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Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by terrapro, Oct 23, 2006.

  1. terrapro

    terrapro PlowSite Veteran
    from MI
    Messages: 3,868

    i think one of my solenoids is bad, how can i tell which one it is so i can replace it. its for a boss 8.2 V and the right wing wont come back in
  2. SFA3301

    SFA3301 Junior Member
    Messages: 3


    try taking the other side off and putting it on the right side ,and see if it moves.I have also checked mine by moving the wires from one side to the other and see if the joystick will move that side.if it will most likly you have a bad solonoid ,if not then there is another problem to try to find.

    good luck! I HATE ELECTRICAL ISSUES!!!
  3. Makndust

    Makndust Senior Member
    Messages: 324

    You could also reverse the hydraulic hoses on the wings. I had a problem with a wing creeping back last year and that is how I determined wether it was a bad cylinder or valve body. GOOD LUCK
  4. Grn Mtn

    Grn Mtn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,644

    don't forget to clean and lube all grounds and plugs. I find that dirty contacts and grounds go before a continues duty solinoid.