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#12578023 - 01/14/18 11:09 AM Cracked Lower Unit
Chuck72 Offline
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Registered: 02/02/16
Posts: 207
Loc: Robert Lee, Tx
Where is a good/reliable place to buy a lower unit for a 2000 150hp Mercury XR6?

How do the aftermarket units compare to the OEM

It appears there has been a crack that was previously repaired that is starting to break loose.

On the lower unit on the Port side forward of the water pick up vents is a hole near the top of the lower unit. Why would gear oil be leaking from that hole?

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Edited by Chuck72 (01/14/18 11:20 AM)
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#12578923 - 01/14/18 08:56 PM Re: Cracked Lower Unit [Re: Chuck72]
gary purdy Offline
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Registered: 05/24/03
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Loc: Littlefield Tx & Lake A. H. US...
Top main shaft seal. I have installed a lot of the aftermarket 2.5 V6 Merc lowers without a single problem. https://www.sterndrive.cc/Mercury-Mariner-Force-Outboard-Lower-Unit.html or Anglers Marine or http://www.anglersmarinetx.com/contact-us.php.
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#12578999 - 01/14/18 09:42 PM Re: Cracked Lower Unit [Re: Chuck72]
Chuck72 Offline
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Thank you Gary.
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