Milky oil coming out of prop

milky oil coming out of prop Likely what is coming out of the breather from the vacuum canister will not stop if it is a older canister, Here is the next installment in the milky oil saga: Water in the drive lube has a milky appearance. and what came out wasn't much over that. The temp gauges never showed that it was overheating and the truck was running fine. A two stroke engine does not have an oil sump or reservoir in the engine. Also all i have done to the bike is put a new It looks like something (oil?) had been dripping out of the overflow tube (about 1/2 inch tube) that runs from the top of the engine, down the down tube, and ends right in front of the left foot peg. There may be an under-cowling oil tank which is not part of the engine. And out When you have verified the leak is coming from the gearcase the spanner You take the cap off of your valve cover to top off your oil or fill the crank case after an oil change and discover to your horror that there is some sort of white milky or creamy stuff coating the underside of the oil cap and down into the filler hole. The milky fluid does not affect the quality of the engine oil and therefore the engine performance is not affected either. Milky oil = water in the oil, most likely due to bad seals, and should be replaced. Im thinking the problem is The Church is an Australian psychedelic rock band formed in Sydney in 1980. Mazda has verified that the amount of moisture in the oil is within the acceptable standard for motor oils commonly found in the market. Question for you outboard folks. If white smoke is coming out from the exhaust pipe, you have to check the engine to determine the cause. Check the dipstick to see if there is any oil in the crankcase (and there probably is) drain all oil out of the engine and flush it out with diesel fuel and pickle, if you dont have time to do this in the near (ASAP) future at least pickle the entire engine in diesel. Also, if there are any tips to pass along I would appreciate it. When the gearbox oil on an outboard either leaks out entirely or gets emulsified, it is generally because on or more of the oil seals have failed. Of course every shop in town is 2-3 weeks out this time of year. With that said- it might take numerous oil changes to get all that sludge out of the engine. Make sure the drive is in the full DOWN trim position. wouldn't 12 psi be enough pressure to show leak in gearcase seals? MMI GRADUATE doing this 6 years never seen this before. Running the engine on the lake at a high power setting for 20 minutes turned the oil a milky color and added about a quart or better of water to the oil pan. If it is milky white you likely have a bad seal. Outboard prop shaft seal replacement My oil was fine all summer and about 2 months ago I towed a capsized boat to shore this was really hard and my boat was quite weighted in the stern. It looks like a white milky substances coming out of the exhaust. 0L automatic, 62000 miles. Aerated oil will have the butterscotch look to it. It does not overheat, and has heat in the car. Because of Kern County’s oil and now they want to blow P13 up and tax the bejeebers out of us for prop tax Gear Lube leaking from Prop I have a slow oil drip coming from the come out. Initially associated with new wave, neo-psychedelia and indie rock, their music later came to feature slower tempos and surreal soundscapes reminiscent of dream pop and post-rock. Replace any damaged drain plugs. As mentioned, oil should be pumped in from the bottom hole and with the top plug removed. Find out where the oil is coming from. No oil It only has one hose coming out of the When our oil is milky, it usually means there is air entrainment or water in the oil. is oil injected all the oil isn't burnt completely and will come out throught the prop opening because that is where the motors exhaust is. In this ca Trying to go boating with my family today and while removeing the cover i found small puddle of gear lube under the lower unit coming from small hole RE: milky goo coming out of prop? Zam, What did they do this winter to correct the milky fluid? If they replaced the seals on it, most likely they needed to remove the shift rod from the lower unit. This is how the exhaust smoke ends up turning white. Have lots of good rags. There is no oil coming from where the upper and lower outdrive cases meet. I pulled the cover and the oil was leaking out of the sealing >ring between the gear housing and the eccentric piston (little thing that >the shifter rod attaches to). no spark coming out of eighther coil there is milky oil coming out a small hole in the lower unit the motor hasnt be used in a couple years other than on - boating question 1 Get Water Out of a Lawnmower; Oil that is a whitish milky color is contaminated with water, while oil that is a greenish milky color contains antifreeze. I do alot of short drives, basically back and forth to work is all I do which is about 28 miles a day, 14 each way. Oil furnace troubleshoot, no oil to burner. If noticing milky looking oil on the dipstick, then the first thing to check is the engine’ Ok. The car is litterally pushing this yellow shit through the filter and dripping onto the car. When I checked the torque on the two outside head bolts they were definitly looser than they should have been. With the oil coming out the dipstick is it making oil like fuel in the oil or is it blowby. 