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  1. Can drive cause overheating?
  2. wood
  3. Need GM forged crank (Gen V)
  4. remote filter question for gen 6,setup??
  5. Actual Nose Cone Results
  6. looking for complete 502
  7. Sucked a Valve!
  8. smaller pulley only raised 1 lb of boost?
  9. Engine hydrolocked please help
  10. NEED TO REPOWER!!! 454 MAG Wanted
  11. Cause for early ring failure with 4.625" bore blower motor?
  12. Engine Alignment
  13. 24 ft. starfire boat
  14. 1800 Runsnew 'Attack Dog" 540?
  15. Changing 2 Part Window On 1996 Lighting
  16. AC Delco part # for a 454 Mag EFI
  17. Did I have a bad oil filter or worse?
  18. HELP with Scarab 23 prop
  19. Anyone have Procharger pulleys for sale?
  20. oil flow direction
  21. 92 Bravo I upper driveshaft. New part is different?
  22. stern power outdrive
  23. Swapped cam/manifold over winter and now my 350 won't rev past 4k rpm!
  24. Custom Dash
  25. Thermostat housing for 174 B&M blower
  26. HP500 cam installation
  27. Race Fairing
  28. Race Fairing
  29. HP 525 Oil Filters
  30. how do these plugs look?
  31. gelcoat repair
  32. trailer loading on land
  33. Which t-stat and temp of risers?
  34. help!
  35. need prop advice
  36. 27 fountain questions?
  37. Out Drive Paint that sticks
  38. does anyone make or sell
  39. Motor Rebuild ?????'s
  40. Dyno Needs A Balancer
  41. Seawater Pump leak
  42. engine oil dye leak detection?
  43. Mercury 525
  44. Roller rockers under stock covers
  45. portable generators
  46. oil blowing out of the breater tube
  47. Bravo to Arneson
  48. Carb problems
  49. New Bravo 1 break-in
  50. Cam Help.. (Once again)
  51. Water Temp Guage
  52. Dynos problems persist.....
  53. small high-torque starter/TRS rear mnt.
  54. Outdrive Paint
  55. bravo speedo pick up tube
  56. oil filter flow path
  57. 500EFI Alternator
  58. Hardware to fastening bolster seats to floor
  59. motor siezed while running,,WHY?HELP!!!
  60. Water on the plugs?
  61. Cam shaft help needed
  62. drive showers Paul Kermis
  63. Thunderbolt Help
  64. Added headers and Roller rockers - Lost 4 MPH
  65. water pressure
  66. Help Please....Rotor removal....
  67. BravoI impeller replacement
  68. not enough water dumping from exhaust
  69. losing RPM's after running for a while
  70. Oil and Transmission temps?
  71. Propoer operting temp for Merc 7.4L/Bravo I?
  72. Need Help With VST Fuel System
  73. What prop do I need?
  74. 454 thru-transum (muffler?)
  75. k plane /trim cable seals
  76. Blew out a prop
  77. Holley carb I.D. ?!!
  78. bravo one maintenance?
  79. Sealant around fuel sender?
  80. Can you have too much oil pressure?
  81. Another starter gone bad!!!!
  82. Depthsounder Transducer Problems...
  83. Procharger M1sc - 502efi- 5 vs 7 psi -Help?
  84. Optima Batteries
  85. drive oil?
  86. Batteries
  87. Blown Motor
  88. Another question about sea strainers
  89. Running a 5000 BTU airconditioner w/inverter
  90. Help, HP500s won't stay running...
  91. Sea Strainer Mounting
  92. raw water pump failure
  93. Low oil pressure
  94. Power steering fittings?
  95. HELP!! Shield Under Intake on HP500???
  96. Sea Water Pumps and Pulleys
  97. Drum Brakes-Thicker Shoe in Front or Rear?
  98. another quik question
  99. Livorsi/Merc Smartcraft system install...
  100. oil changes?
