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how do I change the Hyd. fluid?

Discussion in 'Hiniker' started by torquet, Nov 25, 2007.

  1. torquet

    torquet Junior Member
    Messages: 25

    I would like to change the hydraulic fluid in my scoop plow, but I dont' see a drain plug. Would someone please help me out.

  2. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 9,883

    You can suck it out with a suction gun,
    You can remove a wing hose, put the loose end in a bucket/container and run the function until it is empty.
    Have some one help you, if the hose comes out it will be a big mess..
    You can put a pan under the reservoir then remove the four bolts that hold the reservoir on
    You need to remove the reservoir to clean the pick up screen anyway.
  3. torquet

    torquet Junior Member
    Messages: 25

    thanks SnoFarmer