1996 Mercury Mystique 2. Oil dripping from prop. Blew a seal 2007 kx450on first start up and warm up I get a small amount of milky white substance coming out of the oil breather tube for about 5 min. When I shut it off I noticed coolant coming from the head gasket and oil coming from the cylinder gasket. I have a 40 hp Honda outboard. which might have a milky hue if the seal has been leaking for any period If the oil is kind of 'milky" looking there Oil when changed out has the gunk you are seeing under the oil cap. Id give it an oil change and a new oil filter and then see how it goes. If it has a "milky" look, I was just very surprised to see so much oil coming out of the exhaust. I pull the dipstick on my engine and oil comes out. Regardless, when you see a milky white color, it means the oil is degraded so just go to your mechanic and get a new oil change. It looks like blow by to me, but not too much that i would worry about. motor oil would be blacker and would be normal as a little could easily blow by and end up in exhaust. Likely what is coming out of the breather from the vacuum canister will not stop if it is a older canister, Here is the next installment in the milky oil saga: Just purchased a 550, started great, sounds perfect. g. Re: Oil coming out the crankcase tube Reply #13 Feb 7, 2006 11:56 am One other thing to mention is since the engine is new you will have more blowby for awhile untill the engine gets broke in. Today I opened my oil fill cap while my truck was running to find a milky substance on it and then noticed lots of steam coming out of the oil fill. milky looking oil blowing out. the milky oil is a result of your not running the machine long enough when you do run it. I have oil leaking from the propeller from 25HP Mercury engine, Oil is coming out the prop. Black oil is most likely coming from an internal leak in the motor that is getting into the exhaust side of the motor. Checked the oil and it was the color it should be. This fixed the oil blowing out of the breather problem. took 3 changes to get it clean again. Lower unit oil smells rotten and is generally thick has a distinct Smell. I'm confident the dealer will take care of the issue when I email him tomorrow. Oil stayed fine all summer right up unitl I pulled it out of the water this weekend (with crane onto a craddle). Should be clean oil, If milky there is water mixed with the oil It runs perfectly ( with no load just on the stand) but when i stopped it the first time there was a bit of a Milky/ Cream slime come out of the Propeller ( say a tea spoon) that came out of the exhaust. That’s where I come in with the oil leaks. 9 hp 4 stroke merc leaking oil through prop Gas will flow into oil. The milky or cloudy look of your hot water, coming from a domestic hot water system is not a problem, it is not harmful and has no health concerns, but it might worry some. I haven't checked the inside bolts yet because I have to pull the cams off to do so. Then my heart sank, all that was coming out was chocolate milk. How To Inspect Your Boat’s Propeller. Are there any common problems to keep an eye out for? This is an 82' 25in shaft. If there is a lot of leaked oil in it, it means the piston oil rings are worn and are allowing oil to enter the combustion chamber. While you are at it, this is a good time to replace the impeller, too. Given that info- if the unit's last life was subject to multiple cold starts throughout it's day that would certainly account for the milky engine oil. In looking at various boat threads your issue (milky water-oil coming out of top of engine) When you get home unscrew the plug at the bottom of the lower unit and let a bit of oil out, and see how it looks. Often you will see water comming out of the cylinder that is effected. im not aware or any oil that supposed to look milky. Used a Gallon of 10-30 wt. i've changed out my prop many and makes sure nothing is coming Heres whats goin on First when i drained the old gear oil it was milky in If the lube looks like oil, not milky you Went in for breakfast and another guy coming off the lake said he was getting a lot Oil leaking out of the prop Bad Prop Seal or Exhaust Buildup? Please help unburned fuel/oil through the prop and out I also noticed this same substance coming from a port Re: Milky oil in lower unit. Thank you for your If oil can come out, water can get Lower Unit Oil Leak Milky Oil. There is this milky gray oily gunk coming out of the exhaust (upper port & prop exhaust) What's wrong and how do I fix it? Ford F-150 - 1997-2003 :: Milky Substance On Oil Fill Cap / Steam Coming Out. milky oil I ran my Nissan 18 hp 2-stroke kicker for a couple of hours while trolling. Let it sit for a day or two. Q: My 2006 HHR just had an oil change. If there’s any metal there you’ve got problems. So I changed my lower unit oil today. After 16 years of owning my own boats I finally have found the dreaded milky oil in my Spinnerbait in basses mouth will it come out In-Depth Outdoors TV I think my outboard is leaking gear oil out of the Mercury 9. You need a puller to pull that carrier out of the lower gear case. Troubleshooting milky hot water problem. When ordering, what do I look for name wise? Will probably get them from Ebay. Well my trip to the lake is called off. there is milky oil coming out a small hole in the lower unit the motor hasnt be used in a couple years other than on - boating question Register Log In BritBike Forum Forums Triumph Bulletin Board Oil leaking from breather tube: Is it possible that oil is coming out of your tank breather ? I have '99 Bravo 3 stern drive with over 550 hours on it. . The water is heavier than the gear oil and if it's sitting it may drop to the bottom. Let the remnant oil drain out, then inspect the folds of the filter element. If noticing milky looking oil on the dipstick, then the first thing to check is the engine’ If you drain the oil first after it's been sitting often you will find the first bit of it that comes out is milky, the rest may look normal. Many women experience white creamy or milky discharge before their period. It is basically just unburned gas/oil mix that collects in your exhaust port while running, when stored will end up dripping out your exhaust. Have watched a few YouTube videos and think that I can do it. If water were coming in the the prop shaft seals you would know it by the fact that gear oil would be seeping out while sitting in your driveway,in other words I would think it would be pretty obvious. Leaking prop shaft seal Walleye Boats and Motors or oil can come out it is likely that you will either drain out some water, or the oil will be milky colored. Second thing I noticed it is consistency,im Not sure if this is what's considered "milky" but I'll let the pics do the talking. If you see a small, thin streak of milky-colored oil coming from the bottom of the lower unit of the motor, you must replace the prop shaft seals. I put on baffles and new breather and PCv. Lower end oil has the familiar smell of gear oil unless it's synthetic oil. When I went to check today, there was a lot less under the oil cap but still a decent amount and a dot of it on my dipstick. Re: puddle of oil from the exhaust - both my '96 SPXs Probably the rotery valve crank seals are leaking. First thing is I don't believe there was as much gear oil as there should have been. Sure enough about 4 hours after the oil change and running and skiing behind the boat the milky oil started to return. Water in the drive lube will ruin your drive. 1997 Johnson 175 by BobP » Nov Tue 16, 2010 5:48 pm Rod, time to take it in, the prop shaft seal, drive shaft seal, and gear shift rod seal need to be done if original. Looks like engine oil coming out the exhaust. If it's a slow leak you can likely get by without too much worry given they have been sitting up for a while. 1 Get Water Out of a Lawnmower; Oil that is a whitish milky color is contaminated with water, while oil that is a greenish milky color contains antifreeze. Transmission fluid is milky Index; Recent Topics; Search; get all the contaminated fluid out of the What does the fluid in your radiator and your oil pan look Checking it shortly after a hard run can be misleading. It looks like my lower unit is maybe fixable, if not i found a refurbished replacement. What you are looking for is the color of the oil. Oil and water don't mix, or at least not with good results. I too much prop pitch), or could be it would be milky I have a 1979 Evinrude V4 115 horse and I drained the lower unit oil this weekend and noticed it looked like vanilla shake coming out. So I panicked and did some research then I found out to check the oil filler cap and indeed It was covered with white sludge inside. i've no idea. the diesel will displace the water from the bearings and all other moving parts, spray valvetrain with diesel in a squirt bottle and pull spark plugs and fill the cylinders with diesel as well. Decided to hook up the speedo tube and today I test the boat in the driveway for 10-15 min (mostly idling, a couple rev's in neutral, and low RPM shifting to check F and R) and all is good except 2 or so hours later I look at the prop and there is milky oil coming out and also dripping milky oil from the front of the prop. Use factory lube. Milky oil on the dipstick can indicate an engine problem. It's coming out from around the prop where it fits into the If it looks milky its because water is in it. Should be clean oil, If milky there is water mixed with the oil Tough call. Check the combustion chamber of the engine. It is not milky have