MarineEngine.com - Your online store for all types of marine engines and boat parts.
PHONE ORDERS
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST
Click for TOLL-FREE Number
Online Checkout
Special $9.95 Flat Rate Shipping
(800) 209-9624 | Home | Contact | Shipping | Returns | Cart View your shopping cart.
Part Number Search
Shop by engine/drive part number.
Original & matching parts for sale.
Manuals & Accessories
Shop by description, item number
or manufacturer's model number.
Boat Repair Forum Boat Repair Forum   Boat Video Gallery Video Gallery
   

Search:

Type: Posts; User: toss42

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Replies
    17
    Views
    691

    Re: Carburator issues

    Thanks guys,I will rebuild the carbs as you all say,then I will get back with the results.What ever it takes will be alot less expensive than a new 70hp Johnson.Until then,take care.
  2. Replies
    17
    Views
    691

    Re: Carburator issues

    coueytwo my outboard is electric start so therefore the choke is on the key(ignition). I only use it to start.Also I forgot to mention that when the motor flush muffs is on her in my driveway she...
  3. Replies
    17
    Views
    691

    Re: Carburator issues

    Thanks guys for the info. I will use the spray bottle.This situation was getting very confusing.When you can push the carb rod and the motor works perfectly, its confusing to think that it could be...
  4. Replies
    17
    Views
    691

    Re: Carburator issues

    what is the compression for this outboard
  5. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,067

    Re: 1977 Johnson 70 hp head torque sequence

    9......10
    5.......6
    1........2 head gasket
    4.......3 torque sequence
    8.......7
  6. Replies
    17
    Views
    691

    Re: Carburator issues

    daviet,I hit the choke and the solenoid did push the carb rod up.(with a clicking sound)Still confused why carbs works when pushing the rod manually.???? If I need to overhaul carbs,will I need a...
  7. Replies
    17
    Views
    691

    Re: Carburator issues

    daviet,could it be that the solenoid itself is gone.when I had her in the water,and engaged in drive(foreward)I went back to the motor and manually pulled down an the carb rod that connect the upper...
  8. Replies
    17
    Views
    691

    Carburator issues 1980 70hp

    My 1980 70hp 3cyl johnson outboard will idle perfect,will idle when engaging forward and reverse,when in the water but when go to give her a fair amount of speed it sounds as if she is only running...
  9. Replies
    2
    Views
    3,397

    Re: 1980 70hp 3cyl johnson outboard/oil ratio

    It's an old motor I bought last year,may invest into something different.Thanks for the info.
  10. Replies
    2
    Views
    3,397

    1980 70hp 3cyl johnson outboard/oil ratio

    I am mixing my 2 stroke engine oil to a 50:1 ratio.Should it be 100:1 ratio,for this outboard.
  11. Replies
    6
    Views
    861

    Re: 1980 70hp 3cyl Johnson outboard/Gaskets

    After removing the head,I see that the heads of the 3 pistons are totally black as if painted with a paint brush,only with a very small portion still visible on each head.Do
    these pistons have to...
  12. Replies
    6
    Views
    861

    Re: 1980 70hp 3cyl Johnson outboard/Gaskets

    Again thanks Joe for the info. I will use gear oil that I have for the foot on my head gasket. If the head gasket or water jacket gasket isn't the problem,I'll be back,all the way from Wabush,NFLD....
  13. Replies
    6
    Views
    861

    Re: 1980 70hp 3cyl Johnson outboard/Gaskets

    There isn't anything marked on either gasket.Is there a special sealer and oil you recommend.
  14. Replies
    6
    Views
    861

    1980 70hp 3cyl Johnson outboard/Gaskets

    When installing the Head gasket and water jacket gasket,should these be put on without any glues,ect,or as they are? That is, just clean off the old and replace the new.
  15. Re: '94 johnson 88spl stalls when you engage forward or rev

    I just had the same problem,perfect on the muffs but garbage in the water.
    I have a 1980 70hp Johnson outboard and found the problem to be the HEAD GASKET .I changed both the head gasket and water...
  16. 1980 70hp 3yl Johnson outboard/head gasket/water jacket gasket

    What is the sequence of tightening these bolts and what torque to apply on 1/4 and 5/16 bolts into aluminum block? Thank You.
  17. Replies
    0
    Views
    204

    Torque of Bolts/Procedure 1980 70hp

    I am about to change the water jacket gasket and head gasket on my 1980 3cyl 70hp Johnson outboard motor.What is the proper procedure in tightening these bolts and what torque should be applied on...
Results 1 to 17 of 17