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Old 07-12-2014, 04:04 PM   #15
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Old 07-12-2014, 04:17 PM   #16
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Purchased ours from Harbor Freight. I set them in the back windows of our pt. Had to build a tray that fits into the shelf wells for each light. I made them out of some 2x6 material and just installed a blank 4" square plate that would go onto a electrical junction box. They just attach to the plates and stay in place. I had to add about 6' to the wire length to reach the plug on the coach. Simple and works great.
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The lights I use have a red lense for the rear side and yellow for the side that faces the motor home. For me it is kind of reassuring to know the lights and signals are working - the yellow shows up well in the rear view camera monitor.
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I have a 2014 Cherokee and am waiting for Demco to release their plug in wiring kit, as I don't want to cut OEM wires to use diodes (lifetime warranty).

In the meantime I am using magnetic tow lights. I ran the wire from the front of the vehicle, down through the engine compartment, along the frame rail and up into the rear cargo area through the tail light access opening. I only have about 2"-3" of wire exposed to each light and make sure the surface is clean prior to placing the lights.

So far it's been working fine, but I am anxious to install the Demco kit as soon as it's available, hopefully in about a month.

I personally don't see the magnetic lights as a long term solution.
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Your link didn't work for me. In case others have a similar problem here's one to try: Taillight Wiring Kit with Bulbs - Roadmaster 155 - Towing Accessories - Camping World

I used a similar system on my Wrangler and it worked great. My problem now is my new vehicle has LED lights and doesn't have room for the separate bulbs.
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I have been looking at the wireless LED magnetic lights. I am a little concerned about the wire between the two lights and have been considering putting a cross bar in the toad trailer hitch so I can simply attach the lights to this bar and not worry about the wire or lights scratching the paint. Just not sure how long the batteries last when running at night with tail lights, however the LED's shouldn't draw much.
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I bought the wireless lights from tractor supply and think they are great. Don' t drive at night ifI don' t have to. Lol I went to harbor freight and bought a hitch style extender to hold 12 ft stock in bed of truck. Shorten long tube to fit close to back of my jeep liberty and put magnetic lights on cross bar. Great set up and works great.
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I have been looking at the wireless LED magnetic lights. I am a little concerned about the wire between the two lights and have been considering putting a cross bar in the toad trailer hitch so I can simply attach the lights to this bar and not worry about the wire or lights scratching the paint. Just not sure how long the batteries last when running at night with tail lights, however the LED's shouldn't draw much.
I use the wireless magnetic lights. I lay down a strip of painters tape between the lights and then I tape the wire down to the strip. I also use rechargeable AA's so I don't have to keep buying batteries.
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$19 at harbor freight , they work great !
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Was just at Harbor Freight...they had 6 racks of magnetic lights -20' wires, Red on one side, Yellow on the other -$19.98.

Can't beat that!
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Harbor Freights magnetic lights are often on sale for $9.98.
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My LED wireless magnetic lights are from Tractor Supply. They work a treat. The sender stays on the RV and the stay in the trunk of my tow car. Put them on the trunk lid and turn them on. Couldn't be easier. They do use batteries, however.

CLICK HERE - They're on sale right now for $130.
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I bought a set when I was told while travelling that my toad wiring was kaput. I had them on the roof and they did start to scratch the paint. I guess if you don't take them on and off it might reduce scratching.

We have a 2000 Honda CRV and I made metat brackets inside the back on the rear door. They are clearly visible outside the vehicle. I guess the only downsides are attaching brackets to your interior and if you frequently travel down wet muddy roads.
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