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Help where to mount pump

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by t-dawg1982, Oct 14, 2009.

  1. t-dawg1982

    t-dawg1982 Member
    from canada
    Messages: 52

    have old speedcaster on 92gmc,where do i mound the pump to and controls under the hood,thanks
     
  2. Crash935

    Crash935 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377

    Top of drivers side inner fender liner, might have to slide a few things like the washer fluid bottle.
     
  3. t-dawg1982

    t-dawg1982 Member
    from canada
    Messages: 52

    but I mean where do I hook the pump and pulley up to?
     
  4. t-dawg1982

    t-dawg1982 Member
    from canada
    Messages: 52

    also where do I run the belt off of and how do u know what size to get
     
  5. Crash935

    Crash935 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377

  6. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Take the truck and your pump to your nearest Fisher dealer. They will set you up, and save you much time. Valve body is going to be a bugger in there. They are usually mounted where the ABS is.
     
  7. t-dawg1982

    t-dawg1982 Member
    from canada
    Messages: 52

    I am only going to use it for my driveway not on road,I have a 2000lb winch I was going to use but I would rather use the controls for the angle,that is why I was wondering exactly where it should mount to,on some of the diagrams it looks confusing,I have a 92gmc with 305
     
  8. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Well, you could cheat. Go look at some trucks with plow that are for sale. You'll get some ideas
     
  9. t-dawg1982

    t-dawg1982 Member
    from canada
    Messages: 52

    is it hard to make up the brackets for the pump,I just wanted to know where to connect it to,and the extra pulley i need,are they hard to get the one that goes on the crank?and how much$
     
  10. t-dawg1982

    t-dawg1982 Member
    from canada
    Messages: 52

    hey guys I just mounted the plow yesterday but i find the pushplates are really low,when the plow is raised they are almost on the ground,I was wondering if I could raise the pushbeam and cut some of the bottom off the pushplates,or if there is an easier fix? thankx
     
  11. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,438

    heres pics i have from a 96 chevy. plow was a 78 off of a 83 ford (frame rusted threw)

    i got the pump bracket got threw fisher for $55.

    (yes there is no cables hooked up as the old ones were to short by 10")

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    Last edited: Oct 19, 2009
  12. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
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  13. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,438

    pulley on crank had hard time gettin one. looked at pick and pull places a few times. fond one though.

    Maybe try turning up the Torison bars?

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    Last edited: Oct 19, 2009
  14. t-dawg1982

    t-dawg1982 Member
    from canada
    Messages: 52

    thank,what do u have the pump running off of?also on the secong last pic what is that on top of the pump on the clamp?
     
  15. t-dawg1982

    t-dawg1982 Member
    from canada
    Messages: 52

    also how does it connect to crank,do u have much room when plow is up?does your bolt where the tow hooks went underneath,also do u have bigger springs on truck?
     
  16. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,438

    its a stock 96 Z71

    (yes tabs are bent was like it when i got it and it doesn't effect anything luckily)

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    Last edited: Oct 19, 2009
  17. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
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  18. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
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  19. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,438

    here it is with plow on

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  20. t-dawg1982

    t-dawg1982 Member
    from canada
    Messages: 52

    yeah I need to try and get a pulley,using a winch for now,I installed the plow yester but it is way too low so I think I am gonna raise the pushbeam and cut some of the pushplates off at the bottom,that will prob give me about 2inch,I am only using it for my yard,can u get them pulleys at a fisher dealer and do I have to take the crank pulley off to install it