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wire prob

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by Mackinaw1, Dec 15, 2009.

  1. Mackinaw1

    Mackinaw1 Junior Member
    Messages: 17

    we have about 2 feet of snow on the ground and Im getting the plow moved from the 92 gmc to the 93 gmc...the guy that is doing it marked all the wires comming out to the pump motor except the black wire..I think its a ground but I dont know where to put it
    its a western plow
    In lost
  2. RichG53

    RichG53 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,135

    There should be a place on the pump motor....Positive to one terminal negative to the other....
  3. Mackinaw1

    Mackinaw1 Junior Member
    Messages: 17

    Hi Rich its just a small thin wire
    i never had a big wire for a ground I dont think
    but I may need one
  4. bunick

    bunick Junior Member
    Messages: 17

    The only small wire on my pump is a black/orange wire besides the big black and the big red cables from your battery connector, itcomes from the wire loom and connects to the motor. Check out this on the Western site. Lots of good info there.
  5. bunick

    bunick Junior Member
    Messages: 17