. Did receive a call back message from etrailer a couple days later. 86819





Comments

Continues to work as it should! Very pleased with end product after installation by myself and continue to be happy every time I hook up since! Nice item! And customer service...Well they checked back with me a year later to see if I needed anything. How is that for the best customer service around! A

robertbenita - 06/30/2014

5213

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by: Christopher S.08/23/2015


I purchased this wiring kit for use in my 1999 Mazda Miata. I did not want to cut into the OEM wiring harness, even using the diode method to safeguard the system. I felt that the fully separate wiring harness was more to my way of thinking for getting my car ready to tow. I did not follow the included instructions that said to run the flat 4 wiring beneath the car, zip tying it along the way free of the exhaust and moving parts. I ran it through the firewall, beneath the dash, under the center console, and under the carpeting back into the trunk area. I then installed the bulb holders as instructed in my OEM Miata taillight fixtures. I am happy to have all the wiring up and out of the way of potential road hazard damage, as well as the hot and/or moving parts beneath the car. It works perfectly, and I am glad that I purchased this kit, and also that I decided to install it the way I felt best to do so. It took much longer my way, but I'll never have to mess with it again. 221250






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by: Joel08/16/2014


Good instructions. Everything need is included for 4flat connections. One bulb socket arrived with the ground (black) wire loose in the bag. The solder joint had failed. Resoldered but had to remove the other wires and rubber insert from the bulb socket to avoid melting. Not a shining example for Roadmaster. 147006





Comments

no issues, working as expected

Joel - 08/16/2015

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by: Frank S.05/25/2013


Great idea. After years of towing with magnetic lights now all I have to do is plug it in, and I'm done. The kit kit comes with more parts and wire than I needed and was simple to install on my 2010 JK. 81930





Comments

Thanks Patrick. It works so well I forgot I had it.

Frank S - 06/27/2014

5132

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by: Scott D.11/12/2014


Overall, pretty happy with this product. I found the quality of the product to be very good. I was lucky in that I own the same year and model car as in the installation video on the etrailer.com website, so following along was fairly easy. It took my 15 year old son and I about 2 hours to install. Most of that was trying to run the cable underneath the car, which is very low to the ground even when jacked up. I would have preferred to run the cable through the interior, but was not able to locate an adequate entry point into the cabin. Overall, installation is pretty straight forward. It might be more difficult for vehicles who's entire light fixture can not be removed. The product works great and as expected. 160603






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by: Brad11/09/2012


Arrived in perfect condition and very quickly (3 Days) for reg. shipping. Thanks much. 59116





Comments

After a year of use there have been zero problems, It was easy to install . Great product. Installed on 2013 Kia Soul. Thanks again.

Brad - 05/10/2014

4054

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by: Jorn V.11/25/2014


I knew I didn't want to deal with magnetic lights for towing my Jeep behind the RV so I purchased this Roadmaster kit. I was a little apprehensive since I have virtually no knowledge with electricity. However, installation of this kit on my 2002 Jeep Wrangler was a breeze! It took me (by myself) about 3 hours of working slowly (to make sure I wasn't cutting the wrong wire!) and frequently checking the installation video on this website. The most difficult thing included in the installation is to make two holes to fit the bulbs; for this you'll need to probably go out and buy a hole saw from HD or Lowe's. Great product, easy installation! 162459






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by: Pittsburgh03/10/2014


Easy install, work great! Wire connectors could be better. 120129





Comments

All is well, Thanks Patrick!

Pittsburgh - 03/23/2015

10257



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by: R Phares06/15/2015


I purchased a rm-155 wire and bulb set-up to install in my 2015 jeep rubicon unlimited hard rock. I could not get confirmation that it would fit .I took a chance and purchased it. It was a perfect fit.I ran the wires around the passenger side of the engine and thru the floor plug and followed the wire loom to the right rear and down the rubber plug following the wires to tail light.I then crossed over to the left tail light by drilling thru the foam and plastic plug at the bottom of the taillight chamber. 203535






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by: Ron M07/11/2013


Very simple to install. I had plenty of room for another bulb. One downside was the 1inch hole they have you drill is not large enough for the bulb to go thru so I had to ream the hole a little. 88844





Comments

I had the same problem with the 1 hole saw that I used. After measuring with a micrometer, I found that the bulb is about .975 and the hole saw was only about .955. I reamed the hole with a 1 spade bit and the bulb went right in.

comment by: cdouglas - 03/19/2014


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Thanks for the info!

