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ford truck

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by checkers, Jan 26, 2010.

  1. checkers

    checkers Junior Member
    Messages: 6

    anybody help me out on wiring up plow i need help bad
     
  2. ajslands

    ajslands 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,033

    what kind of plow, what kind of truck? have you done anything your self yet? what year plow what year truck?
     
  3. checkers

    checkers Junior Member
    Messages: 6

    7.5 western 1985 ford f150 been restoring truck and now we have a bad storm comming in tomorrow and went to hook up plow and it wont do nothing i just no i have a wire crossed some where but i am stumped
     
  4. ajslands

    ajslands 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,033

    are the lights on it working, or no power at all
     
  5. checkers

    checkers Junior Member
    Messages: 6

    yes what i have done is wired it wrong to the salonoid i have 2 on this truck one is for the truck and the other is for the plow wires from plow motor are black going straight to neg on battery red goes to the second selonoid does a jumper wire go from the second selonoid back to the first one hope that makes sense?
     
  6. checkers

    checkers Junior Member
    Messages: 6

    did i lose ya
     
  7. ajslands

    ajslands 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,033

    yes you did, ive read about five times too
     
  8. linckeil

    linckeil PlowSite.com Addict
    from CT
    Messages: 1,265

    what western plow? the conventional cable control, or the unimount electric control?

    check out western's website. go to the publications library. lots of wiring diagrams there that should make it easy