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Packing Removal

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by Dstosh, Jan 5, 2008.

  1. Dstosh

    Dstosh Senior Member
    Messages: 534

    How do you get the actuall packing out? I got the nut off, but not the packing. Do I have to pull out the whole lift cylinder?

  2. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 9,883

    Make sure you do not let any dirt get in to your ram..

    You have the gland nut off of the end of the cyl.
    Next pull the stinger out of the cyl.

    Remove nut from end of stinger replace the seals reassemble.

    Lube up the seals before reassembly.