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monarch backblade pump wiring

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by JTS Landscaping & Lawn Service, Oct 1, 2013.

  1. i have monarch pump with power up and power down and trying to figure out what wires off the pump go to were on switch. it is a 5 prong switch.
  2. road2damascus

    road2damascus PlowSite.com Addict
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  3. so i can move the cylinder just fine when i just touch wires from pump together but once on a switch then it doesnt work right. i bought a new switch for it. i hook it up one way and cylinder will lower blade but then wont lift it.
  4. road2damascus

    road2damascus PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,845

    I will be going to where i store plows some time tomorrow. I got one whole wiring set up and pump that is not on a truck.

    Could be solenoid wiring is not right. Are the wires to the switch different colors? Or maybe the solenoid is bad or not grounded properly???? check the contacts too.