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My endura 30 lower unit was filled with water and mud/rust. It was working all speeds before I opened it up. I had to hit the lower unit sometimes to get it to spin. The armature contacts have many pits, grooves and are missing some copper/brass finish in places. Is it worth repairing?

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You *may* be able to save the armature (about $45) by using some fine emory cloth to buff it back to life.
The brushes, seal kit, bearing, etc are about a $35-$40 bill. To have it done in-shop would be approx. $80 with labour.
Here's a schematic:
Endura 30
Good luck in your repair!
Mike

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