View Cart


Kia Sorento Trailer Wiring

change vehicle

Select Kia Sorento Year

Trailer Wiring

Custom fit Trailer Wiring for your:



Available Years for Trailer Wiring



Kia Sorento Trailer Wiring Harness

Make installing a trailer wiring harness on your Kia Sorento as easy as possible with a custom fit wiring harness from Draw-Tite, Curt, Pollak, Tow Ready, Bosal, or Hopkins. A custom kit will eliminate or reduce the need to cut and splice wires in your Kia Sorento while helping to protect sensitive electronics.




What our customers are saying:

I am very happy, pleased and impressed with the service I have received from you and your company. Never have I been so informed with an online purchase, nor have I had someone actually look out for me. I truly appreciate all of you help and I hope you have a wonderful Christmas! :)

Kristi

South Boston, VA


Wiring Adapter Fitguide



   Trailer Connectors and Adapters


   Wire and Wiring Accessories




Trailer Wiring Manufacturers






Kia Sorento Custom Fit Vehicle Wiring Videos

Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2003 Kia Sorento

Today on our 2003 Kia Sorento were going to be installing the Tow Ready T1 Vehicle Wiring Harness with a Four-Pole Flat Trailer Connector, part number 118307. Now to make things a little bit easier to get to the plug thats underneath the passenger side of the vehicle here were going to go ahead and lower the spare tire down out of the way. Now that weve got the spare tire removed down out of the way lets go ahead and point out the location that were looking for. Its right here over on the passenger side. This right here is the plug that well need to connect our new T1 Vehicle Wiring Harness in with. Were going to first need to remove the dust cap or cover thats on it currently. To do that well push in on the tab right here and gently pull outward on the cap. Well then take the wiring harness line it up and plug it back together.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2015 Kia Sorento

Today on our 2015 Kia Sorento, we'll be installing the Curt Custom Fit Vehicle Wiring Harness with 4-Pole Flat Trailer Connector, part number C56151. To begin our install, we'll first need to remove the underbody panel on the driver's side. The underbody panel here on the driver's side has four pushpin fasteners where we'll screw the center of the fastener out and then remove it. You may need to hold the outer portion of the fastener as you unscrew the center. Now once we have those four fasteners out, we'll set them aside for now and then we'll go ahead and pull the panel down. Now it's held in position with two pushpin fasteners going over metal studs that come through the bottom of the vehicle floorboard. A quick snap or pop will free them up. Now with the panel down and out of the way, we can see the two manufacturer's electrical connection points.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2007 Kia Sorento

Today, on our 2007 Kia Sorento, we'll be installing the Curt, T connector wiring kit, part number C56151. We've already gone ahead and lowered the spare tire out of the way to make the installation a little bit easier. This will get reinstalled after the installation is finished. According to the directions that come with the package, it says that you will locate the two wiring connections on the driver side of the vehicle. One this particular model, a 2007 Kia Sorento EX, the wiring location is actually on the passenger side as shown here. There are two different plugs that we'll be using. Both of the plugs have a fractured plug already installed on them to keep any dirt and debris getting in them.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2012 Kia Sorento

Today on our 2012 Kia Sorento, we will be installing the Curt T-Connector Vehicle Wiring Harness, part number C56163. We'll start our installation by gaining access to the back of the vehicle. Then we will need to remove both tail lights by removing the two screws that hold them in place. With the screws removed, we can remove the tail light. Just pulled the tail light straight back toward us, being careful not to break the alignment tabs. We can then disconnect the factory wiring harness from the tail lamp. Then we will set the tail light to decide. With the driver side done, we can now go to the passenger side of the vehicle and repeat that process. With The taillights out of the way, we now need to run the wires for our new wiring harness.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2011 Kia Sorento

Today on our 2011 Kia Sorento, well be installing the Curt T-Connector Vehicle Wiring Harness for factory tow package part number C56151. Now the factory tow connections are located at the driver side rear of the vehicle behind the driver side rear wheel. Theres two connection points that well be tying in the new connector. Well need to first remove the dust cap thats on both of the two connectors. Well do that by pushing in on their locking tab and gently pulling the covers off. Now this back one here, the locking tab is actually up on top so it might be a little hard to see. Well just squeeze in on top.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2014 Kia Sorento

