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    Bent prop shaft Alpha 1 out drive.-gctid815886

    So, I spun my stainless prop on the back of my Alpha 1 out drive by hand and it has a wobble. I'm pretty sure the output shaft is bent. What should I do to properly repair this? Is this something a backyard mechanic can do?


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    I just got my boat back from service and the tech noticed a wobble in my shaft. He noted a .034" propshaft runout and stated it was within tolerance. It is noticeable but has little impact on performance.
    2011 185BR 4.3L TKS 190HP
    Alpha I Outdrive
    Flight Series
    Monster Tower with Bimini
    South Louisiana

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      http://www.pacificmarine.net/enginee...nce-tables.htm
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      1994 2452, 5.0l, Alpha gen. 2 drive. Sold ! Sold ! Sold !

      '86 / 19' Citation cuddy, Merc. 3.0L / 140 hp 86' , stringer drive. Sold ! Sold ! Sold !

      Manalapan N.J

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