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Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable w/ Plunger Pin - 4' Long

Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable w/ Plunger Pin - 4' Long

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Replace the cable on your trailer breakaway device with this durable, coiled cord. No more dragging or fraying. No need to wrap cable around your trailer frame. Includes plunger pin. Fits most pin-style systems. 1-636-306-4830 to order Fastway accessories and parts part number FA80-01-2204 or order online at Free expert support on all Fastway products. Great prices and Fastest Shipping for Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable w/ Plunger Pin - 4' Long. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
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Fastway Accessories and Parts - FA80-01-2204

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Replace the cable on your trailer breakaway device with this durable, coiled cord. No more dragging or fraying. No need to wrap cable around your trailer frame. Includes plunger pin. Fits most pin-style systems.


  • Coiled design keeps breakaway cable from dragging on the ground
    • No frayed ends
    • No need to loop cable around trailer tongue
  • Nearly universal fit - works as replacement cable for Fastway, Bargman and most other pin-style trailer breakaway systems
    • Plunger pin included
  • Included carabiner makes it easy to clip cable to your tow vehicle
  • High-strength cable is made of woven steel
  • UV-protective coating boosts durability and is scratch resistant


  • Length: 4'
  • Limited 30-day warranty

80-01-2204 Fast Way Zip Trailer Break Away Cable with Pin - 4'

Video of Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable w/ Plunger Pin - 4' Long

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Video Transcript for Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable with Plunger Pin Review

Hi, I'm Shane with Today we're going to be taking a look at the Fastway breakaway pin replacement pin and coiled cord for your breakaway switch on your trailer. It's going to be a replacement for your damaged or missing breakaway pin, breakaway switch pin. You can see here, our vehicle end broke off. What's going to separate this one from the other one, you can see we have a coiled cord. One, it's going to pull this pin out much faster.

Two, we're not going to have to worry about this dragging the ground. You can see, we don't have a coiled side on this. So when this is hanging on the vehicle, if it's longer than what it needs to be, this can get caught on stuff, where this coiled one is going to give you a straight line pull. It's going to pull this pin out much quicker as I mentioned before. Again, it's going to be a direct replacement for your damaged or missing pin.

Just like that.Another thing that's going to separate this one apart from your replacement or missing one is on the cable kind, like this, it's just going to have a loop side like this that you have to hook somewhere on the vehicle. With this one, we actually have a nice thick, locking hook on it. So we know this isn't going to be damaged. You just want to make sure when hooking this up to your vehicle, you don't hook it to your chains. You don't hook it to anything else.

You make sure you hook it to your hitch itself. It's going to be a universal fit. So it's going to fit on most breakaway switches. The cable itself is going to have a coating. So we're not going to have to worry about snagging our fingers or anything like that, that you would normally get with a wired cable.

Again, I'm Shane with That's going to do it for a look at the Fastway, zip coiled, breakaway cable with plunger pin..

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Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable w/ Plunger Pin - 4' Long - FA80-01-2204

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (303 Customer Reviews)

Replace the cable on your trailer breakaway device with this durable, coiled cord. No more dragging or fraying. No need to wrap cable around your trailer frame. Includes plunger pin. Fits most pin-style systems.


Great product and will work on two of my trailers


Definately going to work out perfect for my application, do your homework first and make sure its the right length and that the carabiner will fit where you are clipping it


This coiled cable is so much easier to use than the wire our emergency brake switch came with. No tangles and so slipping around the safety chains


As always I recieved my merchandise in a timely manner,ans it was exactly what it was advertised to be. I have purchased a couple thousand dollars of etrailer parts and I am always very satisfied whith their service and the very courteous and helpful staff they employ. I will continue to buy all my trailer needs from etrailer in the future.Thanks so much.


I didn't work as expected. It was the wrong type to fit into my breakaway switch. I wish they were of a standard type.
I will be using it in the future with a compatible switch on another trailer.

This item is compatible with most but not all breakaway systems.
-- Etrailer Expert Mike L - 06/21/2019
Never used it. It may be used some day.
jim888 - 06/20/2020


Very simple item all trailers should have - complements safety cables like C80176 - Replaced both the original safety chains and breakaway cables on two new trailers. The convenience is well worth it.........


Replaced the standard cable with this one. Really like that it has a carabiner instead of a simple loop, doesn't dangle close to the road, and has a high visibility protective coating.
It's much less likely that I would forget to disconnect it, which is why I needed to replace the original in the first place!


