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Spare parts saved me

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by theguynextdoor, Jan 19, 2008.

  1. theguynextdoor

    theguynextdoor Senior Member
    Messages: 308

    This morning I went to hitch up the plow because we got about 2inches or so. I get it all hooked up and it won't go up, down, or side to side. But i heard this loud clicking coming from the engine compartment. It was the electric solenoid for my western plow. Luckily I ordered a bunch of extra parts, including that one. I also had my tool box, so I just took the old one out, wired up the new one and I was good to go.

    Spare parts are a life saver!!!!
  2. SnoFarmer

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

    A men....

    Now remember to get a new solenoid to restock your inventory...lol
  3. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341


    like SF said don't forget to pick up a spare to replace youre spare
  4. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    Anyone that doesn't keep spare parts in the truck is asking for problems. And they usually occur at the worst possible time.