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Our motor doesn't go down...
Our motor doesn't go down when pushing the trailer and down buttons (no sound at all). Is this a fuse issue or something else?
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Boat
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6/7/2015
Marine Mechanic: Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician replied 2 years ago
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Hello. My name is***** is either a fuse issue or a battery connection issue. Does the engine crank? Is this an outboard or a sterndrive motor?
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I quess it's a sterndrive motor (sorry.. I don't have my boat materials with me). Yew the engine does crank.
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
That was YES>
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
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Hello??? I have 10 minutes left... Please let me know if you are still there...
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Marine Mechanic: Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician replied 2 years ago
Yes I was with other customers sorry.There is a fuse on the trim pump. http://i.imgur.com/T2vqIod.jpg Circled in red.
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Got it! Thank you!
Marine Mechanic: Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician replied 2 years ago
Was the fuse blown?
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I'm not at the boat right now. Will check it out later. Thanks!!
Marine Mechanic: Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician replied 2 years ago
Ok your welcome...........Thank you........Tan If you have had the battery out or disconnected be sure all the wires have been reconnected. The trim unit connects directly to the battery. The black ground is the one that gets left off. It is possible you have a bad switch. But lets do these checks first. Post back with findings. The question will stay open even after rating. Post back if you need further assistance.
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