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Old 02-20-2019, 07:38 AM  
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Originally Posted by BruceK View Post
I recently inspected a different brand of boat with the same engine, generally highly regarded, where the raw water injection location into the exhaust had allowed water to stand and corrode out the turbo requiring replacement and exhaust modification.
That failure was a function of the installer/ boat builder. The stock exhaust elbow swivels on the turbo (as many manufacturers do). It's the responsibility of the boat manufacturer to make sure the swiveled angle doesn't exceed the limit for proper water drainage through the exhaust elbow.

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