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Talk about the different aspects of your tow car and tow advice.

Correct towbar wiring.

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07 Dec 2017 @ 06:32:01 am
DR DRAKE GP not a Doctor nor a GP
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I had a towbar fitted by "professionals".
When I bought a towbar carrier box, the indicators would sometimes work and sometimes not.
I was sent backwards and forwards between both suppliers with each blaming the other and even being referred to an auto electrician (supposedly at my expense).
Long story cut short - Eventually, it was discovered the fitment centre coupled the indicators to the wrong set of indicators.
When previously trying to show me the lights work, the boot was open - when the boot was closed, the indicators "behind" (inside) the boot would switch off.
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07 Dec 2017 @ 07:39:28 am
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So sorry about your problems David, but SO VERY PLEASED it gave you a reason to communicate with us again ...... GREAT STUFF!

Now CP forum is good again!! YEAH!!!

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07 Dec 2017 @ 08:34:40 am
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So sorry about your problems David, but SO VERY PLEASED it gave you a reason to communicate with us again ...... GREAT STUFF!

Now CP forum is good again!! YEAH!!!

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07 Dec 2017 @ 08:59:58 am
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David,
Apart from incorrect wiring, did LED lights have any significance?
I've heard/read that it doesn't work if you mix LED and conventional globes.
i.e. LED on the vehicle and Conventional gloves on the van.

All of mine are the old type and I've made a test box with switches, globes etc to test vehicle wiring and with the aid of a small 12v battery, the van/trailer's lights.
Can come in handy if someone has driven off and ripped the wires out, especially at a remote campsite.
Your strongest weapon is your mind!
And then there's, Power Tools!
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07 Dec 2017 @ 13:19:29 pm
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Just thought to share info, Nico.
No other problems have been experienced with lights.
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07 Dec 2017 @ 16:28:08 pm
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Al wat ek weet is dat dinge sleg gaan hier buite deesdae met bedradings ens... sleg en skrikwekkend.... ag meeste werke wat gedoen moet word sekerlik... die goeie ouens word al uurder en die cheapskate fitments al meer en so gaan als in sy moer in
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