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Old 08-10-2011, 12:11 AM   #1
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HW256 tent trailer lifting top manually

Could someone please tell me how to raise the top manually. My battery died last weekend and I had to borrow jumper cables to raise and lower the top. I have a black long handled tool that came with the tent trailer but I have no idea where it goes??
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Old 08-10-2011, 10:16 PM   #2
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I don't have personal experience with this, but I found a reference on another website for a 2008 HW256 and it was stated that:

...the lift is on the A frame, it has a plug on the top of the winch cover on the left side that you remove and the manual crank is there. Mine was covered with grease so I had to dig a little to get to it, the socket size is 7/16 inch...
I hope that helps you.

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