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We have a toolcat 5600 and the battery is dead, how do we

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Customer: ***** ***** - We have a toolcat 5600 and the battery is dead, how do we get the cargo box up with the battery dead?
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: The battery is dead, we tried to jump start it according to the manual using the starter but thats not working either.
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Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Wayne replied 10 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

Maybe need to put a battery charger on it for a few hours also, at the starter
Alternately, you should be able to raise the bed by opening the valve like you were going to raise it with the engine running and then raise it with a jack or by hand if not too heavy. Opening the dump control valve will allow the oil in the cylinder to cycle back into the reservoir and the bed to come up. You may have to block it up when you get it up as there wont/may not be any oil in the cylinder

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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I read the same thing on another forum. This doesn't work. Poor design by toolcat
Expert:  Wayne replied 10 months ago.

Thank you for that

Then I suggest the battery charger on the battery terminal on starter

leave it on 3-4 hours , it will go

I hope this helped you

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