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  1. Steering Wanders
  2. Set Idle on Supercharged motor?
  3. Norcross Depth Finder
  4. dumb question -- what is the pad of a boat?
  5. a little help
  6. oso help
  7. Installing angled bezels
  8. Bravo 3 transom assembly differences
  9. wet sanding???
  10. Scarab specs. and general info.
  11. Trim cylinder interchange.
  12. water in fuel
  13. Trim Tab System
  14. Removing silent choice block off plate #?
  15. How do you get Paint to Stick to Aluminum?
  16. Friend bought a boat...questions
  17. What oil do you use for your initial start up on a new motor?
  18. Bottom Paint removal
  19. Mark 4 ,Gen5 and Gen 6 Flywheels for 454
  20. Need a Prop!! Need suggestions!
  21. side vs low water pickup speed diff?
  22. Gen 4,5,6 Flywheel housings same?
  23. Shore Power and A/C installation Cost
  24. Windshield
  25. Where to check oil level
  26. High RPM's On 500 EFI???
  27. Mercury Prop WARNING!!
  28. good lexan for wind screen
  29. Who needs 1600 HP?
  30. 496HO exhaust
  31. Gen 4,5,6 bb dist.... are they the same?
  32. Masterlube Installation ???
  33. Proper Proping for 35 Lightning
  34. $%&#@ Compression fitting..
  35. Low Engine RPM with New Motor
  36. Engine guys- how much room in front of bbc to change cam??
  37. Documenting
  38. XR vs. XZ
  39. engine alignment?
  40. oil filter question
  41. Hynautic steering by Teleflex???
  42. Bazooka Tubes
  43. water pressure
  44. prop selection 2550 sx
  45. intake manifolds?
  46. Optima Battery & Battery Box
  47. quick dash upgrade
  48. drive showers
  49. procharger temps
  50. What number drive is this?
  51. Repair time from mechanic?
  52. Rich at startup
  53. Trailer Repair
  54. K&N filters and the Coast Guard..
  55. Bravo 1 top cap oil leak
  56. My new AFR heads
  57. Gas Tank Installation??????
  58. More Bravo I help!
  59. Antisiphon Checkball - is it nessessary?
  60. Keelguard For 24 Baja Outlaw
  61. 1997 7.4 300hp?
  62. Need help choosing a motor....
  63. Cutting Aluminum- some tricks!!
  64. Cam and speed question: Merc 370 HP-454 in Scarab III 34'
  65. Powdercoating throttles
  66. motor cuts out or dies at high rpm's
  67. Could be hydrolocked ?
  68. water pressure fix?
  69. TRS Rear Mount Seized
  70. starter problems
  71. Guessitimate This HP
  72. Lower Y Exhaust Pipes (Bull Horns)
  73. Oil And Filter
  74. Prefered Spark Plugs?
  75. engine alignment
  76. 502 efi's rebuild longblocks repower ??
  77. bravo/alpha props
  78. Harmonic Balancer won't "pop off"
  79. Lift Extensions
  80. Merc 5.0L Carbon Fouling
  81. Cabin Door alignment
  82. Which drive?
  83. Temporarily patching holes under waterline?
  84. Superchaeger?
  85. Best way to cut gel coat?
  86. Schubeck roller lifters
  87. 95 502 efi vapor lock??
  88. Main cap bolt with windage tray extension
  89. imco hyd steering
  90. Engine Oil Cooler Size
  91. Trim Tab Indicator Lights Not Working????????
  92. Transom assy. gasket/o-ring
  93. Alpha hinge pins
  94. Help - need set of Ferrea F2121P Valves
  95. Trim Ram Bushings
  96. Trailer Questions (2 part)
  97. Shift Cable Bellow
  98. Removing Bottom Paint
  99. Tank selector switch
  100. Pressure gauge off the raw water pump?
  101. Tbolt ignition module
  102. Alpha 1 gen 1 Gimbal
  103. Prop Size, Pitch & # of blades!!!
  104. Outboard(s) tuneup....need help!!!!
  105. info on n/a engines what cam
  106. Interco trailer axel trouble
  107. AZ Speed & Marine
  108. IMCO SC upper vs. XR upper
  109. 4BBL Carburetor Choke
  110. VDO Gauges Contact?
  111. Adequate oil pressure?
  112. Baja thoughts
  113. Dyno 200 questions HP500
  114. Calling.....z.zuperboat
  115. 454 fuel system compatable?
