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Hopkins 6-Way Connector with Jacketed Cable - Trailer End - 8' Long

Hopkins 6-Way Connector with Jacketed Cable - Trailer End - 8' Long

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Replace your damaged 6-way round, trailer-end connector with this new one. Durable cable covering resists damage. Lowest Prices for the best wiring from Hopkins. Hopkins 6-Way Connector with Jacketed Cable - Trailer End - 8' Long part number H20036 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Hopkins Wiring - H20036

  • Trailer Connectors
  • Trailer End Connector
  • 6 Round
  • Plug and Lead
  • Hopkins
  • 6 - 10 Feet Long

Replace your damaged 6-way round, trailer-end connector with this new one. Durable cable covering resists damage.


Features:

  • Pre-wired, 6-way round, trailer-end connector allows you to connect your trailer to your vehicle
  • Easy-to-grip tabs allow for simple plug in and disconnect
  • Flexible cable allows for easy positioning
  • Protective cable sleeving is durable and insulated
  • Simple installation
    • Hardwire to existing trailer wiring


Specs:

  • Cable length: 8'
  • Wire gauge: 14
  • Wiring configuration:
    • White: ground wire
    • Yellow: left turn/brake light
    • Green: right turn/brake light
    • Brown: tail lights
    • Red: electric brakes
    • Black: auxiliary power
  • 90-Day limited warranty


20036 Hopkins 6-Pole Trailer Wire Connector with Jacketed Cable, 96" Long

Installation Details H20036 Installation instructions


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Video of Hopkins 6-Way Connector with Jacketed Cable - Trailer End - 8' Long

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Video Transcript for Hopkins Wiring - Trailer Connectors - H20036 Review

Today we'll be reviewing part number H20036. This is the 6 way molded trailer wire connector from Hopkins. This is a pre-wired 6 way trailer connector. It's going to measure 8 feet in total length. It's got the insulator that goes around the wires to protect them from the elements. You're also going to have the easy finger pull tabs that's going to make disconnecting very easy and effortless. Here on this end you have the exposed wire ends for easy installation.

Now to go over the wiring code, the white wire's going to be our ground, the brown is going to be for our taillights, the green is going to be for right turn and break, yellow's going to be left turn and break, red is going to be for our break power, and black is going to be for our auxiliary. That's going to do it for our review for part number H20036. This is the 6 way molded trailer wire connector from Hopkins. .


Customer Reviews

Hopkins 6-Way Connector with Jacketed Cable - Trailer End - 8' Long - H20036

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (32 Customer Reviews)

Replace your damaged 6-way round, trailer-end connector with this new one. Durable cable covering resists damage.

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I've used your sight before with the same results. Easy to find the correct parts, quality products and fast service. Thank you, Cody 674365



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Good product, well built . 615944



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made real good 609798



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This is a great deal. It will replace a double cable with a molded cable with all wires in one. I am also adding a connector box , which will make a much neater connection rather than splicing the wires. Thanks for all the help. 604856



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Good quality connector. Thanks Tiffany for your help with my order. 574723



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totally satisfied with the product and very pleased with the professional counter help that I received. thanks. 570170


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excellent choice
Al - 09/30/2019

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very good and heavy duty, works well, t hanks 555173



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Etrailer got my part out to me faster than I expected. Very good service. 543558



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Exactly what I needed. Easy to install. 526033



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Great product made my life a lot easier. Thanks 476180



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Exactly what I ordered. Quick and effic ient. 466306



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This is not a molded connector as advertised. It is a replacement 6way connector attached to 8ft of cable, and would cost less to build buying the parts separately! The Bargman #50-61-108 is a true molded connector if that's what you're looking for. 429416



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Excellent customer service! Ordering the products on line was easy and the instruction videos and installation tips were very helpful. I received my order as promised and every thing I ordered was packaged and shipped professionally. I will definitely return to etrailer for any future purchases. Also the quality of products was excellent and the price was a lot cheaper than anywhere else I shopped, even with shipping cost. 385295



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I am happy with a product, looks very neat. Just got it in the mail and going to use it for my small self built rv trailer 365969



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good quality and good price. These folks go out of their way to see you're getting what you want. no problems. 351082



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Built a new trailer to haul my bobcat mini track loader, all products purchased from Etrailer worked great, no problems 328737



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Worked great 312961



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I like this style of plug because it is molded and is important in keeping water out of the plug. It is conveint because it has the right colored wires. I have a water tight termination box with studs that it is wired into. Once I damaged the cable so I opened up the terminal box installed eyelet lugs on the spare pigtail, and installed it in a fiew minuets. I keep a spare on hand with lugs on it so if I have an accident I can quickly replace it. I also use these on some of my smaller tow behind equipment. that's why I like this size plug it isn't real bulky. 250138



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The range of products available at etrailer is great. I know I can find anything I need for trailers and towing on their site and at a competitive price. If the item I'm working on is complicated, they have YouTubes available showing how to install the product. I receive the items I order quickly and they are always complete. Their site makes it easy to tell what I need and what I'm getting. 226025



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Great product. Good value. 224855



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Great doing web business eTrailer, fast order delivery and the part was exactly what I needed and ordered ! Thanks , Gary H 206964



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Good parts and price. 200493



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I needed to make an adapter for our stump grinder to fit some of our older trucks and you had just what I needed. 157100



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Well made and weather proof at the conn ector. 117502



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Appears well made, It will make for a clean look on this horse trailer. Product was packaged and shipped fast plus good communication. That means a lot to me. 115835


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