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pump leaking?

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by punisher2010, Dec 13, 2010.

  1. punisher2010

    punisher2010 Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    I was going home today after getting my plowing done and Inoticed the plow was going down as i was driving,hit the stick raised up thought ok...get home and the pump was leaking around the bottom between the bottom where it bolt up to the pivot point,checked the bolt they were tight.raised plow started leaking...lower plow just a drip...not sure what to do now or what problem is.....thanks
     
  2. brrybck

    brrybck Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    take the pump off remove two bolts there is o ring in there
     
  3. punisher2010

    punisher2010 Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    thanks...will do that tuesday....looks like the snow here in eastern ohio is done for awhile..so i will have some time
     
  4. twinman326

    twinman326 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,683

    When you take out the bolts, check the "base lug" to see if it is crack. They crack very easy.
     
  5. punisher2010

    punisher2010 Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    thanks for the help...will check it when i take it apart
     
  6. punisher2010

    punisher2010 Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    thanks brrybck and twinman326...thats what the problem was, grime around the o-rings looked at the baselug...no cracks...new o-rings....works like new.....thanks again for the help