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Dominick, Marine Mechanic
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Experience:  25 Years Experience as Mechanic, 20 Yrs Boat Yard Owner/Mechanic, Factory Certified
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I have a 2002 merc 90 2 stroke and my trim cylinder is

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I have a 2002 merc 90 2 stroke and my trim cylinder is cracked they want over $1000.00 just for parts . Can this cylinder be welded or is there anything else I can do ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Good morning, my name is***** am I speaking with?
You would need a new (or used) unit. There is simply to much pressure inside of that housing that any kind of weld or epoxy wouldn't work. Did you have any further questions on the issue?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I just wasted 35.00 $ for you to tell me I need a new one ? They weld cylinders on heavy equipment all the time
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.

I had a feeling you would say that. I willl opt out.

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