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I need the male end of a cable connector that mates with THIS female connector

I have a Jeep Wrangler in which I've had a 5.3L Chevy LS engine installed, along with the GM ECU, a custom radiator and a GM radiator fan (from a 2017 Camaro I believe). The radiator fan has this ...
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Electrical wires worked with a melting connector but when I cut them and tested by twisting them together it wont work

So, like the title said I had a 3 wire connector plug which I assumed had wires grounding in it which was causing it to overheat and melt, when i clipped the wires and twisted them together to see if ...
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What's the function of the two trailer sockets?

Simple question folks. There are two trailer sockets on my Rangerover, one has a white cap, the other black. What is the difference and what are they for?
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What's the name of these plastic connectors

I'm looking for the name for the plastic connectors you can see in https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwAZbA3yUoU&t=39s (at 0:39). They consist of an outer part that can be squeezed together and put ...
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Delphi Connectors replacement

I recently experienced a major electrical shortage on my car, a Pontiac Sunfire 2003. A 16 pins delphi connector started to burn up and I had to throw water at it. This connector seems to be powering ...
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Anyone can ID this “FCI” connector in a Fiat 500 parking light?

I'm looking to replace the terminals but can't even ID the connector. Can get a connector kit from the dealer for $70 but just need one 50 cent terminal.
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connectors won't come part on a taillight on Hyundai Sonata 2011

Can't remove the male connector from the female connector, why is this so hard to remove
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Honda CR-V engine connector identification

Been getting P2647 engine codes along with an intermittent VSA error on my 2005 Honda CR-V EX. Took the engine cover off to poke around and found some frayed wires coming from a connector on the front ...
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2006 Mazda 6 engine wiring harness short

So the main engine harness that plugges into the engine compartment fuse box the green wire and bigger red with yellow stripe that are closed to the firewall has burned out the plug. the plug is one ...
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Remove speaker connector for 2002 Dodge Caravan

I can't figure out how to remove the front driver's side speaker in my 2002 Dodge Caravan. I would have thought you just pull the red tab back and pull it off but it won't budge. Is there some trick ...
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1986 Nissan D21 Connector Part

What is this? As a hint, I'm losing about 2 volts between the alternator and the positive terminal of the battery here. It appears to be the last connection on the way back to the battery, just after ...
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Missed a connector in my AC system?

I just changed the heater core in my 1999 Subaru Legacy Outback. I had to take the dash out, and disconnect many connectors. After putting it all back together, my heat now works (yay!), but my AC ...
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Blower resistor 2x3 connector replacement

I had an issue in a Citroën C4 2008 where the blower would work on settings 1-2-3 but not 4 (max). I took out the resistor and found this on the connector that plugs into the resistor: As can be seen,...
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2004 suzuki sv650s alarm connector

I've recently removed a datatool system 3 alarm and traced all the wires back. From looking at the Haynes book i appear to be missing 'Alarm connector' Can anyone explain what this is and what it ...
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Trunk release switch & connector

Im trying to figure out what you would call the connector for the trunk release button on a 2010 Pontiac G6. The actual button has 4 pins & the plug/connector only shows 3 metal contacts. There is ...
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Cable run to rear truck bumper

I'm trying to install an Anderson Powerpole connector on the back of my truck. Ideally I'd like to go with the Anderson SB50 (rated to 50A) as it is widely used and compatible with various accessories ...
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What spray/lube to use on electrical connectors

In several videos, I've seen them spray those dreaded electrical connectors. I'm assuming it's to help disconnect them. I've searched and can't find any specific electrical connector spray. I found ...
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Is there a special tool for Volvo electrical connector disengagement?

I find it annoying to unplug the electrical connectors in my 1996 Volvo 850. It is very tricky to release the connectors because they usually have some kind of latching mechanism on both sides so that ...
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Mercedes - What type of connector is this?

