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etrailer Tail Light Mounting Brackets for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier - Qty 2

etrailer Tail Light Mounting Brackets for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier - Qty 2

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Mounting brackets allow you to add tail lights (sold separately) to your etrailer or Curt hitch-mounted cargo carrier. Designed to work with models e98874, C18153, and C18152. 1-636-306-4830 to order etrailer accessories and parts part number e98943 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all etrailer products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for etrailer Tail Light Mounting Brackets for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier - Qty 2. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
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Mounting brackets allow you to add tail lights (sold separately) to your etrailer or Curt hitch-mounted cargo carrier. Designed to work with models e98874, C18153, and C18152.


Features:

  • Mounting bracket allows you to add tail lights to your hitch-mounted cargo carrier
    • Fits e98874, C18153, and C18152 carriers
    • Works with light kit 20174 and 98174LED (sold separately)
  • Easy installation with included mounting hardware
    • Brackets slide over top rail and secure through mesh bottom


e98943 etrailer Light Kit Mounting Brackets for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier - Qty 2

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Video Transcript for etrailer Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier Tail Light Mounting Brackets Review

We're looking at this bracket for your cargo carriers. And it's gonna allow you to put some taillights on your cargo carrier. Typically, when we start stacking stuff pretty high it starts to block our taillights. So with this bracket, it's gonna solve that problem. The bracket has a nice clean look to it. It matches the finish of the etrailer cargo carrier.

It's gonna be made of steel and it's gonna fit around the top tube. And then bolt through the bottom little grate. Everything comes with the kit, which is nice. And it's definitely so much better than the other options I have. I don't like this, cuz it looks bad, it's incandescent and I'm just looking for a clean look.

And with this, I'm adding even more length onto the carrier. So that's something I try to avoid especially with accessories. So the bracket gives you a nice clean look and it looks like it's supposed to be there. We have a couple different options when it comes to lights. Here are a few.

One, we have an LED one here. It's more flush cuz it doesn't have a curve to it. And the incandescent version has a little curve to it as well, but they are all gonna fit and there are more options on our website. Pretty much what makes it fit is the shape and this little rubber grommet. Give you an idea how big this bracket is, it's about eight inches long.

And then from the very top to the very bottom is about five and a half inches. Our tubing's gonna be seven eights by seven eights. So that's what this fits around. And then on the bottom it sticks in quite a bit. So it goes all the way to the little grates right here so we can get our bolts through. And from the edge of our bracket to the other edge right here, it's about two inches. There's not a whole lot to this product. It's a very simple product that doesn't take a whole lot of time to install just to solve your problem. And I think that's a win-win. So if you're interested, you can stick around. We're gonna show you how we installed it. To get the bracket installed, I wanna install it on the farthest most point right here. So what we gotta do just put it like this, drop it down and sits into place. I like to even it out. So give a tape measure, just eye it out. We're gonna have some hardware with the kit. We're gonna go with the bolt with a washer on it and we're gonna put it down trough this hole just like that. On the other side, we're gonna take another washer and now we're gonna lock that and I'm gonna get these just hand tight for now and install the other two. Now we're gonna center it up and then take a half inch wrench and socket to tighten it up all the way. Once that side's done it's gonna be the same exact process on the other side. Now that the brackets are nice and mounted up we're ready for some lights. It's just a simple product that just solves a lot of problems for a lot of people. So I think it's gonna be very useful for you. If you have a cargo carrier like this one go ahead and grab the bracket and the light kit. And if you're picking between the two lights that are gonna work with the bracket I would go with the LEDs just because it's LEDs. And that's pretty much it for our look at the etrailer light bracket for your cargo carrier. And I'm Adam with etrailer..

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etrailer Tail Light Mounting Brackets for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier - Qty 2 - e98943

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (28 Customer Reviews)

Mounting brackets allow you to add tail lights (sold separately) to your etrailer or Curt hitch-mounted cargo carrier. Designed to work with models e98874, C18153, and C18152.

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Purchased these in addition to led lights for my etrailer cargo carrier. Fast installation, led lights fit securely. In a review I read someone mentioned them as being loose. Initially mine also seemed loose, on closer examination I discovered that the the problem was that I failed to properly seat the rubber grommets supplied. After correcting my mid take it takes a lot of effort to remove lights. Absolutely no way for them to become dislodged from road vibration. I turn to etrailer for all towing and illumination needs.




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Works as advertised and looks great.




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Installation was easy - looks professio nal.




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It did what it was supposed to do.