  101. blower pulley size charts
  102. Boat Weight
  103. New project
  104. differance between props
  105. Fuel Pumps
  106. Spacers for Sportmaster
  107. What Oil Trs Drives, Trans
  108. Patching hole in TRS drive.
  109. prop demo programs
  110. Fuel Pump Housing Oil
  111. Not getting the speed I should!
  112. 502 mpi wiring
  113. Bravo Xr Sportmaster Cav Plates
  114. Anyone know the Mercury Hi Pro engine Color
  115. What is a good trim tab kit for Scarab 23
  116. bolt torque specs for 4 bolt 454 vortec
  117. HP 525 Crank cast or forged?
  118. Help with ride quality
  119. Maintenance Manuals
  120. How to tighten Marine Machine Throttles?
  121. eddie marine Thumper install
  122. twin 29"hydro's X __? HP = 4800rpm?
  123. Alpha 1 Counter Rotating
  124. oil cooler thermostate stuck open
  125. Swim Step Help
  126. Full time muffler results
  127. flywheel difference BBC IV to VI ???HELP!!!
  128. One drive trims faster than the other ???
  129. HELP! drive problem
  130. Leaking steering rams.
  131. Trailer wiring 2003 F-250 Diesel
  132. Greasing the drive coupler
  133. Where To Contact Larry Smith
  134. 502 mpi supercharger headgaskets
  135. Bad Trim Cylinder
  136. 502 efi valve springs ??
  137. Drop down bolsters and Oil
  138. Fly Wheel Bolt Torque Specs
  139. port engine stalling, 350 mag carb question
  140. Alternator charging at only?
  141. Hydromotive Propellers and Racing Recap on Talkoffshore.com Tonight
  142. volvo wont crank Help
  143. Help I'm in starter He!!
  144. What Trailer?
  145. Anyone tried Mercury Maximus 5-blade prop?
  146. Can I power up elec. fuel pumps from coil?
  147. Rip off
  148. mercury
  149. 454 Mark IV Block with 502 Gen VI Heads
  150. Merc 525 Power Steering Bottle Leaks
  151. raw water pump specs
  152. Oil filter temps vers oil temps???
  153. possible exhaust restriction problem?
  154. Oil Consumption
  155. Gauges fine..alarm still sounding?
  156. Looking for Bravo Template.....help..anyone?
  157. Base Timing Mode Woes - Falling Fuel Pressure
  158. Trailer Wiring - 1998 C1500
  159. Blower belt for 174
  160. OIL Temperatures
  161. How do i remove this fitting ?
  162. Kiekhaefer Neutral Safety Switch
  163. Hi rev miss---need help.
  164. Wiring diagram for a 1991 75 hp Merc. OB?
  165. 502 MPI Ign. Timing
  166. 525SC "TRS, SSM"
  167. 525SC blower capacity
  168. crank sensor failure 496 HO?
  169. Fuel pump for a M-1 procharger on a 7.4MPI
  170. trim tabs for my 90 baja 210 ess
  171. altenator 1 wire or 3??
  172. bravo1 vs hydro on fountains
  173. Bravo I gear broken-need advice!
  174. Alpha shift cable help
  175. Won't engage forward/reverse
  176. Fuel Pressure Drop
  177. Quick question on 525efi
  178. Introducing the Konrad/Fountain of Youth racing team
  179. BW Trans puking out upper vent
  180. Fuel pump problem solved
  181. Fuel pump problem solved
  182. Ever stripped a thread on an Edelbrock intake manifold?
  183. Electronic Ignition Conversion
  184. bravo one drive gear oil
  185. We gained access to the fuel tank today
  186. New (used) boat, gone bad
  187. alernator alignment
  188. carb ?
  189. Mechanical Fuel Pump
  190. How to make a dockside air-conditioner?
  191. diffuser plates in giil/merc exhust? AND CRANK QUESTION
  192. A/F ratio meter
  193. Oil cooler experiment
  194. Engine Upgrade For A 502 Mag 2001 Powerquest
  195. offshore water pickup
  196. IAC Installation
  197. Torque Specs On 525cyclinder Head?
  198. Boat Weights
  199. How much boost?
  200. 3 Blade or 4 blade Prop?
