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  1. Mfgrs claims on weight?Scarab 33'?2000yr
  2. E-a-g-l-e-s!!!!!!!!!
  3. How much is a blown XR worth?
  4. Metallurgical question
  5. Power steering expansion tank
  6. 9:1 compression and a blower with low boost
  7. 454 MPI stalling
  8. dart intakes
  9. Black Silicon Heater Hose
  10. 28 Daytona speed options... What works best?
  11. BBC Heads- worth any $$
  12. HP Gimble?
  13. Fuel Injection
  14. Prop Help
  15. Volvo Marine AntiCorrosion System
  16. Battery Charger Wiring Question
  17. 34 Scarab Repower
  18. Long Term Engine Storage
  19. Grease Fittings On Your Bravo 1 Housing
  20. Best Nose Cone
  21. New Fountain owner, need suggestions on setting up boat lift
  22. Pushrod Help
  23. bravo skeg
  24. O ringed block
  25. What year did Mercruiser go from "v" to serpintine
  26. Prop for TQ or HP for top speed???
  27. what cam with my combo
  28. Wtb 496 Ho Pcm/ecu?
  29. I JUST GOT MY 3" WINCH STRAP UNBELIEVABLE!!
  30. 2001 Ford f-150 super crew,, 4x4 5.4 L front brake rotor removal
  31. Hp500 improvements
  32. Livorsi Controls Conversion
  33. bbc valve cover GM botie
  34. -2" shorties
  35. cutting transom for drive
  36. HP500 Piston to valve clearance
  37. Afr 315cnc - 114cc, Cam?????????
  38. Listen to this blown 383 small block
  39. HP500 Roller Rockers
  40. Mercury 500 Exhaust Help
  41. cam card
  42. Value of 454 Mag Gev V take out
  43. Full Time Mufflers
  44. Vortec Heads
  45. rev limiter on hp500
  46. brodix
  47. Smartcraft for 525EFI
  48. Porting and Polishing heads
  49. exaust mods for 27 datona hp500 ?????
  50. oil temp sender location
  51. Anybody have pics of their hyd. steering rigging?
  52. Carb Advice needed, Please
  53. Need Quiet Exhaust Help
  54. stringer 800 to Merc. adapter plate
  55. bravo xz gimbal bearing
  56. Need Advice on Raw Water System
  57. XRs, XZs, IMCO, ?
  58. Help With Blower Cam.
  59. Big inch small blocks?
  60. How can I get 500 HP out of a 502 EFI?
  61. oil pressure mystery
  62. Thank You Livorsi !!!!
  63. How About Allstate Carburetors???
  64. Difference between Mercruiser 496 Vs. Volvo 496?
  65. 454 mag rev limiter
  66. How Much $ For A 2" Shortie
  67. motor mounts
  68. markIV 454mag dissmantle
  69. pump for filling drive oil?
  70. Air actuated silent choice
  71. Bravo Parts Help
  72. trimtab switch location?
  73. Helping Bravo's Live - Detuning
  74. serial numbers on motors
  75. Volvo Diesel's
  76. you guys w/ bravos & non mercruiser engines
  77. Shop to do a CAM install on my 496MAG in VA?
  78. Reclibrate ECU
  79. Carb jetts and bad dyno
  80. 496ho with wipples
  81. Cajun
  82. cost to replace a transom
  83. procharged hp500efi or whippled 540 carb
  84. The real differences between 496Mag & HO
  85. Asd6 Chain To Gear ?
  86. speed estimate
  87. hp500 shortblock rebuild, done locally?
