View Full Version : General Q & A




  1. Fuel Pump
  2. 29 Fountain
  3. Lifter looks funny
  4. Fast Cats, 25 & 26
  5. Flat tappett?
  6. Anyone using Dana's FLO-Torque manifolds?
  7. touch up paint on swim platform
  8. Gimbals
  9. Alternators
  10. shortie for Christmas
  11. defect in the Merlin III block
  12. some people know how to listen = rmbuilder
  13. drive locks off if no key?
  14. Good Blower Cam?
  15. If you keep your boat on a lift
  16. power for electric fuel pumps ?
  17. Mechanical Fuel Pump For Gen V ???
  18. Dual Battery Switches
  19. how wel does a ford 7.3L non turbo desl pull?
  20. Painting exhaust manifolds
  21. Electric shifter
  22. Dialing in the props...
  23. valve cover gaskets
  24. "Newer" Merc Exchaust?
  25. Electrical and rigging question...
  26. 5 Blade Props.
  27. Transom Pick up ?
  28. Extension Box
  29. Piston rings cracking?
  30. Land & Sea Model 600 Hydro Electric Transon Jack
  31. OMC guys... new question. Shifters.
  32. Basic things about rebuilding an engine?
  33. Wiring Harness help Where can I get one
  34. Closed Cooling Diagram
  35. Counter rotating outdrives
  36. whats a better rod billet olivers or carrillo?
  37. Are the heads the same?
  38. Gil exhaust risers with 6 inch rise
  39. V6 Module on 800SC
  40. Arneson conversion for 388 Slingshot
  41. Kiekhaefer Zero Effort Throttles
  42. Solid vs. Hydraulic Roller (Performance)
  43. OMC guys... I know you're out there. Ignition system question.
  44. Trim/Tilt System Problem(s)
  45. After Winterization
  46. valve covers
  47. eddie marine thunder exhaust
  48. Drive bleeds off
  49. Best Water Impeller Replacement
  50. I sonic checked my block today…
  51. Question about a merc to volvo marine engine swap
  52. 500HP Intakes and Carbs
  53. whats up with 2 power steering pumps and 1 is a dummy?
  54. Diesel oil change interval and preferred oil?
  55. measuring tongue weight?
  56. Need cam help
  57. Question about exhaust system
  58. ok this may be a stupid question......
  59. Trailer Brakes ?
  60. Prop Torque on Bravo I
  61. Closed Cooling
  62. What model outdrive is this?
  63. ? the best drill bit/easy out for oliver rod bolts
  64. whats d best 1/2 impact wrench for rod bolts
  65. Trailer Backing Into Garage
  66. Performance parts for small blocks?
  67. Antifreeze (Red or Green)
  68. GM 502 Gen VI Sonic Test
  69. gm bowtie block
  70. Considering repainting Bravo I's. What to use???
  71. Dressing Up An Engine
  72. Drain Blocks
  73. 500 EFI Chip?
  74. Left seat throttle..
  75. Dyno, get to work!
  76. So what is the limit of #6 drive?
  77. Caling Party Yacht
  78. Blueprinting hulls?
  79. SSM-5 vs. Arneson #6
  80. what is the diff between a ssmIII and a ssm3A
  81. Do I need external steering? If so what kind?
  82. any info on ssm speed master 3
  83. High Volume sea pump options
  84. 525EFI Winterization
  85. Is this motor winterized safely?
  86. Roller Cam selection
  87. TRS or SSM II Speedmaster drives
  88. Bravo 1 vs 2
  89. Should I get Head from Brodix
  90. Question about a Flame Arrestor!
  91. Rectangle Port Heads
  92. poor dyno score on 540,s
  93. Mercury 525EFI Valve Covers
  94. Freeze - will this work?
  95. its steering
  96. Outboard Gurus
  97. Gen VI Timing Set
  98. HP500 Drain plug thread size?
  99. crane roller rocker's?
