Confused about what Electrics you need with your Towbar?
Unsure of what Electrics you need to purchase with your Towbar? No worries! Here we have a comprehensive guide as to which option suits you best!
What are the different options?
It can seem a little confusing as to which option you need for your vehicles – 7 Pin or 13 Pin? Single or Twin Electrics? This guide is designed so leave without any questions and to be sure what you need to purchase.
Explaining each type:
|7 Pin||The most basic type of plug, 7 Pin Electrics supply basic lighting such as indicators and brake lights. Suitable for Bike Carriers.|
|13 Pin||Providing more functions such as Reversing Lights and Mist Lights, 13 Pin has become mandatory on caravans as since 2008, Caravans were all fitted with 13 Pin sockets.|
|Single Electrics||Single plug of 7 Pin electrics, this will only provide lighting to what you are towing.|
|Twin Electrics||Twin 7 Pin Electrics provide two 7 Pin connections to provide electrics to interior functions of your caravan.|
Below, we will list the 3 possible options that you can purchase:
7 Pin Single Electrics
7 Pin Twin Electrics
13 Pin Single Electrics
Hopefully this guide has clarified what option suits you best but if you have any questions – get in touch! Otherwise, if you would like to purchase a towbar and arrange fitting, get a free quote here.