What is Trailer Tow Hitch Warning Light?

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Trailer Tow Hitch Warning Light:

Sometimes the quantity of space for storing inside your vehicle just isn’t enough. For this reason, you will have to rent or buy a trailer for extra space. Nowadays, there are many vehicles available with a tow hitch installed so you’ll be able to attach a trailer safely.

Trailers and other big towable items have to have lights connected to their turn signals and brake lights. Otherwise, the trailer will block the lights on the car and other drivers won’t be ready to react accordingly. Most vehicles with a tow hitch will have an indicator on the dash regarding the electrical connection, between the trailer and therefore the towing vehicle but it should vary from one vehicle to a different. Talk over with the owner’s manual for more information on the indications for your vehicle.


The Trailer Tow Hitch Warning Light Means:

Typically, the trailer tow hitch red light can come on for some different reasons. Counting on the type of car, this light could indicate that the tow hitch is unlocked or that there’s a difficulty with the lighting system.

Some vehicles may additionally have an indicator to point out that there’s a further load on the wiring. Modifications to the lighting system that aren’t done properly can cause this light to return on because of changes within the overall circuit load. If you changed the kinds of bulbs utilized in any of the lights or added additional lights to your vehicle, check and ensure everything was installed properly after you notice that this light has come on.

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