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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 2001 25hp which will not go into forward gear .it

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Hello , my name is ***** ***** have a 2001 25hp Johnson which will not go into forward gear .it does go into neutral & reverse . It has also broken the plastic linkage up the top end of the motor . This motor is cursed . Can you please tell me if its a common problem with this motor . ( gearbox has had it .?) another costly repair ......
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 9 months ago.

Hi Pete, good morning my name is***** this engine tiller control, or remote control with a separate shifter handle?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Hi Jason , this Johnson has a separate shifter handle & is engine tiller control .
Hope this helps you out . Thanks again Pete .
Expert:  Tan replied 8 months ago.

Hi Pete. My name is Tan.

Could I get the engine model number please?

Have you checked the gear lube?

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