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e47 replacing motor?

Discussion in 'Meyer / Diamond Products Discussion' started by 97S104x4, Jan 25, 2011.

  1. 97S104x4

    97S104x4 Senior Member
    Messages: 154

    just wondering will replacing the motor make the pump angle and pick up faster?

    the pump is fairly old and was in very rough shape when i got it, the motor has seized before and i cleaned it out and got it to work again.

    the pump internals have been recently rebuilt at the beginning of the winter.

    just kinda curious if putting a new motor will make a difference in speed?

    thanks
     
  2. fordsuvparts

    fordsuvparts Senior Member
    Messages: 135

    Yes it will
     
  3. Nasty-Z

    Nasty-Z Senior Member
    Messages: 370

    No real way of saying for sure , depends on the condition of the rest of the components.

    A newer motor should perform better , draw less amps , and run smoother than a well used motor , however if the gear pump is on it's way out and the pump already has low pressure , a new motor will not be the magic bullet .

    If it was seized and you already free'd it up once , a new one will not be a bad idea anyway though.

    TOM