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Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2010 Nissan Frontier

Speaker: Today on this 2010 Nisan Frontier, we're going to show you the Kurt 00:00:05 T-Connector Vehicle Wire Harness for a factory tow package, part number C56225. Let's go ahead and show you what comes with the part number. First off, you get this wire harness here which plugs into the factory tow package behind the bumper on a truck and it comes out four-pull 00:00:21 flat. It also comes with a cover for a four-pull 00:00:29 flat. It comes with a small hardware bag with some zip ties, this is the main wire harness right here; this actually gets installed up towards the front of the vehicle on the passenger side. This kit will fit in the blanks for the factory tow package; it's not existing on a truck right now. Let's go ahead and work with the wire harness inaudible 00:00:45 relays.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2010 Nissan Frontier - Curt

Today, in this 2010 Nissan Frontier, we're going to show the Curt Class 3 two-inch Receiver Hitch, part number 13241. All right, just what the hitch looks like once installed in the truck. Now we're kind of looking from the bottom up so you can see more of a construction of the hitch. First off, about three-quarters of it is hidden behind the bumper. You can see the last quarter just below the bumper. This is our two-inch receiver right here, has a finished collar around the edge of it for reinforcement.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2010 Nissan Frontier - Hidden Hitch

Today on this 2010 Nissan Frontier we're going to show you Part #87539. This is the Hidden Hitch Class III 2-inch receiver hitch. This is what the hitch looks like when it's installed in a truck. We're kind of looking at it from below, so you can see a little more of a hitch, but actually looking from the back, all you see is about half of the body of the hitch below the bumper. Most if it's covered up by the bumper. We take a look at the receiver, of course, that you need access to.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2010 Nissan Frontier - Draw-Tite

Today is 2010 Nissan Frontier we're going to show you part #75282. This is a Draw Type Max Frame Trailer Hitch Receiver. Now this is what the hitch looks like once installed in the truck. Now, looking at it from below, you can see a little more of the hitch, but actually looking from the back, all you see is about half of the body of the hitch below the bumper. Most of it's covered up by the bumper. We take a look at the receiver inaudible 00:22 if you need access to, has nice rounded finish on the collar. Now this also uses a hitch pin hole that's 5 inches each diameter.



Trailer Brake Controller Installation - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today, on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to install the Curt Venturer Brake Controller with Direct-fit Wiring Harness, Part #C51110 and C51382. Here's what our brake controller will look like once it's installed. If we hit the pedal or the manual sweep on the brake controller, you can see it lights up, and we have power to our brake controller. Then we can go ahead and plug in our trailer. You can see as power increases to the trailer braking, the bar goes up on our display. We can do that with the foot pedal or the manual slide. Here, on the top of the brake controller, is a slide switch that will allow you to increase or decrease the power going to your trailer braking.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to review and install the Tow Ready, Tow Package Wiring Harness with 7-blade Connector, part number 118266. Here's what our 7-blade connector will look like when it's installed. With our 7-blade installed and secured tightly, all we have to do is open up the door on our 7-blade connector, plug in our trailering or towing product so that we can send our truck signals back to the trailer. To begin our install, we first need to locate the manufacturer's tow package connectors. Now once we locate the manufacturer's tow port connectors, we need to remove the weather cap off of each end. To do that we'll press on the locking tab, pulling down, removing the cap. Now we can bring in our new 7-blade wiring harness and connectors, we'll take the matching connector to the manufacturer's tow port, plug them in, making sure that they lock in place.



