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How to change fluid and filter Insta Act Pump any DIY'S?

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by JerseyAnthony, Nov 23, 2010.

  1. JerseyAnthony

    JerseyAnthony Junior Member
    Messages: 11

    Hey guys,

    So after much searching and fidgeting, I finally got my MM2 to work and move and angle all directions. I just bought the plow and its moving pretty slow, my guess would be that even though I have blue fluid, and it looks pretty clean, from what I have been reading the filter/screen is all gunked up. Is there a write up or diy for the insta act pump filter change.
    Any help and with pictures would be extremely helpful,

    T.I.A
    Anthony
     
  2. plowguy43

    plowguy43 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,269

    If you look up at your resovoir (the bottom tank you put fluid in) there are 4 screws at the corners. They are a flat head screw or you can use a small socket to get them loose. Two are easy to get to, and two are kinda difficult on the back side. I always drain the fluid before removing it. Anyways, remove the 4 screws and pop it off. It may take a few light taps to get it loose from the o ring but it will come off.

    The filter will be right there. You can clean it or remove it.
     
  3. BlizzardBeater

    BlizzardBeater Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 420

    You may have to remove the two bolts that hold the pump to the frame to get the resevoir off.
     
  4. risin187

    risin187 Member
    Messages: 57

    thank you exactly what i was looking for I have a mm2 ezv slow going up and scoop times out i'm assuming this is the problem i'll report back.
     
  5. chevyzrule810

    chevyzrule810 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    You should also clean the magnet on the bottom of the reservoir tank when you change the filter.
     
  6. ....this thread is 6 years old...just sayin' :confused:
     
  7. Randall Ave

    Randall Ave PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,915

    It may need to be cleaned again by now. The little bolts are 8MM.
     
  8. chevyzrule810

    chevyzrule810 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    I was just thinking that.Should have started a new thread.Thats a lot of searching:dizzy:
     
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