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TorkLift Wiring TLW6048 Review- Video

TorkLift Wiring TLW6048 Review

Today we're gonna be taking a look at the TorkLift Wiring Harness Extension. This extends your truck's 7-way RV-style trailer connector back to clear your bed-mounted camper. One end of the wiring harness plugs into your existing 7-way. It's got the nice finger tabs on there for an easy grip design when it comes to connecting and disconnecting, and then the other end of the harness has a 7-way port for connecting to your trailer wiring. It's a nice spring-loaded design, so when nothing's plugged in, that lid will remain closed, keeping out dirt, grime, and moisture from the connection points. You'll notice that that bracket on there has pre-drilled mount holes for an easier installation. Now this unit does work great with the 48 inch long TorkLift Super Trust Hitch Extender. The mounting bracket for your 7-way plug is included with the Super Trust Extension. more


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6/26/2017 1:53:53 PM



TorkLift Wiring TLW6024 Review- Video

TorkLift Wiring TLW6024 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the TorkLift Wiring Extension. This extend your truck 7-way RV style connector back. That way you can clear your bed-mounted camper. One end of the harness plugs into your existing 7-way. It's got the nice finger tabs on there for easy grip. That way it allows you to easily connect and disconnect the plug. more


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6/26/2017 1:15:10 PM



TorkLift Wiring TLW6060 Review- Video

TorkLift Wiring TLW6060 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Torklift Wiring Harness Extension. This is going to extend your trucks seven way RV style connector back to clear your bed mounted camper. It'll also be a great option for fifth wheel applications where you need to get a seven way connector in the bed of your truck. One end of the wiring plugs into your existing seven way. The other end of the harness has the seven way port for connecting into your trailer wiring. It's got the pre-drilled holes on there for easy mounting. more


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6/20/2017 8:39:59 AM



Tow Ready Wiring 85219 Review- Video

Tow Ready Wiring 85219 Review

Today, we're going to take a look at the Tow Ready Replacement 7-Way Trailer Connector for the factory tow package. This is a 7-way US car end connector. This will easily plug into the factory equipped car end socket on your Dodge, Ford, GM, Jeep, Nissan, or Toyota vehicles, has a nice weather-tight gasket and cap right here. This will allow remote trailer wiring in your pickup bed or other hard to access areas. It is an exact replacement of the OEM connector. The hardware's all included, the four screws and nuts and washers that'll install this onto your mounting plate with the two screws that'll hold the mounting plate to your vehicle. more


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6/14/2017 9:40:00 AM



Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Flat Extension Review- Video

Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Flat Extension Review

Today we're gonna be taking a look at the Hopkins endurance easy pull four flat extensions with two grip rings, vehicle, and trailer ends. 24 inch, part number HM47004. It is also available in 48 inch, part number HM47114. What's good about this wiring harness is with the easy grip, compared to your traditional flat, it's gonna make removing this easy and less stress on your metal ends, which makes your wiring last longer. Now that we're at the back of our trailer, we're gonna go ahead and get it hooked up. In this kit, you're gonna get your 24 inch wiring harness, your dust cap, and your terminal grease 00:00:41 for your metal ends to help resist corrosion. That'll do it for the Hopkins endurance easy pull four flat extensions with two grip rings, vehicle, and trailer ends.. more


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5/19/2017 10:07:25 AM



Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Pole Harness Review- Video

Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Pole Harness Review

Today we'll be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Hopkins Endurance easy pull harness with four pole flat connector LED tester, part number HM48138. In the kit, you're going to get a 12" wiring harness, your dust cap, terminal grease for your metal ends. Now this particular wiring harness, as opposed to just a regular four pole flat, it has a center hole, easily gripped. It also has a grip here on the side to pull straight out. This is good because it reduces the stress on your wiring harness itself because you pull straight out instead of a twist. It also has LED lights to let you know you have a good connection. Now that we have our wiring harness connected to our vehicle, we'll go ahead and check the lights and make sure everything's connected correctly. more


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5/18/2017 3:02:31 PM



Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Pole Flat Extension Review- Video

Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Pole Flat Extension Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Endurance Easy Pull 4-Pole Flat Extensions, vehicle and trailer end with LED tester, part number HM48148. It's also available without the LED tester, part number HM48144. In this kit, you're going to get your 12-inch wiring harness, your dust cap, and your terminal grease for all your metal ends to help prevent corrosion. The good thing about an extension is on your existing wire, it never fails, you'll have a wire that breaks or pulls apart. Every time you cut that your wires shorten up, and that's where your extensions come in handy. When you go to connect your new one, it's going to extend you 12 inches. Now here on our extension, we have the flat ends, which is going to hook into our existing trailer wire, and our ring ends is going to hook into our vehicle. more


