If you were running straight water the gearbox is likely shot or needs all new inners anyway. The only thing you can do is completely disassemble it
i just found water in the gearbox no oil though, where is most likely the leak?
i have a 1974 evinrude 25 hp outboard. i was out on the bay on the weekend and it start jumping out of gear, it gradually got worst and we had to get
If the VRO fails it can be fatal for the motor. It`s your call if you want to install a standard fuel pump and go premix, plug the oil side of the VRO