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09 Duramax power and ground

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by purplehavoc, Oct 27, 2013.

  1. purplehavoc

    purplehavoc Member
    Messages: 97

    Hey everyone,

    I posted in the Chevy section on my issue and thought I would try here for possibly more help. Swapping my V-plow from my 05 GMC to my 09 GMC Duramax and found it runs different style battery terminals with tiny little bolts.
    I was told to run the power cable over to the junction on the passenger side of the firewall for my 12 volts, but where are guys hooking up to get a decent ground?
    Are you changing battery cable ends? Anyone have phots of where they hooked up too?

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. joeyg999

    joeyg999 Member
    from Kansas
    Messages: 79

    Follow the battery ground to the frame that will work.
     
  3. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,962

    You could always "add a ground". Find where the main gnd goes to and add a separate wire to another spot then put your plow gnd to that same spot/bolt
     
  4. purplehavoc

    purplehavoc Member
    Messages: 97

    Thanks guys, thinking that's what I am going to have to do. Really not a fan of these new style mickey mouse battery terminals GM is using.