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5/17/2017 10:27:08 AM



Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Pole Flat Trailer Connector Harness Installation- Video

Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Pole Flat Trailer Connector Harness Installation

Today we'll be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Hopkins Endurance Easy Pull Harness with four pole flat trailer connector, part number HM48114. As you can see we have a ring here. It gives you good grip for easy removal. Even though this does have a ring on it, it will match up to any other four pole that doesn't have a ring. In your kit your going to get the wiring harness, dust cover and terminal grease. Terminal grease is going to be used to put on the ends here to keep them from corroding. You notice on this wiring harness, each wire is labeled, right turn, left turn tail light and ground. more


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5/15/2017 11:57:07 AM



Tow Ready Wiring 20147 Review- Video

Tow Ready Wiring 20147 Review

Today we're gonna be taking a look at the Tow Ready replacement seven way harness and socket for factory tow packages. This replaces the damaged factory seven way wiring harness and socket on your vehicle. The seven way trailer connector plugs into the socket. If you need a new seven way trailer connector they are sold separately and can be found at etrailer.com. This is a universal design, meaning that it is not vehicle specific. On this end you'll see all the exposed wires. The unit's designed to hard wire into the vehicle wiring with the included butt connectors. more


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5/11/2017 9:00:14 AM



Hopkins Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2011 Ford Edge- Video

Hopkins Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2011 Ford Edge

Today on our 2011 Ford Edge, we're going to take a look at and show you how to install the Hopkins Endurance Quick Install Trailer Connector Adaptor. This turns your 4 way flat into a 7 pole. Part number is HM47200. Here's what our 7 pole plug's going to look like installed. Not only does this give us all of our turns, our brake signals, things like that, but this will also provide you, if you hook it up, with a reverse light signal for marine applications, for brake controller signal if you run a wire into the cab of the vehicle, and then also your 12 volt power, which is what our customer requested. It's going to give power to anything on your trailer. With this being the Endurance series, it has a couple of really nice features to it. more


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5/10/2017 1:37:52 PM



Hopkins Wiring HM20041 Review- Video

Hopkins Wiring HM20041 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins 7-Way Trailer-End RV Style Connector with a molded cable. This connector allows you to replace your damaged 7-Way RV Style Trailer-End Connector. It's going to allow you to connect your trailer to your vehicle. Here on the connector end, it's going to feature the easy grip tabs. These are going to allow for simple plug-in and disconnect, and it allows you to get a good grip on the connector end. The cable is flexible, that way you can really position it the way that works best for your application. more


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5/10/2017 10:20:12 AM



Roadmaster Tail Light Wiring Kit Installation - 2011 Honda CR-V- Video

Roadmaster Tail Light Wiring Kit Installation - 2011 Honda CR-V

Today on our 2011 Honda CRV, we'll be having a look at and installing the Roadmaster tail light wiring kit with bulbs, part number RM-155. Here's what our bulb and socket kit looks like installed. What this kit allows us to do is have a tow vehicle lighting system installed on our vehicle, that is completely separate from the vehicles' lighting circuitry that's already existing. We don't have to worry about cutting our wiring putting diodes in place. This will isolate our vehicles electrical system completely, treating it just like a trailer with a separate bulb. What's great about this kit compared to using a magnetic tow lights is, you don't have to worry about putting on top of your vehicle, scratching your paint when removing them or with a removed round or having them fall off or someone take them. more


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5/1/2017 9:22:07 AM



Mighty Cord Replacement 7-Way Trailer Connector Review- Video

Mighty Cord Replacement 7-Way Trailer Connector Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Mighty Cord replacement seven way trailer connector, part number A10-7072VP. So here's what the Mighty Cord trailer adapter looks like. It's going to give us a seven way, and it's going to either replace broken or worn connectors on the back of your vehicle, or used in conjunction with a 5th wheel amounted inside the bed of your truck. It has a nice spring loaded cover, and it's going to help keep out moisture, and debris from getting inside. Now that we've gone over some of the features, we'll show you how we're going to install it. Then I can take my seven way plug, and I can plug it into the back of there, making sure it locks in. Now, I can go ahead and feed this back in there, and I can get ready to mount this. more


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4/25/2017 10:17:30 AM



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2016 Mazda CX-9- Video

Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2016 Mazda CX-9

Today on this 2016 Mazda CX9, we're going to review and install the Curt upgraded circuit protected taillight with converter hardwire kit, part number 56146KIT. This is what it looks like once it's installed in the CX9. You can see we got plenty of extra length here, maybe about a foot to work with and we got our cap here holding it in place. Of course when you're ready to plug into your trailer, just go ahead and take the cap off, don't worry about going anywhere and plug right into your standard four pole. Let's go ahead and cover the parts that come with the kit. First off, this is our module right here. This module's designed to be spliced into existing wire harness. more


