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      The first thing I would check is sync and link. There is a pick up point for the carburetor throttle roller where it contacts the mag...
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      Does it run smoothly when the RPMs decrease? or Does it sound rough and did the RPMS drop quickly?
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      Pappy replied to the thread 1959 Sea King.
      Found them. These are a matching pair of 1959 Sea King 35hp engines. Total estimated time on the engines is less than 40hrs and...
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      Pappy replied to the thread 1959 Sea King.
      Go to Fiberglassics. they have a great section for aluminum boats. Your engine is a 1956 30hp. A one-year only engine. Nice one to have...
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      Pappy replied to the thread Sealants.
      I will second that. Has been the go to sealer for those in the know for decades and decades.
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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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