How to Troubleshoot an Evinrude Motor?

Answer Evinrude/Johnson make quality outboard motors. However, as with most machines that are exposed to the elements on a prolonged basis, wear and tear can occur. The problems are fairly simple to diagn... Read More »

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How to Change the Impeller in an Evinrude Motor?

The Evinrude marine outboard motor uses a water pump in the lower unit case to circulate water through the engine passages and manifold. The water pump keeps the motor within normal operating tempe... Read More »

What is the gas mix ratio for a 15 horsepower Evinrude motor?

Two-stroke motors, like the 15-horsepower Evinrude, require premixing two-cycle oil with gas. Evinrude recommends for motors manufactured after 1964 using a 50:1 ratio of gasoline to oil, with the ... Read More »

How do I Troubleshoot an Evinrude 75 HP?

There is nothing like dropping that 75 HP Evinrude outboard motor into the water and blasting off across the bay. Evinrude/Johnson are names synonymous with boating and they are known and trusted w... Read More »

How to Replace the Shear Pin on an Evinrude Outboard Motor?

An Evinrude outboard motor uses a shear pin to protect the propeller from accidental impact. The shear pin will break off when the propeller hits something underwater, such as a rock, tree stump, o... Read More »