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Western salt control boxes

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by Artknoxious, Feb 21, 2007.

  1. Artknoxious

    Artknoxious Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    Anybody had problems with the rocker switch failing on your Western salter control box?? Had a buddy that two of his failed. I was able to research and find a comparable switch for it. Re-wired it in and it works great. Certainly beats buying new at $300-$350, no?? Suggestions on whether it would be worthwhile advertising to repair bad boxes for about $95 each!!! I have e-mailed sponsors of this website asking for permission. Just wanted to check with the people who use them and get some feedback. Thanks for reading.
  2. cincy snowdog

    cincy snowdog Senior Member
    Messages: 262

    we had a couple of bad boxes,one four years old-i called western and they said there was a problem with them, they sent us two new with no problems last year,so try western direct it may be a free fix