  88. Aluminum or cast iron manifolds
  89. Hydraulic steering options for twim PM 300
  90. Starters
  91. Starter for 496ho
  92. Oil leaking problem on Bravo 1
  93. Bravo1/XR parts interchange?
  94. 496HO Coupler and water pump price shock
  95. Steering Hub
  96. PC seals and Ferrea valves
  97. IMCO ALT/PS Bracket
  98. mounting tabs
  99. 280s Trim pump leaking
  100. blackhawk drive
  101. Why mechanical fuel pumps on 1000+ hp?
  102. 2'' imco shortie any on a 24 ol baja
  103. Cutting High Pressure steering hose
  104. CHRIS CAT Knowledge ?
  105. carb set up on a 540
  106. desk top dyno
  107. Q-jet Jetting
  108. fuel pump
  109. baja hull question
  110. porting of heads on 496HO
  111. Aftermarket Freshwater Cooling systems ?
  112. Any benifit to blocking off exhaust passage under intake??
  113. Upgrading 454 VolvoPenta DP's
  114. HP500 Valve springs checked ok, engine builder did not replace?
  115. water pressure
  116. imco steering?
  117. Huber transmission flange question?
  118. Restricted Water Passage
  119. 502 mag efi rebuild
  120. How much HP can "new" Bravo's
  121. Who made my BBC port FI manifold?
  122. Service Manuals ...
  123. Model heads on 525sc heads
  124. Electropolishing?
  125. Trade Gen V or Gen VI Block
  126. Fuel Injection on my Gen. VI 454 HO's
  127. Too Lean?
  128. pulse drive
  129. Exhaust Dilema
  130. motor builders advice
  131. Wanted- CMI exhaust for BBC's
  132. Fuel pressure ??
  133. Enderle Fuel injection
  134. Outdrive Rigging Question and Who makes the best shortie drives?
  135. Hull problem???
  136. Hot water shower on 496HO???
  137. Steering
  138. Modified Transoms
  139. 1 inch bravo xr extension
  140. How does gear change affect need for new prop pitch?
  141. painting and repair?
  142. Comp. and leak down
  143. 1990 Baja 320
  144. HP 525 Indtake Swap
  145. Drive shower info KIC Engineering MCO5p??
  146. I need a new carb!!!!
  147. 502 Heads, square or oval?
  148. 502 Gen 6 Bare Block needed
  149. exhaust valves
  150. Pressure check Gill exhaust mani's
  151. XR nosecone
  152. 496 Mag HO with 400hrs
  153. Help, Need for more speed - '05 Fountain 29 Fever HP500EFI
  154. Need a hatch ram for a Cigarette (Merc)
  155. Tandem Trailer Brakes
  156. Trim Tabs Stuck To Transome
  157. power curves
  158. Where can I find 1.36:1 gears for Alpha One?
  159. how strong are bravo ones
  160. Gaffrig Fuel Senders
  161. 500efis with XR
  162. TRS preload
  163. arneson drives
  164. Bravo One LH Rotation
  165. Trim Pump Pressure Relief Valve
  166. What props to buy??
  167. Edelbrock Marine Heads
  168. Speedmaster 4
  169. cutting new speaker holes
  170. Bravo Inner Transom Template
  171. Replacement Pistons for an HP500 EFI
  172. What should spark plugs be gapped at?
  173. Long Block Advice
  174. POS Jeep!
  175. TRS - how to tell the difference between Merc and BW trannies?
  176. Stainless Marine & HP
  177. Rapid Hitch
  178. Anyone have a hailer?
  179. question on heads and cam choice
  180. 650 hp Crate engine from World
  181. Suggest a GPS
  182. How do I make this hole bigger?
  183. Need Speed
  184. reverse spam Whipple 3.3 Carb Polished
  185. Oil Pan- What Style???
  186. Oil pressure varies @ idle
  187. Throttles & shifters like new
  188. Intercooler for 525SC
  189. 454 Merc overheating, PLEASE HELP!!!
  190. ported or aluminum heads
  191. Early style head swap for Vortech? Need help please.
  192. Safely raising a boat for bottom work???
  193. who has a molded into hull water intake??
  194. Keith Eickert Oil Pan Kit
  195. what is the service life of KE bellhsg coolers?
