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Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician
Category: Boat
Satisfied Customers: 11052
Experience:  40 yrs. experience with complete engine repairs both inboard/outboard and MerCruiser Certified Technician.
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I have a 1998 Sea Ray 190 and I was told that when I

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I have a 1998 Sea Ray 190 and I was told that when I accidentally crossed the negative and positive wires on the battery that it fried my starter fuse it's a 4.3 mercruiser my question is when I replace this fuse should I have power again? And be able to start the boat?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Tan replied 1 year ago.

Hello. My name is Tan.

Yes you should be able to operate the boat normally if there was no issues before you connected the battery backwards.

Post back if you have an issue after replacing the fuse.

Thank you........Tan

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