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Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by truckrider814, Oct 31, 2010.

  1. truckrider814

    truckrider814 Junior Member
    from va
    Messages: 10

    Im new to this site and sorta to plowing i use to just ride along but i got offered a western 7'-6" ploy ultra mount only two years old good condition. i was told i just had to get the mount and electronics i found the part number for my truck 91 f-150 but every dealer tells me they can't find a mount for my truck the number is 63710-1 i don't know if yall know of any online places that are good or not.

    Thanks for any help/advice
  2. Tony350

    Tony350 Senior Member
    Messages: 546

    Never have looked on there myself but have heard that ebay is a pretty good place to look
  3. Western1

    Western1 Senior Member
    from MI.
    Messages: 752

    Are you sure it is a Ultramount?
  4. deereequipment

    deereequipment Member
    Messages: 90

    look at Ebay and Craigslist. I find alot of misc. Western parts there.
    Be careful, make sure your light duty truck can handle that plow.
    I doubt you have "plow prep", and I hear that if you put a plow on a F250, without plow prep, it could void the warranty.
  5. PeterG

    PeterG Member
    Messages: 37

    I found the mount for my truck on ebay.
  6. Plowfixguys

    Plowfixguys Senior Member
    Messages: 222

    I have that mount, do you need the pockets also?
  7. truckrider814

    truckrider814 Junior Member
    from va
    Messages: 10

    By any chance you have the part number just to double check i don't know what it needs all i know is i have the blade and i need the mount and electronics. like i said this is the first time i would actually be plowing with my truck everytime i rode the plow was already on and ready to go.

    And no i don't have plow prep they didn't offer that back then. it's just a standard 2wd 302 ext cab f-150 i have to get new coil springs up front to stiffen it up and some weight in the back but i was told im only gonna be doing driveways so the truck should be able to handle it as long as i keep up with the snow.
  8. the new boss 92

    the new boss 92 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,989

  9. truckrider814

    truckrider814 Junior Member
    from va
    Messages: 10

    Yeah it's 2wd but itll work. I just gotta put weight in the back
  10. 01lariat

    01lariat Member
    Messages: 96

    Works till you need 4x4. Then you screwed. I had a 91 factory hd half-ton 4x4 in highschool. Still I don't think it would have made much of a plow truck. A lot of strain on that light front end. Good luck...