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Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit

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2012 Ford Fiesta - Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit

Diode kit allows you to use your Ford Fiesta's tail lights and wiring system while preventing feedback from your RV. Wires 2-wire and 3-wire systems to operate as a combined lighting systems. Includes 7-wire to 6-wire Flexo-Coil electrical cord.


Features:

  • Lets you wire your Ford Fiesta to accept your RV's tail, brake, and turn signal lights for flat towing
  • Wires towed car as combined system so that brake and turn signals travel along same wire
  • Prevents electrical feedback and the damage it can cause to your Ford Fiesta's electrical components
  • Diodes powder coated aluminum case is corrosion resistant and provides protection from the elements
  • Brake light relay (RM-88400 - sold separately) may be required if used with supplemental braking system
  • Flexo-Coil cord is resitant to water, oil, chemicals, and has silicone-injected plugs to prevent corrosion
  • Center pin on 6-Way plug wired to 12V power, there are two industry standards
  • Includes: 4 Hy-Power diodes; 30' long, 4-wire harness; wire connectors; cable ties; 1 ring terminal; 3' long plastic loom, 8 ft coiled cord, Ford Fiesta mounting bracket, and socket
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Diode Max amperage: 85 amps
  • Diode Max voltage: 24 volts
  • Coiled cord max length: 8'
  • Coiled cord retracted length: 15"


Note: For applications that have separate lighting, this kit will cause your brake lights to function as both brake and turn signal lights. A wiring converter (118158 - sold separately) and 2 additional diodes (RM-792) will be needed if you want to retain separate turn and brake signals.


Separate vs. Combined Lighting Systems

Some automobiles operate on a 3-wire system, wherein the brake signal and the turn signals travel along different wires to illuminate different lights. (Typically, these Ford Fiestas have amber turn signals.) This is referred to as a "separate lighting system". When you hook up for flat towing using this kit, your towed car's lighting system will operate in a combined fashion regardless of whether it typically has combined or separate lighting. This means that the brake and turn signals sent by your RV to your towed car will be carried on a single wire. As a result, your car's brake lights will do the flashing for the turn signals. Your Ford Fiesta will still function as designed when not hooked up to your RV.


Diode Wiring Diagram


Diode Wiring Diagram


Diode Wiring Diagram


Diode Wiring Diagram

Do You Need a Brake Light Relay?

Because this kit wires your Ford Fiesta as a combined system, a brake light relay (RM-88400 - sold separately) may be required if you use a supplemental braking system with your towing setup. A supplemental braking system depresses the brake pedal in your towed car every time you apply the brakes in your RV. So, if your towed car's brake lights illuminate when the brake pedal is pressed and the engine is off - as is the case when towing - then you need to install a relay to ensure that the lights on your towed car always act in accordance with the signals sent by your RV via the wiring harness. Without a relay, the brake signal from your towed car will override the turn signal sent by your RV when you slow down to make turns, creating a potential hazard.



15267 Road Master Towed Car 4 Diodes RV Plug to 6-Wire Socket Flexo Coil Wiring Kit



RM-15267 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details RM-15267 Installation instructions

Video of Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit


Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Roadmaster Tow Bar Wiring RM-15267 Review

Today we're going to take a look at the RoadMaster diode seven-wire to six-wire flexo coil wiring kit. Now, this will let your wire your vehicle to accept your RV's tail, brake and turn signal lights for flat towing. This will wire the tow car as a combined system so that your brake and turn signals will travel along the same wire. It will also prevent electrical feedback in the damage it can cause to your vehicle's electrical components. The diodes right here use a powder-coated aluminum case, which is corrosion resistant. They provide protection from the elements. Now, if this kit is used with supplemental braking system, it may require a brake light relay, part number RM-88400.

We do sell that separately on our website. The flexo coil cord right here is resistant to water, oil, chemicals, has silicone-injected plugs to help prevent corrosion. The center pin on the six-way plug, it can be wired two different ways. This one happens to be wired as a 12-volt power center pin. It includes everything shown here on the table. Includes the four high-power diodes, the 30-foot long, four-wire harness, all the wire connectors you'll need and cable ties, a nice three-foot long plastic loom to put around the wiring.