  196. internal flappers
  197. Experts: Runner length and volume?
  198. Stainless Marine or Gil Exhaust
  199. Life of a 502efi
  200. dual water pickup
  201. Backfired .....
  202. 496 ho s with Wipples
  203. drive question
  204. 02 35 fountain prop ?
  205. Blower rebuild
  206. looking for sbc valve cover centerbolt adapters
  207. Whats the diff between a #5 and #6
  208. try to stay awake while driving
  209. konrad conversion
  210. props stamped MAZCO?
  211. props fit what drive?
  212. Engine balancing question
  213. sea strainer install
  214. Running on a hose with an Imco 'SC' lower??
  215. looking for prop advice: 382 FasTech
  216. 525 sc's, yea or nea
  217. Options to quiet exhaust
  218. Which Eagle Crank???
  219. Blue Printing Hull in S W Fla FT Meyers /Cape Coral area
  220. VC Performance Epoxy question
  221. Hydraulic roller cam question
  222. Bravo water Question
  223. BBC oil cooler?
  224. Which gear ratio is better???
  225. New heads?
  226. need help on cam
  227. Are GenV hp500 Crankshafts Nitrided?
  228. Valves
  229. Intercooler wanted
  230. 496 oil pump screen
  231. Water Pressure Gauge ?
  232. Big Block Suggestions Needed
  233. Oil Line routing?
  234. Up the river with no 91 octane
  235. Small Block Help
  236. Best practic for cutting hole in aluminum dash for new gauges
  237. Info on Nickerson carb work
  238. max bore for Gen V???
  239. compression question
  240. Need help reading codes on 1993 Chevy Truck and Diagnosing Problem
  241. Squish and Head Gaskets
  242. Impellar kit, housing and all
  243. speed calculations
  244. What's the best silicone for rub rail?
  245. Cam change with motor still in boat
  246. IMCO shorty on a Fountain
  247. How do you remove odors from foam padding?
  248. Debut of the XR
  249. compression debate
  250. Latham Steering - Imco Rams ?
  251. 302 ford distributer
  252. Low Mount Alt. & P/S Pump Location
  253. Volvo SX Drive U-Joint
  254. Speedmaster III prop options????
  255. XR Top Cap
  256. How to repair? -FOD to the drive skeg
  257. TRS Gimbal Assy..
  258. Removing Sea Water Pump Merc 420 HP
  259. Best way to store a Carb?
  260. Best way to get 600HP--625HP from a HP500 ??
  261. prop shafts
  262. Low Water Pick-up vs Thru The Hull Pick-up
  263. Internal Extension Box
  264. Mercruiser 496HO Mag Risers
  265. Cam Specs 600dpx
  266. 8.1 thermostat and cooling drawing
  267. Many Thanks
  268. Fuel Pump
  269. 29 Fountain
  270. Lifter looks funny
  271. Fast Cats, 25 & 26
  272. Flat tappett?
  273. Anyone using Dana's FLO-Torque manifolds?
  274. touch up paint on swim platform
  275. Gimbals
  276. Alternators
  277. shortie for Christmas
  278. defect in the Merlin III block
  279. some people know how to listen = rmbuilder
  280. drive locks off if no key?
  281. Good Blower Cam?
  282. If you keep your boat on a lift
  283. power for electric fuel pumps ?
  284. Mechanical Fuel Pump For Gen V ???
  285. Dual Battery Switches
  286. how wel does a ford 7.3L non turbo desl pull?
  287. Painting exhaust manifolds
  288. Electric shifter
  289. Dialing in the props...
  290. valve cover gaskets
  291. "Newer" Merc Exchaust?
  292. Electrical and rigging question...
  293. 5 Blade Props.
  294. Transom Pick up ?
  295. Extension Box
  296. Piston rings cracking?
  297. Land & Sea Model 600 Hydro Electric Transon Jack
  298. OMC guys... new question. Shifters.
  299. Basic things about rebuilding an engine?
  300. Wiring Harness help Where can I get one
  301. Closed Cooling Diagram
  302. Counter rotating outdrives
  303. whats a better rod billet olivers or carrillo?
