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Buying a used Fisher MM

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by mark123, Aug 19, 2012.

  1. mark123

    mark123 Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    I am looking at buying a used Fisher Minute Mount plow for my 2002 silverado, it came off of a similar truck and everything is there to install it. It is selling for 2200 and is 12 years old. Seller said one of the pivoting cylinders has some pitting but does not leak. It has the fishstick controller. Is this a good price ? Were these good plows, anything in particular to look out for? How will my truck hold up to plowing if I don't abuse it, ext. cab short box, 4.8 liter , automatic 4X4. Thanks for any help.

  2. buddymanzpop

    buddymanzpop Senior Member
    Messages: 603

    If that's a 7 1/2 foot RD it's a good plow, $2200 may be a bit steep, your truck will do okay if you don't abuse it, rig up some kind of counter weight in the bed, I think Fisher recommends about 250 lbs, make sure the wiring is from a 99 to 02 silverado or sierra newer so you don't have headlight issues.
  3. abbe

    abbe Senior Member
    from RI
    Messages: 718

    2k or under I'd say
  4. peteo1

    peteo1 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,660

    I'd start at $1700 and haggle from there.
  5. chevyzrule810

    chevyzrule810 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,288

    is that the plow in the picture?