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  • 1 page | 70653_IN Rev.A (092014)

    Model Number: 7065300 Lighted Hitch Step kit 500 lb./ 226 kg. Capacity

    This Kit provides the following features and key benefits:

    The REESE Towpower tow and go Lighted Hitch Step is a unique, high quality constructed step accessory that fits Class III & IV Inter-Lock and traditional twin wrench flats REESE Towpower ball mounts. It integrates into the system while towing. Designed to provide an easy solution for any loading and unloading of cargo from any application or hard to reach tow vehicles such as large trucks, vans, and SUV's. Our lighted hitch step offers multiple function settings from auxiliary light to an additional light when backing up the vehicle. Plug & Play T-connector provides ease of use electrical connections to the vehicles electrical system.** ** For complete car fit refer to the Application Guide

    For assistance with this product or to order replacement parts, please contact: Cequent Consumer Products, Inc. 29000-2 Aurora Road Solon, OH 44139 Technical Service: (800) 234-6992 CequentConsumerProducts.com

    Date of Purchase: _____________________

    INTRODUCTION

    This Instruction Sheet contains IMPORTANT safety information. Please read and keep for future reference.

  • 2 page | 70653_IN Rev.A (092014)

    READ and FOLLOW all instructions and safety messages before using the Lighted Hitch Step kit.

    An improperly attached or overloaded Lighted Hitch Step can break or DETACH. It may cause potential serious injury, property damage or death. TO REDUCE THE RISK OF POTENTIAL SERIOUS INJURY, PROPERTY DAMAGE OR DEATH:

    Know how to safely install, use and maintain Lighted Hitch Step

    READ and FOLLOW all warnings when using the Lighted Hitch Step

    ALWAYS take your time to assess your situation and plan your load/unload procedures carefully.

    CHECK if Lighted Hitch Step is properly installed and all hardware are securely tightened

    Lighted Hitch Step may have to be removed for turns tighter than 90 or if trailer arm has any attachments or modifications that are positioned below the coupler.

    To reduce risk of falling:

    NEVER stand on the Lighted Hitch Step when vehicle is in motion

    ALWAYS step on the complete treaded surface with full body weight

    ALWAYS keep treaded surface clean of elements before each use

    ALWAYS use vehicle body structure for an additional support and balance when stepping up or down NEVER exceed the Lighted Hitch Step load capacity:

    DO NOT exceed your Lighted Hitch Step rated load capacity (you + load) Max = 500 lb. / 226 kg.

    AVOID shock loads:

    DO NOT jump on the Lighted Hitch Step. INSPECT for signs of wear, rust and damage BEFORE each use

    DO NOT use if damaged.

    CHECK the Lighted Hitch Step is properly attached to the Vehicle electrical system:

    DO NOT operate the Lighted Hitch Step if your tow vehicle has wiring problems or faulty wiring harness connections.

    DO NOT exceed lower of towing manufacturer rating or: Max. Right Turn, Left Turn, Stop, & Tail Light Circuits: (7.5 amps) Overloading circuit can cause fires

    THIS WARNING IS GIVEN IN COMPLIANCE WITH CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65

    This product contains chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer birth defects or other reproductive harm.

    Failure to follow these instructions may result in MINOR or MODERATE INJURY

    ALWAYS:

    Park vehicles on level ground for installation

    Wear protective eyewear and gloves during installation

    DO NOT submerge the Lighted Hitch Step into water. It may cause damage to the circuitry and void the warranty.

    IMPORTANT SAFETY PRECAUTIONS

    NOTICE

  • 3 page | 70653_IN Rev.A (092014)

    This kit comes with the following items. Please check contents of items in package with listing below.

    Tools needed: Phillips head screwdriver

    Step 1 Insert Lighted Hitch Step face underneath the Ball mount.

    Step 2 Place Top Plate over the Ball and position supplied hardware as shown.

    A) 1 - Lighted Hitch Step with harness B) 4 - Hex.Nuts C) 4 - Mounting Screws D) 1 - Plastic Insert

    E) 1 - Top Plate F) 1 - Installation Instruction G) 1 - Vehicle Application Guide

    A

    B C D

    E

    TYPICAL BALL MOUNTS INSTALLATION

    Ball Mount

    G

    F

    E

    B

    C

    A

    A

    D

    PACKAGE CONTENT

  • 4 page | 70653_IN Rev.A (092014)

    Step 3 Tighten hardware securely with phillips head screwdriver.

    1.1 Plastic Adapter is needed for this installation. Note Adapter orientation & position with respect to the Ball Mounts as show on the picture.

