Originally Posted by BobbyT
Soldering the connections is a good idea. I recommend using some good heat shrink on them. Get the good stuff from a electrical supply store that has built in sealer. Don't forget to put the heat shrink on the wires before soldering.
They beat me to it. This is what I did on mine. I slid on some heat shrink tubing over one wire, stripped the ends I needed to connect, twist 'em together, solder 'em up, slide the tube over 'em and shrink 'er down. You'll have grandkids before you'll need to worry about that connection.