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Old 12-12-2002
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how much play in cables. for stearing

You should also check the keys in the wheel, sprocket and steer quadrent for slop or wear.. My 35 year old boat has NO play in the steering. If I overtighten the cables there is a noticable increase in steering resistance.
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