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2002 Mercury 75 hp Motor seems to not get fuel. have fuel to…

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2002 Mercury 75 hp...

2002 Mercury 75 hp Motor seems to not get fuel. have fuel to fuel pump & replaced diaphragm. engine will start & keep running as long as I keep hitting the choke. dies without using choke.

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Have fuel to & thru fuel pump & I also replaced the pump diaphragm. Engine runs as lom

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Ng as I keep pushing the choke every time it runs out of fuel. Also the filter is clean took off & blew it out as well.

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Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 10 months ago

Do you have the serial number of the engine handy?

How long has the engine been sitting unused?

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