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  1. Royal Purple
  2. HoustonPropeller back on board Monday
  3. where can i get a pulley
  4. Xantrex Battery Chargers
  5. Aqua Buff
  6. Llooking for alternative to TRS drives
  7. Re-Painting an Outdrive question
  8. Installing a Merc Remote Oil Filter Kit
  9. I got some water in my oil - what should I do?
  10. Bravo Question
  11. Cd changer/ amp in engine compartment
  12. How much engine damage did I do?
  13. How many quarts of oil in a #6
  14. drives
  15. Need Carb advice
  16. Disc brake conversion
  17. sbc heads
  18. which Pwr steer brkt for Procharger??HELP
  19. Problem with IMCO dual ram steering
  20. SET-UP HELP/ V bottom w/outboards
  21. Tri Sonic
  22. fuel pump relay?
  23. Gaffrig RedLine Temp Guage
  24. where's the best place to mount Regulator
  25. fuel pressure sending unit.
  26. Need Help with exhaust gaskets for SBC Vortec Heads
  27. whats a better block? World or Dart
  28. Anyone Using Psi Blowers
  29. Big Block Chevy Intake decision
  30. Trailer Bunks
  31. 2000 500HP Carb
  32. ID Oil Pan
  33. Pinging under medium to heavy throttle
  34. Need LOTO Area Powdercoater
  35. New cockpit flooring?
  36. Air in Trim Tab Pumps
  37. 25' with 250 Mercury OB
  38. Set-up help w/outboards
  39. wiring sch. for 29 fountain 1990,help,short?
  40. Whose drive reservoir foams and whose doesn't???
  41. Sea Strainers????????
  42. best spot to visit?
  43. Jetting/tuning For Procharger setup
  44. TrimTabs Question
  45. 540 whipple compatability
  46. Holley 3310-S
  47. Flame arrestor on procharger
  48. Finally got it started now it knocks
  49. SBC valve guide/seal leakage?
  50. Need new Dipstick...An Oil one
  51. Bravo XR questions
  52. pulleys
  53. Valve Job
  54. Recessed Holders
  55. rev marine drive resorvoirs
  56. Repower to 350 MAG MPI
  57. 525sc Oil Coolers
  58. Sunstream Floatlift's??
  59. 8mm blower belt change?
  60. Mercury 575 problem resolved!
  61. #1 tip to add to your spring checklist
  62. High speed eyewear
  63. Stingray Cuddy 20 ft.
  64. EGT's ,,,why so many diff. #'s??what's hot
  65. Flywheel Housing Question
  66. Exhaust Noise Limit?
  67. amsoil bypass filter
  68. Exhaust Bellows vs Tube
  69. Air-Dock boat lift
  70. new headers
  71. Drive Upgrade on a charged HP500
  72. Rocker Change
  73. Relocating oil filter
  74. Gil / Merc HP500 Manmifold Freeze Plugs
  75. This doesnt seem right
  76. perma cool fuel filter #81794 hi flo
  77. Sticking Exhaust Solenoid
  78. 502 MPI intake
  79. Bad temp Gauge (attn 97BossHammer)
  80. Gaffric controls adjustment??
  81. Cigarette Swim platform
  82. Water temp sender/Oil pressure sender?
  83. Cleaning and Painting drives and boxes
  84. mercruiser inboard engine doesn't want to go foward
  85. Maximum stroke in a 427 tall deck block?
  86. Re-plumbing for center rise manifolds?
  87. high volume water sep/filter??prochargr
  88. Another 540 Cam Thread?
  89. small oil leak?
  90. ARGH!! Rods hitting cam! What canI do?
  91. Need help with SBC Vortec Springs.
  92. S/B rod clearance?
  93. 454 mag
  94. Manifold pressure gauge
  95. raising the riser
  96. Distributer Problem
  97. Boat Audio
  98. Msd Rev Limiter With Tb5
  99. too embarrassed to ask
  100. 1.36 vs 1.50 Bravo One
  101. New Carb
  102. Will 2000 bravo lower fit a 1996-1998 bravo upper?
  103. Pulley hits new water pump.
  104. bell housing hinge pins
  105. Need 1996-1998 Bravo Lower...Help?
  106. 302 to 5.0 engine swap
  107. 350 mag won't start after new plugs
  108. Gen VI block, Mark IV heads....???
  109. spark plugs/high tension leads?
  110. multi viscosity motor oil
  111. Amsoil 75/90 in the drive
  112. Old Fire extinguishers
  113. Marine transmissions which ones?
  114. L-29 Vortec heads
  115. Polyester gel over marine tex
  116. What do you know about #3/3A drives?
  117. Oil Change Question
  118. Need help selecting an on-board battery charger
  119. beaten to death oil topic
  120. Looking for pump to change oil
  121. fuel lines?
