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Experience:  US Navy (Ret) Certified Mercury Marine Tech with over a decade of repair experience.
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The IBR light is on and it is not indicating what gear it is

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The IBR light is on and it is not indicating what gear it is in
JA: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix. The Marine Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so the Marine Mechanic can help you best.
Customer: As above
JA: Is there anything else the Marine Mechanic should be aware of?
Customer: We don't think reverse or brake is working
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Charles replied 3 months ago.

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

Expert:  Charles replied 3 months ago.

The most common cause of this is a loose battery cable. Even if they look tight, apply a wrench to them and make sure that they are tight and free of corrosion. If they keep coming loose, apply blue locktite to them.

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