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Our JCB 214 backhoe loader has trouble starting every winter

Customer Question

Our JCB 214 backhoe loader has trouble starting every winter when weather gets below freezing. We have tried batteries, starters and various things but nothing seems to help. What could be the problem
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: 97 JCB 214, not sure about serial no
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: not that i can think of
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Heavy Equipment
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
just found serial number - it is 461364
Expert:  Wayne replied 8 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

is it just cranking slow, not fast enough to fire ??