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replacing brushes for motor

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by wirenut, Feb 21, 2008.

  1. wirenut

    wirenut Senior Member
    from nh
    Messages: 529

    anyone ever replace the brushes on the motor?
    i know everyone just replaces the motors but
    i just want to try it and keep it for a spare motor..

  2. wild bill

    wild bill PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,239


    what kind of plow motor ? some are ava most wont bother with it some starter alt rebuilding shops will have brushes also .
  3. wirenut

    wirenut Senior Member
    from nh
    Messages: 529

    its a older mm
    i took it apart but the brush leads are spot welded to the pos stud and
    to the magnet. i'd have to cut and solder the leads not sure if its worth it...:salute: