Recoil spring

Discussion in 'Boat Repair Help' started by fat_fish55, May 21, 2006.

  1. fat_fish55

    fat_fish55 New Member

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    is there any way to temporarily fix a recoil spring it broke off a couple inches from the end where it bends in and hooks to the thing that spins
    gonna go to aqua tech tomaro but they might have to order since its an 1961 motor and need it this weekend if at all possible
     
  2. Bubbakat

    Bubbakat New Member

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    I have cut them off and put them back together. If you don't have the Manuel with the exact instructions on the proper procedure then I would not chance it. Those things can get nasty real quick.
    I have known of them taking an eye out real quick.