STEERING ARM BOLT HOLE

         
Number 000084T   MIC:
Company: MERCURY MARINE   Company Official: DRG
Model Name: MERCURY/MARINER O/B   Model Year: 1999-00
Problem 1: STEERING ARM BOLT HOLE      
Problem 2:      
HIN   Case Open Date: 5/19/2000
Disposition: CLOSED   Case Close Date: 5/11/2006
Units 11283   Campaign Open Date 5/19/2000
Boat Type 31   Campaign Close Date 5/11/2006
Severity: H   Last Date: 5/10/2006
Comments:  
1999 225/250 CARB/EFI &1999 200/225 OPTIMAX XL CXL XXL & CXXL S/N OG870076 - OG960499. 2000 135 - 250 CARB/EFI 2000 115 - 225 OPTIMAX XL CXL XXL & CXXL S/N OG960500 - OT103032. STEERING ARM TOP BOLT HOLE MAY BE DRILLED AT AN ANGLE PUTTING EXCESS STRESS ON BOLT. REPLACING BOLT WITH ONE OF HIGHER STRENGTH. 000725 CUR 1 RCVD. 001023 CUR 2 RCVD. 010110 CUR 3 RCVD. 010420 CUR 4 RCVD. 010723 CUR 5 RCVD. 011210 CUR 6 RCVD. 020308 CUR 7 RCVD. 020425 CUR 8 RCVD. 020716 CUR 9 RCVD. 021021 CUR 10 RCVD. 030129 CUR 11 RCVD. 030416 CUR 12 RCVD. 030722 CUR 13 RCVD. 031031 CUR 14 RCVD. 040203 CUR 15 RCVD. 040413 CUR 16 RCVD. 040803 CUR 17 RCVD. 041020 CUR 18 RCVD. 050505 CUR 20 RCVD; 2985 UNITS CORRECTED. 072705 CUR 21 RCVD - 2996 UNITS CORRECTED. 103105 CUR 22 RCVD - 3007 CORRECTED. 011706 CUR 23 RCVD - 3010 CORRECTED. 051006 CUR 24 RCVD - 3011 CORRECTED.