This cord right here is an eight-foot coiled cord, and it comes with a vehicle socket, the six-pin socket right here and the mounting bracket for that. All these parts are made in the USA and also covered with a nice set of detailed instructions on how to install everything. A few specs on this kit: The diode max. amperage is 85 amps. The diode max. voltage is 24 volts, and we mentioned the coil cord length is eight-foot, and when it's totally extended out, it's 15 foot.

One last note on this kit. For applications that'll have separate lighting, this kit will cause your brake lights to function as both brake and turn signal lights, so you would need to get a wiring converter, which is part number 118158, and two additional diodes, which are part number RM792. Those will be needed if you want to retain separate turn and brake signals. That should do it for the review on the RoadMaster diode seven-wire to six-wire flexo coil wiring kit.


Customer Reviews

Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit - RM-15267

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (61 Customer Reviews)

Diode kit allows you to use your vehicle's tail lights and wiring system while preventing feedback from your RV. Wires 2-wire and 3-wire systems to operate as a combined lighting systems. Includes 7-wire to 6-wire Flexo-Coil electrical cord.

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I ordered an entire setup to flat tow my Subaru with my RV. Having never done this before I was nervous about missing something I might need. etrailer made it very easy when I called them on the phone. I told them what I was trying to do and they made sure I had everything needed to complete the job. I was given a name and phone number to call the same person if I had any issues. When one of the boxes was opened it was missing two pins from the manufacturer. A quick phone call and they had them in the mail in a matter of hours. This kind of personalized service is missing in our ever changing world. It was a pleasant surprise to find it here. Great Job etrailer. I will favorably recommend to everyone. 493275



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2016 Jeep Wrangler


Towbar wiring system arrived within 4 days of placing my order. This 7 to 6 wire system is an upgrade to the simpler 4 wire plugs I've used in the past and will allow me to add on a battery charge line or brake system later on. The demonstration video was indispensable in hooking up the wiring and diodes. Though running and connecting the wiring does take longer than a 10 minute video. Now I can tow my 2016 Jeep Wrangler behind my RV. 444983



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The wiring kit included all the parts listed and the video was most helpful with the installation. The installation went fairly easy until I got to the portion of running the brown wire from one taillight to the other taillight. The brown wire was not long enough. I had to splice another piece of wire on to the brown wire to make it longer. etrailer should consider making the length of included wire approximately 3 feet longer. That would have helped a lot with the installation. Also include a longer piece of the split protective plastic. Other than those two issues, I am satisfied with the product. 459131



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2015 Ford Explorer


This product is incomplete. 4 feet more wire and five wires instead of 4 wires. The 4 wires are at least 4 feet short requiring you to purchase more from a local hardware store. This kit also does not combine the brake and turn signal requiring an additional wire. DO NOT be fooled by this kit. If you have a supplemental brake They want you to buy another kit that is impossible to install on the brake switch under the dash. I just added two relays at each taillight to keep the motorhome brake power from mixing with the Explorer power. Very simple and everything is easy to access. 519554



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Cadillac SRX


Overall this would be a five star review except for two issues. One being the wire provided was not 30 ft but was closer to 25 ft as I checked before using. I wired the same as the great etrailer video for my vehicle Cadillac SRX and ended up short. Fortunately I had additional wire and was able to complete the run. Secondly, the female spade connectors used on the diodes needed to be tightened as they were not very tight as provided by Roadmaster. These were all Roadmaster issues and of not fault of etrailer. Everything else looked of good quality. 428886



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Jeep


Everything installed without any issues. I'm very particular so it took 2 days to complete everything. I'm sure a pro could do it much faster. Have towed the 4" lifted (and loaded) Jeep accross the Rockies about 6 times and everything is working perfectly!! Very happy camper!! 301003



