Review: Toyota Electric Pallet Jack

Review: Toyota Electric Pallet Jack

Review: Toyota Electric Pallet JackProduct Name: 8HBW23 Electric Walkie Pallet Jack
Manufacturer: Toyota
Lift Capacity: 3,000 – 4,500lbs
Notable feature(s): Click to Creep Function, Electronic Brake Release, Steel Battery Case, IP65 Electrical System, and Stainless Steel Linkage Pins
Price Range:
$2,999 – $4,500 
Value for the money:
Optional Equipment:

  • 48″ 60″ or 72″high load backrest
  • Battery compartment 26.5″ x 9″ x open height
  • Battery/charger pack (24V) flooded lead-acid (175 Ah)
  • Battery/charger pack (24V) maintenance-free (195 Ah)
  • GNB maintenance-free battery/charger pack (24V-195 Ah)
  • NexSys® maintenance-free battery/charger pack
  • Charger pack (less batteries)
  • Polyurethane torsion block casters
  • Crowned poly, polyurethane or grip rubber (maxmatic tread)  drive tire
  • Convert load wheels to greasable-bearing
  • Cold storage conditioning
  • Galvanized chassis
  • UL-approved model type “E” or “EE”
  • Key switch
  • 3″ lowered fork height (reduces capacity to 3000 lbs.)
  • Forward/reverse travel alarm
  • Reflective decals
  • Magnetic base shrink wrap holder

Best for: Concrete and asphalt surfaces as well as tight spaces
Not recommended for: Dirt , Gravel, or uneven surfaces

Key Safety Features:  Electric Horn, Emergency Power Disconnect,  and Anti-roll back system.

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Toyota Electric Pallet Jack Pros & Cons

Pros: Highly maneuverable in tight spaces, up to 4,500 lbs carrying capacity, durability,  long run times, low investment cost and low operating cost. Charges easily with a built in 110 V charger,  AC Drive Motor allows easy operation eliminating tugging and pulling compared to manual jacks thus reducing workers comp claims.

 Not desirable for long runs.

Key Safety Features:  Electric Horn, Emergency Power Disconnect,  and Anti-roll back system.

Hands-on with the Toyota Electric Walkie Pallet Jack: The Toyota Electric Walkie Pallet Jack makes pulling product through the warehouse efficient and convenient.  It’s ideal for mid-distance runs as well as loading and unloading trailers.  The electric walkie pallet jack is a handy, multi-use solution for nearly any application.

Operators love the ergonomics of the Toyota Walkie Pallet Jack compared to other models due to its multi-function control handle and angled hand grips.  Fingertip control of all functions and directional thumb wheels make it easy to operate. 

Toyota Walkie Pallet Jack is also very versatile and weighs less than many of the competitor models – this is important for lift gate applications.  Programmable neutral speed reduction, Electronic disc brake, spring-loaded control handle, pinwheel capability for right angle stacking, and box rail fork construction makes this jack one of the top in its class and a great value!

Summary: Overall, the Toyota Electric Walkie Pallet Jack is compact and strong.  Compared to some other models in its class, the overall length is shorter which allows for a tighter turning radius.  It is great for moving heavy loads throughout the warehouse or loading and unloading trailers.  The compact and durable Toyota design makes it the ideal solution.  Priced right with the quality and durability expected from Toyota.

Learn more about the Electric Pallet Jack on Toyota’s website, or request a quote from Total Industries. If you’d like to try before you buy, stop by one of our many locations for a product demonstration, or contact us to schedule a pallet jack rental