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My 250 hp suzuki outboard shimmies at low rpm and has no power.

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My 250 hp suzuki outboard shimmies at low rpm and has no power. The temp light will come on but sometimes it will pick up and run smooth. Thank you very much
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7/11/2012
Abiorca
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Ok when that temp light comes on it goes into rpm reduction mode stopping spark on some cylinders

Look at the temp sensors for bad wires or a loose conection

They do go bad over time
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
Thank you very much. Where are the temp sensors located so I can check and see if there loose. Is there anyway to tell if they are bad? Is there one for every cylinder?
There is one for the exhaust and one for the head

I need the full model number or serial and then i can show you
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
Suzuki 2008 DF 200 TLK8 Serial 2000IF880754 Sorry I thought it was a 250hp
They are located up top

Number 5 and 4 in the link below

store.brownspoint.com/df200/fig033-20001F.asp
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
went to site, don't know what you mean 5 and 4 up top. I might need to buy a manual. Is there anything that shows me where it is on the engine? Thank you
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