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plows are ready

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by plowking35, Nov 24, 2001.

  1. plowking35

    plowking35 2000 Club Member
    from SE CT
    Messages: 2,923

    Well I finally had enough time to service the plows today. Both v plows have had the fluids changed and screens checked. I even changed one of the spring type clamps that was mentioned in an earlier thread.

    Now all I need to do is change the starter solenoid on my air flow spreader. I have the new and a 1/2 on sunday should do it. Motor runs fine tho, the briggs even started right up no problems.
    Apron chain was bit tight tho, backed it off and the spreader was fine. Oiled the chain again, and will readjust before first time out.

    My smith electric sat all summer, I plugged it in, and it worked perfectly. Love that unit.
    Dino
     
  2. SlimJim Z71

    SlimJim Z71 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,031

    Gotta love this time of year. I hooked my plow up last weekend, and all is well. I pulled the cover off of my Pro Flo 2, turned it on, and noticed that one of the idler pulleys was frozen solid with rust (lesson learned for next year: DO A BETTER JOB CLEANING IT OUT). So, I got my new one, and put it on. All is well, and I'm ready to go. Now if only Mother Nature would ... aww, I'm not even going to start with that.
     
  3. Alan

    Alan PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,393

    I've still got to put the U-edge on the Lobo, but if we had to we could plow with the old steel on it right now. Other than that the undertailgate spreader needs to be pinned on and the hoses hooked up and we're ready to rumble. Six tons of white gold went into the bin on Monday so I'm good for a while.
     
  4. GeoffD

    GeoffD PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 2,266

    Finished up the small plows a week ago.

    The big ones are being worked on now, they all should be in place before wed.

    Geoff
     
  5. greenquestlawn

    greenquestlawn Senior Member
    Messages: 157

    plowking35,

    OK I must have been absent on the day than the screens were discussed.. Is that on a boss v? Could you give me some more info. PLEASE.
     
  6. PINEISLAND1

    PINEISLAND1 PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 664