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EFV-8 Club Forum / General Mercury Discussion / clutch pilot bushing

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04-25-2019 @ 2:46 PM
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Hi to everyone I hope someone can help me I need to know what the OD of A 53 Mercury clutch pilot bushing is I got A new one on line and it is A national 203S 1.575 od the stock one looks more like 1.250 I dont want to take it out without having a new one ready to go back in first Thanks

04-26-2019 @ 7:24 AM
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The bearing ( P/N B-7600-A) dimensions are: Bearing clutch pilot-Ball type-.6689"/.6693" I.D.
x l.5743"/1.5748" 0.D. x .4674"/.4724" thick

The bushing ( 70-7600-B) dimensions are :Bearing clutch pilot-Solid type-.6715"/.6725" I.D.
x l.5743"/l.5753" 0.D. x .495"f.SOS" thick

If yours is incorrect in size, do a search on https://www.rearcounter.com/ for the parts. NOS ones are available.


04-26-2019 @ 5:38 PM
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Thanks Tom then the one i got should work but it does look larger on the outside and the inside is perfect fit iam gonna find out Thanks again

04-27-2019 @ 11:09 AM
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C and G has pilot bearing listed, fits 39 56 MERCURY
SEALED BEARING, B 7600 $5.95 this is better then the bronze bushing, this should be a double sealed bearing,so no dirt can get into it,
800 266 0470
Order a catalog. will come in very handy.
my 2 cents 37 RAGTOPMAN
This pilot bearing fits 28 -48 FORD also B 7600

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