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4/21/2017 3:27:37 PM



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2017 BMW X1- Video

Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2017 BMW X1

Today on our 2017 BMW X1 we'll be having a look at and installing the Tekonsha Upgraded Heavy Duty Module Light Circuit Protected Vehicle Wiring Harness with Install Kit, part number 119190KIT. Here's what our wiring looks like installed. As you can see, we have an adequate length wire harness to get close to where our hitch is. It's even longer, we could actually have it attached to our hitch as well if we wanted to. This wiring harness gives us our basic functions that we need in order to safely and legally tow a trailer. We'll have off of our brown wire here our taillight and running light circuit. more


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4/11/2017 4:58:15 PM



Tekonsha Wiring 119179 Review- Video

Tekonsha Wiring 119179 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the upgraded Modulite, circuit protected vehicle wiring harness, with a 4-pole flat trailer connector. This product's going to provide a 4-way flat trailer connector at the rear of your vehicle to power your trailer's signal lights. It is compatible with 5-pole, 6-pole, and 7-pole adapters. Adapters are sold separately. Now, this is a resettable short-circuit, and overload protection system, that's going to safe guard itself and the tow vehicle, against harmful, electrical, shorts, and miswire situations. It is designed to automatically reset. It virtually eliminates draw on the vehicle's taillight circuit. more


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4/10/2017 1:10:13 PM



Hopkins Wiring HM46370 Review- Video

Hopkins Wiring HM46370 Review

Today we're going to take a look at the Hopkins Endurance Power Taillight Converter. Now, this system will allow you to install a four way trailer connector on your vehicles. It's equipped with pulse with modulation, independent bulb system, or a common bulb system. The module portion right here is what'll get the signal from the vehicle wiring system, but it will power the lights on the trailer directly from your vehicle's battery. This will also protect your tow vehicle, electronics, and even itself from any wiring shorts, because it uses a self-resetting short proof protection. Also, there's no heavy duty flashers required on your vehicle. On the four way, if you'll notice it'll have these LED lights right here that'll test each electrical function on the four way and it does use this dust cap that'll protect the four way. more


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3/15/2017 11:48:25 AM



Hopkins Accessories and Parts HM48144 Review- Video

Hopkins Accessories and Parts HM48144 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Endurance Easy Pull 4 Flat Extension. This 4-way flat extension loop increases the length of your wiring connection by 12". It plugs into the 4-way flat connectors on your trailer and on your vehicle. It's going to feature the easy to pull ring on the trailer end, makes the 4-way very easy to disconnect. The ring handle makes it easy to pull the connector straight back for proper leverage, so no more wiggling the plugs or damaging the terminals. It's got the nice wide grip handle that makes it easy to grip the connector. The unit's going to feature corrosion resistant terminals. more


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3/10/2017 10:08:26 AM



Hopkins Accessories and Parts HM47004 Review- Video

Hopkins Accessories and Parts HM47004 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Flat Extension with two grip rings. This 4-way flat extension loop increases the length of your wiring connection by 24 inches. Plugs into the 4-way flat connectors on your vehicle and trailer. It's going to feature the easy to pull rings on the trailer and vehicle ends, makes the 4-way very easy to disconnect. The ring handles make it easy to pull the connectors straight back for proper leverage so that eliminates having to wiggle the plugs and also reduces greatly the chance of damaging the terminals. It's also got the nice wide grip handles, so if you don't want to use that pull ring you can use that wide grip handle design, still get the proper leverage to pull it straight back and not have to wiggle or damage terminals when you're disconnecting or connecting. The unit's going to feature the corrosion resistant terminals. They're long-lasting. more


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3/10/2017 10:08:24 AM



Hopkins Accessories and Parts HM47114 Review- Video

Hopkins Accessories and Parts HM47114 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull 4-Flat Extension with two grip rings. This 4-way flat extension loop increases the length of your wiring connection by 48 inches. It plugs into the 4-way flat connectors on your vehicle and your trailer. It's going to feature the easy to pull rings on the trailer and vehicle ends. That makes the 4-way easier to disconnect. The ring handles make it easy to pull the connector straight back for proper leverage. more


