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meyer e 47 pump wont move

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by ED922, Dec 10, 2009.

  1. ED922

    ED922 Junior Member
    Messages: 20

    i got a problem can some one please help my plow will not rise, lower or turn in any direction it was working this morning but was moving quite slow now it will do nothing at all checked the fluid and it was full checked the silanoid and it seemed to have power to the pump what else can i do
  2. no lead

    no lead PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,308

    sounds like it is frozen up. can you park it inside somewhere over night? when was the last time you changed the oil and cleaned it out?
  3. ED922

    ED922 Junior Member
    Messages: 20

    just bought this truck a few months ago from a older gentalmen that works for a chuch so im not sure he said that he had a mechanic look it all over before hand and it all worked yesterday when i was plowing going to take over to a buddys shop tomorrow morning to let it sit and see if it worms up a bit
  4. ED922

    ED922 Junior Member
    Messages: 20

    hey NO LEAD thanks for the advice the pump was frozen lots of ice pulled it all a part drained the pump and lines and filled it all back up working great.
  5. poncho62

    poncho62 Senior Member
    Messages: 431

    Might not hurt to add a little gas line antifreeze...helps keep moisture out.

    Fluid on these should be changed yearly...at least