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I have a Susuki 40 HP 4 cycle outboard with about 400 hours on it at most. It is a 2000 model and I am see some emulsification in the engine oil suggesting that water is getting into the oil. Any suggestions on the likely problem?... Read full answer
I have a Susuki 40 HP 4 cycle outboard with about 400 hours on it at most. It is a 2000 model and I am see some emulsification in the engine oil suggesting that water is getting into the oil. Any suggestions on the likely problem?
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6/26/2012
Abiorca
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Have you done a leak down test yet
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Customer reply replied 7 years ago
No. What is that?
It will tell you where the water is coming in from

What it does is fill the cylinders full of air, any leak the air will go out of it and tell you where the problem is
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
OK, I will see if the boat yard did that test, do you have access to notices from Suzuki that might indicate if there is information from the manufacturer on this type of problem?
yes i can look them up
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
Great that would be helpful
i need the serial number
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago



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Outboard serial number is: 031595 Model Number: DF 40 TLY
Purchase date: 3/19/2000

thanks
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
I did not see an answer after I sent you the engine serial number. You were going to check on any manufacturer notices related to my issue.
Yes thats strange it never posted

there is nothing about the issues
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