1. Welcome to Jetboaters.net!

    We are delighted you have found your way to the best Jet Boaters Forum on the internet! Please consider Signing Up so that you can enjoy all the features and offers on the forum. We have members with boats from all the major manufacturers including Yamaha, Seadoo, Scarab and Chaparral. We don't email you SPAM, and the site is totally non-commercial. So what's to lose? IT IS FREE!

    Membership allows you to ask questions (no matter how mundane), meet up with other jet boaters, see full images (not just thumbnails), browse the member map and qualifies you for members only discounts offered by vendors who run specials for our members only! (It also gets rid of this banner!)

    free hit counter

How do I replace a broken steering cable?

Check out these links to a threads that explains how to tackle this:

http://jetboaters.net/threads/replacing-steering-cables.1530/

http://jetboaters.net/threads/so-i-broke-a-steering-cable.5946/

This also includes a step by step and link to a YJB thread for RailMonkey's instructions https://jetboaters.net/threads/repl...008-yamaha-sx-230-jet-boat.10437/#post-178950

This one also covers cone bearing replacement:
https://jetboaters.net/threads/diy-steering-cable-replacement-pump-pulls-cone-lube-check.8059/


Can also be helpful to look at the reverse gate cable thread for tips too.

And if your steering cable doesn't come out easily...check out this thread for @4x15mph 's challenge getting his out:

http://jetboaters.net/threads/removing-3m-5200-and-my-steering-cable.7128

And here is a thread that discusses the part numbers for cables:

https://jetboaters.net/threads/seastar-teleflex-steering-systems-and-cables.10706/
Category:
Maintenance-replacing broken/damaged parts
Published:
Jun 1, 2015
Page Views:
2607
FAQ Manager ©2017 Iversia from RPGfix.