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nthomps66

Karavan trailer light help

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A brake light went out in my '04 Karavan trailer while I was up at Cass Lake. I opened it up to replace bulb before the drive home to find two bulbs within a clear plastic waterproof housing. The housing had water in it which fried the bulb I assume. I had to break the thing open with a channel lock to replace the bulb.

Anyone know where can I get a new one of those bulb housings? Can't find anything online or in my trailer owner manual.

Thanks in advance for the help.

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This summer I worked on a Ranger trailer for someone with the same type of tail light and I had to go to the local marine dealer and order the waterproof bulb assembly.

I think it cost about $15.

It may be helpful to get the serial number off of the trailer to make sure that they order the correct replacement.

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I had mine go out late last year and I picked up a replacement from Absolute Trailer Sales. There is a good chance that a trailer store will have what you want, not just a marine dealer.

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I have an 2004 trailer also. got my replacement at Hannay's for 12.95

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This is what you are looking for:

Google this: Wesbar Sealed Replacement Capsule #3348

I know Link Rec has them.

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Thanks guys - great help. Got one on the way for about $10. Fisheye nailed it...

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I had the same problem. If you buy a new tailight for the trailer it comes with a removeable cover with four screws to change the bulbs. They sell them at gander mtn. or Walmart.

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nthomps66 Was that you I tested your trailer lights at Bumper to Bumper about a week or so ago?

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No, that wasn't me.

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