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3-Wire Pigtail for Optronics Trailer Lights - 3-Prong PL-3 Plug - 10" Lead

3-Wire Pigtail for Optronics Trailer Lights - 3-Prong PL-3 Plug - 10" Lead

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This 3-wire pigtail has a male plug on one end that pairs with the female connection on the back of your Optronics light. Color-coded wire lead is 10" long. Designed specifically for lights that provide stop, tail, and turn functions. Call 800-298-1624 to order Optronics accessories and parts part number A45PB or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Optronics products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for 3-Wire Pigtail for Optronics Trailer Lights - 3-Prong PL-3 Plug - 10" Lead. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
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Optronics Accessories and Parts - A45PB

  • Trailer Lights
  • Wiring
  • Plugs and Pigtails
  • Optronics
  • Three Wire Pigtail
  • Straight Pigtail
  • 10 Inch Long

This 3-wire pigtail has a male plug on one end that pairs with the female connection on the back of your Optronics light. Color-coded wire lead is 10" long. Designed specifically for lights that provide stop, tail, and turn functions.


Features:

  • Pigtail with 3-prong plug allows you to wire your Optronics light to your trailer
    • Designed specifically for use with Optronics stop/tail/turn lights, parking/turn lights, and warning lights
  • Male-pin, 3-prong PL-3 molded plastic plug connects to back of trailer light
  • 3-Wire pigtail
    • White wire for ground
    • Black wire for tail light
    • Red wire for turn signal
  • #10 Ring terminal on ground wire
  • 20-Gauge wire
  • Approximate wire length: 10"


dimensions of pigtail

Pigtail is a direct replacement for:

  • Uni Bond PT9180
  • Wesbar 729063
  • Truck Lite 94926-3
  • Grote 67000
  • Peterson 431-491
  • Bargman 40-00-003


A45PB Optronics PL-3 Straight 3-Wire Pigtail for Trailer Stop, Turn, and Tail Lights

Alternate part number: A-45PB




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3-Wire Pigtail for Optronics Trailer Lights - 3-Prong PL-3 Plug - 10" Lead - A45PB

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (276 Customer Reviews)

This 3-wire pigtail has a male plug on one end that pairs with the female connection on the back of your Optronics light. Color-coded wire lead is 10" long. Designed specifically for lights that provide stop, tail, and turn functions.

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I really like the bright back up lights. It does take a little extra work for the back up lights. - Sorry this pic doesn't show the backup/stop lights but this is the great little chuckwagon we put them on.



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Great product! My right brake/turn signal stopped working on my trailer, so I purchased a new ST70RB 6-1/2" oval trailer light, along with the wiring plug and grommet, installed them in about 30 min, and it works great! The package arrived quickly and was packed nicely. I found out my fuse was blown on my 2016 Traverse for the right trailer stop/turn signal, but that was most likely from the old light which I think was leaking. I didn't know there was a fuse just for that so I learned something new. I will definitely purchase trailer products again from etrailer.com!



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Was required with the light I bought. It worked well and made the install clean and it is easier to get to the wires.



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Lights they recommend use a grommet. Very hard to get light in grommet in bracket. I will probably be returning on light and grommet. I've tried everything short of using hammer to get light in grommet. Would have thought bolt/screw on light would have been recommended



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With the trailer lights you really need this PIG TAIL. You can make it work, but this is so much easier and is water proof. Picture is back side of the panel where the PIG TAIL is sticking threw. This will get coated with under coating when it all done. John



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I love shopping at Etrailer because it's easy to find products and the way products have measurements and video review makes everything easy. Plus the fast shipping is outstanding.


Comments
Dedicated ground wire will solve my problem.
Robert N - 10/05/2020


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I like the connectors, very reliable



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great pigtail plugin with ten feet lead



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Old lights gone . new lights in ,,,, much better. Thank you Rodger R for your help.. fast shipping too



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Excellent products shipped quickly. Great experience!



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The amber led lights I received were great and I installed them in the front of my 2002 Pontiac Firebird cuz I clipped another deer and ran over a raccoon in the same night and they took out my front lights again. So, rather than try to purchase an original set of turn signal and fog light assemblies along with the expensive bulbs, I converted it over to led and it is a great upgrade for an older car. The problem is that the three color coded wires came with no directions that told me which wire was ground, park, or turn. I had to figure it out as the color codes are different on my car. I would send a pic, but it is on my cellphone.



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does what it's supposed to do. looks and feels like a quality product. makes a secure connection.



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I called and spoke with Lisa D for a special order product that E-trailer needed to order directly from the manufacturer and have it added to their website, and Lisa D kept me updated every step of the way. She got the products order and shipped with a very quick turn around time, which was great b/c I couldn't find any company that could assist me with ordering the lights that i wanted. Very pleased with E-Trailer and Lisa D.



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Working well the trailer is parked out in the weather all year and the grommets are not hard of cracking



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Ordered replacement lights for my trailer turn brake running light went with the led replacement car incandescent and they fit perfectly. I also ordered the rubber grommet part and it was perfect as well. I did order the wiring but did not use yet in my tool kit. Service was great as was the follow up. Great job folks as an avid fisherman with no time to mess around this was a great experience! Thank you I will use you and recommend strongly! Jim



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etrailer once again knocked it out of the park once again with quality and customer service!!!



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LED lights are the way to go. The reflective marker lights are great for times when the lights aren't on yet headlights will reflect off them letting the driver know there is something there. The only thing would be better on these lights would be a better ground.


Comments
Working well. One of the marker lights has a hard time keeping grounded.
Russ T - 04/11/2018



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Pretty simple to get on etrailer. Try finding this socketed connector anywhere else without having to buy the entire enclosure. This is just one of about 24 items I have purchased from etrailer.com and even when i screw up they get me right. They seem like very nice folks who care that you get what you need.


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Never better, I have another trailer to rewire and etrailer is where I am going.
Jon W - 10/19/2016



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[Darn] mice. This replacement did the trick with little effort.


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Still Flashing! Fixed the mouse problem too.
Eddy D - 10/03/2020


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Fit and makes it easier to install



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Well packaged with all required content s.



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I ordered more parts (lights for my motorcycle trailer) than really needed but now I have plenty of spares. These parts were exactly what I needed and were very reasonably priced. The shipping was quick and the order was filled correctly. Great Job !!!


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My trailer is still working great. Thanks.
Brian W - 11/06/2017



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Not sure I like all this new prong connection stuff but these worked well with the new lights. Nice solid connections.



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What can I say, Works!



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Arrived with dielectric grease in terminals, and in a timely manner.


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