checked the seal this appears 15 HP H. Hanks recounted several stories of engines overheating at higher revolutions per minute, and mechanics quick to change the impeller, when in reality the problem was a simple water restriction. What causes my oil in my lawn mower engine to turn milky What causes oil to come out of your t it it burns the oil out. Options. -- To remove the prop shaft oil seals Milky looking stuff on oil dipstick Now which will show up as a lot of exessive mositure in the exaust coming out of the tailpipe, What is this odorless milky white discharge coming out of my vagina? Dr. Ran the engines 20 minutes to warm things up and pulled out the milk shake oil. The operator should replace the seal and flush the oil to resolve the problem. because this can throw a prop out of balance. Also the lower end oil would not be black if clean and with water it would be somewhat white. I believe i have blown a head gasket. I do a 5. This is usually a cause of a very big leak, since oil is under pressure when coming out of the old cracked seals. yes milky white is water and oil mixture. But come to find out my lower unit seals were fine. What was leaking was unburnt oil coming down the exhaust. 9 2 stroke leaking gear oil (kinda milky) and added some clean oil and ran it today for a ijust noticed i have milky oil in out drive. Checked fluid level tonight. JeepForum. If it is a 2-stroke engine, 2-cycle engine oil is added to the gasoline. is it possibal that water could get in through ginbal housing . Really just a 1 1/4 inch diameter pipe six inch long with an endcap on each end. I refilled the lower unit with new oil and let the motor sit down for a few days and i am still loosing black oil out the prop Black oil is most likely coming So I took off the prop and saw what looked like milky oil (like blown head gasket on a vehicle) in the housing. If there is no spout, then the engine is 2-stroke and 2-cycle oil must be added to the gasoline. If it's milky stuff it would normally be an oil/water mix, generally from the cooling system water. 5 qt fill up when I changed oil. Typically they should be a light brown . you can do a pre mix ,just the oil lines need to be filled with oil and looped together. Is white creamy or milky discharge before period normal? Yes. Started the boat a few weeks ago and checked the oil and all was fine. Where exactly it's coming out is another matter as is why it's managing to happen. i have ran boat several times this year an have had no problems but this past weekend when i was going over boat i noticed oil coming out of small weep hole on lower unit. This can be caused by several things. Keep good records, and note if things are prematurely failing. To tell if your engine is 2-stroke or 4-stro … ke, look for a spout where oil is poured into the engine. Also attempt to read the spark plugs. seems to be where the prop shaft joins the cylindrical thing at the leave it with me and will dig out the details for u Oil when changed out has been gunk free. Milky Way plastic molds are our most popular line of soap making molds. Water Not Coming Out of Overboard Water Indicator Hole : Don't panic, but VERY SOON after firing it up, if your motor is 1977 or later and you get no water spraying out the "overboard water indicator " (tell tail hole or pee hole to most boaters), get a small single strand wire and poke it in from the outside of this hole while the motor is running. It's a 50 go Johnson 2 stroke 90's model. Anchors | Sail Drives | Epoxy Work | AIS I went outside and checked it today and saw gear oil was leaking out the Does anyone have any thoughts where the oil leak is coming from?? I took the prop off MG Midget and Sprite Technical Oil Leak But as Prop says, a little oil goes a long way and so what looks I had a problem with oil coming out of the gearbox I've got a small oil leak at the top of my prop governor ('78 J - IO360-A3B6D). Did you change anything else? like remove a pcv valve that used to go to the carb or air filter? It could also be condensation burning out of the oil, assuming the truck hasn't gotten up to a good temp in the last few trips or days. When I drained it, there wasn't a huge amount of "oil" that came out. Next morning when I started it up there were lots of blobs of milky oil that came out and floated on the surface. Check out our line of plastic This product is not on the CA Prop 65 list of toxic checked inside the oil filler area and theres this milky white oil assuming its coming I'm thinking now I'll clean out the water, replace the oil Kind of looks like you are going to have to start all over. Customers boat , I replaced leaking propshaft seals month ago, customer returned ,oil was coming out at prop through exhaust. Fluid is clear , not milky and not overfilled. If it is milky, just capture it and let the milky oil sit where the exhaust gases go out. Looked like an upside down J lol. after the large cloud starts Ford F-150 - 1997-2003 :: Milky Substance On Oil Fill Cap / Steam Coming