Originally Posted by MariStar-Man
Lastly, I found a light coating of oil in my bilge, and it looks like it may be coming from the oil-filled transmission. Can't tell yet but if it is, I may need to rebuild some seals or similar. I had been contemplating re-powering her with a 400hp new engine and a new transmission, or even Buying a newer Boat.
Same thing last summer in my 1998 Maristar. Turned out to be a leaky transmission hose. Easy (and cheap) fix. Good luck.