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Date with a mechanic final update!
« on: March 30, 2021, 11:11:11 AM »
Monday when I was fishing. I was going up the river to make another troll downhill. My main motor started making some strange noises. Real quick it just started clanking and rattling. So I turned it off. Water pump seems to be working peeing water. Just not sure what was going on with the motor. So we use the kicker to get in to the ramp. Came home put on the mickey ears put the motor in gear and put the foot on the propeller and you could hear it grind. So Iím not sure what it is Maybe bearings? Have a date Tuesday, April 6 will see what happens and how long it takes. Motor is a 2019 Yamaha 115 should be under warranty. I hope😉🥃🇺🇸 

Lower unit is shot, bad seal. Along with not having an o ring on the drain plug. Jury is still out on whoís paying. More than likely me. I find it hard to believe I didnít replace the O-ring when changing the oil in the lower unit. Thatís what their saying anyways. Should know by the end of the day who pays.

Just contacted Clemens Marine. Yamaha is paying $1440 :tup: Said theyíre waiting on a part eta unk. 😉🥃🇺🇸
« Last Edit: May 14, 2021, 08:29:15 AM by Blacklab »
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Re: Date with a mechanic
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2021, 11:26:02 AM »
If it's under warranty, I would let them deal with it.  Not too much in there, only bearings and gears and oil.

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Re: Date with a mechanic
« Reply #2 on: March 30, 2021, 01:20:56 PM »
Yeah Iím not playing mechanic unless itís minor😉🥃🇺🇸
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Re: Date with a mechanic
« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2021, 09:54:55 PM »
Bummer.  Just as its picking up, five days until the river closure.  Are you going to go out on just the trolling motor?  Thats happened to me twice fall fishing.  One year the main, next year the trolling motor.  Agonizing!

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Re: Date with a mechanic
« Reply #4 on: April 01, 2021, 11:57:13 AM »
No I thought about it and decided to wait for the repair. Theyíll be more fishing. I hope😉🥃🇺🇸
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Re: Date with a mechanic New update!
« Reply #5 on: April 24, 2021, 09:25:47 AM »
Lower unit is shot, bad seal. Along with not having an o ring on the drain plug. Jury is still out on whoís paying. More than likely me. I find it hard to believe I didnít replace the O-ring when changing the oil in the lower unit. Thatís what their saying anyways. Should know by the end of the day who pays.

Just contacted Clemens Marine. Yamaha is paying $1440 :tup: Said theyíre waiting on a part eta unk. 😉🥃🇺🇸
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Re: Date with a mechanic New update!
« Reply #6 on: April 24, 2021, 11:36:43 AM »
Hopefully they can get the part in soon.  I had to wait almost 5 months for a spark plug wire.

Those o-rings are obnoxious, I'm going to order in about a hundred so I always have some on hand as you go through 4 every time you change lower unit oil on both motors.

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Re: Date with a mechanic New update!
« Reply #7 on: April 24, 2021, 01:38:36 PM »
Thanks Stein. I 🙏🙏🙏 itís only another week😉🥃🇺🇸
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Re: Date with a mechanic final update!
« Reply #8 on: May 14, 2021, 08:35:33 AM »
She's home!!! Wednesday was pickup day. Basically rebuilt lower unit 1441 and change "warranty work" . Not sure when I'll be able to taker her out. Life is busy the next few weeks. Just happy she's home :tup:
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Re: Date with a mechanic final update!
« Reply #9 on: May 14, 2021, 09:27:07 AM »
Good deal, pretty quick service there.

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Re: Date with a mechanic final update!
« Reply #10 on: May 15, 2021, 08:04:18 AM »
😉🥃🇺🇸
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