Re: salt water leak into my engine room???
Originally Posted by YPSILANTI
Greetings. My catamaran
has accumulated water
into the little compartment at the extreme aft of my engine
room. It accumulates below the steering quadrant at the base of the upright steering shaft. It is salty. Any ideas where this could come from?
Check the packing gland
at the shaft exit from the shaft gallery/tube. At the least it may need be tightened a bit.
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