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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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Do you have a tilt trim unit 1978 Mercury outboard motor

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Do you have a tilt trim unit for a 1978 Mercury outboard motor
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Tan replied 1 year ago.

Hello. My name is Tan.

Does the engine have any trim components now? If no you will need to find a donor motor to out fit the engine. If you have to buy the components new it will be very expensive. Just one trim cylinder is $453.24 that doesn't include the bracket or any of the other components. Here is a link to the motor parts. http://www.marineengine.com/parts/mercury-outboard-parts/1150/3525441-thru-4855152-usa/trim-cylinders-and-hydraulic-hoses

The trim pump assembly is very expensive also. Here is a link. https://www.perfprotech.com/pump-kit-trim-92975a32/product/124479

I will look for these components in use if you like.

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