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I have yamaha f60 TLR. I bought a new thrust washer.

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I have yamaha f60 TLR...
I have yamaha f60 TLR. I bought a new thrust washer for propellar. Problem: the thrust washer doesnt fit onto shaft because the splines on the thrust washer hit the smooth part of the shaft. Thrust washer part number is ***** Is it possible cabelas sold me wrong part number?
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Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago
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Hello, my name is***** will assist you.

Are you running the stock aluminum prop? Which was did you install the thrust washer?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Stock prop yes, grooved out side of thrust towards motor
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

So you had the extended lip toward the prop?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
There isn't an extended lip. On inside of the thrust washer there is splines on half and smooth on the other side. I put the smooth side towards motor
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Identical
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

And you installed it with that lip going to the gear case?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
it is short of going tight to the seal. Staying away approx. 1/4".
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

How far did it hold the prop off?

Was the old one the same way?

Was the gear case recently resealed?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Old one wasnt on there. I noticed play in the prop after purchasing boat and i took it apart. Previous owner had a spacer there, identical to the spacer at the castle nut.
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

the other one is actually for the discharge end of the prop.

When this one on the shaft, how far is the prop from the end of the gear case?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
When the discharge one was on the it allowed the prop to close to housing and rubs it. Actually wore a grove in prop
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

So how about the new one?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I need it approx. To go on 1/4" more. Tempted to tool the thrust washer and remove splines
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Can you please post a pic of the end of the prop and the end of the gear case? I would like to take a look at it.\

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I am on my cell, cant figure it out
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

We have other ways as well.

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Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Do you see any wear on the end of the prop?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Not on interior
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Probably cant send me number to text pix?
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Is there a brand or part number on the prop?

Is the prop hub flush with the opening on the prop?

I sent you a phone offer. With that we would move to the phone in a voice conversation, and we could also test.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No, the prop is also short of the prop housing same distance
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Even without the thrust washer?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Without washer is too tight it doesnt rotate
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Yamaha prop?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Looks to be.
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No.
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

You may want to try this one as it does not look as deep as the other one.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Ok
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Thanks anyway
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Your welcome.

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