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Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician
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Experience:  40 yrs. experience with complete engine repairs both inboard/outboard and MerCruiser Certified Technician.
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My2003 3 cylinder 2 stroke starts right up and runs great at

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my2003 3 cylinder 2 stroke starts right up and runs great at full throttle, but when I bring it back to idle it stalls and it won't restart , but about 30 minutes later it will start up again. Hope you can help!!!
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Tan replied 1 year ago.

Hello. My name is Tan.

This will take more than one reply to solve your issue.

Could I get the engine serial number please?

Have you checked for spark when the engine dies?

You could be loosing spark due to a failing ignition component.

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