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Do all plows creek when stacking snow?

Discussion in 'Blizzard Plows Discussion' started by ommegang, Feb 21, 2011.

  1. ommegang

    ommegang Senior Member
    from wi
    Messages: 100

    I had a Blizzard Speedwing and it always made creeking noises when stacking snow. Like walking on a staircase or floors that creek. I now have a 9'2 VXT and I didn't notice the creeking at first but, it is there. Perhaps I had my radio too low. Or, does every plow need a liitle abuse in order to start the creeking?? What is that creeking exactly?
  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    They all make a little noise when raising it.
  3. 54powerwagon

    54powerwagon Senior Member
    Messages: 105

    you would creek if you were outside in the cold and being pushed around all night long.
  4. JDiepstra

    JDiepstra PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,780

    Yes its normal. I spray some grease on mine where metal meets metal and it quiets it down a bit.
  5. coldcoffee

    coldcoffee Senior Member
    Messages: 776

    Mine creaks when stacking. For some reason lately, I've been breaking the wing return springs when I drop the blade. That'll wake ya up.