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Old 06-08-2016, 11:09 AM   #1
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Electric tongue jack

My Jayco Jay Flight 29 RKS came with an electric tongue jack. It's did not come with a manual crank handle. Have been searching trying to find the one and can not match up the tongue jack with a certain manual crank handle. The model on the jack says FIC 3500- 2. Does anybody know if it's a standard size or where I can get this manual crank handle. Thank you in advance
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Old 06-08-2016, 11:44 AM   #2
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I would be asking the dealer. It should have come with the unit.
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Old 06-08-2016, 12:04 PM   #3
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Ours didn't come with one either. I think they expect you to use a breaker bar or ratchet, with an extension, and socket. I think ours is a 3/4" socket.
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Old 06-08-2016, 01:13 PM   #4
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I tested mine once with a socket just to make sure it could be done. I got a handle with mine, so I didn't NEED to use a socket, but I wanted to know I had a redundant manual solution. I don't recall what the size was, but JFlightRisk sounds right at 3/4".

It may be a moot point anyway; if yours is anything like mine was, it will fail soon anyway. Then you can get a good quality jack and not have to worry so much about the manual override.
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Old 06-08-2016, 01:25 PM   #5
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Both of my Jay Flights came with a manual crank handle. Good to know it can be done with a socket also.
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Old 06-08-2016, 08:34 PM   #6
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Mine works with a 3/4" deep socket. Turns very easy
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