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Excellent company. Great communication, fast shipping and the products worked perfectly. I had some trouble installing this to my rear brakes, but that was my own fault. I didn't realize that the brake lights are grounded when they are mounted to the Jeep. So I kept testing the lights once they were hooked up, however they weren't mounted back on the Jeep. It wasn't until everything was mounted back on that it all worked without any issues. 305606



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I like the coiled cable in RM-15267 At one time I owned an Airstream travel trailer that had a tow cable. The Airstream did not have a coiled cable and I had to tie it up with bungy cords to still allow flexibility while traveling. That lasted for one season and the bungy cords stretched out and the cable started touching the road, scraping off the insulation! The coiled cable in the RM-15267 prevents the cable from dragging on the road! 446459



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My son and I really appreciate everyone at etrailer.com! When I emailed you awhile ago, Jameson C. answered with everything we would need to hook up my RAV4 to our motorhome. Our order came today and my son has already installed the hitch to the RAV4. Now to install everything on the motorhome! He has watched your videos and read your instructions and the installation wasn't that difficult. Thank you for all your help! 414621



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I purchased this Roadmaster wiring kit one year ago to tow my Honda CR-V. I had it installed at Camping World. It is fast and easy to attach toad to RV. Very good quality. One thing I found helpful was to use a silicon spray on plug ends and tow bar pins as this facilitates unhooking. It was a few dollars more than others but you get what you pay for. I would definitely recommend this product to others 464039



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This Kit worked on the Corolla IM. It also allows for battery charge cable and the brake wire. Plenty of room to install components in the rear. I chose to locate the diode packs in the spare tire compartment for ease of service. A second diode pack is required if you want turn signals to operate from the car when towing a trailer. Only park and brake available. Perfect kit for a motorcoach dingy. 468563



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From the onset etrailer has been hands down the most helpful online retailer I had dealt with! We are new rv owners and as you would expect, we have many questions and everyone has been so helpful and willing to address all inquiries. Their prices are without question the best, and if not, they will price match, the videos are extremely detailed and informative. THANK YOU!!!! 368849



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I purchased a whole towing system and wiring systems from CathyT at etrailer. It was a fantastic experience. Cathy guided me througfh all the components I would need for a complete towing system for my 2016 Jeep Wrangler. After placing the order, I received all the parts within 3 days. Whole experience was fantastic, Going to install the parts this coming week. 370008



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The wiring kit had a butt connector missing and an eyelet connector for the ground and I mentioned it when the package arrived and they immediately issued a 5 dollar refund to my credit card which was cool. It installed nicely and works well. I am completely satisfied. Great people to deal with and will shop here again. 474329



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The product was fantastic 5 stars...But the method of "free" delivery was 3 stars hence the 4 star rating.It took to l9ng to get here and when it finally got to my city they sent it to the snail mail post office...WHY?...Use Fed EX or the faster UPS option and you would get 5 stars!.. 478808



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The product and service was great. We were disappointed about nothing was listed on the page about possibly needing another part. The part was for towing with an RV with separate taillights and turn signals. We only found out when we received a paper with the wiring kit. 473791



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I commend etrailer on their service. I have dealt with them now for the second time for towing info and equipment for RV flat towing and am very satisfied with their knowledge and promptness. Truly the customer comes first in their transactions. Keep up the good work. 469561



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I found the installation video to be more helpful than the written instructions. The toughest part of the installation was routing the wires to the front of the Forester. The video was helpful in figuring out the best path for the wires. 460332



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2014 Subaru Forester


Order arrived on time with no issues. Installation went great thanks to the on-line video. Wiring harness worked great. The aux contacts were even wired to allow me to keep towed battery charged while wheel was unlocked in accessory. 499101



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Received my towbar, Airforce One and lighting kit in less than a week! Great videos and knowledgeable people, can't wait to get everything installed this week and get on the road. Thanks Susan and George for such a wonderful experience. 420892



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Straight forward. There are a bunch of sites out there BUT I decided to go with etrailer because they are SUPER customer friendly and customer thinking. They look at it from our point of view and help us figure it out that way. 357002



