I copied this from my dealer page for your pleasure. Engine manufacturer Mercury Marine makes the Optimax outboard motor in two sizes: 150 horsepower and 135 horsepower. Over the years, manufacturers have changed where this information is located on an outboard. This number located on the starboard side of the block where the two halves of the block come together. There are numbers stamped on your carburetor. 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.
Complete Engines, Lower Units and Sterndrives excluded. First, these would be on a metal tag and stamped with the numbers. Browning earned a Bachelor of Arts in English language and literature from the University of Virginia. If that fails, all is not lost. You can get a rough idea of standard transit times from the map above.
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. If for any reason that number may have been changed, removed, or can no longer be read, every Mercury had a freeze plug, which is on the powerhead and about the size of a quarter. Using our Mercury Marine Parts Catalog you will quickly find the correct parts by entering your Mercury Mercruiser Serial Number. In the case of Mercury Outboard Parts, Mercruiser Engine Parts, and Mercruiser Sterndrive parts it's the Serial Number that's used to identify the configuration of the Mercruiser Engine, Mercury Outboard or Mercruiser Sterndrive. Valley Marine has the new or used boat to fit your needs with over 40 boats on site. I'll try to be as complete as possible below, while keeping this reasonably simple. Another is when you are ordering parts; knowing your serial number and supplying it to the parts vendor means that you will receive the proper parts for your motor model.
On later model Mercury engines, the serial number was located on the swivel bracket, as shown in the picture below. Simply enter the original model or serial number assigned to your outboard motor by Mercury Marine. Then putting the lower in back on - having the water tube, shaft drive, shift shaft, bolts all line up was not fast either. I am not chainging it for a few years. If the number washed out, you may find a small sticker either on the cylinder head cover or the starter bracket. Force outboards used model numbers on vinyl tags, many of which washed out. Once they switched over to the tags, this was another number that often washed out and could no longer be read.
Hey guys, I don't know about maxrules. Our No Sales Pressure Guarantee means you can give us a call or stop in our dealership in Yakima to talk boats and see if we have a new or used Lund, Lowe, Hewescraft, Weldcraft, North River, Mastercraft, Smoker Craft, Tracker Marine, Thunder Jet, Northwest Boats, Northwest Jet, Jon boat, fish and ski, pontoon, welded boat, aluminum boat or family boat to suit your needs. Also, they have parts not available here, though I bought most of my parts here. Unfortunately, you'll often find that the vinyl tag has washed out. O ur techs only fix late models. Rely on three sources to find the serial number for your 150 Optimax Mercury Marine. 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.
If the tag is not in evidence on top of the power head, look on the lower-starboard side of the power head. It was one of Michigan's first social networks. To answer your question it is a zero,but a o will work it converts it to a 0 when entered. . Its not the impeller thats off its the case that holds the impeller. Early Chrysler models stamped it on a metal plate and it was placed under the carburetors, inside the lower cowling, or pan. With Yamaha, Mercury and Honda outboard service technicians and a helpful and friendly staff, they will treat you like family.
There are 2 locations where you may find this number. Its no secret that the most reliable way to ensure getting the correct parts for that Mercury Outboard or Mercruiser Sterndrive Engine is by going directly to the specific Mercruiser Product Diagram associated with your Mercury Marine Serial Number. Take those numbers and google them or email us. On the in-line four cylinder, it is normally located on the lower starboard right side of the powerhead, toward the rear, just under the ignition system mounting plate. It seems the outboard makers want to keep it a secret. You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion. Also, we are now a Mastercraft Dealership.
If the label has been removed, the number is also stamped into a round metal cover. The transom bracket connects the engine to the rear of your boat, suspending the engine in mid-air behind the boat instead of hanging the engine over the edge of the boat, according to Marine Engine Digest. Our dealership has serviced over 40,000 boaters since 1954 and Valley Marine is a must stop boat dealership when looking to own a new fishing boat or pontoon. We service new and used boat buyers looking for family boats, pontoons and we specialize in fishing boats for the Northwest and central Washington. The company was the failing manufacturer of the Thor Outboard Motor.
Chrysler Outboards Chrysler outboards work by a model number. Later, the numbers were printed on a vinyl tag. Our boats are powered with Mercury, Honda and Yamaha outboards and a few MerCruiser and Volvo Penta stern drives. It can usually be found on a either a metal plate on earlier models or a sticker on later models. W e don't make parts for those.