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Western cable unit raises slow and lowers slow

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by plow/truck, Dec 5, 2010.

  1. plow/truck

    plow/truck Member
    Messages: 57

    I've tried to adjust the speed, but it wont hold the blade up.
    Should I just send this somewhere to have it rebuilt? Or is this a simple repair?
    My gut feeling it's the valve body, but I'm not an expert.
  2. snowplowpro

    snowplowpro Senior Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 926

    yes it could be valve body or it could be clogged filter in side pump and the clogged filter is making go one way cause it cant let the fluid pass threw the way to to make it go the other way but yea send it to the shop have them check it
  3. plow/truck

    plow/truck Member
    Messages: 57

    Is there a preferred shop to send it to? There's not a western dealer in Albuquerque.
  4. birddseedd

    birddseedd PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,516


    find the troubleshooting guide for your plow, there is a flowchart thatl tell you exactly what the techs at a shop will do.
  5. birddseedd

    birddseedd PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,516

    sounds like the check valve needs to be adjusted