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I have a 2008 Wellcraft 232 Fisherman powered with a 225 HP…

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I have a 2008 Wellcraft 232 Fisherman powered with a 225 HP Yamaha. Is there any reason I can't re-power with a new 300 HP Yamaha ?

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Thinking about re-powering 208 Wellcraft 232 Fisherman with a new 300 hp Yamaha. Currently has a 225 Yamaha....Any problems with that ?

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Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with? According to my records the boat is rated for up to 300 horsepower. So I don't see any reason why you can't repower with a 300. Did you have a more specific question on the issue?

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