Contact and Shipping : Simon Performance Technology 1900 Joe Crosson Dr. Corrosion and salt build up, anodes melt away, scaling clogs passages and gets into places it doesn't belong, and then you're left with major damage and a major repair bill. Then let the engine idle until it runs out of fuel. Please allow us to help you maintain your boating pleasure by providing a top quality friendly service at an affordable price, while keeping your troubles, expenses and downtime to a minimum. This was no small feat realizing Evinrude was only producing slightly more than this volume at the time. Secondly, he notes that adding a fuel stabilizer to the tank each and every time you fill up is a must.
And particularly on smaller, carbureted motors, the fuel system should be drained down every time the boat will sit unused for more than a few days at a time. How would you like to compare notes, if it were possible, on respective accomplishments on our day of reckoning---as well as our wrongs? Rigorous Vehicle simulated Final testing is conducted prior to shipping your module. And thus Mercury Outboards were born by Kiekhaefer and his 25 employees working 18 hours per day, 7 days a week. The first step in this process is to start the engine, and disconnect the fuel line. Solving all current and known future issues.
Mercury Outboard Parts and Mercury Marine Motors are among the most popular outboard motors for sale today. We are pleased to offer you, our customer, the best outboard rebuild and power head re-manufacturing on the market. This shouldn't be a surprise, since outboards have been growing in popularity for many years now. Kiekhaefer had 3 unique qualities that made him less than the ideal employee 1 He had a keen eye to see inherent flaws in mechanical designs, 2 He often fixated and worked tirelessly trying to fix those flaws, 3 He couldn't stand to work alongside anyone that didn't possess those first two qualities. Thanks to modern ethanol issues, fuel systems can be finickier than ever. Little to Carl's knowledge and his true desire to get into the Magnetic Separator business, these outboard motors would be the predecessor to the now world famous Mercury Outboard Motors. Chris's first answer came without hesitation: fuel systems.
So we decided to ask Chris Breeden, the service manager at Norfolk Marine and a Yamaha Master Tech, which outboard problem he saw with the most regularity. Next, place a rag under the carburetor and open up the carb drain screw. It works with windows 7 , 8 , 10. You are able to flash it with the upgrade then flash it back to stock anytime you would like. We have many years of experience rebuilding, repairing, modifying and servicing all makes of outboard motors. Mercury Marine History of the Company Mercury Marine turned 75 years old in 2014. Once all the remaining fuel has drained away, the engine can sit for several months without any issues.
Simply enter the original model or serial number assigned to your outboard motor by Mercury Marine. Your controller is Pre-tested, failures are identified, we implement our permanent rebuild solution for Long Lasting Reliability. Looking back at this exciting history, as with many outboard companies it's roots can be traced back to its very unique founder; Carl Kiekhaefer. In fact, Chris showed us the inside of an outboard that hadn't been flushed regularly and it was a mess—to the tune of thousands of dollars in repair bills. The next most common problem Chris sees is damage due to saltwater use without freshwater flushing.
Making sure the fuel in your tank stays good is, of course, a separate issue for more information on long-term fuel storage, read Ethanol Winterizing Tips. This includes: Removing and inspecting the spark plugs Performing a compression test Installing new spark plugs Testing the thermostat Changing the gearbox oil Pressure testing the gearbox Removing the propeller and checking for fishing line Greasing the pivot and tilt tube as well as various linkages Cleaning the fuel filter and Changing the water pump impeller All music available at All writing available at. The company was the failing manufacturer of the Thor Outboard Motor. As part of the purchase Kiekhaefer inherited 384 Thor Outboard Motors after they were rejected from a 500 unit order by Montgomery Ward because they simply didn't work. Although being labeled the father of Mercury Outboards, its interesting that Kiekhaefer actually worked as a draftsman for Evinrude outboard motors in 1927 however was fired after just 3 months employment with Evinrude. In this video we go through a complete service of a two stroke outboard.
It is our mission to provide top-quality services to our customers, allowing them a hassle-free boating experience at the dock or while underway. . We also provide mobile marine repair services. What's more convenient than using our simple Mercury Direct Online Diagrams to shop from the convenience of your home. . .
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