Today on our 2014 Kia Sorento, we'll be installing the Curt T-Connector Vehicle Wiring Harness with 4-Pole Flat Connector, part #C56151. To begin our install, we'll first go ahead and get underneath the vehicle and locate the manufacturer's tow ports located on the driver's side behind the rear wheel. Once we've located them we'll need to remove the connector cover. We'll set it aside as it will not be reinstalled. We'll repeat the same process with our second connector. Now, with both wiring ports exposed, we can go ahead and take the Curt T-Connector and plug directly into the manufacturer's tow port. We'll give it a quick tug to make sure that it locked into place. Next we'll go ahead and we'll install the red 10-amp fuse into the fuse holder and then replace the cap. Now we'll mount the converter box. Once we adhere the adhesive to the converter box, we'll go ahead and remove the second side of the two-way adhesive and attach the converter box to a clean flat surface, preferably sheet metal.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2014 Kia Sorento

Today on this 2014 Kia Sorento, we're going to install part number 119147KIT and then we're also going to use part number 118151. Fist thing we're going to do is open up the back hatch. Then we're going to go ahead remove the tail lights. There are two screws we have to remove for each tail light. Remove the two and then we can pop it loose in the bodywork. Then we'll go ahead and disconnect the wire harness from the tail light. There's a small tab we have to push down and then we're going to go ahead and release it from the wiring harness.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2013 Kia Sorento

Today on our 2013 Kia Sorento well be installing the Curt T-Connector Vehicle wiring harness for factory toll package with a four-pull flat trailer connector, part number C56151. The two ports that well be plugging into the factory wiring harness are located here on the driver side rear. Well need to remove two dust covers, one from each of the plugs on the factory wiring harness before we can install our new Curt T-Connector Vehicle wiring harness.To remove each of the dust covers, simply pushing the locking tab and gently pull out. Now, were ready to plug our new Curt T-Connector in. Simply match up each of the plugs with the opposite side, and plug them in, making sure that we hear each of the locking tabs locked firmly into place. Now that we have each of the plugs connected, well go ahead and add our 10 amp fuse into the red fuse holder.Next, well need to go ahead and add our two-sided tape to the back of the converter box.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2014 Kia Sorento

Today on this 2014 Kia Sorento were going to install part number 118269 from Tow Ready. One thing you may want to note on this particular vehicle, it is easier to install the wiring first before you install the hitch. To start off our install, we need to get underneath the vehicle on the drivers side. Theres a plastic panel in the corner that we have to remove. There will be plastic fasteners at the very bottom that we have to remove. We can remove the center with a screwdriver, and then pull out the rest of the plastic rivet.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2012 Kia Sorento

Today on our 2012 Kia Sorento well be installing the Curt T1 four pole wiring connector, part number 53100. First note weve already gone ahead and lowered or removed the spare tire. This will give us more access underneath for running and routing our wires. Now well go ahead and open up the cargo door and remove the rear taillight assemblies. To do this there are two fasteners on each side. Well remove the fasteners and pop the taillights free being careful not to break the alignment tabs underneath.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2011 Kia Sorento

Today, on a 2011 Kia Sorento, were going to install part number 118506 from inaudible. First thing well do is were going to remove the two tail lights. Well remove two screws here and here. To disconnect the harness, first inaudible the right here, and pull the part. Well put those aside and repeat the same process over on the passengers side. The next thing well do is remove this plastic ring right here.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2005 Kia Sorento

Today we're looking at a 2005 KIA Sorento. We're going to install a Tow Ready T1 Connector, product number 118307. The first step in installing a new connector is locating the manufacturer's trailer wiring on the vehicle. The plug is mounted on the passenger's side frame rail between the frame rail and the spare tire. You can see in this application, the yellow which is the inside of the plug. Normally, there'll be a cap over this plug that you'll need to remove first.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2006 Kia Sorento

Today we are going to install part number 118307 from Tow Ready, and we are going to install this T-1 connector on a 2006 Kia Sorento. We are also going to be using part number 118144, 4-pole bracket, as part of this install. First we will install our bracket, and we will just install a couple of simple screws that come with the package. And then we will install our T-1 connector 4-pole harness into that. All right, the Sorento already has a port installed from the factory, so it is a simple matter of plugging the T-1 harness into this port right here. So you push down this button on top, and then take a screwdriver to catch the edge of it. It helps kind of get it started where you can pull it out.



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2005 Kia Sorrento

Today we are going to install part number 118307 on our Kia Sorrento, 2005 model. And we will show you how it plugs in. To install the part, it is a pretty simple device. There is an actual port for a towing package on the passengers side frame rail, right here. And all you have got to do, basically, is just pull off the cap. Push in this little button in and the cap comes out, and the T-1 connector actually just plugs right back in there. And at this point, you just route the T-1 however you want. Tie off the converter box in a safe location, and then just run your wires out to your hitch.













Stay Connected


Subscribe to email newsletter

Email  

privacy - we don't send unsolicited email






etrailer.com reviewsetrailer.com reviews

All images, layout and content copyright etrailer.com