Out. Try taking a sample out and let it I have a 1971 mercury 135hp. If it looks good - Case Closed, it was just fogging oil. Oil leak on front of propshaft. That oil has nothing to do with your gear oil in your lower unit unless it has a crack or the prop seal is gone and then if water was in it it would be a grey milky colour. a local body/paint guy who didn't like the milky water coming out when he work ok to clean the oil out of it but I'm not sure The Milkman E-Liquid - Milky O's CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65 - Warning: please keep out of reach of children and pets. Figured it was from the parts washer as I may not of gotten the cleaner off all the way. So I drained my lower unit of my 45hp 2 stroke1988 Mercury Mariner and milky colored stuff was coming out of the prop when I was running it with the muffs . your oil will -look- fine. did you run out of oil before you filled it? Loosen the 3/8" line coming into the pump. As I was putting the pump back together, I noticed one of the piston return springs in kit 185713GS was broken. Engine oil, coolant and automatic transmission fluid are contained and cooled within the radiator and engine oil coolers. The "sheen" in the oil could be from the metal or from water. it looks like oil and water are mixed in my radiator overflow oil look like,milky?been coming out carmely. :( So what's the story? I'm assuming there are seals around the prop shaft are that leaking any tips on where to start? Theres oil coming out of my prop, where do I start? >and running the engine for a few minutes to flush it out, I noticed a cloudy >tannish colored oil seeping out of the shift mechanism cover at the >upper unit. and then it goes away. I changed the gear oil and ran the motor hard and loud in a pail of water and with the ears and hose hook up. I noticed that the oil coming out was a tad milky. If the temperature is coming up as White milky stuff leaking out of my prop Fishing Discussion (and you said the oil was not milky when drained) : it is residue oil coming out through the exhaust. It seems like after 2 qts burn off it doesn't do it as bad bid either way i know it's not good. Heidi Fowler Dr. I noticed milky goo coming out of my prop when I started my outboard. What the crap. Hey guys, I’ve got smoke coming out of my oil dipstick tube. I went to change the oil on Sunday. Fowler Possible Reasons: When pregnant, vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. I noticed yesterday that white milky oil was seeping out around the prop. If there is water in it, it will separate from the oil and settle to the bottom. It feels to thick to be fuel/oil mixture, more like gear oil. Dealing with Water in Hydraulic Oil discussion in the The water will usually come out around the lose then run the system and check for the milky oil New to you so changing the oil will be peace of mind, & it looks like a good idea with the milky color (not bad, will work but in cold weather it'll be hard on the pump) Dump a can of heat in there & run it pushing the ram in & out a bit before changing, should pick up any water & keep it suspended in the oil for draining. If the oil is clean or milky amber color sure and it not coming from the prop shaft I climbed in the boat, raised the prop and it leveled out. I changed the oil and warmed it up. BUT, a lots of tiny bubbles in the radiator, milky oil in the transmission and milky oil coming out of the starter. So today I went and really rode hard on it and after a good 5-10 minutes of really getting on it I noticed oil had came out of the smaller single overflow hose out of the case and got all over the engine. Troubleshooting tips: Water in lower unit, Evinrude gear case oil leak, Johnson outboard lower unit, Evinrude gear case rebuild, Johnson outboard gearcase, Evinrude gearcase lube, Johnson lower end rebuild, Evinrude lower unit parts, Johnson outboard propeller seal, Evinrude lower unit diagram, Johnson lower unit seal, Evinrude lower unit, rebuilt Johnson gearcase. Nor would a oil pan chage make a difference. Trolled my 8 merc for 6 hours friday. Well, I have my first real problem with the boat. A few ways you can check for a blown head gasket are to look in the radiator. So they told me to run it and keep an eye on the oil. I have milky oil in my port sail drive. The backhoe has it's own pump on the pto. Nothing. According to The Palo Alto Medical Foundation, before ovulation your body produces a lot of cervical mucus. Nearly 7 years after it was first implemented, the Volcker Rule - which sought to put an end to prop trading by FDIC-insured banks (i. I thought the the PCv was sucking oil because I didn't have baffled valve covers. The oil is frothy and milky. The outer prop shaft seal is leaking drive oil and must be replaced. Blew a seal It's coming out from around the prop where it fits into the If it looks milky its because water is in it. I did drain a small amount of oil out of the lower unit and it is slightly milky. When I come to reseal drives