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  1. #1
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    Jun 2009
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    Default "I have a 2008 yam 70 hp 2 str

    "I have a 2008 yam 70 hp 2 stroke with under 40 hrs. just began to notice oil leaking from the lower unit out of the prop, can anyone tell me why this is"

  2. #2
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    Greenville, South Carolina, USA
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    Default the exhaust goes out through t

    the exhaust goes out through the prop so you may see some black oiliness there but if the oil is clean and clear it may be a lower unit seal leaking. remove your prop and drain and refill your lower unit with fresh oil. that way you can see if water is leaking into or out of that seal. good luck!

  3. #3
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    Victoria, B.C., Canada
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    Default "a small amount is nothing to

    "a small amount is nothing to worry about, as Robert says just exhaust residue"

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