  116. Leaky Hatch fix?
  117. Velvet Drive oil cooler fittings
  118. Trs gimbal ringswivel pin?
  119. Prop thoughts
  120. Upgrades for 415HP Merc.
  121. Motor Break In
  122. Reducing carb from 750cfm to 650cfm?
  123. 496 for sale
  124. carb to efi conversion
  125. bravo 1
  126. Alpha 1 Gimbal Ring Replacement
  127. can i determine cam with out teardown?
  128. fuel injection conversion, what's bets for the $
  129. Does anyone know this engine?
  130. Looking for St. Louis area properly handeling Super Duty for temporary tire swap.
  131. Plumbing, Stainless Marine
  132. 496 Mag Ho Oil?
  133. What are the1995 500HP cam specs
  134. Bottom
  135. Preparing for spring
  136. Outboards and STP, Carbuerator cleaner & octane booster.
  137. Size & pitch questions???
  138. 500 HP Lifters
  139. aluminum heads
  140. Anyone reccomend a book on how to weld
  141. Fuel / HP curve for 454 mag
  142. Gil exhaust question
  143. Osmosis - hull blisters?
  144. Procharged engine temp
  145. Arizona Speed & Marine 625 HP engine
  146. Fiberglass Air Scoop
  147. Blue Lighting Boats of Fort Myers?
  148. Engine submerged in water?
  149. What drive ratio & prop??
  150. Need a GAS TANK built
  151. Corsa Exhaust
  152. Intake/carb swap
  153. HELP, yanked distributor...timing timing timing
  154. whipple stage 2
  155. 496 HO Exhaust Plate
  156. MSD problems
  157. x-dim
  158. Fuel Tank?????????
  159. Bravo Question
  160. Arneson rocker plates/tabs
  161. who makes custom lenth trim hoses
  162. How does this 502 look for a marine application?
  163. merlin heads
  164. module
  165. Ignition Module
  166. mercruiser wiring schmatic for guages
  167. 496 ho manifold
  168. 502 MAG. piston cc specs.
  169. Matching powder coated paint ??
  170. TRS Tranny woes
  171. rod/stroke ratio
  172. carb reliable?
  173. whats the trick?
  174. Will XR Drives fit on a ?
  175. exhaust flappers
  176. (truck) noisy rear end
  177. MSD Ignition
  178. Bravo Gear Drive Ratio
  179. 502 Gen VI and Water Reversion
  180. head stud sealer.
  181. ECM Recalibration
  182. procharged HP500 fuel pressure not coming up with boost.long post
  183. EFI fuel pumps??????
  184. best gear lube.
  185. Alpha u-joints
  186. 525 efi pricing question
  187. Fel pro gaskets
  188. fuel injector ?
  189. Ignition questions
  190. Bravo vs. Mirage
  191. Need Trim Tab Parts?
  192. Question on Arneson Drives
  193. Alpha Drive Lube Capacity?
  194. Throttle Update
  195. Alternator current output
  196. Adding lower external tie bar - Tips?
  197. Merlins and new valves.
  198. Re-Painting Sidevents
  199. DONE! What a relief.
  200. Engine Break-In
  201. Float Coat?
  202. Audio question...
  203. Need help with bottom paint!
  204. Mirage conversion to ACCLERATOR
  205. Eddie marine switchable exhaust for 496 h.o.
  206. drive lock key lost
  207. Replacing Valve Springs
  208. Trs Limits?
  209. "plastic" prop hubs
  210. Short vs Tall risers on gil
  211. Stat Housing ???
  212. 31 SCARAB twin step
  213. HP500EFI rebuild questions
  214. Leaking dipstick tube.
  215. Stringer check and hull
  216. Top-end rebuild. What else?
  217. bravo Question
  218. Alpha Drive Question
  219. Seacast Questions
  220. Bravo 1 education needed
  221. Need Help With Merc O/b Trim Assmbly
  222. Drives drives drives, all about drives....
  223. what are the best full time mufflers .......