like this they get a full strip down to the last nut and bolt, along with separation of all three main castings, a wash out, rebuild with new seals and o rings, and if req new bearings and a shimm up, anything less is a pointless exercise. The consequences were swift in coming: 1. I checked my oil the next day and it was milky. Im thinking the problem is i have a 84 115 hp johnson v4 and i am getting milky gear oil coming out around the prop well between the prop and case. Anyone ever changed the seal behind the prop and if so, any advice? When I do my servicing the oil is clean in that there is no milky Mercury OptiMax engines to produce an oil coming out of the exhaust holes in the prop Pull your spark plugs out and disconnect your coil, and have someone turn the motor over while you watch to see if any water is exiting the cylinders. The oil is on the starboard side of the skeg, running down and dripping. :( So what's the story? I'm assuming there are seals around the prop shaft are that leaking any tips on where to start? What if your lower unit oil is milky? in gear oil from the low whl eontill it starts coming out the down the exhaust and out the water drain holes or prop. What is the purpose of this tube. Thanks everyone for the input. If oil comes out, There is an inspection hole on right side of engine that you can see the flywheel through, when I just started up tractor after sitting a year, milky oil comes out of this hole while running. If you want to avoid the shop and feel up to doing this yourself, download the lower unit diagrams and get familiar with the "landscape", make sure you have the proper tools or can borrow them, purchase the replacement seals, impeller, etc. Gear Lube leaking from Prop I have a slow oil drip coming from the come out. Because of engine vibrations and the constant expanding and contracting due to heat gaskets, seals and coolers can leak causing the coolant and oil to mix together which will cause the engine to overheat. oil through reservoir to clean out milky fluid. So yesterday I went to check my oil, and I noticed a bunch of white milky creamy **** under my oil cap AND there was a small amount on the tip of my dipstick. This could be leaking oil. The lower unit gear case has an oil reservoir which could leak. Re: puddle of oil from the exhaust - both my '96 SPXs Originally Posted by ghostrider117 i call bs. You can get the oil analysed at any oil company, but that won’t show up heavy solids, only tiny metal particles measured in parts per million. i have been searching the forums for info on rebuilding the lower unit but have been unsuccessful. Not knowing what had caused pressurized pump water to enter the crankcase, I replaced the 498983 engine sump and 692232 crankcase gasket. Checked that vent that 284 International put that link up and yes it was under the seat. - I noticed milky goo coming out of my prop when I started my outboard. i also bought a pvc breather filter and slapped it on the hose that was putting it all through my intake. I have a 1971 mercury 135hp. However, if you see this "milky substance" on the oil dipstick, and the oil looks gray or frothy, it's time to investigate the possibility of a blown head gasket. If the engine is 4-stroke, regular 30W motor oil is used. Re: Milky/cloudy Finish With Clear Coat thanks for the reply Derek1157! Even though yes, it is too late for this particular project it is very helpful for my or others future projects Thanks for the info. Good luck. Anyway, there is no oil coming from any of the 3 fill holes (this is an 1987 198XL with an OMC Cobra single 3 blade prop). Outboard engine lower unit leaks often result from a broken propeller seal. Running the car with a degraded oil can result in severe wear that can damage your piston rings and main bearings. Outboard prop shaft seal replacement If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. The oil was milky white! Having read articles on oil analysis milky white engine oil= coolant into the oil. time on it and to help burn out accumulated oil and soot that Noticed today that I have some oil leaking from behind my prop. com > Models > Jeep Grand Cherokee & Commander Forums > ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum > Milky gear oil the oil the old stuff came out a coming from the Transmission fluid is milky Index; Recent Topics; Search; get all the contaminated fluid out of the What does the fluid in your radiator and your oil pan look Changed the oil and noticed it was milky grey like. com > Models > Jeep Grand Cherokee & Commander Forums > ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum > Milky gear oil the oil the old stuff came out a coming from the Using synthetic motor oil does not make the oil milky. i have a book for the motor but was wanting to know how hard the rebuild is and if it is something i can do my self or if i What is this oily sludge beneath my prop? Could you tell me where you think this oil is coming from, and eventually will wash off and drain out. Oil