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2018 Ford F-150


I have not installed this product yet but it is of high quality materials. I have used a product like this before from etrailer and i expect this product to be just as good if not better than the other product. 541269



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Good product and quick shipping. What was best of all was the on-line video that showed how it install. Made the installation much easier. etrailer has good prices and excellent customer service. 466905



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Good wireing kit. the flex coil pwr. cord is great. Had to add 2 more diodes as the jeep has separete L, R, turn, bake, and tail. I wanted to keep the lighting factory with amber turn, not red. 386889



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So far so good. Everything seems to be correct for my car and has been installed. Your rep Angela was very knowledgeable and asked the right questions in order to get us the right equipment 263476



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2015 Cadillac ATS


Great kit for auto to motor home connection. Watched the video while installing the kit. Very good video and spot on for making the connection and explaining how to route the harness. 502226



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Everything I needed to do the job. Everything was high quality. My only issue was getting my 18 gauge wire on vehicle to work with connectors. I fixed by really crimping hard. LOL 455067



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The product is a good quality I installed this before. This time I needed 4-5 feet extra wire to route it properly. That's why I give it a 4 start. On the end its worked fine. 252634



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All included except for hardware to attach the plug base to your vehicle. Remember to get that beforehand... Also the videos of installation are spot on! 312309



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High quality parts and good instructions. I would have never figured out how to remove the taillights on the Mini Cooper without your excellent video. 474489



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Received towbar parts everything looks great, now ready to put on vehicle. Parts personnel know their stuff. Dwight Dixon 469964



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The product was just as it was described. I love the merchandise videos, it's very helpful. etrailer prices are the best 432124



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Excellent on line help accompanied by very helpful video support. Thanks for great products and installation help. 525621



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2018 Ram 2500


Great service. Answered all my questions about wiring my vehicle to be towed. Very friendly and helpful. 511524



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product is fantastic does the job it says it will do. the shipping sucks overnight delivery took 4 days 433844



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Very beefy... looks nice and fits well!! Haven’t tried it yet but leaving for Florida in a few days!! 466015



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2000 Jeep Wrangler


Great package. Took my time and followed the videos about 2 1/2 hours. Finished product worked great. 501364



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2013 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter


Received yesterday and product looks like advertised. Haven't had chance to install at this point. 522311



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Received in three days. Looks like this is just what I wanted. Waiting on a warm day to install. 452453



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Excellent company. Great communication, fast shipping and the products worked perfectly. Thanks! 305604



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Nicole got me exactly what I needed and I received it a day before expected. Thanks Nicole. 475898



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Very confusing directions bought a different one that you just plug in to exsisting harness 435256



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I just got it looks greet I know more after I install it thank you for greet service 460640



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2017 Ford Explorer


Have not finished installing, working on it now. Top grade, just need to finish up. 489878



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Honda Fit


Great service, quality parts to tow my Honda Fit behind my RV. Good price, too! 390933



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Items arrived in two days and was installed in one day. Thanks for your help. 455861



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2016 Kia Soul


Excellent. Installer said it was a piece of pie & easy as cake.Works great! 500065



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2018 Jeep JK Wrangler Unlimited


everything I needed to tow my Jeep in stock at great prices fast delivery 495204



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Works great and I didn't have to drill holes in the rear tail light lens. 464003



