steering cable for OMC trolling motor steering cable for OMC trolling motor
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    steering cable for OMC trolling motor
from David (  
7/10/2001 8:29:00 PM


 Ok guy, here's the deal, broke the steering cable on my trolling motor this morning. Nobody around has one, does anyone know where I might find one?? 12/24 volt OMC, foot control. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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   What... from John  7/10/2001 8:34:00 PM the model number of the unit? (I'm assuming it's the old style OMC & not the new Evinrude/MinnKota). Is it the 5 foot or 8 foot cable?


   John from David (  7/10/2001 8:47:00 PM
 Mod. # BF4k, 5 ft. cable, any help would be great.

   Troll cable from Dave roden (  7/10/2001 9:14:00 PM
 Try Travis marine next to tims ford state park they have a trolling motor repair dept and if they don't have it they can get it by the next day,They are one of the areas largest dealers in boats and motors.

   Depending on where it broke from Nightmare  7/10/2001 11:09:00 PM
 you can have it welded back together. I had mine break under the pedal where the threaded portion ended and slick portion started while on a trip The part was unavailable so I found a welding shop. The guy had a challenge as he couldn't find a perfect match to the stainless alloy of the cable but he did get it back together and I was back in business. the guy only charged me $5 for the fix but I felt guilty about the amount of time he had put into it trying to get the best match of material. I gave him $20 cause he sure could have been getting more business done and he made time for me when I walked in (one man shop).

I bought a new cable when I got home. Price was about $65 at that time. I kept the other one for a spare and it roosts in the rod locker.

   cable from anthony (  7/11/2001 7:51:00 AM
 I have two in stock.The price is $50 plus freight.Give me a call

   Try these part sources from BobU (  7/11/2001 8:37:00 AM

   Sounds like... from John  7/11/2001 9:40:00 AM
 You've got some leads in above posts. Part #'s 432936 or 397451 should work for you.


   cable from Trolling Motors Unltd  7/11/2001 2:41:00 PM
 If it is the type that has adjusting nut on outside of pedal and unit is not that old we have it in stock. 504-277-9595 Ben



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