  201. Starter....???
  202. Oil Line Size
  203. Best oil for tranny?
  204. how much power? 540/procharger8psi boost
  205. Are TRS drives shiftable?
  206. Replace Stock Exhaust on 496?
  207. Vortech superchargers on 496's???
  208. Vibration while turning under power
  209. Exhaust question.
  210. Small Block Chevy Setting Timing ??
  211. thermostat install
  212. Best prop for type of boat
  213. High-Torque, Gear Reduction Top Mount CCW Starters
  214. 140 merc points system ignition question
  215. Sealed 500 HP and Nickerson carbs
  216. Steering
  217. Help to ID props
  218. 7.4L versus 454 magnum
  219. heavy seas
  220. Power steering Q's
  221. Standard or high volume oil pump
  222. Starving for fuel (need injector info)
  223. 28" pitch bravo one's
  224. sticky shifter
  225. trim pump question?
  226. Eliminate Power Steering Cooler?
  227. prop for 30' Scarab CC
  228. Changing Supercharger Oil?
  229. quick question
  230. Engine Gurus... 400 SBC
  231. Hydromotive QIV Vs Bravo 1 Q"s
  232. info on bravo xz
  233. 15lbs fuel pressure at idle...502mpi?
  234. 496 HO Audio Alarm System
  235. arneson bravo conversion
  236. HELP! truck tires
  237. water passage from side of block
  238. Possible Bravo 1 damage???
  239. Stereo experts - need advice on a new system
  240. Depth gauge is not reading correctly
  241. Prop selection for a 38 Fountain lightning
  242. electric bolster switch?
  243. New to big boats and would like some suggestions..
  244. lower unit protection
  245. Running Hot ?
  246. 7.4L to 496 Repower/Upgrade
  247. Speedmaster
  248. How is your Coil bracket mounted?
  249. Oil T-stat Install
  250. Bob Teague and OSS Representatives on Talkoffshore.com Tonight
  251. bravo driveline coupler
  252. Power plus alum intake manifolds
  253. 377 scorpion through an alpha ss?
  254. 525 Back Fire Threw Carb
  255. Bmax leaking water
  256. How hard is it?
  257. Need Jetting Advice
  258. acid flush
  259. Has ANYBODY gotten their P5-X yet????
  260. Livorsi Tach Problem
  261. Who makes a Trim Tab indicator system?
  262. Mercury Lab Cleavers
  263. Speedo completely off.. How to fix?
  264. Sea Pump ?
  265. Oil Cooler Install
  266. Fuel sending unit Fountain 27
  267. Anyone installed Merc Smartcraft system?
  268. How can you tell if a O2 sensor is bad
  269. Hydraulic Helm pricing
  270. Bravo 1 Maintanance
  271. Need some help with O2 Sensor placement.
  272. leaking oil line.
  273. Greasing throttle and shift cables
  274. Carb choice
  275. Bravo 1 won't go into reverse
  276. cleaning corroded terminals
  277. Steam from exhaust
  278. Oil Filters
  279. 35' Cigarette Mistress Props
  280. Can't keep Fuel 500efi
  281. Engine Parts?
  282. Bravo Prop Fit on a TRS Drive?
  283. Props/rubber hubs and $$
  284. Cleaning Stainless Exhaust Tips
  285. Prop out of balance - help
  286. 1995 29' Scarab Rotted bulkhead
  287. Changing shifter from single to dual
  288. Sticky Trim Indicators
  289. K-Planes not lifting fully up?
  290. Camshaft identification
  291. Bravo Replacement Skeg
  292. 350HO dyno results
  293. Extension Boxes & Shorties Big project??
  294. Hydromotive P5X vs. Mercury Maximus
  295. trim pump slowdown mean dying????
