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snowex 1075

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by snoproblem, Dec 20, 2011.

  1. snoproblem

    snoproblem Junior Member
    Messages: 12

    How can you load test the motor without the factory test box?Loaded the spreader and it would start then stop even with a very small amount of salt in the hopper.Unit is 2 years old and in great condition.No green death at any connections and they are all tight.Any ideas?
     
  2. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,005

    the best thing i might suggest is,,try hot wiring the motor, bypassing the controller, and see if that does any different? the only other thing, is it making any type of wierd noise???
    I just replaced 2 gear boxes on our 1075's that were only a few years old as well.
     
  3. snoproblem

    snoproblem Junior Member
    Messages: 12

    Not making any noise.Gearbox smooth.Going to play with it in morning.
     
  4. snoproblem

    snoproblem Junior Member
    Messages: 12

    Was the motor.Pulled more than 20 amps on start up.