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I have a 50' racing sailing cat that currently uses 2 x 25hp outboards as propulsion. These provide ample power and push her at 8kn cruise and 10kn flat out. I would like to c...
Hi Question from a cold Sweden:) How do I get access to change the hoses from the bilge and shower box in my Chaparral 250 2008? One hose is from the forward bilge pump, the sec...
Looking for a rebuild kit for my 59 Evinrude 35hp (35516). Iboats lists 2 for a 1959 35hp. Can someone help me out and tell me what the difference is? Part 18-7010 Part 18-...
I was working on some old outboards and noticed that the 10 hp 1956 Johnson gearcase, gears, water pump, etc are the same or very similar to the 22ci 18,20,25 models from about ...
I have used all of the normal methods of converting a dual line engine to a fuel pump with great success. My questions is that I have some leaf plates for various engines that d...
The old owner of my 50hp johnson painted over the plate with the year and model # is there anywhere else can i find out what year it is. I think its is somewhere between the 80'...
So I got a steal of a deal on a1965 14ft Arrow on trailer with a 40 HP Johnson Electric. Outboard runs and sounds good but leaks a lil gear oil from the lower. Over all im new...
I bought a used boat at a great price that came without the johnson throttle control box. It has some other brand. Any Johnson I have owned before sounded an alarm when you fir...
Noticed in the past couple of weeks that our track showing on the e7 plotter looks very odd - always seems to have vectors heading way south of our real track. These seem to al...
When a question arises over drilling holes in metal common advise is, I think, to drill a succession of small to large holes - until the desired size is achieved. I follow ...
Hey all - Been really reading about the new 300 1630 ace engine since last year. Wanted to get some opinions of anyone who has ridden both of the above skis. I read a ...
I am new to inboard ski boats. Had Mercruiser i/o for 20 years. Two good batteries in Malibu vtx with indmar 340 hp monsoon. Boat starts fine, it just seems like it turns over...
I will try to give all the necessary info but forgive me if i don't. I have an 89 Sunbird Corsica 185 (17.5') with a 4 cyl OMC Cobra 3.0 and matching OMC outdrive. I can't...
First thank you all for the help so far. I have a boat with a 990255v comes back as a 1979 OMC 230. My question is a SBC the same thing and if it is will all my parts bolt on i...
1992 OMC King Cobra out drive with Chevy 350 rebuilt engine. Need to replace prop but cant fugure out how to take this off. I assume I'll need special tools. It appears that ...
Hello Boat fam. Ok Two questions for you, and I'm sure I'm going to get ripped by everyone in this forum' 1.Yesterday I took my boat out to long beach, CA (LONG BEACH HARBOR)...
Omc 460 baby king 1988 model 754bprgdp. (Think this is correct) Long story short had cracked block and messed up # 5 cylinder. Have a lead on 1982 460 out of a 1ton van. ...
I have a 1991, 120 HP Force outboard, looking for a prop replacement. I cant read the info on the current prop, its too worn due to age. Anyone know what type of replacement pro...
In serious need of some help! Just bought and took my Sea Ray Seville 160 BR out with an 88 100hp mercury 4cyl. boats weighs 1530lbs dry and had a full 20 gallon tank, cooler, 2...
Hi guys. i have been tasked to sell two NSS12 evo2 simrad units . each unit comes complete with power cables , brackets covers etc no transducers $2000 each "2 years old" ...
I removed the water pump down to the carrier bearing and the bearing seems too lose or that it has too much play. Before I take the drive into a shop can I get some opinions on ...
Wanted to see if someone can help me identify my MotorGuide trolling motor. I need to get some parts but cannot find the serial number anywhere however I did find the following ...
OK, I have a BatteryMinder 1500 (1500ma) with desulfator. I have a deep cycle trolling motor battery that until now, I just used the BatteryMinder 1500 on between uses. Howeve...
Hi - new member here - great site and amazing people sharing all their knowledge. I would like some opinions on the trolling motor setup in my new to me Princecraft. The b...
Hi guys, Yamaha pro 50 Had my boat out today and all was well until I started the motor to head back to the boat landing and my Tach pegged out at 7000 rpm. I turned the m...
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