  304. Are the heads the same?
  305. Gil exhaust risers with 6 inch rise
  306. V6 Module on 800SC
  307. Arneson conversion for 388 Slingshot
  308. Kiekhaefer Zero Effort Throttles
  309. Solid vs. Hydraulic Roller (Performance)
  310. OMC guys... I know you're out there. Ignition system question.
  311. Trim/Tilt System Problem(s)
  312. After Winterization
  313. valve covers
  314. eddie marine thunder exhaust
  315. Drive bleeds off
  316. Best Water Impeller Replacement
  317. I sonic checked my block today…
  318. Question about a merc to volvo marine engine swap
  319. 500HP Intakes and Carbs
  320. whats up with 2 power steering pumps and 1 is a dummy?
  321. Diesel oil change interval and preferred oil?
  322. measuring tongue weight?
  323. Need cam help
  324. Question about exhaust system
  325. ok this may be a stupid question......
  326. Trailer Brakes ?
  327. Prop Torque on Bravo I
  328. Closed Cooling
  329. What model outdrive is this?
  330. ? the best drill bit/easy out for oliver rod bolts
  331. whats d best 1/2 impact wrench for rod bolts
  332. Trailer Backing Into Garage
  333. Performance parts for small blocks?
  334. Antifreeze (Red or Green)
  335. GM 502 Gen VI Sonic Test
  336. gm bowtie block
  337. Considering repainting Bravo I's. What to use???
  338. Dressing Up An Engine
  339. Drain Blocks
  340. 500 EFI Chip?
  341. Left seat throttle..
  342. Dyno, get to work!
  343. So what is the limit of #6 drive?
  344. Caling Party Yacht
  345. Blueprinting hulls?
  346. SSM-5 vs. Arneson #6
  347. what is the diff between a ssmIII and a ssm3A
  348. Do I need external steering? If so what kind?
  349. any info on ssm speed master 3
  350. High Volume sea pump options
  351. 525EFI Winterization
  352. Is this motor winterized safely?
  353. Roller Cam selection
  354. TRS or SSM II Speedmaster drives
  355. Bravo 1 vs 2
  356. Should I get Head from Brodix
  357. Question about a Flame Arrestor!
  358. Rectangle Port Heads
  359. poor dyno score on 540,s
  360. Mercury 525EFI Valve Covers
  361. Freeze - will this work?
  362. its steering
  363. Outboard Gurus
  364. Gen VI Timing Set
  365. HP500 Drain plug thread size?
  366. crane roller rocker's?
  367. Need drive help
  368. raise x dimension????
  369. Prochagrer Reliability???
  370. Best Aluminum heads
  371. smallblock power
  372. Velvet drive (C-72) Transmission conversion
  373. Speaker Wire, What Gauge To Use?
  374. Mercury 300x lower units
  375. Ilmor V10 Who HAs Expierence?
  376. Fuel Flow Meter
  377. Torque Monsters
  378. Crusader Engines
  379. Chevy rectangle port heads
  380. Merc 502 spitting oil
  381. Removing ink (pen) from seat cushions?
  382. Aluminum and Salt Water
  383. carburetor/flame arrestor
  384. 500 hp 1999 rear main failure?
  385. Question for the fiberglass experts.
  386. Biggus? How are your buddies 383 crate motors doing?
  387. bravo one drive resivoirs
  388. Who's the best in Marine NOS
  389. Generator Formula 382
  390. Psi
  391. Fusioncoat?
  392. tach is fluttering
  393. Florida engine builders
  394. Small-block oil pump
  395. Whipple Q's Need Help
  396. 500 efi cylinder heads??
  397. stripping powdercoat?
