Mercruiser Sterndrives are a brand leader and use Quicksilver genuine parts for servicing. Quicksilver oils and lubricants should always be used in any Mercruiser sterndrives. Quicksilver oils are formulated to perform and protect your inboard and non-OEM oil should never be used. We have seen too many engines and drives fail because the wrong oils were used.
Sterndrive bellows should be checked every year and changed every two years, together with the gear change cable bellow on an Alpha One Gen 2 sterndrive. Gearbox oil must be changed every autumn to prevent water ingress in the gearbox.
Mercruiser trim sender kit comprising of a trim gauge sender and a trim limit switch. The Mercruiser trim gauge must be replaced as a pair to ensure watertight integrity.
The kit contains the shift cable, bellow, bellow clip, wrapping, insert, slide, guide, set screws, anchor, mounting gasket set and a hose clamp.