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Cable Plug Tool for Di2

Shimano's TL-EW02 Cable Plug Tool is one of those tools that you only use when building or maintaining your bike. It allows you to securely and properly connect and disconnect EW-SD50 electric wires, connecting your Di2 components to each other. Plugging in Di2 connectors correctly requires more force than you'd expect and a loose connector can cause all kinds if weird issues if you're unlucky.

When you plug in components correctly you should feel and hear a click (or 'pop').

TL-EW02 Cable plug tool

Details & specifications

Shimano model codeTL-EW02
Shimano model nameCable Plug Tool for Di2
Weight5 g
Series
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Using the tool

Both ends of the cable plug tool are used when connecting components. One end is used almost exclusively for connecting wires in hard-to-reach places such as the front derailleur, while the other end is used whenever you've got a bit more room.

Di2 Cable Plug Tool

Make sure you insert the connector correctly to avoid damaging them

 

TL-EW02 Cable Plug Tool for Di2

Connecting the front derailleur and the (external) SM-JC40 junction B

Additional images

EW-SD50 and TL-EW02