Patrick B - 3/21/2014




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by: Dane06/15/2015


It eas a bit more complicted to install than I had expected. Could benefit from a more through set of instructions. I installed the harness on a 2003 Jeep Wrangler, and had to fabricate several metal fittings due to aftermarket products previously installed on the Jeep. Overall I am satisfied with the product. 203454






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by: Jeff Shaeffer10/22/2013


I ordered tow light kit RM155 for my Jeep Wrangler so we can tow it behind the motorhome. The kit was shipped imeadiately after my order was placed,and was at my doorstep within 5 working days. The installation was easy,the instructions were easy to follow. I couldn't be happier with the Quality and service. 104785






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by: Glyn L04/29/2015


Fast delivery and received exactly as ordered. Just installed it today and it was very easy to do by just following the instructions packaged with it. I have received and used other parts from this supplier and have always been totally satisfied with all aspects of the purchases. 188809






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by: Steven Hosford07/22/2011


I ordered a (tow) brake system and wiring kit for my Jeep GC to facilitate towing this vehicle behind my motorhome. The service was great, delivery was quick, and the products were as advertized with no suprises. I would certainly buy from these folks in the future. 19857






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by: KENNY G.02/21/2011


JUST A SHORT NOTE TO CONFIRM THAT I HAVE RECEIVED THE BASEPLATE AND WIREING HARNESS FOR MY TOW VEHICLE! THE SERVICE WAS FANTASTIC, AS WAS THE PRICE! I WILL DO BUSINESS WITH ETRAILER WHENEVER I NEED THE PRODUCTS YOU SELL. THANKS AGAIN KENNY 7532






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by: Mike04/12/2011


Works as advertized. Easy install...just make sure you have 2 inches between your exsisting bulb and the kit bulbs. Not enough wire though....I had to go buy a 6' lenght to run from taillight to taillight. Hence the GOOD rating. 11557






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by: wiring kit06/17/2013


enough wire to complete the job on a Wrangler, Followed the Blue Ox drill reccomendation from the mount plate and worked perfectly. Maybe a little pricie for what you get but its all together. 84968






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by: Danny M.06/20/2014


On the 2014 jeep wrangled, the lenses are one piece sealed so there isn't a good way to drill the hole because if you make it big enough for the bulb to fit through, the socket is loose. 136722






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by: Kim P.01/20/2015


This kit really simplifies wiring tail lights on a vehicle that will be towed. No cutting into the vehicle's wiring and adding isolation diodes. Very functional and easy to install. 170597






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by: Bill R.05/15/2014


etrailer is simply the BEST. The Roadmaster Universal Wiring Kit Product is excellent and simple to install thanks to the great instructions and etrailers how to video is right on. 130802






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by: Larry H.10/13/2013


Hard to install on 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee as it is very difficult to determine where to drill so you have clearance and don't drill in to something vital. 103638






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by: Dan L07/01/2015


Took 90 Min to install after watching the video. Installed on 2013 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sarah and connected to Winnebago Adventurer. No problems at all. 208730






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by: John G.03/05/2011


received very fast and the instructions with the kit were very easy to understand. Making the wiring job of my dinghy easy and simple. Thank You 8531






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by: Bob G.03/25/2011


Roadmaster products are all very well made and have excellent instructions and are easy to install.....very good products with great customer service. 10373






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by: Allen G.03/05/2013


I haven't installed the kit yet but it looks good. I did install the base plate I ordered from you. It went together will. Thanks a lot, Allen 69030






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by: Mike05/02/2011


Easy install with very good instructions. The wiring did run short and I had to go purchase and extra 10 feet of wire to run between lights. 12669






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by: Ken04/13/2013


Perfect product for my needs. Going to be fun just installing it! Great product and GREAT SERVICE from etrailer.com. Thanks again! 75792






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by: Kerry St Piere07/19/2012


Easy installation but wire was too short had to purchase more. Over priced for what you get. Lights are not as bright as expected. 48538






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by: Glen B02/02/2011


Excellent service and right on. Needed it quick and got it fast without asking for special delivery. Thanks, Happy Customer 6548






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by: Wire harness08/12/2014


You save me a lot of time .. instead of making my own harness, I can readily install a etrailer harness made for my vehicle 146286






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by: Mike V.03/23/2013


Good directions, straight-forward installation. Quality of bulb sockets is average, but rest of kit is highy quality. 72098






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by: Larry08/26/2014


Product arrived promptly. Installation was simple. The hardest part was running the wire inside the frame rail. 148717






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by: Steve11/05/2014


Simple installation, and much easier than messing with magnet lights. Video instructions were spot on! 159368






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by: Thomas T.08/05/2013


it take a little longer for me to installed light, but I like it. I will highly recomment this product. 93362






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by: Dan M.03/16/2015


All the parts needed in one package and the video regarding installation was extremely helpful 178535






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by: Louis E.07/16/2012


Everything I ordered was shipped and I have already wired our Yaris for our RV lights to work. 48152






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by: Fred W.06/23/2015


Easy to install, all parts needed were there, video helped greatly, workers great. 206695






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by: Fred W.06/23/2015


Easy to install, all parts needed were there, video helped greatly, workers great. 206694






