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I have a 1989 -50 HP Force out board. I have a problem it will

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I have a 1989 -50 HP Force out board. I have a problem it will not idle but will immediately race wide open as soon as it starts. My name is Len
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Hi Len, my name is ***** ***** I will be helping you today. Are the throttle plates on the carbs in the fully closed position when this happens?
Also, is there any kind of story or history on this engine that you can share with me?