Bayside's Big Five

How to avoid trouble on your first boating day of the year

Check the "Big Five"

Make a Service Appointment

Battery, Fuel & Filters, Lubrication, Cooling Systems, Bilge Pump

This is gearcase oil with water

Crankcase oil with water mixed in (broken block)

Fuel with water, you can see the separation of water and gas

Water Pump impeller hub, all blades sheared off

 Water Pump Impeller

Impeller blades broken off due to running the engine without water

Water pump housing

Impeller blades broken off and stuck in the pump body

Transom Plate

This one had water leaking inside the boat


Water leaked inside the bellows, the bearing is seized on the u-joint input shaft


Water damaged

Gimble Bearing

Water damaged

Exhaust Manifold

Thermostat Housing