I have a manual choke not electric this is a pull rope start motor but the choke operation principle is the same I suppose.
Bare with me as this is my first ever interaction with an outboard motor, but I just picked up a 12' boat and it came with this 4hp Johnson motor and
Probably was never tightened properly. As far as using the nose bolt, I agree, you don't want to over-torque it but just to see if the motor can move
This is my first post on here so, Hello to you all.
It is also my first outboard engine. It starts well and everything seemed ok until i
I was traveling 30 mph when I lost forward gear and reverse. We started messing around and took the prop and lower unit off, it seems like when you