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#1 Retort



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Posted 15 May 2017 - 03:07 PM

Like most of us I use a winch to load and unload, mine is a typical 9500 lb unit. Anyhow this weekend it didn't sound right so today I pulled the end off the gear reduction side. there are a dozen metric allen screws,(4mm wrench) anyhow there wasn't but a drop of grease in there, most had turned to what looks like window putty. All those planitary gears were spinning around absent lubercation. So I packed it full of wheelbearing grease and put it back together. It didn't take but a 1/2 hour and the winch no longer sounds like a dog chewing on a bone.

And thats why I didn't win the feature Saturady, because my winch hit my tiffin valve and I lost all the fremont fostoria function. It was the no.16 trucks fault!




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Posted 15 May 2017 - 04:07 PM

Well at least you know what your issue was. Now you have it fixed so you can win next week.
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Posted 16 May 2017 - 03:39 PM

Hahahaha, that 16 isn't picky who he hits! Did ya look at the thing, it's beat up for only season old body
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