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Wells, NY (West of Glens Falls)

Discussion in 'Networking' started by MajorDave, Nov 13, 2014.

  1. MajorDave

    MajorDave Senior Member
    Messages: 968

    Anyone up near there? A friend needs help. Plow will not move - probably needs some new items on there. He lives further south now, went up, and nothing worked. He is not well-versed in plow mechanics. He would have to meet someone there - it is a Fisher (sorry do not know any more than that) mounted to a Chevy 2500.

    Obviously would pay or does anyone know a good shop up that way? Of course, getting the plow there is the actual problem I guess!

    Jus tthought I would post it up here...
  2. meyer22288

    meyer22288 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,003

    Did he check his plugs? Could be corrosion in them. Plow motor could be shot assuming its electric/hydro. Bad controller can be the issue solenoid could be bad. He can transport it if he has to by short chaining it. Tell him to put a floor jack under the a frame lift up the plow and shorten the chain.
  3. MajorDave

    MajorDave Senior Member
    Messages: 968

    Ya Meyer - I get all that but he doesn't. I can explain the short chain. Any dealers you know of up that way?
  4. Hegartydirtwork

    Hegartydirtwork Senior Member
    Messages: 118

    Have him take it to Arrowhead equipment in Queensbury that's probably the closest dealer
  5. MajorDave

    MajorDave Senior Member
    Messages: 968

    Thanks appreciate that. Will pass it on.
  6. Mike NY

    Mike NY Senior Member
    from zone 5
    Messages: 108

    Arrowhead is the place.
  7. cdmckane

    cdmckane Member
    Messages: 39

    If he needs to transport it, but it won't move, he can jack it up and short chain it for the move.