Curt Circuit Protected Converter w/ SMT

Curt Circuit Protected Converter w/ SMT

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Install a 4-way trailer connector on your vehicle with this wiring harness with tail light converter. Harness splices into existing wiring. SMT construction ensures superior performance. Lowest Prices for the best wiring from Curt. Curt Circuit Protected Converter w/ SMT part number C56175 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Curt Wiring - C56175

  • Trailer Connectors
  • Vehicle End Connector
  • 4 Flat
  • Plug and Lead
  • Curt

Install a 4-way trailer connector on your vehicle with this wiring harness with tail light converter. Harness splices into existing wiring. SMT construction ensures superior performance.


Features:

  • Provides a 4-pole flat trailer connector for the vehicle
    • Compatible with 5-pole, 6-pole and 7-pole adapters (sold separately)
  • Hardwires to existing harness behind tail lights
  • Solid one piece construction
  • 16 Gauge bonded wire with 4-flat plug
  • Factory appearance
  • Simple do-it-yourself instructions on every package
  • Not recommended for vehicles with LED lights


Specs:

  • Wire configuration:
    • Red: brake lights
    • Yellow: left turn lights
    • Green: right turn lights
    • Brown: Tail lights
    • White: ground
  • Wire gauge: 18
  • 1-Year limited warranty


Tech Tip: It is always a good idea to apply a small amount of grease to all electrical connections to help prevent corrosion.


Warning: Overloading circuit can cause fires. Do not exceed lower of towing manufacturer rating or:

  • Max. stop/turn light: (3 amps)
  • Max. tail lights: (7.5 amps)

Read vehicle owner's manual and instruction sheet for additional information.


Surface Mount Technology (SMT) is a method for constructing electrical circuits where components are mounted onto the surface of printed circuit boards.



56175 CURT Vehicle Wiring Harness - 4 Wire



C56175 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details C56175 Installation instructions

This Product Fits The Following Vehicles

1974 - 1974 Volvo 140 Series

1974 - 1974 Volvo 140 Series

1974 - 1975 Volvo 160 Series

1974 - 1975 Volvo 160 Series

1988 - 1993 Mercedes-Benz 190

1997 - 1998 Nissan 200SX

1997 - 1998 Nissan 200SX

1975 - 1993 Volvo 240 Series

1975 - 1992 Volvo 240 Series

1995 - 1998 Nissan 240SX

1976 - 1982 Volvo 260 Series

1991 - 1999 Mitsubishi 3000GT

1990 - 1996 Nissan 300ZX

1987 - 1995 Toyota 4Runner

1987 - 1995 Toyota 4Runner

1993 - 2002 Mazda 626

2002 - 2009 Audi A8

1995 - 2006 Hyundai Accent

1995 - 2006 Hyundai Accent

1986 - 1990 Honda Accord

1986 - 1988 Ford Aerostar

1986 - 1996 Ford Aerostar

1999 - 2004 Oldsmobile Alero

1999 - 2004 Oldsmobile Alero

1993 - 1997 Nissan Altima

2004 - 2006 Kia Amanti

1989 - 1994 Isuzu Amigo

1989 - 1994 Isuzu Amigo

2000 - 2003 Oldsmobile Aurora

2000 - 2003 Oldsmobile Aurora

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Video of Curt Circuit Protected Converter w/ SMT


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




Video Transcript for Curt Wiring - Trailer Connectors - C56175 Review

Today we're going to be reviewing part number C56175. This is the Curt Circuit Protected Tail Light Converter with surface mount technology. The SMT technology is just a method for constructing electrical circuits where components are mounted onto the surface of printed circuit boards. This unit is designed to convert your vehicle's light functions to be used to property tow, using a 4-way flat trailer connector. This unit does provide the 4-pull flat trailer connector for the vesicle. It's got the nice little dust cap on it, so it's going to protect the connection points. To see if this fits your particular vehicle, you can use the fit guide, located right here on our website.

It's a very quick and easy installation. It's a solid 1 piece unit so it just has the exposed wires, everything is pre-assembled. Basically, all you have to do is make the connections and get everything located in the right spot. Pretty simple operation. Comes with some nice detailed instructions.

