Gearbox Dipstick

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Luis Sa
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Gearbox Dipstick

Post by Luis Sa » Sat Sep 16, 2017 9:32 pm

Hello,

I have seen in the web that what happened to me has happened to many others. I refer to the gearbox dipstick (Yanmar part number 177070-62450) that brakes as depicted in this picture.

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I made a piece with a M18 x 1,5 nut and an aluminium tube. But in the end I fixed the original piece with 4 small screws.

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In the Sea Knots Beneteau 40/43 forum I learn that there is a site that sells replacements in aluminium.

Regards, Luis

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