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I have just found an electrical wire hanging down at the rear of car near exhaust what can it be

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  • mbradshaw120 Sep 08, 2009

    not that I could see

  • mbradshaw120 Sep 08, 2009

    looks like it goes up through a hole underneath into trunk

  • mbradshaw120 Sep 08, 2009

    think it is lead for towbar lights?

  • Curt Downs May 11, 2010

    Where does the wire go, into the trunk, or ???

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    is there anything on the car not working ?

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If it is earthed to the car, it is possibly to stop static electricity build up...the zap you get when you touch a car.

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