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My motor is dead solenoid is clicking

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by RYONO, Jan 9, 2010.

  1. RYONO

    RYONO Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    I need some help!!!!!!!!! Im in Michigan and Just hooked up my Western plow and my motor isnt doing anything, but my solenoid is clicking.I tried running a wire direct from the battery to the motor and still nothing. What are my other options?
     
    Last edited: Jan 9, 2010
  2. poncho62

    poncho62 Senior Member
    Messages: 431

    Wire or booster cable?........The wire has to be thick enough......I suspect you are saying cable, cus a piece of wire will get hot real quick.

    Ayways, if you go direct to the motor and nothing........something is wrong in the motor
     
  3. LON

    LON Senior Member
    Messages: 749

    had 2 this week. 1 was burnt up brushes and the other was loose post that took a field out. Good luck