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Teleflex NFB 4.2 Tilt Outboard Mechanical Steering

Technical Reference Manual


(4.2 turns lock-to-lock

NOTE: When properly installed, this steering system will
connect to engines with ABYC standard tilt tubes, using engine
manufacturer's link arm. For other engines, see Steering Connection
Kits section for options. NFB is not for use with power assisted
steering or autopilots.

Patented No FeedBack Control-PLUS THE WORLD'S MOST POPULAR TILT STEERING! You get Tilt Steering, the advantage of 4.2 turns lock-to-lock and our patented No FeedBack steering to lock out steering loads! Teleflex's 4.2 Rotary NFB Tilt Kit puts all the latest mechanical steering technology in one box!


NFB 4.2 Tilt single-cable systems are suitable for most single-station boats with a single nonpower-assisted outboard engine up to V-6 and minimal engine fl utter or steering instability. 4.2 Tilt accepts wheels up to 16" diameter.

Drop-in replacement for all current generation Teleflex Tilt Steering with no dash modification -and replaces other steering systems with minimal dash modifications.


  • Teleflex Tilt Steering with 48° of total adjustment in five 12° increments.
  • Patented No FeedBack Steering mechanism.
  • Twin cable system for maximum control.
  • Comfortable 4.2 turns from lock-to-lock.
  • Minimal clutch free play.
  • Standard 3/4" round tapered steering shaft.
  • Stainless steel cable output ends.
  • Fast, easy installation: uses Teleflex Quick Connect (QC) steering cable and industry standard Safe-T mounting hardware.
  • Meets A.B.Y.C. standards.
  • Meets N.M.M.A. certification requirements.

  • Complete Systems:

  • NFB 4.2 Tilt Steering Kit(Single Cable)............. SS157XX

  • (Kits available with steering cable lengths
    from 11-25 feet. If either a longer or shorter
    cable is required, please order your system by
    components, which are listed below.)

    Service Items:

  • NFB 4.2 Single Tilt Dash Module.....SH1534910
    Includes tilt helm and mechanism. Easy way to upgrade to Tilt or replace older Tilt systems. Requires SSC61 or SSC62 cable.
  • NFB 4.2 Single Tilt Helm................. SH91526P*
    * Requires SH91800 tilt mechanism to complete Tilt Steering system installation.
  • Performance Tilt Mechanism.........SH91800P
  • QC II Cable (for most Teleflex rotary)...SSC61XX
  • Steering Wheel Hardware Kit .........2745417P
  • Spent Travel Tube (Rotary NFB) ....SA38603P

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