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    Re: Mariner 25hp won't start

    Someone want to take this one on?

    I'm baffled!

    Jeff
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    Re: 1989 mer v6 150 hp question ?

    Are you POSITIVE there's no spark on # 5?

    JEff
  3. Re: 1984 Mercury 25 hp 2 stroke - what does these parts do? See picture

    They are there to piss you off! A dopey safety nerd idea to prevent starting in gear, which might toss you overboard. Got it?

    I toss that crap out.

    Jeff
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    Re: Diagnosing 75hp ELPTO starting problem

    Replace thew enrichener.

    Jeff
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    Re: 9.9 2 Stroke Lower Unit Pressure Test

    I'm into vacuum testing of these things. If they will hold a good vacuum, water stays out. If they leak a bit on pressure, some oil may get out, but there's plenty left (and very little is actually...
  6. Re: Early 90ís Mariner 6hp 2stroke low compression?

    Suggest you get it running for several minutes (or longer) somehow, then check the compression again. If it comes up to about 100 pounds, she should be okay.

    Jeff
  7. Re: Mercury 150 ,4 stroke starting and trim issue

    Sounds like a bad battery connection.

    Jeff
  8. Re: Starter bendix gear rubbing flywheel 15hp Mercury 2-stroke- can it be shimmed?

    Sure.

    Jeff
  9. Re: Merry Christmas and Happy upcoming New Year to all of you ME.com members

    Same to you and yours!

    Jeff
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    Re: Right Tachometer for 1975 Merc 50hp 4 cyl

    And if the tach doesn't work (or work correctly) select the other yellow wire.

    Not sure why this happens, but I've seen it several times.

    Jeff
  11. Re: 2003 Mercury Optimax DFI 200hp dog clutch question?

    Sounds like the rubber hub is shot.

    Jeff
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    Re: Stator and Trigger

    Wires coming out of the stator go to the right side. All 4 bolts need to line up.

    Jeff
  13. Re: Mercruiser 3.7L - Rattle/Knock over 2000rpm & wont go over 3000rpm - need a guru that knows thes

    ..."If it is a rod/piston then would it not make a noise all the time?"

    Not necessarily. The sound gets louder when the rod and piston hits their natural frequency.

    I agree that's it's most...
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    Re: Starter Issues - 4.3 mercruiser

    It's possible your starter is not deep enough into the flywheel.

    Since the age of the motor is unknown it may use 3/8 coarse starter bolts. If so, the newer, metric design starter (which you...
  15. Re: 2012 8hp Wife said "Why don't you take it to someone who knows what they're doing"

    Listen to your wife! (Besides, it will keep you out of trouble.)

    Jeff
  16. Re: 1998 Merc 150 EFI @ WOT, RPM increases when activating trim switch

    Wow! Weird!

    Must be voltage related somehow.

    Jeff
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    Happy Thanksgiving Day!

    With that blasted Covid-19 it won't be our usual family time, but I hope we'll still communicate and enjoy what we have.

    Jeff
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    Happy Thanksgiving Day to all!

    With that blasted Covid-19 it won't be our usual family time, but I hope we'll still communicate and enjoy what we have.

    Jeff
  19. Re: 1996 Mercury Offshore Stator Compatibility issue

    Whatever you do, don't modify it in any way until you get more information.

    Have you contacted the CDI company and asked if they can help you? Very good outfit.

    Jeff
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    Re: 25hp merc one cylinder intermittent spark

    Before you spend $$$ swap the two coils and see if the problem follows.

    Jeff
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