  296. New Gages???Gaffrig Livorsi Pro comp Marine
  297. Drive antifouling paint for SoFLA?
  298. determining cause of drive coupler wear
  299. Water Pressure gauge hookup on closed cooling engines
  300. Good Head
  301. Merc Throttle cable (disassembly)
  302. 502 EFI/MPI question
  303. Best price on Zero Effort controls?
  304. Can Whipple's #2 kit really ad 40 hp to a 496 HO?
  305. Whipple w/502mag
  306. Hydraulic Steering
  307. Should I bypass the oil cooler???
  308. Oil Pressure Going Whacko!!
  309. Trim Cylinder Rebuild
  310. In or Out
  311. Mobile 1 gear oil in blower?
  312. stand-off boxes and silent choice
  313. Bravo Gear oil leak at Gimble
  314. Found this guy today
  315. motorized stern light
  316. merlin oval port heads question
  317. Looking for Twin-Carb box for Banks System
  318. fiberglass repair?
  319. Need a Kill switch diagram please
  320. supercharger oil?
  321. Part number??
  322. Rebuild or new marine long block for more power?
  323. Prop tests done now what
  324. Connecting Kill Switches
  325. Shift/Throttle cable compatibility
  326. Drive Coupler
  327. Anybody replaced an engine cover?
  328. ROBY1 4 blade>heavy load
  329. New boat need power/high altitude prop
  330. Water In Engine Oil
  331. 500 EFI Serpentine Belt
  332. Merc trim problem
  333. Stupid Switch is driving me Crazy! --HELP!
  334. Compression on Merc. 1988 330hp 454??
  335. Powder-coating Bravo Ones
  336. Noisy 7.4 MPI fuel pump and/or regulator
  337. Prop calculation?
  338. Mercruiser Bearing Cross Reference
  339. Installed new sea water pump & lost water pressure
  340. Holley/HP500/Idle
  341. My engine Water Pump is weeping...should I be?
  342. 502 Mpi
  343. 1999 500 HP carb lost rpms???
  344. XZ Drive problem
  345. Mercruiser serial number lookup
  346. cam for 350 mag recommendations??
  347. 1999 Challenger Offshore SV-24 for sale
  348. water pump problems
  349. Are the 3.0L Fleetmaster gearcases the same for all 3.0L's ?
  350. engine flush system
  351. Reading Spark plugs.
  352. ? Bad gas
  353. octane booster do they work
  354. Broke ANOTHER TRS drive
  355. I need some fountain advice please
  356. Engine Oil in Bilge
  357. can I straighten a curved skeg??
  358. Help With Buddies New Power Quest Prop Size
  359. Anodizing, anyone do it?
  360. Loss of coolant 496mag
  361. Marine a/c
  362. 26' Scarab
  363. Weight 502 MPI
  364. wheres the anti freeze goin???
  365. What do you think of this?
  366. Fiberglass expert advice needed!!
  367. 496 HO's heating up in 28 Daytona
  368. tuning / hull pad
  369. VHF Radio help
  370. Ilmor V-10's
  371. I want to upgrade to a merc mx 6.2
  372. which thrust washer to use?
  373. paging houston prop
  374. question for efi engine experts
  375. High Speed Steering Question
  376. what engine oil to use?
  377. Want to add whipples on 33' Donzi w/502s
  378. potential HP for '96 vortec 454???
  379. 5.7 L max RPM?
  380. 90 baja 210ess swim platform
  381. Any Good Sites for detailed Motor/Drive SN info??
  382. compressed plug
  383. Need Generator
  384. MSD is working
  385. Timing for a 502 Mag MPI
  386. I think I hurt my alpha, and I had a buyer!
  387. 502mpi tuning
  388. Bottom fouling protection
  389. Battery switch with engine running?
  390. Replacing Zero Efforts
  391. Borg Warner
  392. need help with oil reservoir leak
  393. efi alarm help
  394. Looking for a reliable surveyor in SoCal
  395. Power steering trouble
  396. IMCO Extreme Drives
  397. Need an Engine hauled from Oklahoma
  398. Do I need a Sea Strainer?
  399. Tansmission Removal
  400. What fuel?
  401. Bravo 1 Lower gear case
  402. tabs at top speed?seems ness on 29 fountain
  403. New Mooring Cover Leaving Blue Stains
  404. What type/size of squirter to use?
  405. boat wont track straight
  406. leaking fuel bowls???
