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60 hp "2000" idles fine at first after bringing it up to

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60 hp "2000 " idles fine at first after bringing it up to half to full throttle it boggs down nd dies. Hard to restart. I replaced the gas completely ( thier was water ) I replaced the fuel pump. Thank you 4 ur help
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

Hi Randy, my name is Jason

Is this engine a 2 stroke or a 4 stroke, Mercury made both that year. If you have the serial number on the engine handy so I can run it that would be best.

Next, what is the story on the outboard? Was it sitting a long time? When did it last make full power?