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Tips when working below 0

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by NW Snow Removal, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. NW Snow Removal

    NW Snow Removal Senior Member
    Messages: 533

    bring food and blankets. just in case.
    layer, heavily, with face protection.

    anyone know how to combat freezing hydraulic fluid?
  2. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    it must have water contamination in it if it is freezing
    change the fluid
    good oil wont freeze
  3. Jewell1386

    Jewell1386 Senior Member
    Messages: 139

    we got a place here in Nothern indiana they make air craft fluid we use in our plows and it is good for 90 below 0 and the same cost as the boss pluid i am supposed to be using. but sounds to me like you got water in your system. also you could poor like a half of a cap full of heet in there that will help also