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New Warn Power Pivot Drive Pins?

Discussion in 'ATV / UTV Snow Removal' started by jmbones, Jan 21, 2011.

  1. jmbones

    jmbones Senior Member
    from NE PA
    Messages: 236

    Found these on ebay, it says Warn just released them:

    Item #120674264310 for NON Provantage
    Item #120674228421 for Provantage

    I can see these as possibly resolving the issue of them popping out, as it looks like they will actually lock in place.

    new warn power pivot pins.jpg
     
  2. irv

    irv Senior Member
    Messages: 175

    i called rich at warn. the non pv pins should be #77946. he also said if
    you install these the C shape should be facing backward. says they
    have been out about 6 months. the ebay seller you are looking at is montana
    jacks. gonna order some. thanks for showing them. --irv

    on second thought i looked at the 77946 on mj's website. they dont look
    like the ones on ebay that say 77956. hmm
     
    Last edited: Jan 21, 2011
  3. jmbones

    jmbones Senior Member
    from NE PA
    Messages: 236

    I think these are totally different because Montana Jacks doesn't even have these new pins on their site unless they aren't labeled "drive pins". I havn't seen these anywhere else except this person on ebay.
     
  4. irv

    irv Senior Member
    Messages: 175

    the pins only came in last wed. the ebay site belongs to the son in law
    of montana jacks owners . he also works there. he said warn sent them
    and didnt even tell them what they were. the # is 77946. they supercede
    the old design after all the old ones are sold. the pics of the new ones are
    going to their webmaster. he is supposed to send me a copy of the sheet
    that warn sent detailing the proper use of the pins. wow too much 2
    finger typing. ill let you know more when i see it. i did order 2 sets. you
    can buy them cheaper on ebay because he uses usps.--irv

    going to soak fingers
     
  5. jmbones

    jmbones Senior Member
    from NE PA
    Messages: 236

    Ah, makes sense. I'm thinking of getting a set, although I don't really need them because of the work around I made to keep mine in. However, if I break the current pins (looks like they act as a shear pin), then I will need a set. I sent an email to the ebay person requesting a better price and he lowered it to $14 instead of $15.
     
  6. irv

    irv Senior Member
    Messages: 175

    go ahead make me feel bad cause i had to pay more freight. i bought 2 sets,
    a pair of skid shoes and a couple of mini rockers. i have a friend weld
    thick stainless strips on the bottom of the skid shoes. they will then wear
    an awful long time[they wear like iron--pun intended]. had it done to the
    skid shoes on my simplicity tractor blower too.--irv

    give me your email address ill send you the sheet on the new pins--irv
     
    Last edited: Jan 21, 2011
  7. ALC-GregH

    ALC-GregH PlowSite.com Addict
    from pa
    Messages: 1,132

    If Warn would just design them so they use a bracket to hold them in place instead of gravity, they wouldn't have to keep designing new ones.