  122. cooling/heating ac unit
  123. k plane size on 35 fountain late model
  124. Trim Tab Help Needed
  125. Fuel pump cam lobe excessive ware???
  126. Removing Bravo One
  127. Americn Offshore 2600 ???
  128. IMCO valves - best prices?
  129. Bravo 1 HP Gimbal Question
  130. prop work
  131. Need A Bbc Recirc. Pump Pulley
  132. Water reversion with Crane 741 cams
  133. Upstate NY boaters
  134. rev limiter
  135. BB Chevy heads
  136. where does the rev limiter live?Module?
  137. paper thin bravo
  138. edelbrock performer 2.0
  139. Removing # 6 Drive Spacers
  140. some problems twin 454 wellcraft
  141. 2 Charged 383 instead of 2 x 454 ?
  142. Who Rebuilds Marine Carbs?
  143. Droupy Drives
  144. Best Cam For A Mark 4 Bbc?
  145. Horn Sounding
  146. Merc 454 MPI dead in water
  147. 1990 454Magnum Locked Up?
  148. Whipple Intercooler comparision
  149. Is the cam change worth it?
  150. Lifters Lifters Lifters
  151. 502 Mag Hp
  152. Harmonic Balancer Bolt Torque?
  153. Calcium/scale
  154. Pros/Cons of a cleaver prop?
  155. ss windshield 382 fastech
  156. Billet Shifter Drive?
  157. soft transom!
  158. Roller cams, cons.....pros???
  159. Compression Readings on 454, 330hp
  160. Looking for belt drive pwer transmission parts
  161. water pressure sender, elec or mech?
  162. sealing transom opening
  163. oil temp sender location ?
  164. HP500 EFI owners - clearance measurement
  165. Need Merc PN
  166. Whipple Charged - fourth season
  167. Mercury hydraulic steering
  168. Block Pressure?
  169. TRS Tranny Question
  170. carpet
  171. Alternative engines
  172. bravo ???
  173. gps/color plotter
  174. Procharger Help needed
  175. upper steering shaft seal
  176. Opinions Wanted
  177. Weight of a Bravo vs a #5
  178. 5-Blades
  179. Donzi 22'and Blackhawk out drive
  180. Regular Power Steering Question
  181. fuel pick-up/check-valve?how to tell
  182. Timing problems - Help before I take a sledge to the motor!
  183. Prop Cavatation Problem
  184. Installing Corsa silent Choice
  185. Out Drive Corrosion Volvo Duo Prop
  186. making a boat offer
  187. Gen IV camshaft end play
  188. Fountain Steering reservoir!
  189. Little crush or compression washers?!?
  190. Gen? Roller?
  191. Stereo wire harness??
  192. Prop question
  193. B/W tranny ?'s
  194. Grease 101
  195. TRS drive oil
  196. motor set too high on stern
  197. DPX Steering Helm
  198. 502 operating water temp
  199. 496HO Surging?
  200. Bravo1 oil capacity w/o reservoirs?
  201. Whose running turbos?
  202. Gimble bearing play
  203. 502 MPI Fuel Pressure
  204. closed cooling
  205. Bravo Drive Noise
  206. Eagle trailer brake question
  207. Bravo transom mounting?
  208. K-plane problem
  209. carb jetting
  210. Bravo Drives
  211. What are these heads?
  212. ssm-v & bulldog500
  213. took out the krytonite for the first time.
  214. Impeller Question
  215. Leaking riser?
  216. Carbed HP500 Cam and valve spring specs
  217. Stainless manifold bolts?
  218. Thermostat
  219. Thunderbolt IV Ignition Coil
  220. How do you install freeze plugs?
  221. New High Performance Mercury Urethane Ram Bushings
  222. Billet pulleys - alignment
  223. Marine circuit breakers
  224. water circulating pump vs. crossovers
  225. Propeller qeustions?
  226. Adjusting Holley 750 Marine Carbs
  227. 434!!!
  228. Chris Craft Stinger Operations/Maintenance Manuels
  229. What Fuel Octane
  230. Help Please With My Mecury....
  231. Merc 575sc's & Mobile 1 15W50
  232. 300hp vortech
  233. Merc "Silent Choice", How Much?
  234. Alternator 4 wire to 2
  235. RM Builder. . .did you get that
  236. corsa muffler tips power restriction ?
  237. MSD coils
  238. Marine Generator Help
  239. Prop suggestions for new 271 power
  240. Internal Flappers replacement??
  241. Power Steering pulley puller
  242. Corsa Flappers
  243. Whipple Charger for a Fountain
  244. Yellow hull stains
  245. Possible bad valv job on SB Vortec heads?
  246. Carb Choice
  247. 496 head gaskets????
