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Trailor lights not working

I have a 1996 ford explorer that I am using for a work truck. The wiring harness is already installed on the truck. But when I went to plug in the trailor the tail light would not work. so I readjuststed the wiring on the trailor because I had wired it myself, and after not being able to get them to work, my right trun, brake, and hazzard signal stopped working. Then when trying to get them back on my left side stopped working. I went and bought a tester. and the harness that was mounted in the truck seems to be good on the truck side of the protector but on the trailor side i'm getting nothing on the tester. Need Help

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Wire a new connector.
is the old one corroded?
you may have blown some fuses as well.
if i were you,i would wire a new harness

Posted on May 13, 2009

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The trailer wiring is dud. If you getting good signal at the car it must be the trailer. steve.. uk

Posted on May 13, 2009

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