  100. Need drive help
  101. raise x dimension????
  102. Prochagrer Reliability???
  103. Best Aluminum heads
  104. smallblock power
  105. Velvet drive (C-72) Transmission conversion
  106. Speaker Wire, What Gauge To Use?
  107. Mercury 300x lower units
  108. Ilmor V10 Who HAs Expierence?
  109. Fuel Flow Meter
  110. Torque Monsters
  111. Crusader Engines
  112. Chevy rectangle port heads
  113. Merc 502 spitting oil
  114. Removing ink (pen) from seat cushions?
  115. Aluminum and Salt Water
  116. carburetor/flame arrestor
  117. 500 hp 1999 rear main failure?
  118. Question for the fiberglass experts.
  119. Biggus? How are your buddies 383 crate motors doing?
  120. bravo one drive resivoirs
  121. Who's the best in Marine NOS
  122. Generator Formula 382
  123. Psi
  124. Fusioncoat?
  125. tach is fluttering
  126. Florida engine builders
  127. Small-block oil pump
  128. Whipple Q's Need Help
  129. 500 efi cylinder heads??
  130. stripping powdercoat?
  131. electric fuel pumps for a 540ci
  132. Tech Help
  133. Fuel and Octane
  134. Stripped out fiberglass screw hole - how to fix?
  135. Antifouling Ssomething like it
  136. ADVISE on 454 STROKER CRANK
  137. chevy 502
  138. Top cylinder lubrication???
  139. Repowering '85 Cig 20, will I have enough space to fit a 377 scorpion?
  140. Backing off rocker for winter
  141. Who makes these external steering brackets?
  142. hydrohoist?
  143. Easy question for winter storage
  144. Painting 500efi's block & heads
  145. Alpha Gen 2
  146. 500 efi alternators??
  147. 575SCi Mercs
  148. AFR Exhaust Ports (Pipe Dreams?)
  149. Who's the best at reprogramming ECU's
  150. 500hp Vs 500efi Heads
  151. Marking bolt heads and nuts to check for movement
  152. Rhoads hyd. lifters
  153. Single Dominator vs Dual Dominators
  154. Gen 6 Heads
  155. generator prices
  156. Aftermarket flame arrestors
  157. is through prop exhaust ok with a 540?
  158. Merc. 525SC
  159. 1000+ HP What muffler- Outlaws??
  160. 500 Efi
  161. Rebuilt engines in progress
  162. 502 crankshaft questions
  163. 502 crankshaft
  164. 29 Scarab Small Bloack Question?
  165. Why did I wipe out a cam lobe?
  166. Bravo III won't go down
  167. low water pick up on bravo's
  168. Junk In The Trunk...I Mean Tank
  169. nova prop advice needed
  170. drive shower for new bravo
  171. Water intakes molded in hull bottom Q's
  172. Bravo Trim Cylinder Length
  173. replacing rub rail ?
  174. What's the best marine battery?
  175. Jesel Sportsman and Other Shaft Rockers
  176. Vortecs to IronEagle200?
  177. Best way to get 600 hp?
  178. Can anyone help me?
  179. New Hull Manufacturing Technique
  180. cam question, stroke vs. duration @ .050
  181. Intercoms/WHAT IS THE BEST DEAL?
  182. Extension boxes for a 38KV with TRS
  183. Hp500
  184. TRS vs BRAVO
  185. Battery Tray Mounting
  186. What's the best way to get rid of oxidized gelcoat
  187. spinelli 25 pitch vs. 24 hydro's
  188. Disable Rev Limiter??
  189. 496 ho horse power upgrade
  190. Raylar Package
  191. XS Performance hydraulic steering
  192. oil / power steering cooler replacement ?'s
  193. Can you remove water from the filter
  194. Gain 8-10 mph on top end and mid-range in 28 Daytona 496 ho's, ideas?
  195. ITS drive Question
  196. Anyone with ITS drives on a 42 Sonic?
  197. Engine Smoke
  198. Fuel tank bladder
  199. Weiand 277 ?
  200. Lifting Straps
  201. Lost Prop in Key West
  202. alignment tool for Bravo 1
  203. Patterson Custom Boats Headers
  204. any idea's ?
