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I have a 1775 Lund that lists to one side when driving on a lake. I didn't check to see if the big motor is positioned properly. Could this be the problem. It is only a slight list but still wonder what is causing it when the boat is up on plane.

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It probably isn't your motor... you could check it, but it's probably not off much. It could lean for a couple of reasons though... your starting battery is on the drivers side, you sit on the drivers side, depending on the motor you have you may have a oil tank on the drivers side...

Fixing it could be another thing.. try and re-locate some of the heavy objects you have to the other side, if possible (I realize this is easier said than done)

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Thanks Marine man, I'll check that out but if I remember right it lists toward the passenger side and the battery motor is on the driver's side, could it have anything to do with steering linkage?

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