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I traded a fellow for a Big Red Motorcycle Jack, and neither he nor I can get the jack to operate. I need instructions on how to use this jack. It is rated for 1500 lbs. Thank you.

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The the handle or valve clockwise to lift the jack. If it doesn't lift. The seals are bad.

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Keep in mind, this is a BIG Vehicle with a BIG Engine (6.6liter equals about 400 c.i., yours is 6.7).

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  • If you use drive-thru's, turn off engine if waiting in a slow line. For every two minutes waiting, you're losing nearly a mile per gallon
Anyway, let me know,
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