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Old 01-14-2016, 09:22 AM   #1
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1973 27' Overlander - Back up lights??

Hey Guys:

Gutting my OVerlander.

I removed the rear aluminum taillight housings and as expected the steel cans were rusted beyond saving.

So I've found excellent 4" truck stop/turn/running units that should fit into the housings fairly well.

Two questions:

I bought my AS non-functional. Does TT have backup lights?

My replacement solution has a three wire connector. Any ideas how I connect that to our two wire trailer wiring harness?

Thanks,

Brek
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Old 01-23-2016, 04:39 PM   #2
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white is ground, original bulb-lights were grounded through the brackets.
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Old 01-23-2016, 06:33 PM   #3
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My Tradewind has backup lights. Your Overlander should have them as well. My manual shows only one type of housing for all the trailers that year.
I put new cans in the housings in my Tradewind. In order to ensure a good ground I soldered ground wires to the cans and ran them down to a body/frame wire in the bath.

Good luck with your rehab,
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Old 01-24-2016, 07:30 PM   #4
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