Originally Posted by commander1
i took the top off the boat today to tighten a loose set screw, and did a distilled water break in on both motors. that made a difference! i did one and free tested both motors while they were out, the one that ran in a cup of distilled water for 20 minutes ran way smoother and had a bit higher rpm, not that i need more rpm but in my opinion it will inscrease battery life slightly. so who else is going to do this?
Oh heck, I thought it was a salt water break-in...now I'm buggered....
Be very sure to remove every bit of water residue from the motors before it has a chance to dry, if not, you'll have corrosion problems later on in the nooks and cranny's...