Next, place a rag under the carburetor and open up the carb drain screw. If you have been unsuccessful in tracking down the part your boat requires, use our to swiftly locate aftermarket replacement parts to get your craft back on the open water. You can also use a synthetic of similar weight. So we decided to ask Chris Breeden, the service manager at Norfolk Marine and a Yamaha Master Tech, which outboard problem he saw with the most regularity. As part of the purchase Kiekhaefer inherited 384 Thor Outboard Motors after they were rejected from a 500 unit order by Montgomery Ward because they simply didn't work.
The illustrations, tables and photos are excellent, and the instructions are logical and very readable. I strongly suggest you try them! Little to Carl's knowledge and his true desire to get into the Magnetic Separator business, these outboard motors would be the predecessor to the now world famous Mercury Outboard Motors. The motor in the down position would probably drain all areas better. Dis-assembly and reassembly of a lower unit on a Mercury outboard. Some workshops may focus on specific brand of engine or boat, such as Yamaha, Honda, Mercury or Mercruiser. How would you like to compare notes, if it were possible, on respective accomplishments on our day of reckoning---as well as our wrongs? I had recently purchased through a friend some material from Jamestown.
These manuals feature easy to understand step-by-step illustrated procedures. Focus is Optimax, but advertised as Mercury in general. Projects such as complete dismantling, repair, and assembly of an engine should not be done without this guide. The organization offers singular courses or group training sessions that can be held on-site for an employer or school. Many of the parts we supply are no longer available from the manufacturer and are only available at vintageoutboard. These workshops are typically held at marinas, dealerships or areas where marine mechanics can acquire experience with inboard and outboard engines. They should also be comfortable with word processing and inventory computer programs.
By submitting this form, I agree that Universal Technical Institute, Inc. Seloc Marine offers 8 different manuals to cover service and repair of all Mercury and Mariner outboard engines made from 1965 to 2004. They should be able to work on electrical, fuel and mechanical systems on boats, yachts, and other watercraft. Boldly Supporting Ocean Conservancy Mercury Marine is committed to helping you create great experiences on the water, but with that comes a responsibility to protect those same waters for future generations. Wholesale Marine makes it easier than ever to maintain your craft and protect your investment.
When you call us, you are speaking with a fellow boating enthusiast who knows and appreciates that you want your boat up and running and in top shape. Users have access to complete engine maintenance and repair information along with quick access buttons to Maintenance Schedules, Wiring Diagrams, Parts, Specification Charts, and a hyper-linked index. If that is the same detail and quality as the oil injection and carburation sections - then you should be good. Each numbered step procedure is accompanied by a photograph or illustration, making instructions easy to follow. Regardless of the age or make of your boat, Wholesale Marine has the boat engine parts your craft requires.
Thanks to modern ethanol issues, fuel systems can be finickier than ever. Once all the remaining fuel has drained away, the engine can sit for several months without any issues. I understand that my consent is not required to apply, enroll or make any purchase. Our mission is to help you repair and enjoy your older Mercury, Johnson or Evinrude outboard motor. It should be the same for Mercury Marine engine, but you will need Model and Spec numbers from your motor to get the correct parts.