  248. Hatch Actuators
  249. Gas Tanks
  250. Which head gasket?
  251. Replacement Exhaust Flappers
  252. SB Fuel Injectors
  253. Merc 900 SC info
  254. trim up, no trim down
  255. Best Earmuffs for Alpha SS
  256. New Drives Or Upgrade Bravos
  257. Engine and Tranny cooler plumbing
  258. ok guys, I am a boater/ biker - got a carb question for you guys...
  259. Custom Lab Finished 5 Blade Props
  260. trim tab mounting
  261. Velvet Drive 72C: Huber or BAM
  262. Whipple and Silent Thunder. Dustin?
  263. bildge cleanup
  264. tall deck spacer
  265. Mercruiser BB Thermostat Housing conversion?
  266. MSD or D.U.I.?
  267. Bravo Drives? 1 Or 3?
  268. Batteries
  269. Filter Mags?
  270. Merc Scan tools
  271. Bravo III vs. Alpha I
  272. Ecm Mefi 3
  273. Conversion to Deisel?
  274. Bravo TOOLS?????
  275. 12v relays - who makes good quality ones?
  276. Paint Spraying Basics
  277. Any Intercoolers for sale
  278. Custom Powder Coated Switch Panel
  279. GEN IV 454 Oil pan
  280. adding fluid to Bravo I
  281. Zero Effort Control Install
  282. Power Coating
  283. water/pressure relief
  284. Adding Third Engine (lower HP) for docking / idle / etc.
  285. Carburated 502 Mags
  286. Multipal battery hook up????
  287. 350 sb more power
  288. Merc T-bolt Ign System..what do I need?
  289. Cruise RPM
  290. IMCO Vs. Stellings extension box..
  291. Power Valve Circuit
  292. Whipple 496 HO
  293. What valve cover will fit ?
  294. New oil cooler
  295. Boost reference Demon Carburator
  296. cam shaft Help!
  297. GIL Headers & Pipes- OSO Auction
  298. stress crack
  299. 496 vs. 496 HO What's the difference?
  300. Looking for Procharger dealers
  301. power steering lines needed
  302. 525 sc blower popping
  303. Water Temp/Pressure problem
  304. Exhaust Sounds
  305. 525SC Pulley Shaft
  306. Trailor
  307. Bravo drive measurement needed
  308. Trainig class
  309. Hp500 Carb Rev Limit
  310. Flame Arrs. for Merc. 6.0's
  311. How to boost reference a Holley
  312. Now where to drain trans cooler line?
  313. compression ratio/vortec 5.7
  314. Hydromotive or mercury maximus
  315. What grit to use on bottom of boat?
  316. Need Bravo I Propshaft!!
  317. SSMs & SSM3A's
  318. Hardin Marine / Gill Exhaust
  319. Capilano Hydraulic Helm Hh5250
  320. Canvas
  321. 496 Leaking Antifreeze
  322. Leak Down Questions
  323. 5.0 mpi to 496 mag ho conversion
  324. Rot. Exactly what is it?
  325. Sandblasting tip for indoors with no mess
  326. Cloyes timing crank sprocket
  327. shift problem on Bravo 1,help
  328. Saltwater Flush ....
  329. Where's the Whipple
  330. Another GEn 4,5,6 question.... Valve covers
  331. Dino vs Synthetic
  332. 454 cam suggestions?
  333. Oil thermostat..can they go bad?
  334. Steering Wanders
  335. Set Idle on Supercharged motor?
  336. Norcross Depth Finder
  337. dumb question -- what is the pad of a boat?
  338. a little help
  339. oso help
  340. Installing angled bezels
  341. Bravo 3 transom assembly differences
  342. wet sanding???
  343. Scarab specs. and general info.
  344. Trim cylinder interchange.
  345. water in fuel
  346. Trim Tab System
  347. Removing silent choice block off plate #?
  348. How do you get Paint to Stick to Aluminum?
  349. Friend bought a boat...questions
  350. What oil do you use for your initial start up on a new motor?
  351. Bottom Paint removal
  352. Mark 4 ,Gen5 and Gen 6 Flywheels for 454
  353. Need a Prop!! Need suggestions!
  354. side vs low water pickup speed diff?
  355. Gen 4,5,6 Flywheel housings same?
  356. Shore Power and A/C installation Cost
  357. Windshield
  358. Where to check oil level
  359. High RPM's On 500 EFI???
  360. Mercury Prop WARNING!!
  361. good lexan for wind screen
  362. Who needs 1600 HP?
  363. 496HO exhaust
  364. Gen 4,5,6 bb dist.... are they the same?
  365. Masterlube Installation ???
  366. Proper Proping for 35 Lightning
  367. $%&#@ Compression fitting..
  368. Low Engine RPM with New Motor
  369. Engine guys- how much room in front of bbc to change cam??
  370. Documenting
  371. XR vs. XZ
  372. engine alignment?
