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My Mercury 45 hp classic 50 will start, idle and run at low

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My Mercury 45 hp classic 50 will start, idle and run at low speed but when I go to full throttle it will run for about 5 minutes then die and stop, it then won't start for 10 minutes
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

Hi Paul, my name is ***** ***** I will be helping you today.

The first thing is to duplicate the problem first. And when it will not start, check for spark output on all spark plug leads with either a timing light or an adjustable gap spark testing tool. Is that something you are able to do?

Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

Hi Paul. Just checking in. Any progress?

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