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Left & right

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by digman, Dec 12, 2015.

  1. digman

    digman Junior Member
    Messages: 6

    Hello folks.. I'll get right to the point. My Western plow worked fine last winter. It has set all summer. Hooked it up yesterday and the problem I am having is, Won't turn left or right. When I move control lever to left plow raises. goes up down fine. I've checked everything and haven't replaced anything. The 9-pin truck side harness should be replace and that is the next move I'll make. I read somewhere here that the truck side 9-pin harness has nothing to do with the plows up, down, left or right movements. Is this true.

  2. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,392

    Well it would help if you stated what model western, and type it is.
  3. Dogplow Dodge

    Dogplow Dodge PlowSite Veteran
    from NJ
    Messages: 3,699

    Ha !

    Of all people on these boards, I could have sworn you were clairvoyant. You really disappointed me:D
  4. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,392

    My ESPN ain't working today.
  5. Randall Ave

    Randall Ave PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,593

    Ya but yur supposed to no what I need!
  6. Mr.Markus

    Mr.Markus PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,780

    I once had a friend ask me this same question over the phone... when I was done plowing I drove 20 miles to his place and found he had hooked his side ram hoses to each other instead to the pump and motor...
  7. digman

    digman Junior Member
    Messages: 6

    Thanks. I haven't changed any hoses..
  8. Philbilly2

    Philbilly2 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,797

    We all need to know what we are working with to help here cheif.

    There are tons of different western plows and all of them are different in the way that they operate and are controlled.

    Give us a chance to help and clue us in on what were working with.
  9. MSsnowplowing

    MSsnowplowing Senior Member
    Messages: 761