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MVP Wings move at different speeds

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by SnowMatt13, Nov 23, 2010.

  1. SnowMatt13

    SnowMatt13 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,559

    I noticed today when I moved the plow, when going from a vee to a scoop the passenger side wing is much slower getting to the scoop position.
    I searched and did not come up with much....I thought this was just discussed.
    Couldn't find anything in the owners manual or mechanics guide.
    I was thinking debris in the coil that controls the PS wing function???:confused:
  2. cubicinches

    cubicinches PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,415

    I'd say it's normal. All of our Western V's have one wing faster than the other.
  3. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    Fluid flow to the driver side wing has the priority circuit over the passenger side wing in the pump manifold. It's completely normal.
  4. Laner

    Laner Member
    from IA
    Messages: 78

    My MVP does the same. Has since I got it when it was 2 yrs old. I assumed it was due to valving in the pump. Still works great 8 years later.
  5. SnowMatt13

    SnowMatt13 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,559

    Thanks guys....

    I still say B&B needs his own personal forum:salute:
  6. firefighter1406

    firefighter1406 Senior Member
    Messages: 345

    Agreed. 100%