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    Aug 2008
    Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia

    Default "This may sound like an odd qu

    "This may sound like an odd question, but I took off, what I thought was the air filter cover and revealled the carberators ports. But no air filter. Since this is my first boat, is there supposed to be an air filter. I have had, the motor serviced by a mechanic recently, and I'm thinking that he may have forgotten to replace the air filter (i.e if it had one in the first place)
    the outboard is a mercury black max 175hp 1977 model"

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    Default "Sorry , there are generally n

    "Sorry , there are generally no filters on older outboards.There usually is lots of clean air out on the water and very little road dirt."

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