prop seal in 1990 evinrude 40 horse


Old 07-05-05, 06:33 PM
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prop seal in 1990 evinrude 40 horse

i was wondering if you have to remove the lower unit to replace the prop seal.
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Old 07-05-05, 08:01 PM
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No! Some shops have a special tool that actually screws into the seal(s) to pull it out. And another tool to install the new seal. Otherwise the bearing carrier only needs to be removed to replace the seal(s).
Old 07-11-05, 06:22 AM
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Colton, Do you have water in your lower case oil? If so, pull the lower unit, replace all the seals (input shaft and carrier shaft) and the water pump while you have it out. Most shops have a vacuum tester to check the seals.

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