  398. electric fuel pumps for a 540ci
  399. Tech Help
  400. Fuel and Octane
  401. Stripped out fiberglass screw hole - how to fix?
  402. Antifouling Ssomething like it
  403. ADVISE on 454 STROKER CRANK
  404. chevy 502
  405. Top cylinder lubrication???
  406. Repowering '85 Cig 20, will I have enough space to fit a 377 scorpion?
  407. Backing off rocker for winter
  408. Who makes these external steering brackets?
  409. hydrohoist?
  410. Easy question for winter storage
  411. Painting 500efi's block & heads
  412. Alpha Gen 2
  413. 500 efi alternators??
  414. 575SCi Mercs
  415. AFR Exhaust Ports (Pipe Dreams?)
  416. Who's the best at reprogramming ECU's
  417. 500hp Vs 500efi Heads
  418. Marking bolt heads and nuts to check for movement
  419. Rhoads hyd. lifters
  420. Single Dominator vs Dual Dominators
  421. Gen 6 Heads
  422. generator prices
  423. Aftermarket flame arrestors
  424. is through prop exhaust ok with a 540?
  425. Merc. 525SC
  426. 1000+ HP What muffler- Outlaws??
  427. 500 Efi
  428. Rebuilt engines in progress
  429. 502 crankshaft questions
  430. 502 crankshaft
  431. 29 Scarab Small Bloack Question?
  432. Why did I wipe out a cam lobe?
  433. Bravo III won't go down
  434. low water pick up on bravo's
  435. Junk In The Trunk...I Mean Tank
  436. nova prop advice needed
  437. drive shower for new bravo
  438. Water intakes molded in hull bottom Q's
  439. Bravo Trim Cylinder Length
  440. replacing rub rail ?
  441. What's the best marine battery?
  442. Jesel Sportsman and Other Shaft Rockers
  443. Vortecs to IronEagle200?
  444. Best way to get 600 hp?
  445. Can anyone help me?
  446. New Hull Manufacturing Technique
  447. cam question, stroke vs. duration @ .050
  448. Intercoms/WHAT IS THE BEST DEAL?
  449. Extension boxes for a 38KV with TRS
  450. Hp500
  451. TRS vs BRAVO
  452. Battery Tray Mounting
  453. What's the best way to get rid of oxidized gelcoat
  454. spinelli 25 pitch vs. 24 hydro's
  455. Disable Rev Limiter??
  456. 496 ho horse power upgrade
  457. Raylar Package
  458. XS Performance hydraulic steering
  459. oil / power steering cooler replacement ?'s
  460. Can you remove water from the filter
  461. Gain 8-10 mph on top end and mid-range in 28 Daytona 496 ho's, ideas?
  462. ITS drive Question
  463. Anyone with ITS drives on a 42 Sonic?
  464. Engine Smoke
  465. Fuel tank bladder
  466. Weiand 277 ?
  467. Lifting Straps
  468. Lost Prop in Key West
  469. alignment tool for Bravo 1
  470. Patterson Custom Boats Headers
  471. any idea's ?
  472. Bravo drive length
  473. Can you identify this blower?
  474. A little something I've been working on....
  475. shorten bravo or sportmaster
  476. Trim Tabs
  477. Mercruiser Scan tool
  478. broken trim indicator
  479. How nuch H.P.....
  480. 1993 Chevy 1 ton 4l80e transmission question
  481. Changing Supercharger Oil
  482. Switching tabs from Insta Trim to 280 K planes
  483. Switching tabs from Insta Trim to 280 K planes
  484. 420 HP How much oil?
  485. What type of Spark Plugs and Gap?
  486. drive height x-dim question
  487. 496 ho question for tyler crockett ?
  488. Fel Pro 1047 ??
  489. 454/310 motor replacement options
  490. Difference btwn cams??
  491. bravo1, XR, XZ
  492. pitch vs diameter
  493. Oil Cooler Size?
  494. Transducer installation in Tampa area...
  495. Photo shop help?
  496. 502 running lean
  497. Bucket seats. Any ideas??
  498. Stereo Questions
  499. Paint for Merc SSM drives
  500. Closed cooling, and reverse rotation questions