flat tow wiring - Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups
Jeep-Short Wheelbase All discussion of short wheelbase Jeeps: CJ, TJ, YJ and JK

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of (permalink) Old 12-27-1999, 10:34 AM
Posts: n/a
flat tow wiring

Saw an article in a mag about wiring your jeep through the jeeps wiring for flat towing....can't find the article now, wouldn't ya know it.....they used a diode to stop the electric flow going back into the pulling vehicle, anybody know what size diode or where to get it..Radio Shack???

Sponsored Links
post #2 of (permalink) Old 12-27-1999, 07:19 PM
Posts: n/a
Re: flat tow wiring

The article is in the jan. 2000 issue of 4wheel &off-road. They got their diodes at a rv dealer. Bob

post #3 of (permalink) Old 12-27-1999, 08:53 PM
Official Curmudgeon
CJ7Taz's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Kansas
Posts: 4,706
Thanks: 2
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Re: flat tow wiring

I don't think Radio Shack carries the size diode you need, it's not gonna be the itty bitty type. Some
out of an old alternator should be more than heavy enough if you don't find anything else.

CJ7Taz is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome