Yeah it's pretty impressive considering the engine ran decent and those two cylinders still held compression! Cannot wait to see what's in the oil pan.
I agree on the small generator. the solution is just screaming at ya !! (you also may need it if your tow vehicle battery goes dead....)
How old are the fuel lines? Is there a strainer in the tank and is the vent open on the tank? Is there a fuel filter and can you pull the fuel pump apart
I think its an early 2000 motor. They did the idle relief that far back?
New to forum so I apologize if I irritate anyone with my question. I purchased a 2002 Mercury 25EL for $500 without any of the control cable, electrical