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I have a 5.7l mercruiser and when I go to start the solenoid
I have a 5.7l mercruiser and when I go to start the solenoid clicks but nothing happens. I thought it was the battery and replaced with a new more power battery but same clicking exists. Even after tr… read more
Tan
Tan
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115 HP OMC V4 NO PLUGS IN,,, TURNS EASY BY HAND ,,,,,,OLDER
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Tan
Tan
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Cleaned off the ground wire contacts and the block bolt at
Cleaned off the ground wire contacts and the block bolt at the block reconnected it and tried to start would not turn over when I jump the starter solenoid I get a crank over very slow a few seconds I… read more
Tan
Tan
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Replaced starter solenoid on mercruiser 3.0l because i heard
Replaced starter solenoid on mercruiser 3.0l because i heard it spinning but not engaging. Now clicks when i hit ignition key but wont turn over and i cant jump the other solenoid out anymore. Solenoi… read more
Tan
Tan
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I have just repowered my boat with a 1997 Suzuki DT 150 I'm
Hi there. I have just repowered my boat with a 1997 Suzuki DT 150 I'm hooking up the power to the engine. When I turn the ignition key to on I hear a beat for 2 seconds from the control buzzer at the … read more
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Ok Tan, here we go again. Out fishing yesterday, rough seas.
Ok Tan, here we go again. Out fishing yesterday, rough seas. Ran 10 miles to fishing spot, no problems. Shut down for 45 minutes. When I tried to start up both engines would turn over. Cleared out bot… read more
Tan
Tan
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I have a mercruiser 5.0 mpi. When I turn key to start it wont
I have a mercruiser 5.0 mpi. When I turn key to start it wont crank on the first turn. It usually takes 3-6 turns of key for it to crank. When it doesnt crarak it make a single click noise. New batter… read more
Tan
Tan
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11,264 satisfied customers
I have a 2008 bayliner F18 with a 4.3 Merc, When i went to
I have a 2008 bayliner F18 with a 4.3 Merc, When i went to start it the starter just clicked once and didn't turn engine over. The battery is at full charge. I barred the engine over a few times and k… read more
Tan
Tan
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5bcdb disel marine generator; when hooking up starter there
5bcdb disel marine generator; when hooking up starter there is a red battery cable, a red 12 guage wire with a ring end, yellow wire with a ring end and a yellow and red wire with a spade connection; … read more
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I have a 1998 trophy with a 4.3l alpha one. All accessories
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I have a 2000 evinrude 135 hp ficht. Was loading on trl. and
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I have a 1968 65HP Electric Start Johnson, the Statrer will
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Tan
Tan
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Hi Tan - still trying to get my motor to run - after I received
Hi Tan - still trying to get my motor to run - after I received you reply last time I unhooked the wires you advised and in the process I noticed the hot wire to starter was not tightened down -acutal… read more
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Hi, I have a 1987 bayliner capri cuddy cabin with a 125 hp
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i have a 1992 150 spitfire , it wont start i changed the ignition
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I just bought a 1992 sunbird eurosport 190 with a OMC quiet
I just bought a 1992 sunbird eurosport 190 with a OMC quiet rider engine. he said it sat for a year and now it wont start, i took at look at it and, and put some gas in it, i got it wanting to start b… read more
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davesoutboard
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Boat wont start...starter pinnion will engage (one hard click
Boat wont start...starter pinnion will engage (one hard click on turn of key at starter), but wont crank engine...battery recently charged...also put help battery on to ensure enough cca. mercruiser 5… read more
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