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dump body pump

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by Morrissey snow removal, Jul 27, 2013.

  1. Morrissey snow removal

    Morrissey snow removal PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,799

    on my f350 the 12v dump pump seems to go up slow is there a way to turn up the pressure or is it the pump thats getting weak thanks
     
  2. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,963

    Well....did you ck all the electrics first?
    Just had issue with one of ours about a week ago. Ended up putting on a new cable end for the pos on the solenoid
     
  3. jhenderson9196

    jhenderson9196 Senior Member
    Messages: 615

    Electrical side is usually the problem. Clean all the connections. Pay particular attention to the ground side. Remove and clean both ends of battery connectIons on pos and neg. More often than not it's the neg side that's the problem.
     
  4. Morrissey snow removal

    Morrissey snow removal PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,799

    thanks guys i will cheeck it today
     
  5. got-h2o

    got-h2o 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,439

    Are all the joints well greased? I've had em sieze up thinking it was a weak pump, but it was just working overtime.
     
  6. Morrissey snow removal

    Morrissey snow removal PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,799

    yea it comes down great just slow going up