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trailer hitch wiring color coding

Discussion in 'Toyota Trucks & SUVs' started by bibi54, Nov 11, 2012.

  1. bibi54

    bibi54 [OP] New Member

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    what is color code for tacoma trailer hitch?
     
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    That's a good question. I will be mounting a halogen back-up light just below my bumper, and I wanted to tap into the existing trailer harness back-up and ground.
     
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    well, the Yellow center wire is for backup. I did the same thing :D
     
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    Yellow is pre-parking position switch.
     
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    hmm .. I would guess the colors are not consistent year to year, or you don't have an OEM socket. My center wire is most certainly yello and attached to Reverse.
     
  7. AvsFanTRD

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    Aye, the wiring colors I am referring to are fuse-to-bulb. I'm not talking about the OEM tow socket as I would assume the OP doesn't have one? :notsure:
     
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    ahh that makes sense
     
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    Not sure of the color but the back up is the center of the plug.
     
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