I pulled the rudder on my 81 recently, while apart I cleaned the rudder and tube with some scrotchbrite and a brass brush. I then put some automotive grease in the assembly. It helped a little with the slop but my boat had no seals of any kind in it
19' Skier 351W PowerSlot Deluxe
Long gone is the Trans AM
waiting for another
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