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    Re: 1GM10 Black sludge not moving boat.

    When it is running in gear do you get a slow drip of water from the stuffing box? You may need to pull the boat and repack the stuffing box it should drip water when the shaft is spinning. That is...
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    Re: Ideas for floor repair?

    The best thing to do is glass over everything. To fill the gaps you can use the spray foam and shave it level and glass over it. Do the research your gonna need to prime the wood for the glass to...
  3. Re: Johnson 4hp (4W79D) throttle lever adjustment

    Just pull the four bolts and pull the bracket off and the clamp bracket comes right off.
  4. Re: Johnson 4hp (4W79D) throttle lever adjustment

    There are a couple of good looking bushings on eBay search #0314866 used the brake is #0314947
  5. Re: Johnson 4hp (4W79D) throttle lever adjustment

    You just find the slit and just pry them off. The copilot brake is just free floating the screw puts pressure on the damper so there is pressure on the bushing have you tried eBay?
  6. Re: Johnson 4hp (4W79D) throttle lever adjustment

    Nothing to it actually the screws can be a bitch just use power steering fluid and heat to take it apart. You can get the part numbers here for what you need to replace there are two bushings and two...
  7. Re: Johnson 4hp (4W79D) throttle lever adjustment

    You can check the timing with a timing light. Those little engines are real sensitive ignition timing is on points gap. There is a special tool you can set the points with a ohm meter. Otherwise a...
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    Re: Correct thermostat springs?

    Go fishing
  9. Re: Attempting tracking Canadian Serial number for carb parts

    Around here you can get the 3/4 gallon can with a dip basket for soaking small parts around $45 Gunk #CC3K
  10. Re: Attempting tracking Canadian Serial number for carb parts

    Fuel pump kit 18-7815 or 1399-5137
    float needle 18-7295 or 1395-9022
    flange gasket 27-75791
    use the proper screwdrivers when removing the jets if you have to make them to fit tight in the slots...
  11. Re: 70s mercury 40 4hp ignition timing (thunderbolt)

    One thing to check after you get the throttle pickup and max spark advance correct at WOT measure the gap between the throttle cam and the pickup lever you should have around .03 mm gap when you open...
  12. Re: 70s mercury 40 4hp ignition timing (thunderbolt)

    You will gain a ponies or two once you get he sync (throttle pickup) correct
  13. Re: 70s mercury 40 4hp ignition timing (thunderbolt)

    Just a side note those impellers are real sensitive to turning the flywheel counterclockwise once they flip over backwards the only way to get it right is to pull it apart and redo it. I would...
  14. Re: 70s mercury 40 4hp ignition timing (thunderbolt)

    Timing is not adjustable on that ignition just get the points as close as possible. Adjust the throttle pickup to around 5 degrees after top dead center. Set your flywheel at 5 degrees ATDC And the...
  15. Re: 70s mercury 40 4hp ignition timing (thunderbolt)

    What is the serial number? Does it have external coils? That is the tillotson carb the proper way to adjust the slow needle is to slowly turn it out until the engine loads up not that position then...
  16. Re: VP 280 very hard to swivel after Ujoint bellows job??

    Does it pul hard on the wheel when you give it throttle?a no feedback helm with a new cable would be a nice upgrade. Even better get a rotary helm if you have the room under the dash.
  17. Re: Attempting tracking Canadian Serial number for carb parts

    I’m putting it as a 1986 look here under 50 hp 4cyl 7143688 and up. Diaphragm kit 18-7815 you need to order the strainer and gasket separate.
  18. Re: Attempting tracking Canadian Serial number for carb parts

    What is the number on the carbs?
  19. Re: Need advice on transom repair - with images.

    I suppose you can build a mold for pouring the transom in and then glass on both sides for strength. You definitely should have asked here first. What condition is the deck and stringers? Your best...
  20. Re: volvo penta 280 SP leg upper swap to a DP-D or E lower

    SP=single prop DP=double prop I’m pretty sure
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