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I have a 1979 53’ Hatteras Convertible. The aft steering arm…

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I have a 1979 53’ Hatteras Convertible. The aft steering arm which connects to the rudders is leaking. What is the model number so I can purchase a rebuild kit. Thank you, John.

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I need the model number for the aft steering arm on. 1979 53’ Hatteras Convertible sportfisher. I need to purchase a rebuild kit.

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No, steering arm just leaks a little fluid. Seals need replacing. It is the original steering arm.

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Marine Mechanic: Boat Doc, Boat Enthusiast replied 6 months ago
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Hi, are you talking about the hydraulic ram at the steering linkage or the rudder shaft that comes up through the hull?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Hydraulic ram at the steering linkage.
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Just need the model number or the rebuild kit number for the hydraulic ram at the steering linkage. It is leaking
Marine Mechanic: Boat Doc, Boat Enthusiast replied 6 months ago

Are there any markings or labeling on the ram itself? There are several different options.

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