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    Default Synchronizing carbs and timing linkage.....? needed after cleaning carbs? 1977 55 hp

    The Service manual on my '77 55hp Seahorse (55EL77D) says i have to syn the timing and carbs after carb removal.....is that a should be done or must be done? What has changed just unbolting and rebolting the carbs?

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    Default Re: Synchronizing carbs and timing linkage.....? needed after cleaning carbs?

    No, just make sure that the throttle butterflies open and close at the same time. The only thing you may have disturbed is the linkage between the carburetors.
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