Asked about changing spark plugs per owners manual. Suggestions info would be appreciated. After start-up, the current supplied form the electric power source and then flows to the electrothermal valves causing the wax in the valves to heat up. It is this level of detail, along with hundreds of photos and illustrations, that guide the reader through each service and repair procedure. These locknuts must never be replaced with common nuts non-locking as they will work loose and vibrate off, freeing the link rod to disengage. Safe Boating Suggestions In order to safely enjoy the waterways, familiarize yourself with local and other governmental boating regulations and restrictions, and consider the following suggestions.
Posted on Nov 12, 2009 If you drop the first zero it would put it at 1981. After a few minutes, the electrothermal ram needle is fully extended, the fuel enrichment valve is fully closed, and enrichment ceases. Install cylinder head cover and driven sprockets. View the service manual on your computer or print off pages as needed. It is my source for torque settings.
Remove flywheel cover and spark plug cover. Never operate the boat out of the water with a propeller installed. This enables the operator to easily adjust the position of the outboard by pressing the trim switch. The serial number is located on the outboard as shown. If the propeller is seized to the shaft and cannot be removed, have the propeller removed by an authorized dealer. Why I did not find this Mercury site earlier is a mystery to me. Install timing belt and spark plugs.
Tighten timing belt tensioner and install tensioner spring. Remove driven sprockets and timing belt. See Flushing the Cooling System. Then, he said, bring out the computers and tank test. Lubricate the seal on the drain plug with oil and reinstall.
Also, the diaphragm functions as a coasting enrichener during quick deceleration, preventing the engine form stalling. The throttle lever link rod then pushes the diaphragm in the dashpot, forcing out the air. Refer to your Operation and Maintenance Manual for full details of your warranty coverage. Install driven sprockets and timing belt. The model number will identify the year and certain details of that motor.
Make sure the connector is snapped into place. Measure and record the intake valve clearance for cylinders 3 and 4. Here are all the resources you need to find the information yourself. Outboard Remote Control Models The remote control connected to your outboard must be equipped with a start in neutral only protection device. V-6 Cylinder, Two Cycle, Direct Injected.
Reinstall the oil filler cap and hand tighten securely. Shift the outboard into neutral and check for a steady stream of water coming out of the water pump indicator hole. The shop manual will guide mechanics and owners through each service, troubleshooting and repair procedure possible. Install the trim limit pin in a position that prevents excessive trim under and operate the boat in a safe manner. I went to the site Don provided and just ordered the manual for direct home delivery. Remove timing belt and driven sprockets.
Sometimes cleaner is not enough you need to us compressed air to blow out the jets. The engine runs great , I just started using it this past weekend. Contact your boat manufacturer for specific recommendations on the boat's fuel system components fuel tanks, fuel lines, and fittings. You need to disassemble the carb to clean the jets and needle valves. Passenger Safety Message - Pontoon Boats And Deck Boats Whenever the boat is in motion, observe the location of all passengers. Measure and record the exhaust valve clearance for cylinders 2 and 4.
Fasten the outboard with the provided mounting hardware. The propeller will rotate freely. Leaving the clippings on the lawn is how grass naturally feeds itself! If it turned on the shaft you will need to rent a puller. Now that everything is good, I am curious as to what some disconnected components are. Insert the proper valve pad into the valve lifter. If the boat transom yields or cracks under this torque, the construction of the transom may not be adequate. Select a proper replacement valve pad by calculating its thickness with the following formula.