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Charles, Marine Mechanic
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I want to change my 2005 Merc 2 cycle short shaft (15") to a

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I want to change my 2005 Merc 2 cycle short shaft (15") to a 20" longshaft. Have located a unit on EBAY. Seller claims his longshaft is from a 2001 Merc..model OT222887. Claims lower unit will fit Mercs 2 cycle 6/8/9.9/15 from 1994-2006. Will his unit fit my Merc 2 cycle 15 hp: Model 1-015201DD. SER# *****?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Charles replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is***** will assist you today.

The gear housing is the same on both motors. The difference is the length of the driveshaft housing. Are you buying that as well?