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My 2001 yamaha outboard saltwater seiries 2 stroke runs great…

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My 2001 yamaha outboard saltwater...
My 2001 yamaha outboard saltwater seiries 2 stroke runs great up to 5700rpms and then cuts down to 5200 then 4800 then 4500 all in less than 5 minutes.
Do you have any idea what this could be.
Brandon Bishop in North kingstown RI
Submitted: 3 years ago.Category: Boat
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