coming out of prop area, is this normal? Hi everyone, I have a 1987 2 stroke mercury outboard serial # OB111664. If the lower unit oil comes out milky they follow the advice of what others have said. Followers 0. The lake I boat on has a no wake rule there for I am not even revving up the motor high enough to burn the gas oil mixture. , those who are funded with deposits among other sources of capital) - is about to be phased out, and prop trading is about to become one of the most desired jobs So yesterday I went to check my oil, and I noticed a bunch of white milky creamy **** under my oil cap AND there was a be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking Air compressor clean out. the drive must be pressure tested and then vacuum tested there are double seal s back to back and out put and input shaft also the oil fill screws must have a good o-ring to keep out water. I changed the oil about 5 myths ago. After driving the car for the day, I checked the oil and saw that it looked milky,and white smoke was puffing out of dipstick tube. So next they ran is at the shop for 30 minutes. 9. Obviously water has gotten in there somehow. Previous owner oil the cylinders down for storage? If it was leg oil leaking you would smell it as it is gear oil plus it gets milky color when water gets into the lower leg. Water in the oil causes a lot of heat buildup. Re: 4. It's coming from what I believe to be a pressure-relief adjustment screw/bolt. Need advice, Has any one experienced oil leaking out of the input shaft on a bravo3, and going into the bellows, about a teaspoon of drive oil I pulled over, and found oil, coolant and steam coming out of the radiator fill cap. First the oil/fuel mixture is too rich-50:1 is what you want to use (you do not mention what HP it is and if oil injected, then different reasons can also led to excessive oil usage). at least take the prop off and look for the obvious around the prop Well it turns out my problem has nothing to do with wrenching on my prop. A milky or whitish color in the outboard engine lower unit gear oil indicates a water leak, which can lead to engine stalling or failure. so i then checked oil at dipstick an oil is very milky. Heres whats goin on First when i drained the old gear oil it was milky in color with more metal shavings than there should be. when the bike is runing oil spits out of the crankcase breahter hose. I changed the oil last fall and used the boat through december. When you remove the prop you'll see two bolts on the carrier. Honda 50hp Lower Unit failure. not translucent, you have water in the oil. Troubleshooting an Oil Leak in an Exhaust Pipe Troubleshooting an Oil Leak in an Start your car’s engine and check the color of smoke coming out of the car’s Milky oil is a sure sign of water contamination usually due to defective seal(s). Anybody know why i have milky oil coming out of my valve cover breather hose? Its a breather hose right? Why or what is sucking milky oil out of my valve cov Arts & Entertainment If you see a small, thin streak of milky-colored oil coming from the bottom of the lower unit of the motor, you must replace the prop shaft seals. I started the motor for the first time today and ran it while I made adjustments to the idle and shifting rods. 3 LX Water in oil Running the engine with the muffs on did not change the color of the oil. Synthetic motor used in an engine that used conventional motor oil in the past will make the synthetic have a darker appearance earlier into the life of the oil change This occurs because the synthetic motor oil is actually cleaning the interior of the engine via it's different surface tension qualities versus conventional motor oil. Try taking a sample out and let it You should be able to get about three years out of it on average. It is running down from under the lower enclosure and down the midsection. I noticed a burning oil smell after a short (10 mile) drive, and checked the oil when I got home. My only concern is when I took it out of the tank to finish for the day I went back to clean up and found oil leaking out from around the prop milky Oil coming out of the prop rear usually means that the a seal is shot. Search "making oil merc 4 strokes" they were known for fuel getting past the rings into the oil. Another issue is that the prop‑shaft oil seals it may look like you're losing some oil, but it's just air coming out. Not a lot vapor will continuously waft out of the oil fill hole or Checking it shortly after a hard run can be misleading. Just back it out enough until some oil starts to run out. Have a need to keep toping off your Drive Oil Reservoir: The unexplained need to keep topping off your drive oil reservoir bottle, is caused when the oil is overheated to a point were it is expanding and causing more pressure than the drive seals can handle. I'm mainly asking out of curiosity as this involves the water where I work the gases come out of solution and form tiny bubbles, . Went to let some oil out yesterday, showed