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08-29-2007, 03:14 PM
i have the milemarker pe 80000 lb winch....been useing it all day....well now it does not work....the out button is lit up....i can not go in or out with it...i dont know why:dntknw:
i have all of my cable out....and i kin d o need my truck tomarrow...plus i would like to have it so i can put some cars on there side:fie:
Beat on the gearbox with a hammer. That often gets it going. Mine always seemed to have bad solenoids for about 3 years since new. One day I decided to replace the solenoids and found out the solenoids were fine.
I've wrecked two of those and finally decided it was time for a good winch. I was getting tired of driving home with 50' of cable wound around the winch. Plus they are slow as hell and that is partly what burns them up. My Superwinch only runs a few seconds at a time--you have to jog to keep up when spooling the cable back in--and it was $600 shipped. A Pilemarker/Chinese clone grinds away for tens of minutes and was $300 shipped x2.
I've praised those in the past but I guess I was younger and more patient then.
08-29-2007, 04:38 PM
ya.. i know it is slow but i pulled some heavy crap with it in the past....i called up mile....it is the box...put juice to the gear box and it wines away......so mile said that they will look at the box and replace any parts for free!!!i just need ot ship it to them...hell it is ony down the road from me....well go down route 95 from maine to flordia..haha..
what just sucks is i can use the winch to dig out thease junks :(
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