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cable plow issues

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by FAST87BIRD, Oct 8, 2009.


    FAST87BIRD Junior Member
    from akron
    Messages: 11

    alright guys got an older western cable plow 8ft on 73 chevy k25. bough it used the plow would creap up slowly and then drift down. had a bad o ring in the lower mount shooting fluid everywear. also plastic lift valve toasted, so i replaced this. put every thing back together. i have perfect movement left to right but little on up. if i give it a little ass hwile lifting it will come up. and it will stay there. what am i missing. dont have a pressure guage, did everything the manual says. local dealer swears its a pump from hearing this i think diff since l to r rams work fine
  2. Crash935

    Crash935 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377

    He might be right, takes alot less pressure to angle the blade than to pick it up. Need to fo a pressure check.