Originally Posted by kapnd
Understand your situation, that's why I work for myself!
I spend most of my boating time in the DEEP blue, no seatow, no anybody to yell for, unless its the EPIRB, wouldn't want to go there...
Again.... my point was was not about proper maintenance....it was that your burnt exhaust hose is usually right near the elbo, not the entire run and it probably won't sink you unless ....
......it falls off at the transom end or you don't notice your boat becoming sluggish from the water being pumped into the bilge or the most unbelievable....you dont notice the exhaust smell in the boat..
Just trying to let people know not every little issue on a boat is a lie and death problem unless you really don't pay attention while cruising.