a little high on the dip stick. and have a go at it. be unburned two stroke oil coming out the exhaust after sitting. The Boating Forum - milky goo coming out of prop? - I noticed milky goo coming out of my prop when I started my outboard. O. I have a condensor tank on my breathing system. The combination of the coolant and engine oil will create a milky appearance in the smoke. If it comes out all milky looking, e. Do some minor driving on teh weekends, on average do about 150 miles of driving a week, all in city stop and go driving for the most part. The gearbox is supposed to hold 750 cc. Hi, three things can cause excessive oil to run down inside the exhaust housing and out the prop if that is what you are seeing. Discussion in 'Custom Models' started by raynestorm, Feb 28, 2010. Bravo One and Two drives have to have the prop removed to access the drain plug. So I took the prop off and saw that there is a bunch of this milky brownish oil inside of the prop oil may be coming from the oil to leak out of Technically it's an as is sale, but I took pictures of everything and even the oil draining out proving that the milky oil was coming from THIS boat. Cloudy/milky hot water. Defoamers allow easier break out of air molecules to the oil surface. If the shaft seal is out will it pump oil up the midsection? I will be taking it apart to inspect in the near future. I wiped it off my dipstick but left the stuff under the cap. I put a firm piece of wire in the vent and a whole bunch of dirt and crap came out. the gear oil of my outboard is a bit milky, where could be the leaks? is it still safe to drive it for 2 stroke. That is why I'm stumped. I do believe it may be a prop shaft seal. If you notice occasional white creamy or milky coconut oil contains I am very concerned I have an milky white discharge coming from out of my vagina So I changed my lower unit oil today. When you remove the bottom plug, water will come out first. Took it out of the water and I had probably 2 tbl spoons of a milky white oil coming from the exhaust and the prop area. No water. Draining tilt,trim,fluid reservoir and to watch for the new fluid to coming out. e. any Condensation and Milky Oil Sign in to follow this . Back the plug out until it becomes loose, but don't let it fall out of the hole. That carrier holds two seals and on the back side there's an o-ring. Steam from oil fill hole, while car is hot A light smoke or steam is coming out the filler cap. One 10 minute ride later. at least take the prop off and look for the obvious around the prop It only has one hose coming out of the When our oil is milky, it usually means there is air entrainment or water in the oil. run it a half hour each month, or an hour every other month even if you are just running up and down the block. your exhaust exits prop a little oil leaking out inside prop not a big deal. Then they took is out to the lake to run it hard for 30 minutes. Something must have popped while i was warming up the engines. It happens when the engine is run and warm up, boiling out the water. Then when the engine cools again it condenses the moisture in the air. The shaft can stay put. You look behind the motor in the water and see this filmy brownish cream shoot out of the prop HELP! Oil coming from Tough call. Find the leak and you absolutely need to change the oil. Milky looking stuff on oil dipstick Now which will show up as a lot of exessive mositure in the exaust coming out of the tailpipe, The head gasket also keeps coolant and oil out of the an oil leak coming from the head gasket, just spill out so my oil is watery not milky please It could be just left over coolant thats been spilt down into the sump of the engine,it goes white and milky when it evaporates out of the oil once the engine's run up to operating temp. Has been around since they came out with the smaller 4 stroke engines. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. I got it out of storage last week Oil leak from prop was trying to flush motor,took screw out right above propeller,put down,noticed oil coming from plug,need Anybody know why i have milky oil coming out of my valve cover breather hose? Its a breather hose right? Why or what is sucking milky oil out of my valve cov Arts & Entertainment If you see a small, thin streak of milky-colored oil coming from the bottom of the lower unit of the motor, you must replace the prop shaft seals. It is very common on a new Etec for some oil to leak out of the engine and come out of the prop hub area. I have no clue what is going on, the outboard has show more I ran the motor at home and noticed the water from the exhaust was oily and smelled like gas. Second, that is one heck of a lot of water coming out of the prop shaft area. There is this milky gray oily gunk coming out of the exhaust (upper port & prop exhaust) What's wrong and how do I fix it? Even if the crack is small, the internal coolant can easily leak out and contaminate the oil of your engine. milky oil coming out of prop