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3/10/2017 10:08:22 AM



Best 2016 Mazda CX-9 Trailer Wiring Options- Video

Best 2016 Mazda CX-9 Trailer Wiring Options

Today on our 2016 Mazda CX9 we're going to be taking a look at the best options for trailer wiring. Now our main option for vehicles with a factory tow package is going to be right here. It's the Tekonsha, part number 118278. Now for vehicles without a towing package, these are going to be your options. Right here we have the Tekonsha, part number 119147KIT. Over here we have the CURT, part number C59236. Now to determine if your vehicle has a factory tow package, it's going to be in the back passenger corner. more


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3/2/2017 9:37:08 AM



Best 2017 Mazda CX-9 Trailer Wiring Options- Video

Best 2017 Mazda CX-9 Trailer Wiring Options

Today on our 2017 Mazda CX9 we're going to be taking a look at the best options for trailer wiring. Now our main options for vehicles with a factory tow package is going to be right here. It's the Tekonsha, part number 118278. Now for vehicles without a towing package, these are going to be your options. Right here we have the Tekonsha, part number 119147KIT. Over here we have the CURT, part number C59236. Now to determine if your vehicle has a factory tow package, it's going to be in the back passenger corner. more


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3/1/2017 11:53:38 AM



Trailer Brake Controller Installation - 1999 Safari Sahara- Video

Trailer Brake Controller Installation - 1999 Safari Sahara

Today on our 1999 Magnum Safari Sahara Edition we're going to take a look at and also show you how to install the Hopkins Adapter to convert a four pole to a working seven pole and four pole. Part number is 37185. Now here's what our plug's going to look like installed. As you can see, we've got our seven pole round plug and our four pole flat plug there. It's really going to help to reduce the need for adapters if we're going from trailer to trailer. A nice finish to it, we've got a stainless steel spring that's going to be here on the top that's going to help keep that door closed. more


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3/1/2017 8:47:36 AM



Pollak 6-Pole Trailer Wiring Socket Installation - 2015 Jeep Wrangler- Video

Pollak 6-Pole Trailer Wiring Socket Installation - 2015 Jeep Wrangler

Today on our 2015 Jeep Wrangler we'll be having a look at and installing the Pollak 6-Pole Round Pin Trailer Wiring Socket, part number PK11609. All right, here's what our Pollak six-way round connector looks like installed on the front of our Jeep. This six-way round has a nice dust cover here that's spring loaded, which will hold in our six-way round connector and also keep dirt and debris from entering our connection. This will give us the ability to run a tow vehicle lighting system on our Jeep, run a charge line if we need to, or have other functions on one of the other six connectors. The six-pole round connector has six terminals inside. You'll have one for your taillights, one each for both turn signals, so that takes care of three. You have your ground, that's the fourth one. more


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2/24/2017 12:22:55 PM



Trailer Wiring Harness Adapter Installation - 2011 Ford Van- Video

Trailer Wiring Harness Adapter Installation - 2011 Ford Van

Today, on our 2011 Ford Van, we're going to be taking a look at the tow-ready four pole to seven pole vehicle end adapter, part number 30717. This is what our adapter looks like fully installed, and as you can see it has a nice cover to keep any dirt and debris or moisture out of the plug. As you can see, back here we have our four pole. We have a white ground wire, and then we have three separate wires that have butt connectors on them. On our application, we're not going to be using them, but the blue wire typically goes to your brake controller, the black wire is going to go to a 12-volt power supply, and the yellow wire typically goes into your reverse light socket. Now, to finish up our installation, to get everything all nice and tucked away, we're going to be using this long no-drill bracket, and you can pick one up using part number 18136, as well as this mounting bracket for a seven-way style plug, and this works with the universal mounting as well as the OEM style, and you can pick one up using part number TM76474. Now, the bracket is going to come with all the mounting hardware. Your seven-way is going to sit in here, and as you can see the oblong holes give you enough room so that they're securely mounted. more


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2/24/2017 10:42:24 AM



Tekonsha 4-Pole Vehicle End Installation - 2011 Ford Van- Video

Tekonsha 4-Pole Vehicle End Installation - 2011 Ford Van

Today on our 2011 Ford van, we're going to be taking a look at the Tekonsha Vehicle End 4-pole Connector, part number 118001. Now this is what the kit is going to consist of. You're going to have a 4-pole flat vehicle end, and the cable is 48" long, as well as you're going to get four wire taps. But on our installation, we're going to be replacing them with heat shrink butt connectors, and you can pick those up using part number DW05744-5. Here's going to be our vehicle end of the 4-pole. Now, like a lot of applications, after time, rust and corrosion will start to build up, and it's not going to make a good connection, so we're going to go and install our new kit. Let's go ahead and show you how we get it installed. more


