How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask ROCKET Your Own Question
ROCKET
ROCKET, Marine Mechanic
Category: Boat
Satisfied Customers: 999
Experience:  I HAVE BEEN WORKING ON BOATS OVER 25 YEARS
10809024
Type Your Boat Question Here...
ROCKET is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How do you unfreeze the steering

This answer was rated:

1998 Maxum 1900 XR with a 120hp Force outboard. Just uncovered it from the winter and the steering is stuck when turning the wheel. Also tried to move the motor itself with no success.
<p>Welcome to JA</p><p> </p><p>remove the steering cable going into the motor</p><p>it has like a 1-/14" nut on one side and like a 1/2" nut conectted to the steering rod</p><p> </p><p>then after those are off turn the wheel, and try turning the motor</p><p> </p><p>sounds like bad steering cable</p>
ROCKET and other Boat Specialists are ready to help you

Related Boat Questions