Transmission Cooler Installation - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to install the Derale Series 8000 plate fin transmission cooler kit, part number D13502. Now to begin our install we're going to go ahead and remove the front grille. To remove the front grille we'll need to remove the multiple push pin fasteners that hold it in place. To remove the push pin fasteners we'll pry up on the center of the fastener and then remove it completely, just using a thin flat-bladed screwdriver. Now, behind the grille at the lower portion of it there are two more push pin fasteners, one on each corner. Go ahead and pry it free, then pull it out. Now with all our push pin fasteners removed, here along the bottom edge we just reach behind the front grille and gently pry it up on the six tabs to release them from the front bumper fascia.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2011 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2011 Nissan Frontier we're going to be installing the Tow Ready Replacement OEM Tow Package Wiring Harness. This is a seven-way plug, part number is 118267. This is a really simple, easy to do installation. As you can see mounted underneath the rear of the vehicle we're going to have a black plug and a gray plug. Typically they're going to have a little cap in them. For some reason those we're already removed. You just have to pull out the cap by pressing in on the tab located on each one and then just sliding it out. Once we have those out we'll just take our color-coded connectors and slide them right in being sure that we squeeze them all the way together and we hear a click.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2014 Nissan Frontier - Hidden Hitch

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to install the Hidden Hitch class three 2" receiver tube hitch, part number 87539. Now here's with our hitch will look like once it's installed. Just below the bumper we have access to our class three 2" by 2" receiver tube. Tucked up nice and neatly behind the bumper is our fully welded square crosstube for a nice solid construction. The finish on our hitch is a nice black powder coat and comes with a limited lifetime warranty. Next we'll go ahead and give you a couple measurements to assist you with selecting accessories for your new hitch. From the center of the hitch pinhole to the outermost edge of the bumper is 4".



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2014 Nissan Frontier - Draw-Tite

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we'll be installing the Draw-Tite Max-Frame class three 2" receiver tube hitch, part number 75282. Now here's with our hitch will look like once it's installed. Just below the bumper we have access to our class three 2" by 2" receiver tube. Tucked up nice and neatly behind the bumper is our fully welded square crosstube for a nice solid construction. The finish on our hitch is a nice black powder coat and comes with a limited lifetime warranty. Next we'll go ahead and give you a couple measurements to assist you with selecting accessories for your new hitch. From the center of the hitch pinhole to the outermost edge of the bumper is 4".



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2014 Nissan Frontier - Curt

Today in 2014 Nissan Frontier, we'll be installing the Curt Class 3 two inch receiver tube hitch, part number one three two four one. Here's a look at our hitch once it's installed. The only thing that's really visible here underneath the bumper is our two inch by two inch receiver tube, chain hold downs, and our pre-drilled pinhole for our five eighths hitch pin. Our hitch has a nice square cross tube with a fully welded design and a black powder coated paint coverage. This hitch is capable of 500 pounds of tongue weight and 5000 pounds of towing capability. If you add a weight distribution hitch, you can have up to 800 pounds of tongue weight and 8000 pounds of towing capability. Couple that with a limited lifetime warranty, it's a really nice product for our vehicle. Next, I'll go ahead and give you a couple measurements to assist you in selecting accessories for your new hitch. From the center of the hitch pin hole to the outermost edge of the bumper is four inches.



Thule Roof Rack Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Thule Traverse roof rack system. We're using the 58" square bars. These are part number THLB58. We've got the Traverse foot pack system; that part number is TH480. The fit kit that we're going to use today is part number THKIT1430. Now I've assembled three of the foot packs already. I just want to show you how to assemble the fourth one.



Thule Roof Rack Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system. We're using the 53" aero blades. Its part number is THARB53. We've got the Rapid Traverse foot packs, part number TH480R. The fit kit that we're going to show you how to install is part number THKIT1430. Now we've already installed three portions of the foot pack. They come with four clips and four pads.



Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Rhino Rack Mountain Trail. Now this is a fork clamp-style roof-mounted bike rack. The part number on this is RBC035. Now we've got our Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system that we've already installed so we're going to begin our test fit by bringing the black rubber-coated metal straps around the underside of our front load bar and placing the head of our carrier directly on top. We can then remove the black cover. This will give us access to the two indentions here that we need to fit our straps into. As you can see, my straps are a little bit short there so I'm just going to loosen up the hex head bolt there that's in the front.



