noise in rear when i turn port and starboard

Discussion in 'Sterndrives' started by kenrahe, Jun 28, 2012.

  1. CDK
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    CDK retired engineer

    You taught me something new, I never looked there. In the s-4 and s-6 engines I'm sure there is no shutter.

    Nevertheless, I fail to see a relation between a melted shutter and noise in extreme steering positions.
  2. whitepointer23

    whitepointer23 Previous Member

    leave them out if you think you know better than mercruiser . do you think they have no use.
  3. kenrahe
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    kenrahe Sunseeker

    what do you think it could be i pulled the out drive and the gimbal bearing is in great shape so are both bellows and theres no play in the universal joint....:(
    Last edited: Jun 30, 2012

  4. powerabout
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    powerabout Senior Member

    you would need to pull one joint apart to see if its worn
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