Got some photos in there to walk you through the installation and to find the location of all the connections that you need to make. It's made from 16 gauge bonded wire with a 4-flat plug. It's going to give it a nice factory appearance. It's a simple do it yourself instruction, or installation. All the instructions are located on every package, so again the connection points are highlighted and indicated in the instructions based on the type of vehicle that you have. This unit can be used with 5-pull, 6-pull, or 7-pull adapters. Just keep in mind, it is not recommended for vehicles with LED lights. Here in this package, it's going to come with 4 Scotchlok connectors.

It's going to come with 2 zip ties, and it's going to come with a self tapping screw for the ground wire connection. You can see here that on the white wire, it's going to have that ring terminal already located on it. That way you can do an easy ground connection. Just make sure you're getting it to a nice clean surface on the vehicle. It's also going to come with 2 sided adhesive tape. That's designed so that way you can mount the converter box to a nice flat, clean location.

A little tech tip, is you always want to apply a small amount of grease to the electrical connections to help prevent any corrosion. You can find some dielectric grease right here on our website. I believe it's underneath the related items on the right hand side of your screen. Also, keep in mind that overloading a circuit can cause fire, so you do not want to exceed the lower of either the telemanufacture 00:02:23 rating or the max stop and turn light, which is going to be 3 amps, or the max tail lights, which is 7.5 amps. To go over the wiring real quick, on this unit, the wiring codes are all indicated right here on the converter. The brown wire is going to be for your tail light circuit. The yellow is going to be for the left turn circuit. Red is your brake light circuit. Green is for the right turn circuit. Then your white wire is going to be for your ground. Again, make sure this is a fit for your vehicle. You should have plenty of wiring as long as the vehicle is in the fit guide for this particular converter. It's just going to allow you to tow properly with all the lights functioning as they should, using the 4-way flat trailer connector, which is already included on 1 side of the converter box, coming out here. Plenty of wire. That way you can get it to where it needs to go. I believe that's going to do it for today's review of part number C56175. This is the Curt Circuit Protected Tail Light Converter. .


Customer Reviews

Curt Circuit Protected Converter w/ SMT - C56175

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (232 Customer Reviews)

Install a 4-way trailer connector on your vehicle with this wiring harness with tail light converter. Harness splices into existing wiring. SMT construction ensures superior performance.

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My etrailer order was shipped promptly. etrailer contacted me several times by phone and via email after I placed the order (and after the order was shipped and delivered) to make sure everything was OK. All of the items I ordered are of high quality and good workmanship and I am very happy with the unusually high level of service and communication from etrailer staff. The Sway control ball was easy to install and works great. 420973



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2003 Saturn LW300

The trailer wiring adapter worked fine on my 2003 Saturn LW300. The unit construction was excellent. I did have to spend a while finding the proper wires in areas that were practical to splice in and had to do a lot of "pinning" with a voltmeter to determine which wire carries the correct signal. This may be difficult for someone with little experience in wiring. Most connections were made in the spare tire compartment with one behind the right tail light, all within the vehicle. Overall I am very satisfied with the product. 117895



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1997 Honda Civic

I have been ordering from etrailer.com for over 10 years. They have always provided exceptional service and great products. 374744



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2004 Hyundai Sonata

Product was great del was great but i was looking around and seen product price had dropped in four days really this is not good business will never buy anything from them again and being a full time RVer im around alot of people that buy products like this 421428



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2010 Jeep Liberty

These items are just as they are said to be. Installation was fast and easy. I would highly recommend Trailer and these products. I will buy from them as the need arises. 109323


Comments

Still very happy with this product. Hasnt given me any problems. Going to be purchasing another for my other jeep.

Ken - 12/06/2014

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1996 Jeep Cherokee

Something is defective with this unit. While the running light circuit is fine, the circuits that convert the brake and turn signals into a single circuit (the essence of the device) is intermittent; sometimes it works properly, sometime only the left light responds, sometime only the right, sometimes nothing. I believe the problem is due to a bad diode in the unit. I am experienced with these devices, so it is not an installation error. Due to the installation, I am unable to return the unit in unused condition. 1996 Jeep Cherokee. FYI- this unit was purchased to replace a similar unit that started having a different problem after ten years of use. 573190


Comments

When a wiring harness is acting up, the first thing youll want to do is isolate the cause to the vehicle or the trailer wiring. Use a standard incandescent circuit tester like our part 40376 on each pin of the trailer connector as each function is activated. If youre not getting signal on the trailer connector pins, try testing on the input side of the converter. If the signal is entering but exiting the converter box, youll have confirmed that the converter is bad. Youll also want to ensure that the ground connection is secure. An insufficient ground can cause all kinds of odd behavior in the lighting. Ill link you to an help article on trailer wiring troubleshooting.