  205. Bravo drive length
  206. Can you identify this blower?
  207. A little something I've been working on....
  208. shorten bravo or sportmaster
  209. Trim Tabs
  210. Mercruiser Scan tool
  211. broken trim indicator
  212. How nuch H.P.....
  213. 1993 Chevy 1 ton 4l80e transmission question
  214. Changing Supercharger Oil
  215. Switching tabs from Insta Trim to 280 K planes
  216. Switching tabs from Insta Trim to 280 K planes
  217. 420 HP How much oil?
  218. What type of Spark Plugs and Gap?
  219. drive height x-dim question
  220. 496 ho question for tyler crockett ?
  221. Fel Pro 1047 ??
  222. 454/310 motor replacement options
  223. Difference btwn cams??
  224. bravo1, XR, XZ
  225. pitch vs diameter
  226. Oil Cooler Size?
  227. Transducer installation in Tampa area...
  228. Photo shop help?
  229. 502 running lean
  230. Bucket seats. Any ideas??
  231. Stereo Questions
  232. Paint for Merc SSM drives
  233. Closed cooling, and reverse rotation questions
  234. 8.1 496ho Mefi 4
  235. Nose Cones are they any good
  236. Bravo III Drive
  237. trim pumps
  238. Marinizing GM DuraMax Diesel
  239. 30' cigarette bullet
  240. what are the formulas update their hull
  241. Hydraulic trim pump
  242. Merlin Crate Motors
  243. 496HO in place of a 502Mag
  244. 496HO Plastic Top Shroud Question:
  245. AMSOil Pre-Charger Systems...
  246. Who is coming to PRI Dec. 9-11?
  247. What are the differences between 502MPI and a 500EFI ??
  248. Procharger 496 Ho With Cmi Headers?
  249. Which Crane "741" Camshaft?
  250. Anyone using Morel Lifters?
  251. BI Drive stuck on bell housing
  252. Is This A GenV Or GenVI Block???
  253. 1995 454 Magnum EFI internal specs???
  254. Camshaft Timing
  255. up grade to 525hp from 500 efi
  256. HP500 flame arrestor
  257. leaky exhaust manifolds baby!!!!!
  258. What are the limitations to the bravo 3?
  259. Bravo upgrades?
  260. oil return on dart blocks
  261. painting outdrives
  262. 4-blade bow lift
  263. Can Anyone Identify This Valve Spring???
  264. 353 fas tech more speed
  265. Land & Sea extension
  266. How much PSI of air to test Manifolds?
  267. 525 Oil and Filter
  268. Carb question
  269. Outdrive Supports for Travel
  270. Fuel Filter Danger
  271. Fuel pumps?
  272. Tilt problem
  273. compression, PSI
  274. ZZ502 Cam in a Merc 502MagMPI
  275. new glass for gauges?"coating" cracked?
  276. mirage props vs bravo1?
  277. Plug trim tab hole
  278. Hey Raylar!
  279. Whipples performance kit for HP500
  280. New Supercharger System introduced in Key West
  281. What Batteries?
  282. Billet XR or Teaque Platinum XR
  283. ECU Interface
  284. Aluminum dash gage panel thickness
  285. Oil and filter
  286. Rebuild 500Hps
  287. Cockpit cover
  288. Broken Bravo Drive
  289. Transom Angle
  290. '96 Chev 5.7L Vortec problems
  291. Dimple rod ?
  292. 502 cuts out at 4000 rpms
  293. Cam Help on 502
  294. setting base timing on a mpi with a jumper wire ???
  295. Trim pump test?
  296. 496 Oil Capacity?
  297. 1992 Volvo Drive / Max H.p.??
