Is Your Plow Ready for Winter?

Posted by Katie Roell

Sep 15, 2020 11:18:00 AM

Ensure your plow is ready for winter by scheduling a preseason plow inspection with your Authorized BOSS Dealer!   

Performing a preseason plow inspection on your snowplow is an annual practice that is recommended to perform routine maintenance work before Mother Nature strikes. Some of the routine snowplow areas covered during a preseason plow inspection include:

Preseason Inspection Checklist

  •         Changing the hydraulic fluid.

  •         Greasing the vertical pin (on v-plows) and other important wear points.

  •         Clean, inspect and grease all electrical connections.

  •         Check all nuts and bolts for tightness.

  •         Check the plow cylinders, hoses and pump for leaks

  •         Tighten the trip and return springs.

  •         Inspect all welds in plow structure and vehicle mount.

  •         Inspect and re-torque all fasteners on the vehicle mount.

  •         Inspect the lights and properly adjust and align the plow lights.

  •         Make sure all plow functions work properly.

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BOSS offers members of the BOSS Owner's Group a $50 rebate for having a preseason inspection performed between August 17, 2020 and October 12, 2020. Learn more about the details of the $50 Preseason Inspection Rebate here.


Taking the time to have your plow serviced before the storm will assure you that your snow plow is ready to go at the first sign of winter ahead! When the first storm hits, you need to be ready to KEEP EM' OPEN!

Find other maintenance tips on our website or in your Owner's Manual. All manuals are accessible online here


Topics: Maintenance

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