Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > MH-General Discussions & Problems
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-31-2015, 07:40 PM   #1
Skymark's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Charleston, WV
Posts: 56
HWH Single Jack Sticking Horizontal

I have been struggling with a single sticking jack. The Jacking cylinder extends but doesn't come down. It's actually the extension cylinder that doesn't extend it to the vertical position. I have sprayed all the pivot points with WD 40. It does work intermittently but I have to pull it down a few inches before it will work properly most of the time. The pump is working fine and I took the control panel apart and cleaned all the electrical contacts on the joystick. This is on a 2000 Damon Challenger and the jack is the 6000 lb. AP7164 Jack. This is the one with the Cables on either side. The only thing I didn't think to do was lubricate the small cylinder that pushes the actuator down.
Any "I did this" experiences will be gladly accepted.
As a side any recommendations for load spreading pads to go under the jack feet?

PS I called HWH today and they said they were backed up 3 months on tech
call s. Gezzz

Skymark is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 08-31-2015, 08:09 PM   #2
Senior Member
CJ7365's Avatar
Tiffin Owners Club
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Southern NM
Posts: 1,805
How do the 2 springs look? maybe they are worn/broken?
2005 Tiffin Allegro Bay 37DB
W22 Workhorse Chassis 8.1 Flat Towing a 82 Jeep CJ7
CJ7365 is offline   Reply With Quote


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
HWH Stabilizer Jack Questions DouglasK RV Systems & Appliances 8 06-02-2015 08:53 AM
HWH front leveling jack spring installation...Ughhh! Bad Bolt Class A Motorhome Discussions 16 05-28-2015 04:56 PM
HWH Problem TsuSM70 iRV2.com General Discussion 6 05-23-2015 10:30 AM
Table Jack drfife Excel Owner's Forum 15 02-02-2015 09:58 PM
question on HWH jacks tom41 RV Systems & Appliances 4 08-27-2013 09:20 AM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:59 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.