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Experience:  25 Years Experience as Mechanic, 20 Yrs Boat Yard Owner/Mechanic, Factory Certified
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I have a 1996 mercury 2 stroke 125hp i was on the lake and

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i have a 1996 mercury 2 stroke 125hp i was on the lake and it stopped running and it will not restart it turns over okay and has gas
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?

Have you checked to see if the engine has any spark?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Kevinno spark
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

Hi Kevin. Is the emergency stop switch clip in place?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
it's in the run position
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

The ignition system is going to need to be troubleshot in order to find out why there is no spark. That takes a decent quality volt/ohm meter like a Fluke as well as the knowledge to use it. Do you have a meter, and do you know how to take electrical resistance measurements?

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