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Old 07-04-2011, 08:10 PM   #1
Join Date: Jan 2000
Location: Malvern, OH, USA
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Angry Front landing gear problem

Motor started slowing like the batteries were going dead, unit was plugged in, plus I hooked light cord to truck. Pulled motor/gear reduction box today, and it works fine. With motor off and using hand crank, it will lower fine; but when trying to crank it higher, the "gear box" that turns far side leg, will twist to where the little legs pop up and over the leg its mounted to. Took top cover off gear box side leg, and felt the gears--couldn't feel any problems with teeth on the gears. Anyone had this problem? Or any ideas what to do next? Thanks in advance.
Rod & DeeDee Wise

04 Everest 343L, 07 Chevy 3500 SRW,4x4,D/A,ext.cab
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