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Old 08 April 2013, 13:50   #11
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Unlikely to be a flowtorq hub on a 60hp 2 stroke?

Mark the prop and the prop nut in line and see if the two line up after trying to use it?
Yes very true!, im thinking of the bigfoot model!!
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Old 20 April 2013, 10:27   #12
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How can you tell it's not the prop bush? If there was a problem in the gearbox then you'd be getting serious problems if it was jumping in and out of gear at full rpm in fact I'd be surprised if the box didn't explode. I'd double check the prop bush and if In doubt try another prop to be sure as what you are describing is exactly that of a failed prop bush.
turning the prop by hand while looking at it, and trying 2 other props
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Old 20 April 2013, 10:33   #13
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could be Gear linkage adjusted wrongly.....sounds like it might have only just been in forward gear... . does the gear slider go equally forward and reverse, this is under the hood...also possibly like the rubber has given up in the centre of the prop possibly..first thing first, can you hand turn the prop either way when out of the water? ok take the prop off and check it out, if its that bad you will see tell tale signs of it.
thanks for the advice, havent had an opportunity to have a look at it yet, but will be what i try first, and hope that is the problem!
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