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2/24/2017 10:42:06 AM



Hopkins Endurance 7 Way Trailer Connector Socket Installation - 2003 Gulf Stream Cruiser- Video

Hopkins Endurance 7 Way Trailer Connector Socket Installation - 2003 Gulf Stream Cruiser

Today on our 2003 Gulf Stream Scenic Cruiser we will be installing the Hopkins Endurance Seven-Way Trailer Connector Socket. Part number HM48480. It's a nice heavy duty construction here. We have a really substantial hinge which allows our door to open more than 180 degrees, giving us clean access to our terminals to make it easy to plug into. Now in the back side of our door, on the inside, you'll see this nice foam seal. This will help keep the elements out of our connector on the inside, preventing corrosion, contamination, or making it difficult to insert our plug from our trailer into. more


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2/22/2017 9:02:07 AM



Wesbar 7-Way RV to 4-Way or 5-Way Flat Coiled Adapter Review- Video

Wesbar 7-Way RV to 4-Way or 5-Way Flat Coiled Adapter Review

Today we'll be having a look at the Wesbar Coiled Adapter 7-Way RV to 4-Way or 5-Way Flat. It's 8 feet long. It's part number 787196. All right, here we are. Right now we're going to use our Wesbar 7-Way to a 5-Way adapter to hook up our electrical connection between our RV and our towed vehicle here. The key feature of this unit is that it adapts from a 7-Way RV connector, like we have on the back of our RV. more


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2/10/2017 2:07:34 PM



Curt Wiring 56146 Review- Video

Curt Wiring 56146 Review

Today we're gonna take a look at the Curt hardwire powered tail light converter with the four-way flat trailer connector. Now this part will provide a full reflect trailer connector at back of your vehicle to power your trailer's signal lights. It is compatible with five-pull, six-pull, and seven-pull adapters that we do sell separately on our website. Now this is to ensure that your vehicle's wiring match that of your trailer. Basically they'll convert your three-wire vehicle lighting to two-wire trailer lighting. It does connect directly to your battery to avoid overloading your vehicle's electrical system. more


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2/8/2017 3:53:01 PM



Trailer Wiring Harness Adapter Installation - 2010 Ford Explorer- Video

Trailer Wiring Harness Adapter Installation - 2010 Ford Explorer

Today on our 2010 Ford Explorer, we're going to take a look at and also show you how to install the Hopkins Wiring Adapter for converting a four pole flat into a working seven pole and four pole. Part number is 37185. Here's what our wiring kit is going to look like when we pole it out of the package. This is a really excellent way to adapt the plug on the back of your vehicle from being just a single type, either the seven pole or four pole than having to use adapters. As you can see we've got our four pole here. It's going to fit your common four pole flat trailer connector with ground, running lights, left turn and brake signal and right turn and brake signal. For our seven pole side, this is going to give us the additional functions of twelve volt power if we hook it up, our brake controller wire if we hook it up and also a reverse signal if we hook that up. more


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1/27/2017 4:22:14 PM



Pollak 4-Pole Round Pin Trailer Wiring Socket Review- Video

Pollak 4-Pole Round Pin Trailer Wiring Socket Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Pollak Heavy Duty 4-Pole Round Pin Trailer Wiring Socket, Park Number PK11404. What this is going to be great for is providing power to the lights on your towed vehicle from your motor home, through a 4-Pole Round Connector. It's made of a nice, heavy duty steel construction with a spring loaded lid. When it's not in use this lid's going to stay down to help keep water and elements out from inside your connectors there. This connector works with wires as large as 12 gauge wire. What I like most about this connector is it has the spring loaded lid to help protect the connections inside. It's also just a nice heavy duty construction. more


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1/27/2017 3:10:49 PM



Performance Tool Computer Safe Logistic Probe Review- Video

Performance Tool Computer Safe Logistic Probe Review

Today we'll be having a look at the performance tools computer safe logistic probe, part number PTW2991. This performance tool logic probe is a cost effective solution in order to check not only power, but ground. Ground is the most important thing in any electrical component. It's the most often overlooked component as well. If you don't have a good ground, no matter what, your electrical component will not work. This allows you to check your ground and your power sources. Here's what a logistic probe looks like. more


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1/16/2017 10:44:30 AM



Performance Tool Cordless Soldering Iron Review- Video

Performance Tool Cordless Soldering Iron Review

Today we'll be having a look at the Performance Tools cordless soldering iron, part number PTW2000. Here's what our soldering iron looks like. As you can see, it's a cordless soldering iron. Has a protective cap included and even comes with a little bit of solder. The soldering iron is powered by four AA batteries, you have to provide your own, has two power settings, low and high, and has an LED indicator, lets you know if it's turned on or not right here. The brighter the LED is, it's shows you if it's on the higher setting or the lower setting. The soldering iron is equivalent to an eight watt soldering iron. It's heats up to the maximum temperature of 572 degrees Fahrenheit, and will reach 365 degrees Fahrenheit almost immediately. I have two pieces of wire here. We're going to show you how to do a wire repair with a soldering iron. more


