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Old 05-24-2011, 04:57 PM   #1
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pre wired for tow hitch?

my 2011 4 door jeep jk unlimited didnt come with a tow hitch and i wanna put an aftermarket one in but i was wondering if the jeeps come pre wired because the tow hitch i can get or get without wires to hook up the lights.. thanks,,

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will tralier lighters cause problems with the electrical canbus?

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Old 05-24-2011, 06:41 PM   #3
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There are pre-made wire kits for the JK series.

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And no, it won't interfere with the CANBUS. The brake light system has some leeway. You just don't get the separate fuse factory wired ones get.
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I just put mine on(previous owner took the harness to his new jeep)...it took all of about 5 minutes
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I did have to have computer flashed when I added a 7 pin trailer plug .
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We get a mopar branded hitch from bestbars in new zealand down here, and they come with a plug in 7 pin flat plug (current standard down here).

You simply unplug the current wiring at the tail light, plug the new trailer wiring loom onto the now vacant tail lights connection, the existing wiring loom then plugs into sockets on the new trailer wiring loom.

Simply plug and play Nothing else required.

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