1. Welcome to PlowSite. Notice a fresh look and new features? It’s now easier to share photos and videos, find popular topics fast, and enjoy expanded user profiles. If you have any questions, click HELP at the top or bottom of any page, or send an email to help@plowsite.com. We welcome your feedback.

    Dismiss Notice

flink throttle control

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by jimmyk38, Dec 10, 2012.

  1. jimmyk38

    jimmyk38 Junior Member
    from nw ohio
    Messages: 2

    I have a flink vbox spreader and the throttle control stopped working. I took it apart and figured out that the small electric motor that spins the actuator is bad, does anyone know where to get another motor so I don't have to replace the whole thing?
  2. vinnys

    vinnys Senior Member
    Messages: 113

    If its like mine it has little brushes that need to be cleaned. The end opposite the worm gear you should see two small spring where the wires hook up. Under those springs are VERY small brushes. Remove them and clean with a small emery board. Than clean the brass piece that the brushes ride on. Try that you might get lucky. Good luck