-- Mike L - 10/10/2018

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Wiring instructions were okay. I went to the dealership to get more information. The hitch was great. didn't need to loosen muffler. Two if us manhandled the hitch in place. 586216



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2005 Hyundai Elantra

OK this product is great, installs quickly with the supplied tap connectors and works as expected. i installed on a 05 Hyundai Elantra. Do yourself a favor and save yourself hours of troubleshooting. take some sandpaper and scratch off the paint on the metal surface of the car. I did it inside the light access panel. Use the supplied self tapping screw to make a Solid ground or your trailer lights will not work! i took a shortcut and secured to a screw in the panel, with paint under it. While this was sufficient ground for my test light, it was not for the trailer lights. <- this really threw me off and i wasted a lot of time troubleshooting. i even thought my trailer lights were bad and got a replacement set! but no good until i grounded properly. PS tech support was AWESOME! i had to call twice, once for the hitch install, another for trailer light issue. they answered my questions quickly and even helped me troubleshooting my trailer light issue!. When it comes time to get a hitch for my wife's van, i am definitely re-ordering from etrailer.com. 90890



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2019 Dodge Durango

The product is WELL worth the small price paid & more! Ease of installation was great! My 19 month old daughter had to help Dad & it took us about 30 minutes. My daughter had to view every step along the way!! Basic tools, Phillips screwdriver, pliers, light/line tester & drill with bits were all that was needed. I installed it to replace the factory installed trailer harness on a 1998 Dodge Durango. SUPER easy to get to the tail light wires ( only 2 screws per light). I unplugged the light housing to make it easier to clamp into the correct wire and to find the correct wire to clamp onto. **NOTE: The wire color on the vehicle harness does not match the color code on the C56175. Thus the reason for the light/line tester!! ALSO where I mounted the converter box was in the plastic louvers inside & behind the light housings. It fit snug but was in a safe & dry place. I could not take pictures but I assure you the EASE of installation was quick, simple & great the 1st time! Absolutely no problems even for the novice! Thank-You etrailer for such a great product at such a great price!! I would highly recommend this product.. 95441



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This was the easiest trailer wiring install I've done - it didn't require an ignition-switched power line which made the install much easier. Installed on my 2018 Mazda3. 727833



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9 times out of 10 you have my parts and at a great price, I guess if I had to pick something to improve on it would be shipping, and that is out of your control. 710605



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2003 Saturn L Series

Very easy to install. The quick splice connections are amazing. 706079



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Installed this last year and it's been working great! Circuit protection works as it's supposed to. 691036



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1993 Honda Accord

Great product, easy to install! I never use the quick splice connectors never had luck with them and not waterproof. 663284



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Just what was needed! Thanks! 652063



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1992 Toyota 4Runner

Got the product installed, everything works great. Nice compact converter easily secured inside the quarter panel. 651230



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This Item I purchased from you Fit like a Glove. No Problem on Installation what so ever . Very fast Shipping , and the price was right . Thanks again ...... Rose 650152



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Has been in service a full year now easy install no problems at all... 616935



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Easy install. Solved a long term problem I had and it is still in use. 604499



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1989 Toyota Camry

Outside of the package being opened by the shipping company all is fine 603098



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1994 Jeep Cherokee

Timely delivery and was easy to wire up. 601097



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Honda

I installed this on my motorcycle, a 2004 Honda VTX 1300S. The converter itself is attached beside the license plate, exposed to the weather. It has functioned flawlessly for almost a year now, through Kansas cloudburst, desert heat and mountain freeze. If I should ever need another (not likely), I will get the same model. 584619



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very fast shipping excellent product. Thanks 574243



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1987 Suzuki Samurai

I just got products today via ups 8 days (2000 miles west calif.) & 1day usps. The box opened nicely , product looks nice in their pretty packaging. I’ll work product to my car and boat trailer in my own sweet time , should be no trouble. I would like to think all will work just peachie. Thanks 567236