I need to buy a new connector for the light in the boot of my Mercedes C180 W204. However I have been unable to find out what the name of this connector is and where I can purchase it. Does anyone ...
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Question about power mirror motor ( Dorman 924-5204) connector

I need to use a power mirror motor ( Dorman 924-5204) for a non automotive application and need your help to find a connector which will plug into the four wire connector on the mirror motor. Will ...
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Tricks for disconnecting sensor connectors

Cars these days have a lot of sensors. A lot of these sensors are connected using some kind of plastic clippy. There are numerous different kinds of plastic clippys in production. This question is ...
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Does the ABS Comm connector just pull off or does it have a special way to fasten?

2004 Ford Taurus SES DOHC 24V Trying to pull the wires connector from the ABS control module: From what I can see on the replacement, it should just come off: However, I am pulling but nothing ...
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Identify 2000 New Holland Connector

This electrical connector is from a 2000 New Holland Tractor. The tractor uses a 12V system and this 2 wire connector goes from the wiring harness to the fuel sender. This connector appears to be ...
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4-way car connector to 7-way trailer connector

I bought a CURT custom wiring harness that plugs into vehicle tail light assembly to provide a 4-way flat socket. It has a simple plug & play design that eliminates the need for cutting and ...
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What's this automotive connector?

I'm trying to identify this connector. It's the connector for the fuel pressure sensor on my '02 Renault Laguna II. The contacts are intermittent and in need of replacing, but I can't find this ...
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What is this connector on the rear bumper?

This is a picture of the rear bumper of a 2016 Chevy Colorado: On the left is a harness for 4- and 7-pin trailer connectors. In the center is the license plate (blurred). What is the circular ...
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Why not use a standard hose clamp instead of OEM one-time use clip?

1995 Integra LS 4 door. Both, Part 11 (Tie-Rod Dust Seals) are to be replaced. Part 7 is the OEM single-use $14 clip:. Two clips are required for the job. I have seen videos with zip ties and wonder ...
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How to remove a stuck (maybe melted) connector from the blower motor resistor

I have a 2003 Dodge Caravan in which the blower motor just blew out due to melted wiring at the connection of the blower motor cable and the blower motor resistor (picture attached). I've gotten ...
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Coolant Level Sensor Connector Replacement

I'm looking for a replacement male connector to fit this coolant level sensor from a 1989 VW Jetta. Finding replacement sensors is straightforward, but what does one do when repairing a missing ...
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What is this? maybe a sensor?

I discovered this loose tape connector while fixing a coolant hose by the heater matrix. There are two more of these attached to the very bottom of the windscreen glass on each end, the loose one ...
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What type of connector / terminal end is this?

This wire comes off a automotive multi-pin relay block/connector housing. Requesting help to identify what type/name of connector it is. -Thanks
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Which 18-pin automotive connector is this?

What type of automotive connector is on the images below? The last image (from device docs) says "pa66-gf35" which leads me to this Tyco Electronics connector catalogue where this "housing material" ...
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Vauxhall/Opel Astra H How to remove front door electrical connector

The front door electrical connector on the Astra Mk5 H, is a rectangular multiplug. Is there a special technique for pulling it off. Are there clips which must be released first? Any tips ...
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Can anyone identify this connector?

All I have been able to find is the image on google. This connector is used on my Mitsubishi and I would like to source replacements for some custom wiring. Wondering if anyone else has seen it or ...
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Clio 2001 stereo question

I've recently purchased a Clio from a friend, but I need to replace the stereo in it. I've been given an old Kenwood stereo to replace the original stereo with so I can stick my aux cable into the ...
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What's is this part? [closed]

This appears to possibly be for a piece of farm equipment. I have no idea what it does. If any one out there can help I would really appreciate it. g
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I need to replace the female part that a headlight bulb fits into

I don't think the make/model matters here, but just in case, I own a 2009 GMC Acadia. My driver-side, low-beam headlight went out yesterday. I bought a replacement H11 bulb and began replacing the ...
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Loose wires in 1993 5.0 V8 F150 Engine

I have acquired this very used truck. It seemed to be able to run (albeit by burning transmission and coolant, but that's a different thread) but I wanted to ask if anyone could ID these wires? I ...