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Subject: Leveling Jacks


Author:
Curt
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Date Posted: 02/ 25/ 05, 2:28pm

I just bought a very nice 78 FC but the leveling jacks won't operate. I get 2 green lights on the dash when I switch on the leveling system master but that's it. When I move the levers there is no sound. I have tried it with the key on, key in accesory, engine running, air up, etc. Also I don't know where the fluid tank and motor are located. Previous owner said they were working a month ago so I assume it is something simple. Is there a low oil level cut off? Thanks for you help in advance.

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[> Subject: Re: Leveling Jacks


Author:
Steve Anderson
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Date Posted: 02/ 28/ 05, 2:52pm

Sounds simplistic but are you sure that the leveling master switch on the dash is on?

Steve Anderson
79 FC 35
Poulsbo Wa.

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Author:
Steve Anderson
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Date Posted: 03/ 1/ 05, 6:27am

I should have read your message more carefully, I see that you had the master switch on. The leveling system motor/hydalic pump is located under/behind the step. It looks like a starter motor. The leveling levers when pushed outboard supply voltage to a solonoid under the step that supplies high current 12 v to the motor.

Steve

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