W e don't make parts for those. The compact, lightweight design of the Mercury® 150hp FourStroke engine fits most transoms, including those with narrow engine wells and tight. Please, I need advice from experienced mechs that know tricks for overcoming these obstacles not covered in the manuals. When you attempt a restart you replenish the fuel in the carb each time you squeeze the priming bulb. Step-by-step videos to help you maintain your 150 hp FourStroke.
I have a list that covers most Mercs or a photo of the decals as I also have a decal list for engines upto 1985. The iboats can likely help you find a lot of outboard information as it is arranged by subject. Have full and enjoy exercise, you will warm up first? I declare on behalf of the engine manufacturer that the. If it were mine I'd give it some fresh fuel and see if it starts. I didn't have any issues with sharp corners or unfinished port edges with this unit. This 1983 short shaft mercury 7. These motors all represent a superior value for any one who is considering a good, clean, outboard with lots of life left.
I am told that some large marinas will sell gasoline without ethanol. Thus, for safety and other reasons, it is a good idea to verify information here to make sure it matches up with your boat. We even provide links to most of the benchmarks used in the report. First things first has this motor sat for some time? By starting your own thread, you will receive the maximum number of views by forum members. I held the socket with a vise grips and the shaft with another vise grips, then rotated wiggled the shaft back and forth. Because this information has come from many sources we can not guarantee its accuracy. The iboats are another excellent source of information.
The management works very hard to make sure the community is running the best software, best designs, and all the other bells and whistles. To me it seems like it's not getting fuel. When I finally took it out it started 2nd pull, didn't even change the petrol. Take that apart and clean liberally with the spray and also spray in the fuel inlet to the carb with the float in the down position. Told him I would help but I have an important meeting to go to. I have an old Yamaha 2 which sat in the engine room on my old boat unused for over 2 years.
If the fuel lines are intact then next thing I would do is prime the carb with the primer bulb then pull the fuel line off the carb and crank the motor over several times. These motors are all in mint condition having been used for only 2 months a year during the season. All hardware is linked for purchase and product sales may be reached by a simple click on the individual item. For more information, please consult your Mercury Marine owner's manual. Also note right behind the throttle plate there should be a couple really tiny holes in the body of the carb adjacent to the plate. This model has a recoil starter and power steering.
The very thin blade makes it easy to split the brass insert. These motors spent the majority of their life in storage professionally prepped for the following season. I do plan on purchasing a complete water pump kit. If your up to it you can also remove the float and needle and clean the seat that the needle sets into. Yesterday I managed to loosen the hub.
Not sure how old it is. W e only do warranty work. The major consideration in preparing your outboard for storage is to protect it from rust, corrosion and damage caused by freezing of trapped water. If not then rebuild the pump. N o clue what's wrong! My 'best' one was a 6hp Perky my son found in a neighbour's hedge.
Today I am going to get a duck bill Vise grip pliers so I can grip the hub and try to work it up the shaft. Kinda hard to tell 'cause it's not easy to see where it is. Be sure to do your testing under your normal boating conditions and with a good propeller not bent, cracked, or excessively chipped. These motors were used in freshwater only and were professionally maintained, serviced, winterized, and used. Then I would go fish off the shore someplace until the end of the day That's the way I used to do it. Any other ides on potential causes? To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.
. Thanks in advance for advice!! I started it recently and believe it or not it runs great, but no cooling. I know a few things. Many off-site friendships have formed with others who share the same interests in the outdoors through the site. What you're seeing is the outside of the insert, stripped of the rubber.