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Hi. We moved our boat today from storing in a heated garage in an upright position. When we got it to the boat and started to put it on our dinghy it begin to ooze brown liquid from the screw below the prop and just above the prop. Could this be the o rings?
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Hi,
That is the gear lube fill and vent screws.
You're right those o-rings is what seals them so if it's leaking you need new ones.
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Marine Mechanic: Jeremy R., MarineTechnician replied 8 years ago
did you get those new seals in there yet?
sometimes they just work loose so tighten them down
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TAken care of and yes you do receive payment before I accepted the answer.
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yes i get paid, only when you click accept, you can keep coming back on here and ask
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