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New Plow

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by fdsr, Sep 18, 2003.

  1. fdsr

    fdsr Junior Member
    Messages: 11

    Just ordered my new plow for my Chevy 2500 HD. 8' Boss Straight Blade, hand held control. Thanks for all the input I got from everyone. should be ready within a few weeks. I also secured my insurance from Farm Family Insurance here in NJ. Great rates. Must meet some requirements with them. One question I have if anyone has a new model Chevy (2003, etc), did you take off the lower plastic fascia on the front of the truck, or does it stay in place with the plow?
    I wish the rain from this storm here would be some nice white stuff. I can not wait.
  2. meyer22288

    meyer22288 Senior Member
    Messages: 999

    Good luck with your new plow;) Keep use posted on how it works out:)
  3. wxmn6

    wxmn6 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,037

    I am not sure about how they install the Boss plow mount. All I know is that if you were to get a Fisher plow on a Chevy truck like your, they will need to cut out a very small sections of plastic on air dam, just below the tow hooks which is attached to the frames. With a Western plow, as I am told, they do not need to do anything with air dam at all. But the Western plows do hang signifcantly lower. I believe that Boss plows are lower than Fisher too. So my guess is that there would be no modification on your truck air dam for Boss plow, but I could be wrong. It would not hurt to give your Boss dealer a call and see how it will be done.
  4. sonjaab

    sonjaab PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,425

    Yup........a Boss like a Western they will have to hack
    up the air dam. I just took mine off . So when I trade
    next year the stealer won't know the difference !