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Another Fisher angle problem

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by b2driver, Jan 19, 2005.

  1. b2driver

    b2driver Member
    from MD
    Messages: 89

    I've done a search and tried everything I could find related to my problem. I have an Electric Pak Fisher 6.5' on my truck. It goes up and down fine, but doesn't angle. I disconnected the angle cylinders and squeezed out all the fluid thinking it was bad....which it was mostly. Now that I have them full and the resevoir full, it still won't angle. I have the proper 45 degree rotation on the cables. I adjusted the lift valve to see if that would help. I can angle it back and forth by hand when attached or unattached. This makes me think the fluid is not being kept in the cylinders and getting by a valve somewhere. Any ideas on the problem and how I can fix it? I've plowed my driveway with it as is, and just get out to adjust when necessary. That's no fun.

    Thanks in advance fellas.
     
  2. b2driver

    b2driver Member
    from MD
    Messages: 89

    Nobody has a guess? Come on, help a brotha out.
     
  3. neversatisfied

    neversatisfied Member
    from ct
    Messages: 73

    we just had an angle problem on an older fisher.Turned out to ne old dirty cylinders.put on new ones and it has been great.
     
  4. rondoga

    rondoga Junior Member
    Messages: 27

    clean and test s2 valve :nod:
     
  5. Arc Burn

    Arc Burn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,139

    No S2 valve on a cable pump partner.

    How did the packings look when you had the cylinders apart?Does the motor run when you angle the controll?