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Old 06-04-2007, 11:01 PM
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Unhappy oil coming from my exhaust

noticing a little oil in the water coming from my exhaust when boat is idling. I see a oil slick in the water . Only ran the boat conservativly twice this season and only coming from 1 motor.
any ones 2 cents would help .
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Old 06-04-2007, 11:03 PM
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needs a head job
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could be the oil cooler...
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Old 06-04-2007, 11:43 PM
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I had the same problem. Remove the oil cooler and put air to one oil fitting and block off the other. Listen for hissing or leaks. Replaced cooler end of problem.
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I had the same problem. Remove the oil cooler and put air to one oil fitting and block off the other. Listen for hissing or leaks. Replaced cooler end of problem.
so true
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Old 06-05-2007, 06:24 AM
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I had the same problem. Remove the oil cooler and put air to one oil fitting and block off the other. Listen for hissing or leaks. Replaced cooler end of problem.
Most likely cause.. unless there is water in the crankcase
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34Sutphen, I just hot Rob at Hot To Go install a Whiple on my boat, I see your from Grand Island, does he do any work for you?

I'm pleased so far. He is right off of Grand Island Blvd .
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