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Got an old lansing bagnell forklift, when turn the key to

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hi got an old lansing bagnell forklift, when turn the key to on, and try to lift the forks or tilt the forks, just get a contactor clicking, thought it might be battery but had on charge, the contactor doesnt look in the best of conditions ,
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: model no FGER 1.2-1.2/130 FFL
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: 1986
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Industrial Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 days ago.

Hello! Let's see if we can can work together to get to the root of your question!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 days ago.

Hydraulic pump motor contactor is not closing. If you manually close the contactor will pump motor run? The contactor may not have enough voltage to close it. What is battery voltage and what voltage is getting to the contacttor coil? If it gets full battery voltage and does not close, contactor needs to be repaired or replaced.

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