The product is as expected, but the service from etrailer was not so good. Need improvement in shipping


The Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable was exactly what I needed to replace the standard breakaway cable which started to become worn. This cable should stay completely out of the way for as long as I own this trailer.


Still working perfectly after a year and untold miles. Great product


Excellent product, I was worried about it fitting but it was a perfect match to my brake module. My second time getting this, the first one is going on 3 years with no issues.


Great product! Much better than having a steel cable hanging loosely between the trailer and tow vehicle. Easier to attach to the tow vehicle as well. A simple solution to correcting this issue.


Just as described, great product. At full extension (4'), it's tight, so make sure it is the appropriate length for your application.


Everything was as it should be.
is a reliable company to purchase your trailering needs from.
This is my second time and I am very pleased.


Great product! Don't have to worry about wrapping up breakaway cable to prevent dragging the ground anymore!


A little too short for use on my 5th wheel hitch. I have yet to try it.


just what I needed , now the breakaway cable will not drag again. Thanks


I only recently became aware of this product. It's GREAT. The common and origional cable is difficult to route to prevent dragging on the ground and, remain free to function properly. I wish all manufacturers would supply this cable as standard equipment.


So much better than a loose fitting cable. Well made and I think the only way to go!


all items ordered were of excellent quality.will definitaly order from etrailer again.also excelent customer service.


Much nicer than the original flimsy wire.

Wish they had used an aluminum carabiner to save weight (hangs low enough that it might drag), and to avoid the rust that eventually will happen.


Awesome service and part was the same as manufacturer. Trailer back in service in less than a minute!


Worked as described. Having a clip on makes using the break away very convenient.


Love the construction of the cable and how it is coiled up to avoid dragging on the road. Perfect fit into our Bargman braking device.


Thank you for the fast service and deli very

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See what our Experts say about this Fastway Accessories and Parts

  • Installation of Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable
    Yes, the Fastway Zip Coiled Breakaway Cable # FA80-01-2204 has the pin that inserts into the switch. When you pull the pin out of the breakaway system it will engage the brakes. Then after inserting the new pin they will disengage. Doing this with the trailer plugged into the truck can cause a back feed to the brake controller and possibly damaging it. So make the switch with the trailer disconnected from the truck. When towing you'll connect the cable to your tow vehicle using the...
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  • Can the Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable # FA80-01-2204 be Used for a 5th Wheel
    Since the Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable # FA80-01-2204 is basically a universal fit I don't see any reason why you couldn't use it for a 5th wheel application.
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  • Correct Length of Breakaway Cable for my Artic Fox 22G
    Basically in some towing setups when you make a sharp turn you can as you said stretch the cable going to the breakaway switch with the 48" standard length breakaway cable. If it were to be pulled to much during a turn it could pull out of the breakaway switch and cause you trailer brakes to lock up. If you are experiencing any tension on that cable at all during turns switch to the Fastway Zip Coiled Trailer Breakaway Cable part # FA80-01-2206 this is 6' long and will help to ensure you...
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  • Coiled Cable and Pin for Tekonsha 2010 Breakaway Switch
    The correct part for your Tekonsha 2010 Breakaway Switch is the Replacement Cable and Nylon Pin Assembly for 2010 Breakaway Switch # 2010-A. Though this pin and the Fastway # FA80-01-2204 are similar, the Fastway pin has ridges on top, so it is not a direct replacement. I've added a link to a video review of the Tekonsha for you to take a look at.
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  • Replacement Pin Recommendation for Fastway Weight Distribution System
    The only replacement pin I can recommend for a Hopkins breakaway kit is the part # HM20012. If you wanted the coiled design of the Fastway kit you'd need to replace the switch too with the part # FA80-00-2040 and you'd be set. While the pins aren't all universal between brands we've found that the switches are.
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  • Trailer Brake Breakaway Switch & Cable
    Since your travel trailer has onboard house batteries, the break away brake will be powered by those. To replace the breakaway switch and/or cable I recommend the Fastway # FA80-00-2040 which includes the tongue mounted switch. If you have the switch and only need the lanyard I recommend the Fastway # FA80-01-2204. I have this same line attached to my travel trailer. I like that the coiled line keeps it away from the ground and the large carabiener clip makes it each to hook on to the...
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