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Dominick, Marine Mechanic
Category: Boat
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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 1987 15hp outboard that is boging down has no speed

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hi, i have a 1987 15hp johnson outboard that is boging down has no speed at all from slow
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Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 2 months ago.

H​ello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with? I read what you wrote. Do you have a model number on the outboard? Is there any kind of history or story you can share with me on this outboard, have you ever personally seen it run correctly?