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I have an evinrude 50 1970's with the external trim/tilt rams.
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what is involved in rebuilding the hydraulic tilt/trim on a
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Tan, I have a 1989 V6 Excel. My trim/tilt is not working. Last
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I have a 1976 evinrude 85hp model 85693G with the prestolite
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Hi, I have a 1985 Mercury 115 hp outboard. Will not raise the
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I have a Yamaha F40B (two in fact) which has done 1000 hours.
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1 have a 1979 85 horse with a power tilt/trim that came with
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I have a 1996 Evinrude 175. When I drop the the engine the
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I have a 1998 75 hp yamaha I believe that I need to add fluid
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I have a 1996, 130 Johnson, the power tilt was operating fine,
I have a 1996, 130 Johnson, the power tilt was operating fine, until last week. the unit went up but would not lower. The tilt motor was operating but would not lowere the motor. I used the manual rel… read more
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