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plow problems

Discussion in 'Residential Snow Removal' started by brandon braley, Feb 24, 2016.

  1. brandon braley

    brandon braley Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    i have a minute mount plow with the pump and piston are one unit it didnt come with the harness so im trying to make one i got it to lift lower angle to the drivers side but it wont angle to the passenger side thare is 5 wires one lifts one drops one angles to the drivers side and two grounds any ideas would be grate thank you
  2. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,747

  3. Philbilly2

    Philbilly2 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,151

    You need to apply power the the raise and the angle right wires (S2 and S3) coils at the same time to angle to the left.

    I know if sounds fishy, but that is they way that they work by directing the fluid as the valves open.
  4. FBN

    FBN Member
    Messages: 40

    To make it work you will need a couple of diodes also. I set up a minute mount a few years ago that had a bad control so I used a pair of Meyer switches. If you don't have a fairly good understanding of electrics you would be better off just buying a harness and control.
  5. Randall Ave

    Randall Ave PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,425

    The season is just about over, there is gonna be lots of used stuff on Craigslist and Ebay. Get a used harness and controller, cheap, easy, and your done. Thumbs Up
  6. brandon braley

    brandon braley Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    thank you for the help