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older 2 plug ultramount.

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by Freshwater, Feb 29, 2016.

  1. Freshwater

    Freshwater Senior Member
    Messages: 895

    No functions, controller just shuts right off when you push any button. Tried 2 controllers same thing. Started as goofy functioning of the plow. Wouldn't lift sometimes, push left goes right, just weird functioning. Progressively got worse now nothing.
     
  2. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,971

    Check where the under dash power wire is hooked up. Maybe even change locations.
     
  3. Randall Ave

    Randall Ave PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,984

    What are ya working on? May have a bad ground or a voltage drop. Put a volt meter on the wire feeding the controller. When it goes dead, what's the voltage reading?
     
  4. Philbilly2

    Philbilly2 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,609

    I agree with Randall if I have to take an early guess at this one.

    Bad Ground is going to be where I place my bet. Clean all your connections.
     
  5. Freshwater

    Freshwater Senior Member
    Messages: 895

    Update. Plow works great on another truck. Definitely truck side problem. 05 superduty.

    Solved. It was the wire that connects at the fuse, had a loose connection to the fuse.

    Thanks for the response.
     
    Last edited: Feb 29, 2016
  6. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,971

    Good deal.....
     
  7. Philbilly2

    Philbilly2 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,609

    We have a winner!!! Loose connection for 1000.

    I would have lost it all on black on this one
     
  8. Freshwater

    Freshwater Senior Member
    Messages: 895

    Thanks fellas. It's my neighbors truck, and I'm not as versed on pre isolation systems.
    We put it on his other truck that had a bad relay and it really started acting funny, that through us off. New relay and it worked perfectly on that truck. I'm just glad it was something simple.