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  1. Trailer wiring

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Adding trailer wiring to my 2017. There are some excellent kits out there that use the existing plugs. The worst part is that they all suggest running the power wire the entire length of the vehicle, and attaching it to the battery. Why can't it be wired to the existing rear fuse panel that has...
  2. 2017 Ford Escape Aftermarket Towing Capacity

    Towing
    I recently consulted the manual and it appears that with an aftermarket trailer hitch, I can only tow up to 2,000 lbs. without the factory-installed towing package on the 2.0L Escape. Is this accurate, or am I misunderstanding something? I have heard a number of opinions regarding whether or...
  3. 4-wire trailer wiring - new install

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Hi Guys, Just picked my wife up a new 2013 SE last night. We got the 1.6 with the navi and a few other options. We were on a strict budget, so I couldn't float the SEL with the towing package. Also had a nice Reese Class III hitch installed. We tow a Sea-Doo and a small utility trailer so I...
  4. trailer lights not working

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    I bought a Titanium 2.0 EcoBoost in April with factory installed tow package I have tried connecting our trailer to the car and it didn't work. Bought all new lights (non LED) and new wiring harness and it still doesn't work. The dealership told me that I need to ground it to the car with an...
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