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Installed a Meyer on a GMC today

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Banksy, Jan 15, 2010.

  1. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    I installed this 8.5' Meyer onto this GMC 2500 (non HD) today for somebody who is going to plow with us. It wasn't to bad of a job. I hate installing used wiring though. The last person always hacks it when taking it off. I still have to button some things up, but it works great. He needs different tires though. They scrub when you turn sharp.

  2. chs1993

    chs1993 Senior Member
    Messages: 297

    Needs also a new red plow hanging on it WESTERN!
  3. cubanb343

    cubanb343 Senior Member
    from ERIE
    Messages: 637

    Why would you ruin that perfectly good truck?? J/k.. The plow lights might need raised a few inches. My cousin has a meyer 8.5 poly, he put a 4" piece of steel across the frame to raise the lights
  4. augerandblade

    augerandblade PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,054

    Looks good just paint the plow. Hey we could use some of that scenery over here,tymusic its 32 F had freezing rain this morning. Got about a foot and half of snow, cant wait to see the GROUND again.
  5. mike psd

    mike psd PlowSite.com Addict
    from pa
    Messages: 1,028

    nice install man congrats !!!!!!!!!!! hopfully you'll get some late season action before its over :drinkup:
  6. RCsLawncare

    RCsLawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 459

    Nice looking truck, defiantly need some skinner tires.
  7. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    When you did this were you working on the grass?? How can you stand to do that??
  8. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    I can't stand it!!! I use large pieces of cardboard to lay down on.

    I'm buying a friends in about a year. It has a detached 2 car garage with a bonus room upstairs and a 1/2 bath. Man town USA!!
  9. Pushin 2 Please

    Pushin 2 Please PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,582

    If not Western a Boss would also look good and get the job done. Beautiful truck with a horrible plow!
  10. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    Just dont fill it with crap. My parents have a 3 car garage. We can only fit one car inside and it barely fits, So I am forced to work on things in the driveway. I hate it I want my old garage back, It was a nice 4 car garage ( could only fit 3 cars in it tho due to useless crap) and I could fit my truck with the plow on it inside. It was really nice especially if something broke, I had a place to fix it.
  11. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    I meant to say I'm buying a friends HOUSE. I will have a big shed in the back for my ATVs, yard tools, etc.
  12. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    I understood ya haha, that shed will be nice, means more room in the garage wesport:salute:
  13. KL&M Snow Div.

    KL&M Snow Div. PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,616

    Looks good, that looks like a pretty nice truck.
  14. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,264

    Thats a real nice lookin gmc.....nice install pal
  15. jadyejr

    jadyejr Senior Member
    from NC
    Messages: 171

    nice job bro!

    now all we need is some of that white $$$$$