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Old August 15th, 2012, 10:22 AM
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wiring for trailer lights

I am going to be doing the wiring for trailer lights. Does anyone have any thoughts/suggestions/diagrams on where and how to tie in to do it right? I appreciate the help. thanks
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Old August 15th, 2012, 11:19 AM
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Have you done a search in this forum ??
There's been plenty of discussion on this topic before.
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Old August 15th, 2012, 09:43 PM
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You may have a multi plug for the trailer wiring by the rear cross member RHS. It should be a grey connector with a orange inside. If you do not have that then you can get the wires from the rear connection at the sides by the rear door or gate. If you have speakers behind the grill box. Since you have yellow and red rear lights you will have to have a converter to work correctly with the solid color trailer lights.
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Old August 20th, 2012, 11:08 PM
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On my 97 I ended up cutting off the OEM plug and splicing in a standard circular deal with an extension down to the receiver area. Then bought a converter to the standard 4 pin for most light trailers (walmart, pretty inexpensive).

The OEM Rover plug was really expensive to find the right mate.
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