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Angle cylinder grease?

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by sgraham, Nov 20, 2008.

  1. sgraham

    sgraham Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    I just got the plow out of storage and it is making an awful screeching sound when angling from left to right. What should I use to grease up the angle cylinders?
  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    Spray some Fluid Film on them. And it may take a few in and outs but the noise should go away.
  3. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    Spray the whole plow with FF. Will protect the plow and prevent rust.
  4. bribrius

    bribrius PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,609

    i use red grease.
    Not sure if its the best thing but it works for me.
    comes in a tube at most autoparts stores and fairly cheap.
  5. RichG53

    RichG53 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,135

    Red grease extreme pressure and heat ...Holds up longer...
  6. tuney443

    tuney443 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,847

    I use the red grease but in a spray can.Really good stuff,you can even stick the small tube in the lube holes of your V plow.Much better than the white lube in a can.
  7. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    We put grease on all our cylinders before storage, it works better then FF and we have plows that are over 20 years old with original seals.