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fisher control problem

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by cooper91, Dec 30, 2015.

  1. cooper91

    cooper91 Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    I have an 8 foot HD fisher snowplow with controls mounted in the cab. My problem is with the controls. The plow will be working fine and then the red power light on the control lever will start blinking killing all control to the plow. After a few minutes or sometimes more it will begin to work again. It will go through this scenario aver and over again. Any insight on this problem will be appreciated.
  2. seville009

    seville009 Senior Member
    from CNY
    Messages: 877

    I've had Western controllers for my v plow go bad; two so far over about 8 years. I always carry a spare.

    If you can, try a different controller to see if the problem goes away.
  3. flyguyirvin65

    flyguyirvin65 Member
    Messages: 57

    check your grounds most of the time thats the problem
  4. kimber750

    kimber750 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,681

    4 pin or 6 pin control plug? On fleet flex blinking is a communication error.
  5. MikeRizz

    MikeRizz Junior Member
    from NH
    Messages: 9

    I had the same issue last year and it ended up being my controller was bad.
  6. Snow Commandor

    Snow Commandor Senior Member
    from 07666
    Messages: 443

    Double check you power & ground connections & your battery. Make sure the switched power under the dash that goes to the controller isn't compromised.