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1/16/2017 10:44:25 AM



Mighty Cord 6-Way Round to 4-Way Flat Trailer Connector Adapter Review- Video

Mighty Cord 6-Way Round to 4-Way Flat Trailer Connector Adapter Review

Today we'll be having a look at the Mighty Cord Trailer Connector Adapter - 6-Way Round to 4-Way Flat, part number A10-7264VP. Here's what our adapter looks like. It'll go from our 6-way round pin down to our 4-way flat. This will give us all the lighting functions that we need to tow a trailer. Now, this adapter's great because it doesn't require any modification to your trailer. You just push it in, close the door back down on it, and you have your 4-way flat. We'll show you how it gives us our lighting functions. We have a tester here. more


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1/16/2017 9:10:31 AM



Mighty Cord 7-Way RV Style to 5-Way Flat Trailer Connector Adapter Review- Video

Mighty Cord 7-Way RV Style to 5-Way Flat Trailer Connector Adapter Review

Today we'll be having a look at the Mighty Cord trailer connector adapter, seven-way RV-style to five-way flat, part number A10-7275VP. The Mighty Cord adapter that we have here today will allow us to convert from a seven-way RV connector to a five-way flat. It's a very easy solution in order to give you that necessary five-way adaptor on your vehicle without having to do any modification to your vehicle. It's nice that a lot of trucks that are on the market today come with a standard seven-way connector on the back and then a four pole flat. Now these are great and these allow you to have your lighting functions here or your electric brake controller here. You just plug this into your seven-way, close the door, so if your trailer's equipped with with a reverse lockout solenoid and has a five-way flat, this is something you need, otherwise you will be causing undue harm and damage to your trailer, not only the brakes but the coupler on it, by trying to push while the breaks are being applied while you're backing up. This top pin here on our connector is our reverse signal, so I have our truck in reverse light now, if you just take a look and see our reverse lights are on. We have no other function on right now, just reverse. If we pin the other ones, you see there's nothing going on, but if we hit this with our test light, you'll see how it lights up. more


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1/16/2017 9:10:25 AM



Hopkins Wiring HM48044 Review- Video

Hopkins Wiring HM48044 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Endurance Easy-Pull Harness with a 4-pole trailer connector. This 4-way flat connector will be located at the back of your vehicle and it's going to power your trailer signal lights. It is compatible with 5-pole, 6-pole and 7-pole adapters. Adapters are sold separately. It's going to feature the easy to pull ring that makes the 4-way easy to connect so the ring handle makes it easy to pull the connector straight back for proper leverage, highly reduces the chance of damaging any part of the plug. It's got a nice wide handle design for an easy grip. Pretty simple installation. Just hard wires to your existing vehicle wiring. more


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1/12/2017 11:13:59 AM



Hopkins Wiring HM48148 Review- Video

Hopkins Wiring HM48148 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Endurance Easy Pull 4-Pull Flat Extension. This 4-way flat extension loop increases the length of your wiring connection by 12 inches. It plugs into the 4-way flat connectors on your vehicle and on your trailer. It's going to feature the easy to pull ring that makes the 4-way easy to disconnect. The ring handle makes it easy to pull the connector straight back for proper leverage. That way you don't have to wiggle the plug which could potentially damage the wiring and the terminals. Also it's got a nice wide handle grip design, makes it just very easy to grip the connector. You're going to have these built in LED lights on the trailer end that offer easy troubleshooting. These will illuminate to verify that the connection is working. They are labelled for each function. more


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1/12/2017 10:14:01 AM



Hopkins Wiring HM48138 Review- Video

Hopkins Wiring HM48138 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Endurance Easy Pull Harness with the 4-Pole Flat Trailer Connector. The 4-way flat trailer connector plugs into the 4-way flat on your vehicle. It's going to feature the easy to pull ring that makes it very easy to disconnect the plug. The ring handle makes it easy to pull the connector straight back for proper leverage. What that does is it eliminates the need of having to wiggle it loose, so your terminals are protected, your wiring's protected, and the connectors are going to last much longer than a standard one. It's just got that nice, easy grip design. Gives you the proper leverage so you can pull it straight out without causing any type of damage. more


