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25 Series DP switch

Discussion in 'Sno-Way Discussion' started by rocklandfarm, Dec 12, 2007.

  1. rocklandfarm

    rocklandfarm Junior Member
    from Ct.
    Messages: 2

    Why do things always seem break the day before or the day of the storm?Any way the DP switch on my 8 ft 25 series is broken.The switch must have broken inside because the toggle is just flopping around.Now my down pressure is always on.No time to get a new switch before the storm.Does anyone know how to easily by pass the down pressure so the plow functions as a gravity down until I can get a switch.And is Sno-Way the only place to get this switch.Thanks for any help you can give me.
  2. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    Take the control box apart and disconnect the power wire for the DP. If this won't get you by I am sure Basher will have a better idea.
  3. basher

    basher PlowSite Fanatic
    from 19707
    Messages: 8,993

    Disconnect the wire from the DP solenoid and pressure switch under the pump cover
  4. rocklandfarm

    rocklandfarm Junior Member
    from Ct.
    Messages: 2

    Thanks Guys.Good to go now.Thought I would make some money.But looks like it's borderline for a plowable snow on the CT. shoreline.Maybe we will get some snow overnite.Got my fingers crossed this year won't be like last year.