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Old 27 August 2012, 14:44   #11
Country: UK - Scotland
Town: Argyll
Boat name: Helena
Make: Birchwood
Length: 5m +
Engine: Inboard Diesel 250hp
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 116
Hi - new to this but mercury do a replacement Skeg for the alpha's bout 45 quid ish. Best way to do it is to drain all the oil and take the bearing carrier out and remove the big o-ring so it doesnt melt then put the bearing carrier back in loosely to prevent the casing from deforming with the heat then when all done rebuild with new o-ring and lock washer, refit and away you go. Hope this helps.

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