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what to do? oil in motor

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by lawnman630, Nov 17, 2009.

  1. lawnman630

    lawnman630 Junior Member
    from midwest
    Messages: 2

    Never had a western before (ultramount straight blade) and I assumed you put oil in the top front side of motor (like meyers), then realized the oil fill is on the lower section. Any suggestions before I tear into it? I am afraid my motor is full of oil. The place I put oil in is the front side of motor (plow side). It is a 90 degree elbow with a nut covered by a round cap. Help please!
  2. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    You filled it through the breather...no big deal just don't do it again. Now remove the CORRECT fill plug in the reservoir and allow any excess fluid run out and you're done.
  3. lawnman630

    lawnman630 Junior Member
    from midwest
    Messages: 2


    That is good to know, I am glad its not a big deal, thanks for your advice