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plow corner raising on angle

Discussion in 'Meyer / Diamond Products Discussion' started by MoparPlowJockey, Feb 3, 2011.

  1. MoparPlowJockey

    MoparPlowJockey Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 31

    At the end of last plow season I put heavier springs on the front of my 2001 Ram 1500 that raised the front of the truck 2 inches. This year when I plow and angle the plow extreme left or right the far edge raises up a couple of inches. This keeps me from getting a clean cut on the surface. If I ease the plow back a little it will drop the edge. I have checked for binding and a bent A-frame and everything appears to be fine. Any ideas what could be causing this?
  2. jmassi

    jmassi Senior Member
    Messages: 154

    Raising the front of your truck 2 inches. By doing that, you end up raising the back of the a frame so that now the a frame is no longer parallel to the ground.
  3. MoparPlowJockey

    MoparPlowJockey Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 31

    Does anyone make extensions for the mount? If not I guess I will get fabricating. Thanks for your help.
  4. jb1390

    jb1390 Senior Member
    Messages: 710

    Depending on your setup (headgear mounted to truck or plow?) it might be a lot easier to modify the a frame with extended supports. That would keep your ground clearance maximized in the summer. It really depends on what setup you have whether that would be possible.