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Easy to use and install! Highly recommend to make the lights look more finished compared to zip tying lights to the trailer.




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Your staff is extremely customer friendly, polite, and efficient. Your shipping time is excellent. I'm in Connecticut and I always got my order within 7 working days. Great Stuff.




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Works great, no issues.




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Nice Kit




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  • How to Install Taillights on the etrailer Cargo Carrier part # e98943
    For the etrailer 24" x 60" Folding-Tilting Cargo Carrier # e98943 you have you will need to add the etrailer License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier # e98943-44LED. This kit includes the required wiring, lights, license plate bracket, and mounting hardware/brackets needed to get it installed. I included videos of the products mentioned for you to take a look at.
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  • Mounting Bracket Dimensions for etrailer.com License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit
    The etrailer.com License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit pat # e98943-44LED contains the etrailer.com Tail Light Mounting Brackets part # e98943 which measures 8-1/8" wide x 5-1/2" tall x 1" deep (bottom) x 2" deep (top). The light opening then measures 6-3/4" wide x 2-1/2" tall. I have attached for you a review video which gives all of these measurements as well.
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  • etrailer.com Cargo Carrier Basket Light Kit Availability
    Yes we do! You will want to go with the etrailer.com Light Kit, # e98943-44, or the I recommend going with the LED version, # e98943-44LED, which will be much brighter and sharper and are easier on your tow package wiring. I attached a video of these lights for you to check out.
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  • Light Kit Recommendation for etrailer Hitch Cargo Carrier e98874
    We have two light kits that will work great with the etrailer cargo carrier # e98874. We have the part # e98949-44 which has incandescent bulbs or we have the # e98943-44LED which uses the much brighter and longer lasting LED style lights. I attached a review video for the light kit for you to check out as well.
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  • Adding Lights to My Curt Cargo Carrier
    This is a very common question and we have a great solution for you. Using the etrailer License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier part # e98943-44LED for LED lights or part # e98943-44 for standard incandescent lights will not only allow you to have working lights on the rear of your carrier to keep you safe but allows you to relocate your license plate as well to stay legal. Both the light brackets and the license plate holder are secured with the included...
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  • Is 20174 Taillight Kit Compatible with etrailer Brand e98874 Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier
    The # 20174 cargo carrier taillight kit is indeed compatible with the etrailer # e98874 24 x 60 cargo carrier you purchased, but you'll also need the # e98943 bracket kit. You'll mount the lamps to the brackets, then attach the brackets to the cargo carrier. The videos I linked for you will explain how everything fits together.
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  • What Part Numbers Make Up The Kit For etrailer License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit
    The obvious easy thing to do is to purchase the kitted form of the etrailer License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier, which is part number # e98943-44LED. However, you can purchase these items individually as well: - etrailer Tail Light Mounting Brackets, # e98943 - LED Light Kit, # 98174LED - etrailer License Plate Mounting Brackets, # e98944
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  • Recommended Tail Light Kit for Bike Rack
    The best option we have for mounting tail lights on a bike rack will be with the etrailer License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit part # e98943-44LED. The brackets for the lights can be secured to the bike rack with either with zip ties or by drilling if you want something more permanent .
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  • Does Cargo Carrier Light Kit 98174LED Fit etrailer.com Tail Light Mounting Brackets
    Yes the light kit part # 98174LED does fit the etrailer.com Tail Light Mounting Brackets for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier -Item # e98943 that you referenced.
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    I believe we have the perfect taillight solution for the MaxxTow MT70106 carrier. I'd recommend the etrailer cargo carrier LED light/bracket kit, part # e98943-44LED. The kit is designed for a 5 inch deep carrier, so it'll work great for the MaxxTow carrier and all the wiring and necessary hardware is included. The brackets for the lamps will fit over the 3/4 inch square tubing used to construct the rails of the MT70106 cargo carrier. I realize this will cost more than your allotted budget,...
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  • Does etrailer LED Tail Light Kit e98943-44LED Include The Mounting Brackets?
    The etrailer License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier # e98943-44LED you were looking at includes everything needed to get this installed on your cargo carrier.. I included a video of the # e98943-44LED being installed for you to take a look at.
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  • Recommended Tail Light Kit For Hollywood E-Bike Rack
