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Just boght a 25 hp tiller yamaha outboard the handle

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Just boght a 25 hp tiller yamaha outboard the handle vibrates pretty bad at idle and in drive at idle slight throttle,brand new 2016,also would not go slower than 2 mph could these issues be cause my boets only 14ft ,its a sturdy starcraft

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the tiller? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

Yamaha f25swhc brand new 2016

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

No just want to know if this is normal for the handle to vibrate or idle speed is because the size of boat i have the motor back at dealer on my boat and deciding if i want to keep it

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

You tell me

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Boat
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Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with? It's normal for the handle to vibrate at idle, but it should smooth out and that vibration should go away once you throttle up a bit. Does it smooth out or do you always have that vibration?

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