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9ft2 v plow doesnt work!!! please help!

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by F250 9ft2V, Sep 9, 2009.

  1. F250 9ft2V

    F250 9ft2V Junior Member
    from mn
    Messages: 1

    I just bought a 2001 f250 and this plow last spring and used it twice. I just went to hook it up a week ago and was in the float mode, i when to the toggle switch and the pump or something screached real bad so i wiggled the switch the back and forth and it kept doing it without the plow pulling up and then finally the noise just quiet. So here we go i checked all the fuses inside the fuse panel and under the hood, nothing, everything is ohming out and no blown fuses. I have power at the controller and when you plug it in it lights up and the solinoids click you can here them working but no pump motor. So i go to the coil that closes to energize and send power to the pump motor, No power incoming to the coil, so I know thats why it wont work. Heres the deal I just dont know enough about plows being this is my first one so if anyone has any ideas or knows what or where sends power to the solinoid coil I would really appriecate it. Oh and one more thing, if I hot wire the plow it works perfert but im sure this is not good the the pump motor.
    By the way the guy I bought it from swears it ran perfect before I got it. Ahhhhhhhhh BS
    Very expensive lawn orniment
  2. SteveR

    SteveR Senior Member
    Messages: 252

    The noise indicates to me that you had something in the pump or motor binding. I would bet when you kept trying you either blew a fuse somewhere or burnt something electrical.