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New trailer wiring for my 06 Nissan Maxima wont work on traile

Just had new wiring installed for a trailer. When hooked up to two brand new trailers, signals will turn on once then shut off, left, right, and hazard do the same thing. The "trailer doc" says the wiring is fine (electronic gadget by installers). The signals won't start again unless the car is restarted. Everything works fine when it is not hooked to the trailer. Any suggestions?

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Have you tried a heavy duty flasher? Also, if your signals & brake lights are 2 different bulbs, as in amber for signals & red for stop, then you will need a small in line converter to separate those 2 as most vehicles use same bulb for signal & stop.

Posted on Jun 15, 2009

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    Mike Butler Jun 15, 2009

    It just hit me after re-reading it, if your getting one flash, then have to restart truck to get it again, there's probably a circuit breaker popping somewhere. Some vehicles reset them when turned off then back on.

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Jun 19, 2009

    What was the problem, or not fixed yet?

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