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i have a 1999 115 johnson outboard. the motor runs on just the two cyls on the port side. all four spark plugs are getting a good blue spark. the temps on the starboard cyl head is not getting hot. i … read more
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I all ready payed but motor still doesn't run rite 75 hp 4
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My one year old 5 hp Honda outboard will not idle or run unless
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I have a 79 model 85 hp johnson only running on the port side
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Hi I have a 1987 40hp mariner e t l o I cleaned the twin carbs.
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i have a 87/88 mariner 115 inline 6,at idle it runs ok,
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I have a 1987 115 hp and it will not hold idle...my mechanic
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I have a 25 horse 2004 Johnson outboard -- have cleaned gas,
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A 70 hp, cranks and idles fine, does good for about 1/4 throttle
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