How to Remove a Prop in a MerCruiser?

Answer The prop on a MerCruiser is held to the lower unit with a nut and a lock washer. You may need to remove the prop, which you do with a propeller wrench, for any of several reasons. Many people remov... Read More »

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How to Remove a Prop Shaft Universal Coupling on a Ford F150?

The prop shaft on a Ford F-150 refers to the front drive shaft, which connects the transfer case to the front pinion flange. This prop shaft has universal joints on both sides, which allow the prop... Read More »

How to Remove the MerCruiser Alpha Drive?

Removing a MerCruiser Alpha drive from your boat should be done with the boat on the trailer and out of the water. The Alpha One motor uses a sterndrive, which is the external part of the engine th... Read More »

How to Remove Your Mercruiser Alpha One Sterndrive?

Removing your drive is not as hard as you might think. The sterndrive should be removed for service every season.

How Do I Remove the Lower Drive Unit in an Alpha One Gen II MerCruiser?

The lower drive unit on your MerCruiser Alpha One Gen II out-drive can be removed for maintenance and to replace any parts inside the unit to help ensure a long lasting out-drive. The impeller is l... Read More »