  298. Has anyone whippled their 525's
  299. Help Identify this 500EFI Cam??
  300. More boost?
  301. powder-coated diamond plate
  302. Drive Showers xr drives?
  303. timing chain and cover
  304. More HP... ?
  305. How much faster
  306. gen vi block
  307. Visual Difference between B&M 250 & 420
  308. Looking for HP500 exhaust riser(s)
  309. anyone running crane 661 cam?
  310. Blower Motors And Condensation
  311. Fountain 42
  312. Will 4.3 90* v6 bell housing work on 5.7
  313. In dash depth sounders
  314. Recommended Oil for fuel pump drive.
  315. Stripping powdercoat or anodizing
  316. Tail pipe water outlet
  317. 454 Mag MPI wiring harness pin assignments
  318. what kind of accessories do you use??
  319. 575 Sc
  320. Gen V Crankshaft
  321. Cylinder head compatability ????
  322. Drive Alignment Tool for XRs
  323. Spark Plugs
  324. Hustler 500efi engine tear down & Build Up
  325. crane 139661 cam for blower motor?
  326. Any one got a set of stock Merc. engine mounts laying around?
  327. How fast with 1.36 drives ???
  328. Gen 5 cyl head gasket mis match
  329. Dose NE1 have info for casting #'s for GM
  330. power loss on my chevy 454 in my truck question
  331. HELP-Cloudy Imron under full cover
  332. Info on 50ft HAWK ???
  333. Fuel supply, one-way tank valve question
  334. Pirelli flooring
  335. 496 HO - bulletproof upgrades
  336. Anybody know what seats are worth?
  337. 500 efi 350 hours
  338. HP500 Carb
  339. How much HP reliably with Oval port Merlin Heads?
  340. Cheapest Summer only boat insurance
  341. Better Exhaust, Little Space
  342. Engine cuts off
  343. Can A GenV become 522's???
  344. measurements of a 28 tall deck.
  345. Mercruiser Paint (Blue)
  346. Compression on BlowerMotor?
  347. B&M 420
  348. Draining the old gas?
  349. HP500 carb motors
  350. Prop question
  351. What kind of motor will 20k buy?
  352. used boats
  353. Over rev ?
  354. Overheat at idle
  355. small sea strainers for intercoolers?
  356. water front property
  357. Baja - Gps
  358. head gaskets, which ones??
  359. Trailer Axle Brake Placement
  360. 8.2 L 450 Hp ??
  361. 1998 502 Efi
  362. Whats the best rub rail?
  363. Trailer weight question?
  364. Konrad Outdrives
  365. x dimension??
  366. CMI Problem Help!
  367. anyone know the stock rocker size ?
  368. Engine dyno numbers
  369. exhaust systems
  370. Who can tell me what the tallest drive space made is for Bravo 1?
  371. Slick 50 TRS Drives
  372. bad gimbal to steering bushing
  373. flow bench in Northern IL
  374. Dry up the exhaust....
  375. main and rod bearing clearances
  376. Trim Cylinders Bravo 111
  377. Who makes Purple rockers?
  378. Prop(er) Rotation
  379. Reading HOURS from Eickert ECU ??
  380. drive upgrades
  381. Transom notch on a Scarab 38 KV
  382. Alpha 1 mystery Leak.
  383. 525sc's Rebuild
  384. bravo 1 problem. need drive gods help
  385. 496HO drain plugs...
  386. 502EFI problem
  387. Sender locations on HP500EFI
  388. Winterize 500 efi
  389. how big an a/c unit to cool a 35ft cig in fla
  390. Air Flow (naturally aspirated)---Head intake runner size VS cubic inches...
  391. K-plane pump mounting idea wanted
  392. Cam Driven Water pumps
  393. Good Oil Pressure ...
  394. Great discounts at drugs at Shipdrugs.com
  395. Corsa non selectable Q&Q
  396. Water circulation problems !!!
  397. there are 2 used konrad drives on ebay...