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1/12/2017 9:55:11 AM



Hopkins Wiring HM48058 Review- Video

Hopkins Wiring HM48058 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Endurance Easy Pull Harness with a 4-pole flat trailer connector. This 4-way flat connector would be located at the back of your vehicle and then it's designed to power your trailer's signal lights. This is compatible with 5-pole, 6-pole, and 7-pole adapters. Adapters are sold separately. It's going to feature a easy to pull ring that makes the 4-way very easy to disconnect. This ring handle makes it easy to pull the connector straight back for proper leverage, so no more wiggling the plugs which is going to prevent damged wires and damaged terminals. more


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1/12/2017 9:45:11 AM



Hopkins Wiring HM48114 Review- Video

Hopkins Wiring HM48114 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Endurance Easy Pull Harness with the 4-pole flat trailer connector for the trailer end. This 4-way flat trailer end connector plugs into the 4-way flat on your vehicle. It's going to feature an easy-to-pull ring that makes the 4-way easy to disconnect. The ring handle makes it easy to pull the connector straight back for proper leverage, so that way you don't have to sit there and wiggle the plug, or wiggle the handle, which sometimes either damages wiring or over time actually damages your terminals. Really nice design. Easy grip design makes it easy to pull the connector straight back for proper leverage, easily disconnecting the connector and protecting the wiring and the terminals. Pretty simple installation. more


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1/12/2017 9:34:02 AM



Mighty Cord 7-Blade to 6-Pole Connector Adapter Review- Video

Mighty Cord 7-Blade to 6-Pole Connector Adapter Review

Today we'll be having a look at the Mighty Cord 7-Blade to 6-Pole Connector Adapter, part number A10-7276VP. Now, this is what the adapter looks like. As you can see, it's a 7-way flat RV connector to a 6-pole round. Now, this is great because a lot of trucks from the factory now come with a standard 7-way RV connector on the back and a 4-pole flat. If you own an older trailer that has a 6-pole round connector, this is a perfect solution for you. This is great because this adapter doesn't require any modification to your vehicle or your trailer. more


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1/11/2017 12:08:17 PM



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2016 Mazda CX-9- Video

Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2016 Mazda CX-9

Today on our 2106 Mazda CX-9 we're going to be showing you how to install the Tekonsha Upgraded Modulite Vehicle Wiring Harness Kit with the 4-pole flat trailer connector. The part number is 119147KIT. Now here's what our kit's going to look like when we pull it out of the package. Here's the main part of the system, that's that 4-pole flat trailer connector. This is going to allow us to plug in cargo carriers and trailers and have fully functioning lights. This is going to give us our right turn and brake, our left turn and brake, our running light signal, and our ground. more


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1/10/2017 8:32:42 AM



Hopkins Tow Doctor Trailer End Test Unit Review- Video

Hopkins Tow Doctor Trailer End Test Unit Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the Hopkins Tow Doctor trailer end test unit, part number HM50928. This Hopkins Tow Doctor allows one person to check their trailer wiring and make sure all their functions are working correctly. It's going to come with adapters to work with your seven-way, your four-pole flat, and your six round. It's got your right turn brake, your left turn brake, your tail lights, your backup light, your brakes, and even auxiliary power. If the green light appears, the circuit checks out okay. There are no missed wire connections, burnt out lamps, or trailer shorts to the ground. The LED screen shows your amperage, but it'll also show you your overload, a short circuit, and your low battery. more


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12/28/2016 2:13:28 PM



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2015 BMW X3- Video

Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2015 BMW X3

Today in our 2015 BMW X3, we'll be installing a Tekonsha upgraded heavy duty ModuLite circuit protected vehicle wiring harness with install kit, part number 119190KIT. Now when we want to use our trailer wiring, you just pull back on this cover here, grab our wire, pop our panel back in place, hook it onto the hitch right down here so it has something to hold it in place when we close our hatch. Now you can see we have easy to access wiring here, which easily hook up to our trailer. This will give us the required by law lighting functions that we need in order to safely tow a trailer. We'll have our turn signals, our brake lights, and our running lights. When we're unhooked from our trailer, we can just stow the wiring back in a compartment as simple as we pulled it out. Now one nice feature about this wiring harness, has a built in dust cover here to help protect our four pole flat from any dirt, debris, or the elements. Just slide that over the connector and it'll keep it protected. All right, we'll begin our installation first by removing our floor cover here. Okay, we'll remove these clips right here by twisting 90 degrees. more


