Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
DerVon, HookedAZ, Kelly Hill, Drewski81, Tucker01
103171 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 83701
hopalong 74996
Pilothawk 73824
JDavis7873® 67378
John175 ® 61109
FattyMcButterpants 60594
Tritonman 57174
Derek 56843
SkeeterRonnie 52571
LoneStarSon® 52421
facebook
Forum Stats
103171 Members
62 Forums
865606 Topics
11362981 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#10887389 - 06/01/15 11:49 AM Hydraulic fluid???
tyingknots Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 05/14/09
Posts: 87
I have a seal leaking from my tilt n trim cylinder, my buddy said to use stop leak Lucas power steering fluid in it to see if it will stop the leak. Is there any truth to that? Or any tried that before?

Top
#10889244 - 06/02/15 04:31 AM Re: Hydraulic fluid??? [Re: tyingknots]
MtnHm203 Offline
Angler

Registered: 01/12/09
Posts: 441
Never tried it.
Is up to you - would you put "Stop leak" in your car radiator?
I rebuilt both trim cylinders on a Yamaha 225. Had to make a spanner to remove both cylinder glands, but rebuild kits from Yamaha were relatively cheap - not that difficult if you are mechanically inclined.
Fixed for good.

Top



© 1998-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide