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Relocating factory trailer light plug.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by sgrappone, Dec 3, 2009.

  1. Dec 3, 2009 at 6:58 PM
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    sgrappone

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    Has anybody relocated the trailer light plug that comes equipped with the factory towing package? The thin metal bracket Toyota uses hold it in place bent on a recent hunting trip as it scrubbed the ground while driving through a mud hole. I want move it to eliminate the problem.
     
  2. Dec 3, 2009 at 7:02 PM
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    I relocated the 7 pin on my Dodge to inside of the bed. I'll try and get pics this weekend.
     
  3. Dec 3, 2009 at 9:10 PM
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    I broke mine about 45 minutes ago. >.<
     
  5. Dec 4, 2009 at 4:44 AM
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    Thanks! IMO, that should be done at factory being that these trucks don't have the best ground clearance. I can't wait to get this done.
     
  6. Dec 4, 2009 at 8:54 AM
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    I never had a problem with mine and I go on dirt/bumpy roads all the time when I go to the river. Granted I am not a crazy off-roader, but I take my time and notice what is around me. Get a lift and some 33's and no need to relocate...IMO!
     
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