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Can you remove the VST on a 2006 90hp EFI without removing

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Can you remove the VST on a 2006 90hp EFI without removing the intakes? Two bolts look easy, the third is pretty well buried under then intake silencer/manifold.
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Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Charles replied 3 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** will assist you.

Actually the answer is no. the intake needs to come off in order to get access to all the hoses that go into this VST. The good thing is that the intake seals are O-rings, so they can be reused.

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