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Old 05-09-2013, 09:19 PM
Ben Ben is offline
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Also look inside the bilge on top of where the strut mounts for fiberglass or stringer/ support cracks.
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Old 05-09-2013, 10:59 PM
Jesujoma Jesujoma is offline
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Be sure to fully test drive the boat to check for vibrations at a variety of speeds. The impact on a prop could have also bent the prop shaft. A bent shaft can cause a noticible vibration when driving. The tolerances on the prop shaft are very narrow and only a very slight bend can be straightened, otherwise replaced. The shaft can be guaged for trueness while still in the boat at a good marina. Hope that there is no issues with the shaft $$$
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