  398. extension box, shortie or both
  399. Mud In Block!? WTF
  400. Valve cover gaskets
  401. Need Cam and Carb Advice? Anything helps
  402. Cover Plate for Transom assy
  403. bravo drive life
  404. Camshaft identification ???
  405. Oil Temp Sender Positioning
  406. Steam/Smoke coming from port motor?
  407. Carb Rust?
  408. HP 500's
  409. Engin Balancing Question?
  410. Cam Help
  411. More Horse Power
  412. Inner tie-bar needed???
  413. 502 vs 454
  414. feedback on cobra blower motors...
  415. Bow Lights
  416. Dumb question: Merc 496 Mag vs. Chevy 3500HD 496 HO truck motor????
  417. Polishing Aluminum diamond plate?
  418. Pro and cons on turning a crank
  419. Drive oil remote reservoir hose
  420. Volvo Penta Ocean Series Drives
  421. Max torque of an XR?
  422. AFR or Canfield Heads
  423. fuel distribution problem
  424. News on Performance Marine Display at Sema
  425. MSD Marine Engine Protector
  426. ITS steering
  427. feed back on dean nickerson's carb work
  428. what the best intercooler for the money?
  429. 496 (375hp) reliability and speed.
  430. B max parts
  431. Which Engine / Drive Coupler?
  432. 496 HO closed cooling questions
  433. which plug wires?????
  434. Corsa Exhaust question
  435. water injection on blower motors?
  436. GenV or Gen VI oil pan
  437. Steering arm Question
  438. Blower Ingnition Questions
  439. What is a reliable primer pump?
  440. Extension Boxes
  441. exhaust silent choice or mufflers
  442. Fuel Economy?
  443. 500 bull dogs motor
  444. Mercathode Wiring
  445. What type of oil for a HP500 (carb)
  446. Outdrives
  447. Hydromotive P5X results are in
  448. Engine Mounts?
  449. Distance between headers
  450. 500 EFI Upgrade
  451. overheating
  452. Raw Water pump Impeller wear?
  453. Rev. Limiter and Thunderbolt Ign.
  454. Mirage propellers
  455. HP 500 bottom end
  456. Bravo 3 Zincs
  457. 1985 35 Apache
  458. Keikhafer Throttle Loose-adjustment
  459. Wedge plates???
  460. bravo 1 clutch question
  461. Imco H.D. Gimbal Ring
  462. Gash in lower unit gear housing
  463. Need More Boost!!!!!
  464. Got the new 540 on the dyno today
  465. Helper Air bags?
  466. Stud girdles???
  467. 496 engine rings
  468. No Oil Pressure after oil change to Synthetic?
  469. SSM #6 Drive Spacers
  470. 1988 350MAG Rebuild
  471. Iron Heads
  472. Polishing the lower unit on Speedmaster IIs
  473. water hose size
  474. Multi-Engine/Single drive setups
  475. K Plane Cable Replacement...
  476. wandering boat,play in steering
  477. Engne Builders - How much HP before you need a better block?
  478. Marinize 496 truck engine
  479. Sealand Vacu flush
  480. rebuilding Merc silent choice
  481. mounting an oil cooler
  482. Hook on a 27 Fountain?
  483. converting a bravo to #6???
  484. Range of pitch for SSM props
  485. Amsoil, what a waste of my money
  486. D*mn Mildew!!!
  487. Fairing fabrication/windshield cut down
  488. Sea Level Jets 500 mags
  489. Carb adjust??
  490. Twin Prop Shaft Rotation
  491. fender covers
  492. should I remove the engines with transmissions or not?
  493. Does a Crane"741" Cam With Silent Choice Cause Water Reversion?
  494. Mercury 1000SC
  495. Help With Helm Pump
  496. Engine swap 454 to 496
  497. What book has wiring diagrams for 496 motor?
  498. Hull stains are a b*tch!!!
  499. 496 closed cooling question ???
  500. 800CFM Quadrajet