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My outboard, 1984 evirn 30 hp, runs great til the motor

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My outboard , 1984...

My outboard , 1984 evirn 30 hp, runs great til the motor warms up then it wants to stall or bog down when i accerate

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It seems to be running rich ,getting fuel on the plugs

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Marine Mechanic: Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician replied 11 months ago

With engine off squeeze the primer bulb. Does the bulb get hard or does it continue to get soft? Do you have fuel coming out the front of the carburetor when squeezing the primer bulb?

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