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2018 Jeep JL Wrangler


Great stuff , the guys and gals at etrailer are super awesome, thanks 522773


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  • Flat Towing Equipment Recommendations for 2016 Ford F150
  • The first thing you'll need to do is confirm that your truck is capable of being flat towed. According to my research, 4WD models can be towed without modification as long as the procedures outlined in the owner's manual are closely followed. 2WD models need a transmission lube pump installed before they can be safely towed. To flat tow the vehicle, you'll need a tow bar, base plates, a wiring solution so the lights on the RV and towed vehicle act in tandem, safety cables, a supplemental...
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  • Tow Bar and Other Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2013 Ford F-150 Behind a Class C Motorhome
  • The first thing to do is to check your owner's manual to make sure the 2013 Ford F-150 can be flat towed without causing it any damage. From my research it can as long as it has 4-wheel drive. The rear wheel drive cannot; at least not without adding after market parts for the transmission. If this is the case for your truck then I recommend talking to a Ford dealership before flat towing it. If you are able to flat tow your truck then there are several parts you need. You need the...
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  • Parts to Flat Tow a 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited with Custom Poison Spyder Bumper
  • It sounds like you're having trouble finding baseplates that will fit your 2016 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited with a custom Poison Spyder front bumper so you can flat tow it. I may have something that will work for you, but first you'll want to check with the manufacturer and make sure your bumper is approved for flat towing. If you can flat tow your Jeep and your custom bumper has D-ring bumper shackle mounts you might be able to use Roadmaster's adapters. We have two sizes available, part...
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  • Recommended Complete Flat Tow System For 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited With 2017 Thor Freedom Elite
  • For your 2017 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, I recommend the Roadmaster EZ5 Base Plate Kit - Removable Arms # RM-521448-5. This base plate system should be installed using Loctite Threadlocker # LT37420. For your tow bar I recommend the Roadmaster Nighthawk All Terrain, Non-Binding Tow Bar w/ LED Lights # RM-676. This has the safety cables, and a wiring connector integrated into the tow bar system. The LED's give you more visibility when towing your Jeep. For a more economical tow bar...
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  • Flat Towing Setup For 2017 Jeep Cherokee
  • He is giving you the information he knows, and isn't incorrect...but is incomplete. There are limits to the battery and that can cause issues, where the manual doesn't have that issue. However, there are many wiring kits, like the Roadmaster Diode 7-Wire to 6-Wire Flexo-Coil Wiring Kit # RM-15267 that will allow you the features to charge your battery while you drive so you are not limited in your hours of towing based on battery. There is a wiring tech bulletin 68321424AB from Jeep...
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  • Can Manual Transmission 2017 Kia Soul be Flat Towed behind RV
  • I did some checking and it looks like the 2017 Kia Soul with a manual transmission can be flat towed with all 4 wheels down on the ground. For a base plate kit then you would need the part # RM-522115-4 which is a confirmed fit. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. The most popular compatible tow bar is the Falcon 2, # RM-520. For safety cables you can use # RM-643. The coiled...
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  • Best Way To Flat Tow A 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4 Wheels Down
  • I do have an option for you to tow your 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 behind your RV however, the vehicle must be 4 wheel drive in order to be flat towed with 4 wheels down. Additionally, your vehicle must be equipped with a two-speed transfer case. Please refer to your vehicle's owner's manual for a list of all flat towing requirements. You will need these items in order to flat tow the vehicle with 4 wheels down , a base plate kit, tow bar, brake light harness, safety cables, and...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland
  • The Blue Ox base plate kit part # BX1128 is a confirmed fit for your 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee with adaptive cruise control and would work great with the Aladdin tow bar part # BX4325 that you have. I attached an install video for this tow bar for you to check out as well. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. The most popular compatible tow bar is the Falcon 2, # RM-520....
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2016 Nissan Frontier
  • The Blue Ox Alpha Tow bar part # BX7365 can be used to flat tow your 2016 Nissan Frontier. You would need to install the Blue Ox base plate kit part # BX1843 that has been confirmed as a fit for it as well. For lighting you can use the diode kit, # RM-15267, and not have to worry about cutting into the taillight housing. This will splice into your taillight wiring to allow your tow vehicle to control the taillight assemblies of the towed vehicle. This comes with a round 6-way connector...
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  • Parts Needed to Flat Tow a 2014 Chevy Silverado 1500
  • For flat towing your 2014 Chevy Silverado you would need to first start with a base plate kit. For that the Roadmaster kit part # RM-3176-1 has been confirmed as a fit and would work well. I attached an install video for you to check out as well. In addition to the base plates, you will also need a compatible tow bar, safety cables, lighting, and supplemental braking to flat tow your vehicle. The most popular compatible tow bar is the Blackhawk part # RM-422 which has a 10k capacity....
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