The FourStroke 90 and FourStroke 115 models will also be offered with a 4. Pricing may exclude any added parts, accessories or installation unless otherwise noted. Superior fuel efficiency across the powerband. Popular brands include Evinrude, Honda, Mercury, Tohatsu and Yamaha. So each engine has 2ft of gas line with bulb installed in middle going to separator and 1ft of gas line from the separator to the main gas line connection. July 23, 2014 The new Mercury 115 FourStroke is smaller, lighter, more powerful and perhaps more versatile than any motor in this key segment of the outboard market, and it was introduced at an event in Wisconsin lately that also noted the 75th anniversary of the founding of in the state.
Competitive financing rates and terms are also available. However, using our natural math skills, we dug even further and discovered more variation than we originally saw. While the horsepower can be the same, an inboard motor will be lighter than an outboard, meaning the boat will be quicker. This standard streamlined gearcase delivers the best performance on lighter coastal fishing boat hulls, like aluminum or fiberglass skiffs, flats boats and small bay boats with modified-vee running bottoms. Heaven knows none of us were math majors in college. Send your ideas and insights to and we'll put the best ones on our Facebook page. According to their research, a 40 h.
Well, for one, we hope to give those devoted readers more insight into the sometimes confusing world of choosing an outboard for your craft. As with all Mercury outboards we build we have removed the oil injection. Now when I pump gas from the separator to the engines it feels like I'm pumping air, when I do get some gas in the engine filters most just drains back into the separator. Application From here, it's a process of deciding how much additional horsepower will do for you. None of the engines will run with out dying unless i run at higher rpm. The portable outboard lineup of Mercury includes the with a built in fuel tank, the Mercury which features choice of 15 inch or 20 inch shaft length.
The Command Thrust case delivered a modest gain in hole shot 10. The casting number is on the starboard side of the block where the crankcase halves meet. The benefit is that they are some of the easiest four-strokes to maintain and keep running with a minimum of tools and special knowledge. As with all Mercury products you will have excellent parts and service availability They are Extremely popular. We're including the raw numbers here in hopes some of our more mathematically inclined readers will be able to glean even more information from this article. While the motors in this category may not offer the glamour and technical flash of those at the top of the line, the segment does represent 30 percent of annual sales, according to Mercury.
These motors wind up on a wide variety of boats, in water from the Florida flats to the Lake of the Woods, and in some applications may prove a viable alternative to much heavier 150-hp models. The problem is that the small primer bulb simply does not have the suction power to draw fuel up a line, through fuel water separators and filters. Financing can be arranged and we accept trade ins. Common shaft lengths include 15, 20 and 25 inches. I didn't think that both tanks with loose their pick up tubes but they did. No tools are required to change the fuel filter, which takes less than a minute to swap out for a fresh one.
What this shows is that manufacturers are definitely interested in creating tidy price jumps to match up with the standardized horsepower ratios in the industry. Consult the chart and enjoy the feeling of knowing what you're talking about when discussing power options with a dealer. The costs to install a new outboard motor will depend on the size of the motor, where you live and which dealer you hire. We know the readers who take the time to turn to the back of our magazine to read the Power Profile feature each month are the devoted boaters. Most Mercury Motors come with 3 years Factory Warranty with your choice to upgrade or extend it with Gold or Platinum Product Protection!! Core Info Core value is primarily based on the condition of your block and crank shaft. Please read our for more info.
Intended to optimize performance on light, fast boats, it produces 15 percent less drag than the gearcase it replaces, according to Mercury. It very light weight 348lbs compared to the newer 4 stroke outboards. Sale prices include all applicable offers. That same source told me the previous, 1. After it reaches operating temp, re connect your fuel bulb line to your main tank and fire it up on high idle to create the vacuum pressure your fuel pump diaphragm uses to draw fuel from the tank through the entire fuel system. The horsepower can range anywhere from 15 to 115 h.
I took the fuel pump apart and looked to see if there was anything worng and it looked strong and clean. Both are bonuses provided by the 22-pitch that the motor can handle, thanks to the low gear ratio. I think that both of my tanks would go bad at the same time. Family Ties In concept, the new 2. Core value is primarily based on the condition of your block and crank.
Price is subject to availability and may change without notice. Come and leave with engine rigged and ran correctly by Certified Mercury Technicians! Initial Consistency After the number crunching, the thing that stood out like a sore thumb was the consistency visible as you go from 40 to 250 horsepower. If purchased online, additional shipping fees may apply, depending on the retailer. For more information, please call toll free 866-572-1051. Delivery is available and trades will be considered. The larger torpedo, combined with a bigger-diameter prop, can lift a heavy boat onto plane more easily and hold it there at lower speeds without impacting top speed.
The combination of the lower gear ratio and larger blade diameter of the Enertia's three-blade stainless steel wheel enabled the Scout to hit a top speed of 43. That added displacement creates more low-end torque to pop your boat up on plane faster, accelerate with authority and provide optimal fuel efficiency at cruising speeds. Mercury says it has more than 17,000 testing hours behind the new 2. Fuel contamination can be prevented by installing a Racor filter and checking it regularly. Design features borrowed from the 150 FourStroke include a light-weight cowl that provides outstanding sound reduction, the Focused Mount System that reduces vibration, and a large muffler.