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      Pappy replied to the thread what size motor.
      Do you enjoy vintage engines on your vintage boat? As has been mentioned there are tons of these Big Twin style engines out there and...
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      Pappy replied to the thread Cable/pulley steering vs rotary ?.
      BTW Marine engine has one of P/N 976376 pulley which is what you are looking for.
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      Pappy replied to the thread Cable/pulley steering vs rotary ?.
      LOL my thoughts exactly! Typical "I know a guy that had a friend who..........." response.
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      Pappy replied to the thread Johnson 15 hp Cuts Out.
      You're not quite done with it. With an overheat as severe as yours you have probably melted the water tube grommets beneath the...
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      Pappy replied to the thread 67 Evinrude 18 modified to a 25 ?.
      Sure! they are plentiful. Get the later model gearcase and use it as well.
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      Pappy replied to the thread Primer bulbs.
      The bigger Yamahas come WITH a primer bulb in the rigging box!!
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      Pappy replied to the thread Primer bulbs.
      Realistically I have probably rigged well over 500 pontoons (that number is conservative) in the last several years. Every single one...
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      Pappy replied to the thread Primer bulbs.
      Thought you would have picked up on the answer by now but......the answer is YES, you need a primer. Unless you want to absolutely wear...
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      Pappy replied to the thread Primer bulbs.
      A primer bulb does not stop at the fuel pump. It takes the place of the fuel pump and will prime a system all the way to the fuel bowl...
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      Pappy replied to the thread 67 Evinrude 18 modified to a 25 ?.
      You would be correct. Plus you are effectively adding somewhere around 38% more horsepower and no extra weight. It is a really good and...
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      Pappy replied to the thread Vent hole.
      Let me be the first to roll my eyes then. The comment was made that gear oil was visible or at least what he thinks was gear oil. If the...
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      Pappy replied to the thread 67 Evinrude 18 modified to a 25 ?.
      With that engine you can literally bolt on a 25hp complete powerhead and go.
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      Pappy replied to the thread Vent hole.
      check the simple things first how about it? Right off the bat folks are assuming you are correct in your diagnosis. That may lead to an...
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      Pappy replied to the thread Cable/pulley steering vs rotary ?.
      OEM pulleys are still available. I see them on Ebay quite often. I just bought some for the G3 project recently. You are correct on the...
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      Pappy replied to the thread Cable/pulley steering vs rotary ?.
      Your marina would not touch it because they probably have no clue about it. I currently run both styles in my boats. My older boats...
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