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Old 08-27-2013
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Re: Replacing engine mounts

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Originally Posted by eherlihy View Post
WARNING!: REPLACE THE SET SCREWS ON YOUR PSS SHAFT SEAL ROTOR!! Do not re-use the set screws.

The set screws are meant to be used only once. If you re-use the same screws, the rotor will loosen, and your bilge pump will likely get a workout.
Thanks for the warning. Well taken. I used new set screws. But I do not trust them anyway. Therefore I secure the rotor additionally with a Two-Piece Clamp-On Shaft Collar placed directly against the rotor.
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