  407. Problems with Thunderbolt V advance
  408. trailer restoration
  409. Water pressure question
  410. Speedo hose location.
  411. 33 Outlaw w/twin 500hp's
  412. Ngk-ur5
  413. My starboard tach is all over the dial
  414. carb selection advise
  415. best place to buy trailer brake parts?
  416. alignment
  417. Steering Cylinders
  418. How many hours on your engines?
  419. Need info/suggestions on Fuel Line
  420. Merc 250 EFI/250 OPTI?
  421. K-plane solenoid
  422. NGK BR6FS Socket Size
  423. Need 454/450+hp
  424. Gasoline stain
  425. Stress Cracks
  426. INFO: K&N OIL FILTER on 7.4
  427. 28 Sonics
  428. HP500EFI and AS&M Monoblade throttle valve?
  429. Twin Disk Tranny Blues
  430. improving 4 bbl q jet
  431. Rotted transom / 26' scarab
  432. drive help
  433. Solid lifter Question
  434. Single wire alternator question
  435. GPS Interface (NMEA 183 Spec) ???
  436. Spinning prop by hand
  437. smartcraft sc1000 Monitor connection?????
  438. BilgeKote
  439. Help needed with Imco Shorties
  440. Mercury Racing
  441. Bleeding disc brakes
  442. Tongue weight
  443. Where to Buy?
  444. Tuesday Night on Talkoffshore.com
  445. Snap/Rivet removal
  446. 42' Wellcraft Excalibur Eagle
  447. Ssm Iv
  448. one more try... Eickert headers
  449. Pulse drives???
  450. SSM Drive Info
  451. Stereo?-Amp cuts out
  452. Flappers....
  453. #3 to #6 drive conversion???
  454. 454 Mag EFI problems (1994)
  455. gps speedo antenna wires????
  456. 454 upgrade, what are your thoughts.
  457. Florida Outdrive Services
  458. Wiring Help Please
  459. Help!
  460. XR/Imco won't shift after getting towed
  461. Ski Prop for Scarab 22
  462. Marine Stereo resets...
  463. HP 500's and a milkshake
  464. Hydraulic Steering question
  465. Battery/Starter Cable grounding point?
  466. Sheared Trailer Lugs
  467. Prop Question
  468. K-Plane Pump & Tank Leaking
  469. Cobalt Condurre Info??
  470. Rev 4 prop
  471. 1989 24 liberator
  472. Speedo help needed.
  473. Alpha 1 trim limit swithes ?
  474. Is it vapor lock?
  475. Oil Bath Hubs ???
  476. 502 total advance timing???
  477. 7.4l MPI Mag...One plug (#5) very clean?
  478. capilano helm
  479. need simple harnesses.572 with Borg 72 Trs
  480. What can you tell me about Barry Grant Carbs
  481. MERCATHODE System Components Location
  482. steering u bolt replacement
  483. Torque specs for Bravo
  484. Braided hoses vs rubber?
  485. Merc 454, BW Tranny, TRS outdrive
  486. trim tab mounting
  487. Torque twist/Prop twist problem
  488. engine will not shut off with key?
  489. Tip to save your Outboard
  490. 350 MPI audible alarm
  491. 1988 454's ignigtion problems!
  492. ROD KNOCK procharged hp 500 blowed er up
  493. need merc transom template
  494. Question for the prop guru's
  495. 97 Scarab 38 Bolster Seats
  496. Hatch Hinge Fabricator in NorCal or Upstate NY
  497. Blower motor fuel pressure???
  498. Bravo Drive Oil Bottles
  499. Possible to have GPS screen show depth ?
  500. confused on hyd steering