  373. oil filter question
  374. Hynautic steering by Teleflex???
  375. Bazooka Tubes
  376. water pressure
  377. prop selection 2550 sx
  378. intake manifolds?
  379. Optima Battery & Battery Box
  380. quick dash upgrade
  381. drive showers
  382. procharger temps
  383. What number drive is this?
  384. Repair time from mechanic?
  385. Rich at startup
  386. Trailer Repair
  387. K&N filters and the Coast Guard..
  388. Bravo 1 top cap oil leak
  389. My new AFR heads
  390. Gas Tank Installation??????
  391. More Bravo I help!
  392. Antisiphon Checkball - is it nessessary?
  393. Keelguard For 24 Baja Outlaw
  394. 1997 7.4 300hp?
  395. Need help choosing a motor....
  396. Cutting Aluminum- some tricks!!
  397. Cam and speed question: Merc 370 HP-454 in Scarab III 34'
  398. Powdercoating throttles
  399. motor cuts out or dies at high rpm's
  400. Could be hydrolocked ?
  401. water pressure fix?
  402. TRS Rear Mount Seized
  403. starter problems
  404. Guessitimate This HP
  405. Lower Y Exhaust Pipes (Bull Horns)
  406. Oil And Filter
  407. Prefered Spark Plugs?
  408. engine alignment
  409. 502 efi's rebuild longblocks repower ??
  410. bravo/alpha props
  411. Harmonic Balancer won't "pop off"
  412. Lift Extensions
  413. Merc 5.0L Carbon Fouling
  414. Cabin Door alignment
  415. Which drive?
  416. Temporarily patching holes under waterline?
  417. Superchaeger?
  418. Best way to cut gel coat?
  419. Schubeck roller lifters
  420. 95 502 efi vapor lock??
  421. Main cap bolt with windage tray extension
  422. imco hyd steering
  423. Engine Oil Cooler Size
  424. Trim Tab Indicator Lights Not Working????????
  425. Transom assy. gasket/o-ring
  426. Alpha hinge pins
  427. Help - need set of Ferrea F2121P Valves
  428. Trim Ram Bushings
  429. Trailer Questions (2 part)
  430. Shift Cable Bellow
  431. Removing Bottom Paint
  432. Tank selector switch
  433. Pressure gauge off the raw water pump?
  434. Tbolt ignition module
  435. Alpha 1 gen 1 Gimbal
  436. Prop Size, Pitch & # of blades!!!
  437. Outboard(s) tuneup....need help!!!!
  438. info on n/a engines what cam
  439. Interco trailer axel trouble
  440. AZ Speed & Marine
  441. IMCO SC upper vs. XR upper
  442. 4BBL Carburetor Choke
  443. VDO Gauges Contact?
  444. Adequate oil pressure?
  445. Baja thoughts
  446. Dyno 200 questions HP500
  447. Calling.....z.zuperboat
  448. 454 fuel system compatable?
  449. Leaky Hatch fix?
  450. Velvet Drive oil cooler fittings
  451. Trs gimbal ringswivel pin?
  452. Prop thoughts
  453. Upgrades for 415HP Merc.
  454. Motor Break In
  455. Reducing carb from 750cfm to 650cfm?
  456. 496 for sale
  457. carb to efi conversion
  458. bravo 1
  459. Alpha 1 Gimbal Ring Replacement
  460. can i determine cam with out teardown?
  461. fuel injection conversion, what's bets for the $
  462. Does anyone know this engine?
  463. Looking for St. Louis area properly handeling Super Duty for temporary tire swap.
  464. Plumbing, Stainless Marine
  465. 496 Mag Ho Oil?
  466. What are the1995 500HP cam specs
  467. Bottom
  468. Preparing for spring
  469. Outboards and STP, Carbuerator cleaner & octane booster.
  470. Size & pitch questions???
  471. 500 HP Lifters
  472. aluminum heads
  473. Anyone reccomend a book on how to weld
  474. Fuel / HP curve for 454 mag
  475. Gil exhaust question
  476. Osmosis - hull blisters?
  477. Procharged engine temp
  478. Arizona Speed & Marine 625 HP engine
  479. Fiberglass Air Scoop
  480. Blue Lighting Boats of Fort Myers?
  481. Engine submerged in water?
  482. What drive ratio & prop??
  483. Need a GAS TANK built
  484. Corsa Exhaust
  485. Intake/carb swap
  486. HELP, yanked distributor...timing timing timing
  487. whipple stage 2
  488. 496 HO Exhaust Plate
  489. MSD problems
  490. x-dim
  491. Fuel Tank?????????
  492. Bravo Question
  493. Arneson rocker plates/tabs
  494. who makes custom lenth trim hoses
  495. How does this 502 look for a marine application?
  496. merlin heads
  497. module
  498. Ignition Module
  499. mercruiser wiring schmatic for guages
  500. 496 ho manifold