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Madtown Mobius
10-21-2008, 04:53 PM
After cleaning up the boat from our last outing I found this part laying on the floor on the port side of the engine compartment. I have an 06 LSV with the 325 in it. Can anyone tell me what it is and where it came from?

ian ashton
10-21-2008, 05:08 PM
That, sir, is some kind of bracket, or possibly a thing-a-ma-jig.

kaneboats
10-21-2008, 05:18 PM
Funny. Thought it was the standard whoseamabob.

04OUTBACK
10-21-2008, 05:35 PM
Madman,
I am gonna guess the latch on your engine compartment.. it swings over to the lip on the ski pylon...

pickle311
10-21-2008, 06:46 PM
that is without a doubt the latch for the engine compartment. I found mine loose before it fell off.

MAPWPD
10-21-2008, 07:04 PM
I just found mine too
It is the engine compartment latch

moombadaze
10-21-2008, 07:11 PM
heck i just found out this weekend mine is missing also, gonna grab a flash light and go looking under the engine

Sled491
10-21-2008, 07:40 PM
I believe we have the beginning of a wide spread epedemic! How can we ever contain the panick!

yearround
10-21-2008, 07:52 PM
i don't believe i have one, should i start looking?
if i had one, i would agree with 04 and ed, it looks like the engine cover latch.

Madtown Mobius
10-21-2008, 08:11 PM
Bingo! Engine Compartment door latch it is! After scowering the bottom of the boat no luck with the matching nut yet. It is so nice having fellow Moomba owners at the click of button. Thanks guys. Unfortunetly it looks like I've started something here....

Sled491
10-21-2008, 08:47 PM
that's what this site is for! Help yourself and help others. Great work:)

wolfeman131
10-22-2008, 11:19 AM
Ed,

I'd put this at the top of Martha's maiden voyage checklist. My latch was MIA after the test drive . . . SC might want to look at a little locktite for this

kaneboats
10-22-2008, 01:36 PM
Remember though: "If it ain't broke -- don't fix it!"