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1994 Jeep Cherokee

Easy to install and worked.. 556929



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The videos are the best. They've allowed me to install two sets of hitch wiring myself with the confidence that I could do it. And it was just as the video showed. I most likely save close to $150 installing the two myself. The instructions were great, but the video s are the key. 555599



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Thank you! Well done web-site. Friendly and helpful customer service over the telephone. Speedy delivery. Excellent, high quality product. Great price. Outstanding service and product. We appreciate you! 541821



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2018 Mazda 3

Great and easy install 518669



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2016 Mazda 3

Once I pulled the bulb and used a meter to determine which socket was the positive connection for each function, the assembly was easy. Great low-cost option. 515762



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Works great and the people are very helpful with any questions you may have! 512084



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Have enjoyed using your products and as soon as the snow melts here will probably be picking up some more! 477470



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Installed easily. etrailer had an informative, straight to the point installation video that I followed to the letter, which resulted in a perfect install. No issues. 459149



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2002 Toyota Celica

Easy to wire, worked great. Wired it in no time, after work in the dark. 447746



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Product didnt work and never recieved a reaponse after contacting support 446487



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2004 Volkswagen Jetta

The wiring harness was exactly as described and it works perfectly. Very easy and straight forward instructions. Thank you etrailer for fast and reliable service and support. 429460



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1996 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Easy installation. Very happy with the result. Strongly recommend it. 425063



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2008 BMW X3

Liked how easy y install. 423492



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I buy one a year thats all they last 417882



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1993 Volkswagen Eurovan

Product arrived on time and in good order. Installed easier than I thought it would 417460



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2006 Dodge Ram Pickup

The wiring harness above worked great, couldn't have been any easier to order and install 413698



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2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport

Super easy to install. Great construction materials. Strong cables. Work great with my boat trailer. 413353



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very simple to install 408830



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Got the tires, wheels, lights, and wiring kit to rebuild an old utility trailer. The website has a wealth of info to help find exactly what was needed. Michelle S. was very helpful (and friendly!) in resolving a delivery question. 409273



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Left info about this as well when I did the reiview on the hitch. 404889



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2004 Mazda Tribute

Product fit my 2004 tribute exactly. 397948



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1999 Mazda Miata

Wiring was straight forward and simple, will definitely use these products again. 390700



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Fast shipping. Straight forward install. 384468



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1999 Audi A4

Came fast, hooked up fairly easy, most importantly, works fine with all trailer kites working and no blown f uses 375377



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2012 Hyundai Accent

Control box and wires work perfectly. Had some problems with the splice connectors and ended up soldering, but overall great product. 373494



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1995 Mazda Miata

Installed the product on a 1995 Mazda Miata. I tow a small autocross trailer to events with extra wheels, tools, etc. Have had no problems with the converter at all. Works as advertised. 373179


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  • I really wish I had a diagram specific to your 2004 Nissan Quest that shows how it would install, but the best I can do is show you a diagram that shows you what circuits the Curt Harness part # C56175 would wire to. You will need to use the included circuit tester to determine the functions of all of the taillight circuits and then wire them accordingly. I also attached a copy of the installation instructions for this harness for you to check out.
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  • Yes, the mounting hardware comes with Draw-Tite trailer hitch # 24706. I have included a picture showing the hardware. It also comes with the correct ball mount. I have linked installation instructions and a video showing a typical installation for you. For towing you can use 1-7/8 inch ball # 19256 or 2 inch ball # 19258. For trailer wiring use # C56175. I have linked instructions for the wiring as well.
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  • The 1999 Chevy Astro uses a 2 wire system that combines the brake light and turn signals onto one circuit for each side of the vehicle. A standard 4 pole like part # 18002 can be used instead of the # C56175 converter you mentioned. The converter is designed for use on vehicles that have a 3 wire system with the left turn, right turn and brake lights all being separate circuits. The easy way to tell which system a vehicle uses is to look at its tail light assemblies. If the lenses for the...
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  • The Curt # C56175 trailer wiring harness you mentioned is not a vehicle specific item, it can be used with many different vehicles and therefore there are no vehicle specific instructions available. To install the wiring harness, having a circuit tester like part # 40376 would be very helpful. Locate the wiring harness feeding both of the taillight assemblies. You might need to do some disassembly in the cargo area of the vehicle or remove the taillight assemblies as if you were replacing...
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