Thule Truck Bed Bike Racks Review - 2013 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2013 Nissan Frontier, we'll be test fitting the Thule Gate Mate Tailgate Pad and Bike Rack for compact trucks, part number TH823. To begin our test fit, we'll go ahead and place the Thule Gate Mate directly onto our tailgate. When placing the Gate Mate onto out tailgate, we want to make sure that the Thule logo is at the bottom passenger side corner. We'll undo the flap so we can access our tailgate handle. We'll lower our tailgate just a little bit and bring the straps at the bottom of the Gate Mate around the underside of our tailgate towards the inside. With the straps fed through, we'll feed them through the buckles and cinch them down evenly. Before we tighten it all the way down, we want to make sure that the pad is centered evenly on the tailgate. Now we can make our way around and tighten down each strap.



Swagman Pick Up Truck Bed Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Swagman Pickup Bed Mounted Bike Rack. This is part number S64702. It has a 2 bike capacity and it's very simple to use. To begin our test fit, we first need to get our rough spacing down. The end that's here on the passenger side has an adjustable length arm and as you can see, it's got a wide range of adjustment, so it should fit just about any type of bed that you may have. We're going to place the padded connection point on that side and then we're going to bring out our arm on this side until it makes contact with the bed. We'll take a quick look, just to be sure we have it mounted into our bed squarely.



Rhino Rack MountainTrail Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Rhino Rack Mountain Trail. This is a fork clamp style roof mounted bike rack. This part number on this is RBC035. Now we've got our Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack System that we've already installed. We're going to begin our test fit by bringing the black rubber coated metal straps around the underside of our front load bar and place in the head of our carrier directly on top. We can then remove the black cover. This will give us access to the two indentations here that we need to fit our straps into.



RockyMounts PitchFork Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to do a test fit RockyMounts Pitchfork. This is a fork mount style roof mounted bike rack. Its part number is RKY0438. Now we've already got our Thule Traverse roof rack system that we've installed on our Frontier. We'll begin the test fit by placing the bike rack right up onto our load bars. We're going to remove the black cover, then our skewer. With these removed it's going to allow us to access the two hex head bolts.



Thule Truck Bed Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the 54 inch wide Thule Gate Mate, Tailgate Pad and Bike Rack, part number TH823. We'll begin our test fit by making sure that all of our straps are loosened. We'll want to rest this over the tailgate. Once we have it centered on our tailgate, we can open the flap here, that's going to give us access to the tailgate handle. We'll lower this down. We'll grab our straps and we'll want to fasten them around so any which way you can, I go right through here so that I can reach on the backside of the tailgate to grab the ones closest to the bed or closest to the edge of the tailgate, excuse me. We'll then fasten them through the straps. We're going to pull this tight, making sure we're taking any slack out.



Thule Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule Paceline Roof-Mounted Bike Rack part number TH527. We'll start our test fit by placing the rack on top of our vehicle. We're going to be test fitting this today on the Thule Rapid Traverse AeroBlade Roof Rack System. I'm going to go ahead and open the door just so I have a little bit more height to stand on the jam. Once you have this up here, we'll start by doing the front system here. What you're going to do, you have to have the front nose open to be able to open this back part. Let's go open that and get the T-bolt up from underneath of there. We then position this around.



Thule Flat Top Ski and Snowboard Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule Flat Top Ski and Snowboard Carrier. This has 6 ski or a 4 board capacity. The part number on it is TH92725. Now as you can see, we've already installed the front half of our carrier. It's just going to save us some time in showing you how this goes on our vehicle. I like to open the door here, just so as my slightly oversize belly presses up against the car I don't have to worry about my belt scratching it or anything like that.



Thule SUP Taxi Watersport Carriers Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, were going to be test fitting the Thule SUP Taxi. This is a standup paddle board carrier with a two-board capacity. The part number on it is TH810. As you can see, weve already installed the front half. Were going to move here to the rear load bar. We want to position it so that we have the end of the carrier that says Thule both positioned on the same side.



Thule Accessories and Parts Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule 44 inch fairing. This is designed to fit onto their square bar, load bar system, this part number is TH872XT. Now to begin our test fit, we just want to place our fairing up here onto the front roof line of our vehicle. This is going to help give us an idea where we need to position our clips around our bar. We'll take just a quick look to be sure we have it close to center, this doesn't have to be exact right now. Again, this is just to give us kind of a reference point for how our clips are going to go on. I'll put the two here on the driver side.



