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Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician
Category: Boat
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Experience:  40 yrs. experience with complete engine repairs both inboard/outboard and MerCruiser Certified Technician.
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Have a Merc 90 and battery died. how do i get it up to get

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Have a Merc 90 and battery died. how do i get it up to get boat out of water
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name Jason, whom am I speaking with?
You said you replaced the battery but nothing? Does anything work, the trim, or turning the key?
Also, do you happen to have the serial number handy?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Will get back as texting buddy on the boat.
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Zip... not even a click on turning the key with a fully charged second battery...?
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Have you checked the main engine fuse yet?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Located where?
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Did you have that serial number handy... I need that to tell you anything concrete about the engien.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sorry its a 75
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Did you see my last reply?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ser #0D244340
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
There is power to excessories (horn, lights, fish finder but zero to the battery.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is there any manual way to lift the engine to get it loaded on trailer?
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Yes. Did you want to do this manually or did you want to try and get the electric figured out?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Don't have any fuses aboard so I guess manual will have to do for now.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No fuses on boat so manual will have to do for now to liad on trlr.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Jason, do I still have you?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Name is Whitt'
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Jason... I've got folks hanging waiting for me to call back. Any suggestions?!!Whitt'
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Please folks... still waiting!!
Expert:  Tan replied 1 year ago.
Hello. My name is***** the stbd side of the trim unit is a slotted screw # *****(manual release) turn that screw counter clockwise 4-5 turns then lift the motor. Flip down the trailering bracket and tighten manual release. Is the a single ram unit or 3 ram unit?

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