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12/21/2016 2:17:18 PM



Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-6 Review- Video

Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-6 Review

Today we're going to take a look at the Roadmaster 6 Wire Trailer and Vehicle End Connectors. Now, these parts will let you create your own cord or replace the damage ends on your Roadmaster 6 wire straight and flexi-coil electrical cords with these 6 pole male and female connectors. Now, one connector, this one right here, will wire to your tow vehicle, has the nice finger pull design to it that will help you to insert it into the socket or remove it from the connector. The other connector, right here, will wire to the vehicle that's being towed. It includes this nice spring-loaded cap that will cover the connector when you pull out the plug, to keep it protected from the elements. Also, on the back, you notice you can pop off this rubber boot and it gives you where your connection points are, so you just wire to these connection points, actually first, you've got to run your wire through here, bring it out, make your connections and then, just slide this up and that will cover it. On your other connector, what you'll want to do is loosen this screw right here, this little Phillips head screw, and this will pop out with your connection points. more


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12/15/2016 7:37:30 PM



Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-4 Review- Video

Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-4 Review

Today we're going to take a look at the Roadmaster 4-Wire Trailer and Vehicle Line Connectors. Now these connectors will help you create your own cord or replace the damaged ends on your Roadmaster, the 4-Wire Straight, and the Flexo-Coil electrical cords with these these four pole male and female connectors. Now one connector will wire to your tow vehicle, and it has the nice finger pull design on it to help you insert it or remove it from the connector. Now the other connector will wire to the vehicle that's being towed. It includes this nice spring loaded cap that'll help cover the connector when it's not in use. So when you go to wire these, this one here, what you'll do is just take your philips screwdriver and loosen that little philips head screw, and you'll be able to pull that socket right out. Run your wire through here, pull it through, make your connections, push that back in, and then put your screw back in there. On this one, it's very similar, what you'll do is there's a little screw right here, unscrew that, and what that'll do is it'll allow the center portion here, the 4-wire portion, it'll fall right out. Once it comes out, same way, run your wire out through the back here, pull it through, make your connections, push that back in to where the hole lines up, and then screw it right into place. more


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12/15/2016 7:37:27 PM



Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-1 Review- Video

Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-1 Review

Today, we're going to take a look at the Roadmaster 4-wire vehicle end trailer connector. Now, this connector will install in the vehicle that's being towed to allow you to plug in a 4-pin plug from the tow vehicle. This replacement socket will fit the Roadmaster 4-wire straight and the Flexo-Coil electric cords. Includes this nice spring-loaded cap that will automatically drop down to cover the connector when it's not in use. And to install your wire to this, you just run your wire back through here, make your connections to the 4-pin, and you're ready to go. Just to show you where those connections are made, to do it, you just take out this little Phillips head screw and once that screw comes out then just open the cover or the plate and then just tap it and you'll see the center comes out and there's your 4-pin. And on the very back is where you'll make your wire connections. more


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12/15/2016 7:37:01 PM



Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-8 Review- Video

Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-8 Review

Today we're going to take a look at the RoadMaster 6-Wire Trailer End Trailer Connector. Now this connector plug will install on the tow vehicle to allow you to plugin to a 6-pin socket on the vehicle that's being towed. This replacement connector plug will fit into the RoadMaster 6-Wire Straight and the Flexo-Coil Electric Cord sockets. It also works with your standard 6 pole trailer sockets. It has a nice finger grip design. You can see right here on the very end here. more


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12/15/2016 7:36:58 PM



Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-7 Review- Video

Roadmaster Wiring RM-910030-7 Review

Today we're going to take a look at the RoadMaster six-wire vehicle end trailer connector. This connector will install on your vehicle that's being towed to allow you to plug in a six-pin plug from the tow vehicle. This replacement socket will fit the Roadmaster six-wire straight and flexo coil electric cords. It will also work with your standard six-pole trailer connectors. Does include this nice spring-loaded cap that will cover the connector when it's not in use. On the very back, you can see it has this nice rubber boot that will pull right off, you make your wire connections, put your wire through the rubber boot first and then make your connections. Then, when you put the boot over there it protects the wire connections from the elements. That should do it for the review on the RoadMaster six-wire vehicle end trailer connector.. more


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12/15/2016 7:36:44 PM



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2014 Ford Van- Video

Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2014 Ford Van

Today on a 2014 Ford E350 van we're going to review and install the Draw-Tite 4-pole 72-inch Long Vehicle End wire harness, part number 18172. This is what a wire harness looks like when it's installed in a typical application: simple 4-pole flap right here that will work with any small trailer that's out there. This also provides a great base if you want to upgrade this from a 4-pole off to a 6 or 7-pole connector when you use a bigger trailer that requires extra circuits. Let's go ahead and take a quick look at it. Very simple. This is an industry standard 4-pole flap. This is our wires here, 18 gauge material. more


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12/8/2016 2:27:54 PM



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