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by: jim p11/01/2014


Super quick shipping quality product. I will buy from them in the future. 158741






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by: Jim S.06/22/2014


Very good product. Fast shipping. Excellent company to do business with. 136972






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by: sam s.08/20/2012


Worked great with all parts needed to do the job easy install 52328






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by: Larry H11/18/2014


Excellent service, good follow up, reccomend them highly. 161683






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by: Mick M06/16/2013


Awesome response delivery time, product just as ordered. 84850






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by: Kelly05/18/2015


Relatively simple to install and it works great. 194023






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by: Bill B12/08/2014


everything I needed to hook up my tow l ights. 163584






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by: Steve N07/18/2011


Worked just as advertised...very please d! 19673






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by: Russ07/27/2012


Great price and fast delievery. Thanks 49624






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by: Paul Southwick04/08/2015


Product was perfect, great packaging 184033






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by: Billy Smith02/25/2011


Everything I need. Excellent seller. 7881






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by: Clayton03/16/2015


Excellent service and product 178533




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  • I pulled up a copy of the owners manual for a 2014 Fiat 500L and found that the manual transmission vehicles are okay to flat tow as long as you put the vehicle in neutral. You need to check your owners manual to double check this. The first component you will need to flat tow your vehicle is a base plate kit. For that I would recommend the Roadmaster Base Plates # RM-522014-5. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental...
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  • Base Plates, Tow Bar, and Accessories to Flat Tow a 2012 Subaru Outback Wagon
  • The Roadmaster base plates, # 920-1, will fit the 2012 Subaru Outback Wagon. But, if you have an automatic all-wheel drive model, you can only tow the vehicle on a trailer. Make sure to consult your owners manual to determine the specifics on how the vehicle should be towed. The base plates will install very similar on a 2012 as they do on a 2011. All manual transmission models can be flat towed. If you find that you can flat tow your Subaru, you will need a few more items. You will...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2011 Ford Fiesta With a 35 ft. Fleetwood Bounder Gas
  • For your 2011 Ford Fiesta, you will need several items to complete a flat towing setup. The first item will be a base plate kit. The Roadmaster EZ2 Base Plate Kit, item # 524425-1 is the correct kit for the 2011 Fiesta. You will then need a tow bar to attach to the base plates on the Fiesta and to the Bounder. If your motor home has a receiver hitch, I would recommend the RoadMaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar, item # RM-520. If you have a hitch ball on the back of your RV, I would recommend RoadMaster...
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  • Need Replacement Parts for Roadmaster Even Brake 9400 Supplementary Braking System # RM-9400
  • Flat-towing a vehicle behind a motor home requires several components. Those are a motor home-mount tow bar, a compatible vehicle base plate kit (which you have on order for your Wrangler Unlimited, part # 1432-1), safety cables, tow bar wiring (to operate the tail lights on the toad) and the supplementary braking system, such as the Roadmaster Even Brake 9400 that you have. The linked article covers each of these in detail. The Roadmaster Second Vehicle Kit you reference, part # RM-98400,...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2012 Chevrolet Sonic
  • Before you begin flat towing your new 2012 Chevrolet Sonic, you will want to verify a few things first. If your vehicle has a 1.4 Liter engine and an automatic transmission, then it cannot be flat towed and must be towed using a tow dolly, like part # RM-2000-1. If it has a 1.4L engine and a manual transmission, or has a 1.8L engine and is automatic or manual, then you can flat tow your vehicle. The items that you will need to flat tow your vehicle are a tow bar, base plate kit, wiring...
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  • Will The Roadmaster Base Plate Kit # 1432-1 Fit My 2011 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4x4
  • I would first recommend checking your owners manual or with the Jeep dealer on the proper procedure for towing the vehicle. Some vehicles might need to be equipped with a transmission lube pump, an axle disconnect, drive line disconnect or free-wheeling hubs before they can be towed. As long as your Roadmaster Stowmaster 5000 Tow Bar has a crossbar that goes across from one attachment point to the other, the Roadmaster Base Plate Kit # 1432-1, will work and is a fit for your 2011 Jeep...
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  • Recommended Items For Flat-Towing 2012 Toyota Tacoma With RV With Hydraulic Brakes
  • There are 5 items you need when you flat-tow a vehicle behind your RV. You need base plates, a tow bar, safety cables, lighting for the towed vehicle and most states now require a supplemental brake system. You said you have the RoadMaster Falcon 2 Tow Bar, part # RM-520. The base plates I recommend is the Roadmaster XL Base Plate Kit, part # 1175-1. The drawbars are easily removed when you are not towing the Tacoma. The safety cables I recommend are the Roadmaster Coiled Safety...
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  • Wiring Harness to Flat Tow a 2015 Jeep Wrangler Behind a Motor Home
  • The bulb and socket kit # RM-155 is not confirmed as a fit for the 2014 or 2015 Jeep Wrangler so you would not want to use it. Since you do not want to splice into the vehicle wiring I recommend using TrailerMate kit # TM781124. It just plugs in line with the vehicle tail light wiring. No drilling, cutting, or splicing required to the vehicle wiring. I have linked a video showing installation for you. The only other way to bypass the vehicle completely is to use a magnetic kit such as...
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