Thule Roof Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Speaker: Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Thule MOAB, that's M-O-A-B or short for Mother Of All Baskets. This is a rooftop cargo basket it's designed to mount on most factory or aftermarket rails. The part number on is TH690XT. Now we've already removed one bolt and wing nut from each of the four clamps, as you can see the lower portion is hanging down on all four of them. I always recommend removing the same bolt and wing nut from . or the wing nut and bolt from each of the same side, that way it's going to make it a little easier when we go to put it on.With those separated we're just going to grab the basket, place it right up on to the Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack System that we've already installed on the Nissan. Sometimes if you're tall enough you can just set them right up on the vehicle, in this case I like to just kind of work it over a little bit. Once we have the upper portions of our clamps sitting and resting right up on top of the load bars let's take a quick look to be sure we have it centered.



Thule Big Mouth Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today, on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule Big Mouth. This is a frame clamp style, roof mounted bike rack. Its part number is TH599XTR. We've already got our Thule Traverse roof rack system that's installed on the Frontier, so we're going to begin our test fit by placing our rack right up onto our load bars. At the front, as you can see, this one's already separated. We'll separate our clamps to where the lower portion is apart from our T bolts. We'll then move it so the T bolts come around the lower ...



Pro Series Roof Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, were going to test fitting the Pro Series Big Sky. This is a roof mounted cargo basket designed to fit on the wide variety of cross bars. Whether its the aero blade style, the square bars, the round bars, its going to fit a wide variety of them. The part number on the cargo carrier is PS63156. Now to begin our test fit, were going to place the basket right up into our roof rack system. As we do this, were going to want to position it as close as we can to our two down bars being centered over the top of the rail. As you can see, in this application in the front, Im going to have to be a little bit back.



Rola Roof Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Rola roof-mounted cargo basket. This is designed to fit on any of your either factory or after-market roof rack applications. Its part number is 59504. Now we've already got our Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system installed onto our Frontier so we'll begin our test fit by placing the cargo basket directly up onto our load bars. Now if you plan on talking this on and off quite a bit, this is one of the heavier baskets we have, so you might want to consider that before getting it. Now that we've got it up there, we're going to position our aeroblades directly under two of our bars that run parallel all the way across. That's going to help us keep it square, because the front of our aeroblades should be square, so we can see that. Then we'll take a quick look just to be sure we have it centered.



Kuat Sherpa Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Kuat Sherpa in black and chrome, part number S103. This is also available in gunmetal gray and orange, part number S101. Now this is a two bike platform style rack for inch and a quarter and two inch hitches. We'll begin our test fit by inserting the shank of the rack into the hitch on our vehicle. You'll want to watch for the hitch pin holes to line up. With those in line, we can take the included hitch pin lock and slide that through. We then want to click 00:00:49 the lock on the other side and tighten down the anti-rattle device here at the base of the rack.



Thule Sprint Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule Sprint. This is a fork mounted roof style bike rack. The part number on it, TH528. We've already got our Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack System that we've installed on the Frontier, so we'll begin our test fit by placing the rack right up onto the bars. We want our front foot pack to be sitting directly on top of our front and our rear pack foot pack will be sitting directly on top of our rear load bar. Now we'll bring the black rubber coated metal strap up around the underside, fit it up into the small indentations that are located here at the front and then we'll turn the black lever located here on the rear. We can start with our lever straight out. This is going to allow us to take out the slack pretty rapidly and when it gets a little bit tighter, we'll just cam it over into the lever position and continue tightening to get it torqued down.



Swagman Upright Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be testing fitting the swagman upright. This is a frame clamp style roof-mounted bike rack. Part number is s64720. We've already got our Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system installed onto the Nissan, so we'll begin our test fit by placing the rack right up onto the cross bar. At the front we're going to bring one of our metal u bolts around the underside of our bar. We'll fit it p through the head of our rack.











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