    NOTICE:

    Plastic Adapter will fit Balls with Wrench Flats Only

    Tighten hardware with phillips head screwdriver

    INSTALLATION DIAGRAM FOR CLASS III & IV STANDARD BALL MOUNTS (ball w/wrench flats)

    E

    C

    A

    D

    B

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    1.2 No Plastic Adapter is needed for this installation.

    NOTICE:

    Tighten hardware with phillips head screwdriver

    1.3 Plastic Adapter is needed for this installation. Note Adapter position & orientation with respect to the Ball Mounts as shown on the picture.

    NOTICE:

    Plastic Adapter will fit Balls with Wrench Flats Only

    Tighten hardware with phillips head screwdriver

    INSTALLATION DIAGRAM FOR CLASS III & IV INTERLOCK TM BALL MOUNTS

    INSTALLATION DIAGRAM FOR CLASS III & IV CARBON FORGED TM BALL MOUNTS

    Plastic Adapter

    A

    D

    B

    E

    C

    A

    B

    E

    C

  • 6 page | 70653_IN Rev.A (092014)

    Product DOES NOT require Drilling.

    For complete car fit refer to the Application Guide

    For Vehicles without a Factory 7-Way Socket (Fig. 1): 1. Locate the tow vehicles trailer harness connector A. This harness is located under the vehicle, behind the bumper, on the drivers side of the vehicle (Fig 1). 2. Remove protective cap C (and save) from connector A; check to see that the mating surfaces of the connectors are free or dirt. Clean if necessary (Fig 1). 3. Connect the T-connector adapter end B to the vehicles connector A. Be sure that the T-connector is fully inserted with locking tabs in place.

    4. Place protective cap C on remaining plug end (Fig 1). Skip to step 8 for remaining installation instructions

    For Vehicles with a Factory 7-Way Socket (Fig. 2): 5. Locate the Factory 7-Way attached to the hitch on the drivers side. 6. Separate the factory socket A and 7-Way C. 7. Plug the T-Connector B between the Factory socket and 7-Way C. 8. Test the installation with a test light or trailer. This unit is rated for 7.5 amps per circuit.

    How to operate the multi-function Switch

    Switch is located inside the Lighted Hitch Step Body as shown on the Fig.3. The Switch has 3 operating modes such as:

    Backup Lights Mode II ( Lights lit when vehicle is in reverse/backup mode)

    Off Mode 0

    Utility lights Mode I (LED Lights lit when vehicle ignition switch is in accessory mode ON)

    NOTICE: Check the Lights functions after plugging harness T-connector into vehicle connector.

    The proper attachment of this product in accordance with the enclosed instructions is critical to its proper performance. Cequent Consumer Products, Inc. has no control over, or responsibility for, the attachment or the installation. Cequent Consumer Products, Inc. is NOT responsible nor will be held liable for any damage resulting from its attachment or improper use. Cequent Consumer Products, Inc. shall not be liable for any claims of any kind greater than the purchase price of the product. Warranty information available at

    www.trimascorp.com/terms.

    PLUG & PLAY WIRING INSTALLATION

    Fig.1 Fig.2

    Fig.3

    MULTI-FUNCTION SWITCH MODES

    SWITCH

  • 1 page | 70653_IN Rev.A (092014)

    Nmero de modelo: 7065300 Kit de Escaln iluminado para enganche 500 lb./ 226 kg. de Capacidad

    Este Kit proporciona las siguientes caractersticas y beneficios principales:

    El Peldao iluminado para enganche 'tow and go' Towpower de REESE es un peldao accesorio exclusivo de alta calidad que encaja en los soportes para esfera Inter-Lock Clase III y IV y en los tradicionales soportes para esfera Towpower de REESE de 2 planos para llaves. ste se integra en el sistema de remolque. Diseado para brindar una solucin sencilla para cualquier cargue y descargue de cargamento desde cualquier vehculo remolcador de difcil acceso tales como los camiones grandes, furgonetas y vehculos utilitarios deportivos. Nuestro peldao iluminado para enganche ofrece mltiples configuraciones de funcin desde luz auxiliar hasta luz adicional cuando se retrocede el vehculo. El conector en "T" del tipo 'Plug & Play' proporciona conexiones elctricas fciles de usar con el sistema elctrico del vehculo.** ** Para instalacin completa en vehculo, consulte la Gua de aplicaciones

    Para ayuda con este producto o para pedir piezas de repuesto, por favor comunquese con: Cequent Consumer Products, Inc. 29000-2 Aurora Road Solon, OH 44139 Servicio tcnico: (800) 234-6992 CequentConsumerProducts.com

    Fecha de compra: _____________________

    INTRODUCCIN

    Esta hoja de instrucciones contiene informacin de seguridad IMPORTANTE. Por favor lala y gurdela para futura referencia.

  • 2 page | 70653_IN Rev.A (092014)

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