How to Install Alpha 1 Gimbal Bearings?

Answer The diagnosis of a bad gimbal bearing on a Mercruiser Alpha 1, or just about any other out drive, is easy. When the operator turns the wheel in either direction, a bad gimbal bearing makes a distin... Read More »

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How to Install a Gimbal Bearing?

Greasing the Gimbal bearing every year is part of properly maintaining a boat. Failure to grease the bearing may result in damage to the out drive. Greasing the Gimbal bearing on some older boats r... Read More »

How to Install a MerCruiser Outdrive Gimbal Bearing?

A worn-out gimbal bearing is easy to detect. It will make a growling noise when the outdrive turns either way while the boat is underway. In order to install a new MerCruiser outdrive gimbal bearin... Read More »

How to Install Main Bearings and Rod Bearings in a 350 Chevy?

The Chevrolet 350 engine uses a crankshaft located in the bottom of the engine to move power from the pistons to the transmission and the drive wheels. The crankshaft has round portions that are on... Read More »

How to Install Dec's Tru64 Unix Within Personal Alpha?

This guide details how to install the arcane and ancient OS Tru64 UNIX (v 4.1A) within an ALPHA emulator (PersonalAlpha).