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fisher sehp slow after ever storm

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by glenn e, Feb 6, 2014.

  1. glenn e

    glenn e Junior Member
    Messages: 3

    so here in new england we had a 12in storm wednsday. So tuesday i had to fix a hose and that was it. After i finished that and picked up the plow and it was slow up left and right. I took the motor off drained the fluild cleaned the screen and the housing filled with new fluid worked fine. I plowed all day wednsday no problems at all now thursday the plow is slow again this has happened to me every storm now it is starting to annoy me as i plow 2 big parking lots.

    thanks in advance
     
  2. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,951

    Have you drained the fluid out of the angle rams?
    What fluid are you using atf or plow fluid
     
  3. glenn e

    glenn e Junior Member
    Messages: 3

    cleaned the screen and pump housing today filled with blue fisher fluid drained angle pistons hooked it up works fine now but i will see what happens this weekend we are supposed to get 1 to 3 inches in the northeast
     
  4. FordFisherman

    FordFisherman PlowSite.com Addict
    from 06611
    Messages: 1,593

    Let it sit for a couple days then re check the fluid level. You have to let the air work out of the system. Mine has the same issue. Once I add fluid its good to go.