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Cable Buddy Steering Cable Lubrication System

Item # 26063
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Key Features

  • Lubricates and eliminates wear in the inner cable

  • Easy to install

  • Stainless-steel nut with plug and sealing washer


Our Price   $34.99

Availability: In Stock

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davis_instruments Great for inboards, outboards, and I/Os, Cable Buddy lubricates and virtually eliminates wear in the inner cable. Easy to install, this complete system includes stainless-steel nut with plug and sealing washer, oiling tube assembly, and Max-Lube. Shipped ground only.

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Davis InstrumentsCable Buddy Steering Cable Lubrication System
 
3.1

(based on 7 reviews)

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60%

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    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Advanced (3), Recreational (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)

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5.0

Money Well Spent!

By Capt. T

from TN

About Me Advanced

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Engine

      Comments about Davis Instruments Cable Buddy Steering Cable Lubrication System:

      Completely fixed the steering problems on a boat I just bought with a 2010 Suzuki outboard. I bought both this kit and the Lube II nut for the other side of the steering cable tube. The steering is soooo smooth now when before you had to steer with both hands to even try to get the motor to barely turn. Installation was not too hard and only took about an hour to complete. Worth every penny.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Hope this works

      By Fireman48847

      from Central Michigan

      About Me Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Reliable

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Large Boats

        Comments about Davis Instruments Cable Buddy Steering Cable Lubrication System:

        New cable instructions said not to lube Installed with new cable but will wait a year or so before I add Cable Buddy lube

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Finally no more frozen steering cables.

        By big red

        from Long Island N.Y

        About Me Recreational

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Easy To Use

        Cons

        • No instructions

        Best Uses

        • Large Boats
        • Small Boats

        Comments about Davis Instruments Cable Buddy Steering Cable Lubrication System:

        finally no more frozen steering cables. very easy to install,easy to use
        i should have got this product 3 steering cables ago.
        Thank you

        Thomas Bolger

         
        3.0

        good idea

        By Charlie

        from Niles, Illinois

        About Me Advanced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Use

        Cons

        • Messy

        Best Uses

        • Engine

        Comments about Davis Instruments Cable Buddy Steering Cable Lubrication System:

        should work good

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        2.0

        Not so Hot

        By Joe

        from Texas

        About Me Advanced

        Pros

        • Good Lubricant

        Cons

        • Delivery System Won't

        Best Uses

        • Lubricant Needs

        Comments about Davis Instruments Cable Buddy Steering Cable Lubrication System:

        This is a good lubricant, but the delivery system will not work. Need a pressure delivery system.

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        • No

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        • Q:

          I have a 2006 Mercury Optimax 115 with a cable steering problem, very tight. Will this product work for my application and will it lube the entire inside cable?
          Asked on 4/5/2012 by Kris from Lansing, MI

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        • Q:

          were exacyly do you instal this product and how exactly does it work< i have a steering cable on a 19 ft bowrider with an outboard motor , in order to replace the cable ill have to remove the motor and thats no easy task
          Asked on 11/9/2009 by sean from inverness fl

          1 answer

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            A:

            Please contact our technical department at 1.800.334.6541 for further information.

            Answered on 11/12/2009 by Technician from Overton's
        • Q:

          I have a 16 FT 1986 Bayling Capri Bowrider with a 85 HP Force outboard. The steering is a Telflex rack and pinion no feedback system, similar to your SS151, which I purchased from Overton's to replace to orginal system which stiffened up. Now this steering system is stiffing up and has become hard to steer.

          Will the Cable Buddy product help to correct this problem?
          How do you mount the lube collar on the cable?
          Asked on 8/2/2009 by pacopete from Hawthorne, N.Y.

          1 answer

        • Q:

          does one size fit all. I need one for a 2003 two stroke mercury
          Asked on 7/16/2009 by ken from florahome, florida

          1 answer

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            A:

            This will work for you.

            Answered on 7/24/2009 by Casey Marine Buyer from Overtons
        • Q:

          will this product help ease a steering cable that has already began to tighten up?
          Asked on 5/10/2009 by Anonymous

          1 answer

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            A:

            The Cable Buddy Steering Cable Lubrication System is a complete steering cable lubrication system. This system will prevent corrosion, freezing up, and wear and tear on you steering system in the future. This system may not be the best thing for a steering system that has already tightened up and is not as free as it once was. This is basically a system to help prevent those type of issues and hassles in the future. If you have any further questions or concerns please contact us here at Overton's at 1-888-OVERTON and any of our Technical Product Specialist will be glad to assist you.

            Answered on 5/27/2009 by Brooks, Marine Buyer from Overtons
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