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Experience:  25 Years Experience as Mechanic, 20 Yrs Boat Yard Owner/Mechanic, Factory Certified
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1988omc outdrive makes clicking noise going up and down with

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1988omc outdrive makes clicking noise going up and down with engine not running
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Tan replied 1 year ago.
Hello. My name is***** to the trim pump and check power going to the trim motor this will be the large green and blue wire. You should have voltage on the green when pushing trim button down and voltage to the blue switch up position.Can you post the engine model number please?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
3 liter
Expert:  Tan replied 1 year ago.
Ok at the trim pump we need to check voltage on the wires going to the trim motor. The plug # ***** has the wires you need to test. Test for voltage at the blue up trim and the green down trim. Post back with findings. Clicking of the trim is either low voltage to the solenoids, bad relays or bad trim motor. The solenoids # ***** are on the bracket # ***** If no voltage to blue or green check the large 50 amp fuse in the fuse holder large red. If fuse is good then check voltage on the red wires going to the relays when activating the trim. Post back with findings.

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