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Slow right wing: X-V

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by PLM-1, Nov 15, 2010.

  1. PLM-1

    PLM-1 Senior Member
    Messages: 424

    My right wing seems to be slow. It didn't change when I just changed the fluid and filter. When I go to scoop, it's probably a good 3 seconds slower than the left wing. Called the dealer and they said it's normal. I guess I don't remember it being slow last year. I do remember it working itself out of straight or scoop when stacking though. How fast are your wings!? Do they tend to stay in the position in which you leave them when stacking?
     
  2. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    Normal for the left wing to be faster simply because it's priority in the hydro circuits when both wings are being extend simultaneously.

    Some wing creeping while stacking (hard) is also normal but if it seems excessively weak it may need a relief valve adjustment to bring it/them up to spec. Or you're simply hitting piles too hard......it's a snowplow not a bulldozer. :D
     
  3. PLM-1

    PLM-1 Senior Member
    Messages: 424

    Thanks for the reply! Glad it's probably nothing ...whew. Now, if I could just get a cutting edge to last a season!
     
  4. BoulderBronco

    BoulderBronco Senior Member
    Messages: 233

    Mine does the same thing. Not really a big deal. But 3 seconds AFTER the other is quite a long time. Is it really a full 3 seconds?
     
  5. PLM-1

    PLM-1 Senior Member
    Messages: 424

    I'll time it! There is quite a bit of difference.
     
  6. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    That sounds like a line from the DD excuse book