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I have a 2013 50 HP E-Tec that showed a low oil warning. After…

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I have a 2013 50...
I have a 2013 50 HP E-Tec that showed a low oil warning. After adding oil the engine will not advance beyond fast idle. How do I reset the engine?
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Was the error "low oil" or was it "no oil", it makes a difference so please be sure.
How long did you run it for after adding oil to the tank, just a minute, or 4 or 5 minutes?
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
My name is***** had a low oil warning and It has been run in excess of ten minutes since oil was added.
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
Hi Willard. Are you running XD30 oil, 50, or the XD 100?
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
XD50
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
The system is self reseting after the engines computer counts 3 pulses from the oil pump. It might take a bit more than 10 minutes of run time for that to actually happen. Can you go run it for another 15 to 20 minutes and let me know if it resets or not.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Yes I can. How do I get back to you?
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Jason, I stand corrected on what happened. The NO OIL light was on, oil added and the light went out. Willard
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
Got it. Do you have a decent quality volt/ohm meter and do you know how to take resistance measurments?
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Someone here may have that, what would be next?
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
With the engine off. Disconnect the oil pumps electrical wire and then measure the resistance between the 2 wires that run into the oil pump.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
I think I will need to take the engine to a Johnson dealer.
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
You might.... Everything is computer controlled on the engine and there is only so much you can do with a handheld voltmeter. On the resistance test your looking for right around 22 ohms ballpark. If you didn't get that, then the oil pump would clearly be bad. But if you to get that then you have to keep looking elsewhere which requires the diagnostic laptop. Does that make sense?
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