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Old 10-09-2017, 11:10 AM
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Default '03 225 Not holding trim position

My BF225 is not holding Trim.

I had the trim assembly replaced 2 - 3 years ago.

This past week I started noticing that after I trimmed the engine up while running it was moving back down.

could this be a fluid level - btw....what type of fluid to add if its low and what is the best way to add trim fluid ? I looking at a problem with seals and a rebuild or replace again ?

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Old 10-09-2017, 12:30 PM
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Note: I am going to head over to the marina and check the tightness of the manual release valve / screw for the tilt/trim.
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Old 10-12-2017, 04:47 PM
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Might check the manual release and fluid level with motor tilted up all the way. If oil is foamy then may need to bleed air out of hydraulic system.
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