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I have a 2000 200 hp mercury nitro outboard. after 4 days of

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i have a 2000 200 hp mercury nitro outboard. after 4 days of use, it all of a sudden cuts out at 5000 rpms. i changed fuel filters, oil reserves is 3/4, and i changed voltage regulators. still doesnt work
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Tan replied 1 year ago.
Refer to your original question. http://www.justanswer.com/boat/95g9p-2000-200-hp-mercury-nitro-runs-perfect-until.html#re.v/173/
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Expert:  Tan replied 1 year ago.
Can you run the engine on another fuel source? This is possibly a fuel starvation issue. When you get to that high in the rpm range the engine uses allot of fuel. If there is a restriction the engine will act like it is right now. Then when you back off the throttle it doesn't require as much fuel and runs ok.

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