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meyer plow only operates in park

Discussion in 'Meyer / Diamond Products Discussion' started by dave 11, Jan 5, 2010.

  1. dave 11

    dave 11 Junior Member
    Messages: 4

    I have a meyer plow. It worked fine yesterday. Today it will only operate when my truck is in park. If I try and move it up/down, left or right it does not move when the truck is in gear. When I am in park it works fine, but is sure takes a long time to plow doing this!
  2. Rickslawn

    Rickslawn Junior Member
    from midwest
    Messages: 20

    I dont have a clue, but would like to know what you found out

  3. Bashby

    Bashby Senior Member
    Messages: 228

    Only thing I can think of is the shift linkage pulling on the wiring under the dash.
  4. 84deisel

    84deisel Senior Member
    Messages: 697

    Is this a meyer express plow ?
  5. dave 11

    dave 11 Junior Member
    Messages: 4

    The wire to the controller was getting pinched between the steering column and shift lever.
  6. Bashby

    Bashby Senior Member
    Messages: 228

    Good chance it damaged the wiring and will cause problems in the future... I'd inspect it closely and keep it in mind if things quit working down the road
  7. Reliable Snow and Ice

    Reliable Snow and Ice Senior Member
    Messages: 981

    it could be how the power wire is ran... from the control that is... check that first