I copied this from my dealer page for your pleasure. Its not the impeller thats off its the case that holds the impeller. The serial number, along with the horse power for Mercury outboards, will tell you the year model only. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. Care to buy us a beer? The information, software, products, and services published on this web site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. When you find the serial number range that matches your engine, you can look across the chart to find your engine's model year.
This was no small feat realizing Evinrude was only producing slightly more than this volume at the time. Japanese Mariner motors have a totally different serial number scheme, e. Many newer Mercury outboards have the model year stated prominently on this sticker. P art's at central warehouse, you'll get it next month. Parts ordered from this website may or may not be in dealer stock at the time of order.
. The latest serial number labels display a 2-digit number in a box at the lower right portion of the label. For engines built prior to 2006, contact any Mercury Marine dealer. To find the year model of a Mercury outboard, you need to know two things, the serial number, and the horsepower rating. The serial number, and hp rating of a particular engine, is compared to a model year chart to determine the year of manufacture.
The serial number format is the same. These digits coincide with the last two digits of the year in which the outboard was manufactured. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. N o clue what's wrong! There is no way to find the model year of motors with significantly higher serial numbers than listed in these guides. 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. Models produced in the early 80's and later, also have a model and … year designation printed on the serial number label. In late 1999, we started our first message board.
My old impeller looked fine , but I think I read too much and get paranoid about maintenance. Enter the engine's serial number in the block provided and you get the engine's model year and a comprehensive parts list. Please review our before you place an order. 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. It seems the outboard makers want to keep it a secret. Phone: 802-247-4700 Fax: 802-419-3055 eMail: info marineengine. If not, locate the product identification plate on the engine mounting bracket.
Finding the model year of your Mercury outboard may be as simple as looking at its title if your state requires your Merc to carry its own, separate title. Backed by decades of innovation and leadership, Mercury outboards are built to go the distance, delivering legendary performance driven by forward-thinking technology. These digits coincide with the last two digits of the year in which the outboard was manufactured. Hard for me to imagine it is supose to be that way and hard to imagine it is mutant. T hat motor's 7 years old!! 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. How would you like to compare notes, if it were possible, on respective accomplishments on our day of reckoning---as well as our wrongs? It is silver in color, and resembles an automotive freeze plug. O ur techs only fix late models.
I would like to know what year my outboard is. 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. Mercury Marine History of the Company Mercury Marine turned 75 years old in 2014. N o clue what's wrong! Remember, all orders receive free technical support from the MasterTech! I took it apart last night and have the impeller on my desk, the impeller is off center 2mm so the paddles are scrunched on one side and not so much on the other. Getting the impeller to slide over the sheer pin took 3 beers and 3 cigarettes. Boat Motor Manuals Outboard Motor Repair Manuals Evinrude outboard manuals Johnson outboard manuals Mercury outboard manuals Mariner outboard manuals Force outboard manuals Chrysler outboard manuals Yamaha outboard manuals Honda outboard manuals Suzuki outboard manuals Nissan outboard manuals Tohatsu outboard manuals. Outboard Motors Nobody makes a more reliable, powerful, and efficient lineup of outboard motors than Mercury: , , , , and.