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Old 05-18-2019, 07:41 PM   #1
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Help on wiring external running lights

I am trying to fix a short in my running lights on my 1976 Argosy 28’. I repainted the trailer four years ago and replaced all the running lights in the process. The exiting wiring runs through a tiny hole in the trailer body that seems to be wearing away the plastic insulation and shorting on the metal surrounding the wire. I am trying to figure out how to insulate this wire through the whole without removing any interior of the trailer. I have posted a couple of pictures to show the wire. Any suggestions would appreciated Click image for larger version

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Try sliding some heat shrink tubing over the wire.
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you can get rubber and plastic grommets and many big box stores in the electrical section
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