    The best option that we have would be The etrailer License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier # e98943-44LED. The lights come with mounting brackets that you can attach and secure to your bike rack by using zip ties that you can wrap around the bike frame, or if you want you can drill into the bike rack for the lights to be extra secure. I will attach a review video link below.
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  • Option to Add Lights to Bike Rack
    While there isn't an LED light strip that is so narrow that will plug into your 4-way, there may be an option for you to add lights with a cargo carrier light kit: - LED Light Kit # 98174LED The issue would be mounting them, as there are mounting brackets, but you may have to get creative in finding a way to do it, but the correct fit for these lights is the Tail Light Mounting Brackets # e98943. So while I know this isn't the exact solution you were looking for, I at least wanted to...
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  • Will The Surco Folding Cargo Carrier # 52018F Fit On A 2007 Audi Q7
    The light package, # e98943-44LED, will only be necessary if your cargo will cover the tail lights on your vehicle. The etrailer Cargo Carrier, # e98874, is a wide carrier at 60 inches wide. If you will be carrying large items that will sit tall enough to block your tail lights, then you will need the light package. You can also check your local laws and regulations to see if the additional lights are required when using a cargo carrier. The carrier itself will not block your tail lights...
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  • Will a 24 By 48 inch Box Fit in the 24x60 Cargo Carrier For 2 inch Trailer Hitches
    Your box should fit as long as it is no wider than 24 inches, which is the inside width of this carrier. The distance from the start of the corner on these carriers is 61-1/2 inches so there will be plenty of length along the front and back for your 48 inch long box to fit inside. The total inside width is 60 inches. Weight capacity is 500 pounds. Please check the tongue weight of your vehicle. You must go with the lowest limit. You may also want to consider a cargo carrier light kit...
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  • Cargo Carrier and Light Kit Recommendation
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  • Folding Cargo Carrier for 2010 Chevy Traverse
    Unfortunately, Rola doesn't make a folding version of the # 59502 and an adapter is not an option for it. The etrailer Folding Cargo Carrier, part # e98874 will fit your vehicle if the hitch pin hole to rear of bumper measurement is less than 9-1\2 inches. The # e98943-44LED light kit can be added to that carrier, and I think you would be happy with their oval appearance. I've linked you to some product demonstration videos that you might find helpful.
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  • Hitch Cargo Carrier That Can Use Lighting Kit
    Etrailer hitch-mount cargo basket # e98874 can be fitted with the light kit # e98943-44LED. Light kits are required if your loaded cargo interferes with other motorists' view of the vehicle's lights.
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  • Is the Cargo Carrier Light Kit Required for Use with a Surco Carrier on a 2009 Toyota Highlander
    You do not have to install the Cargo Carrier Light Kit # e98943-44LED on the 24x60 Folding Cargo Carrier # e98874 in order for it to be used on your 2009 Toyota Highlander Hybrid. It is a judgment call, if you think that the cargo carrier would not block the view of your tail lights then I would not worry about it. Otherwise I would recommend you get it. I would also recommend you check your local laws and regulations to determine if there is a legal requirement for you to have a light...
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  • Recommended Cargo Hitch Carrier for a 2014 Ford Escape
    I have two different recommendations for a hitch cargo carrier that should sit above the exhaust on your 2014 Ford Escape. I recommnd the etrailer Carrier, part # e98874. This is a 500 lbs carrier that is folding and has a 2 inch rise. This carrier has a 19-1/2 inch distance from the hitch pin hole to the closest edge of the carrier when in use, so this might help with your exhaust issue. It also has a tilting option when loaded. Since none of our cargo carriers come with lights pre-installed,...
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  • Does 98174LED Fit the etrailer # 98874 Cargo Carrier?
    I have a solution for your etrailer cargo carrier, but # 98174LED is not the correct light. To add LED lights on your carrier you need the Light Kit #e98943-44LED.
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  • Light Kit Recommendation for etrailer Cargo Carrier part # e98874
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  • Installing Lights And License Plate Holder On Etrailer Cargo Carrier e98874
    Yes, you can add a custom light kit to 24x60 etrailer Cargo Carrier for 2" Hitches - Steel - Tilting - Folding - 500 lbs # e98874 with etrailer License Plate and LED Tail Light Mounting Kit for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier # e98943-44LED. This kit also includes a license plate mount so you won't have to worry about purchasing anything else.
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  • Light Kit and License Plate Holder for Cargo Carrier
    We can get you the light kit and license plate holder for a hitch mounted cargo carrier, though we don't have a cargo carrier that is 48 inches wide, with the widest one we offer being half that width. We also don't do any type of custom builds as we just offer products made by the manufacturers. As for the license plate holder and light kit we have the etrailer.com License Plate and Tail Light Mounting Brackets for Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier # e98943-44. This holder is designed for...
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