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Blade is turning left when I hit the up switch

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Dburd61, Jan 23, 2005.

  1. Dburd61

    Dburd61 Junior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 6

    Can someone give my the reason why this is happening? It does it about every forth or fifth time I raise the blade , Thanks
     
  2. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 8,489

    A little more info? what type of plow ... cheek your electrical hookup. ( plug) is it dirty, corroded, loose, any or all of the above,
     
  3. Dburd61

    Dburd61 Junior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 6

    Sorry ,it's a meyer plow
     
  4. 04superduty

    04superduty PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,354

    check your controller even if it is brand new it might still be bad. and as said check all the terminals and connections.
     
  5. streetsurfin'

    streetsurfin' Senior Member
    Messages: 770

    My experience is from a Western with similar symptoms. It is likely that there is a piece of debris (chunk of an o-ring,seal, etc. ) stuck in one of the spool valves in the valve body. It would cause one spool to remain in the wrong position, allowing oil to flow where its not supposed to. It can be an indication of deeper problems like cylinders that are overextending due to wear at the pivot point in the A-frame. It can pound the seals and the rings that hold them in place, creating the debris that goes through the system and lodges at the restrictive points in the spool valves.
     
  6. Mark F

    Mark F Senior Member
    Messages: 101

    Sounds like your "B" valve [red wire] is bad. Replace it and test. If it still does it. you need to replace your PA block. I bet it the B valve doing it though. Good luck.