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Changing Fluid on Snoway?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by oldmankent, Dec 23, 2001.

  1. oldmankent

    oldmankent PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,317

    I'm getting ready to change out the fluid on my new to me snoway. Has anyone gone through the complete drain and cleaning of the pickup screen that is outlined in the owners manual? If so, does anyone have any suggestions that makes the process quicker, or some detail that is not outlined in the instructions? Looking back at old threads it seems that a synthetic ATF would be fine for replacement fluids. What brands do everyone recommend? Oh, one more thing, about how much fluid does the pump hold? I've got down pressure on mine. thanks guys, Nick.

    DYNA PLOW Senior Member
    Messages: 295

    changed mine last year on my snoway, i used factory fluid from snoway but Alan will tell you what he uses... i think he uses syn.atf. if memory serves me right it only holds bout a quart an a half.
  3. plowjockey

    plowjockey PlowSite.com Sponsor
    Messages: 622

    pepole were talking about using Amsoil synthetic www.amsoil.com a while back.
    If you search Amsoil it may come back up.