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Experience:  17+ yrs. shop and field experience with all major brands of heavy equipment and trucks - 1995 WyoTech graduate.
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S185 bobcat...started up just fine, lowered the safety bar

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S185 bobcat...started up just fine, lowered the safety bar and everything went dead.
JA: We'll do all we can to help. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so the Heavy Equipment Mechanic can help you best.
Customer: all f uses are ok including the 100 a main
JA: Is there anything else the Heavy Equipment Mechanic should be aware of?
Customer: Unit is in perfect shape...never had any issues prior...
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

Hi my name is***** is your serial number? also when you say dead do you mean no electrical power to anything at all with the key on? If all the fuses are good check for power in and out of the ignition switch for a possible failed switch and inspect the harness and relays. Let me know

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