View Full Version : Drive shaft leaking Help!

11-09-2008, 03:13 PM
I was getting the boat ready to wakeboard, and I open the hatch to fill the fat sacs and there was water up to the carpet in the bilge. I lowered the boat into the water and started it, nothing. So I took it for a spin the drive shaft leaked maybe 2 drips a second. At about 1500-2000 rpms and it was almost a steady stream.I don't remember if its the packing nut or not, so whatever you tighten i need to know what it is. Any help is appreciated,


11-09-2008, 03:34 PM
These links may help, http://easttxskier.com/stuffingbox.html and http://www.mastercraft.com/teamtalk/showpost.php?p=503319&postcount=52 and this thread, http://www.mastercraft.com/teamtalk/showthread.php?t=26978, for replacing the packing and or just tightening the stuffing box/shaft log.