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#11860904 - 10/02/16 07:28 PM Propeller exhaust problem
BackSeatBuddy Online   content
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Registered: 07/19/08
Posts: 163
Loc: North Tx
Noticed this today any ideas of the cause
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Edited by BackSeatBuddy (10/02/16 07:30 PM)

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#11860935 - 10/02/16 07:44 PM Re: Propeller exhaust problem [Re: BackSeatBuddy]
kevine80 Offline
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Loc: humble texas
wow thats strange
i would say some sort of corrosion but the discoloration throws me
curious what you find out about it
maybe run by the dealer and get advice

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#11861088 - 10/02/16 08:45 PM Re: Propeller exhaust problem [Re: BackSeatBuddy]
ForkedJames Offline
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Loc: Mansfield, Texas
You may have a wiring problem. That looks like your motor is making as a ground. Check your batteries.
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#11861118 - 10/02/16 08:55 PM Re: Propeller exhaust problem [Re: ForkedJames]
Chris B Online   content
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This is what happened when I had a grounding problem. Check your battery connections.
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#11861160 - 10/02/16 09:10 PM Re: Propeller exhaust problem [Re: BackSeatBuddy]
BackSeatBuddy Online   content
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Thanks ChrisB that looks identical. Your connections were bad or bad wiring?

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#11861168 - 10/02/16 09:15 PM Re: Propeller exhaust problem [Re: BackSeatBuddy]
kevine80 Offline
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yeah i would buy that idea

run a ground wire from engine to negative terminal of starting battery

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#11861885 - 10/03/16 10:31 AM Re: Propeller exhaust problem [Re: BackSeatBuddy]
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Originally Posted By: BackSeatBuddy
Thanks ChrisB that looks identical. Your connections were bad or bad wiring?

Mine happened when I moved the engine leads over to one of the trolling motor batteries when my starting battery went bad on the water. I believe the 36 volt trolling motor was grounding through the prop.
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