  224. Sale on Innovative Marine showers
  225. A list of oil filters that fit 502MAG & 496HO
  226. Spring Check
  227. layup
  228. dart 308 haeds anyone use them
  229. Bravo Gimbal Ring Repair
  230. L-18 intake conversion from Arizona Speed
  231. Need Help..lower unit carrier nut????????
  232. excuseee me!!!
  233. need a new valve spring manufacture...
  234. whipple intercooler
  235. Aluminum fuel tanks: paint them?
  236. Mercury "Vengeance" Prop
  237. OK, now what???
  238. OT: 98 F250 charging problem
  239. best oil and grade for pro charged carborated hp500?
  240. Bottom Paint??
  241. Aeromotive fuel pump A1000 same as paxton?
  242. Revolution Marine exhaust OK?
  243. malstrom 32
  244. Cable Covers for rigging a new Merc OB
  245. Which pan gasket for GEN V 502?
  246. Bronze/Brass impeller housing for Gen V/VI water/fuel pump assembly??
  247. Plywood (Seat) Question???
  248. desktop dyno Einsteins
  249. Memphis "Belle" audio amplifier
  250. Houston Prop store hours
  251. 7.4mpi wiring ecm plug
  252. Procharger pully rubs on housing(Snout)
  253. minor gel coat repair? small chips etc...
  254. air filter for procharger
  255. calling on Traviss
  256. 500hp valve springs
  257. Blistering facts
  258. prop hubs
  259. Trim pump won't hold up
  260. Bottom Paint Or Wax
  261. Hey Blower Motor Guys!:How Many Hours Are You Getting Out of Your Heads??
  262. Question anyone have a used 10k lift?
  263. Stellings Tailpipes
  264. Bravo One stress test
  265. New Motor Wiring, need photos
  266. Drive grea lube
  267. WHat brands of boats have blisters?
  268. Hull Blisters = Use of cheap resins
  269. Alternator pully question.... did I hurt it??
  270. windscreen
  271. wax or finish question
  272. EGT for prochargers
  273. Props
  274. 1.8 Rockers on BBC ?
  275. Fountain boat tests
  276. What are we getting these days?
  277. Maximum Idle RPM
  278. 525sc
  279. horsepower?
  280. Engine coupler balancing
  281. prop for 24 outlaw 540
  282. 900 hours on 454's ?
  283. Counter rotate ?
  284. Call me stupid, but how do you read these paint mixing cups?
  285. Prop Rotation
  286. Bravo XR problems - need feedback
  287. How much steam is too much?
  288. Timing Chain Tightness
  289. Mufflers
  290. help me choose a prop??
  291. How much outdrive oil will I need?
  292. Water leak thru drive?
  293. Removing cockpit carpet glue?
  294. Gear Ratio???
  295. Corsa Muffler Tips???
  296. Rebuilt 502 Mag/EFI with prochargers
  297. 496 HO exhaust
  298. Gaffrig Knock Sensor
  299. CMI Headers
  300. Mercruiser valve spings and head gaskets
  301. Whipple
  302. merc style or headers for 850 hp engine?
  303. Powdercoating in the Chicago Area
  304. Characteristics between single and twin step
  305. Remote oil filter not a good idea?
  306. Best switchable tips...
  307. Hydromotive Propeller Sale
  308. #6 drive question
  309. what prop
  310. Chriscraft STINGER????
  311. merc lifters $$$$$$$
  312. trim tab....top end loss???
  313. Would i be ok with water pressure with this setup?
  314. 330 rebiuld???
  315. best header gasket?
  316. Virgin painter painting questions
  317. 29' fever engine mods
  318. Prop slop
  319. edelbrock alum. heads
  320. Prop Hub
  321. CMI Tailpipes
  322. superchillers
  323. 575 Sc
  324. How do I recess screw heads in metal??
  325. Prochargers for 496 HO's
  326. Crack in bulkhead
  327. HELP!! BAD VIBRATION when turning or trimming
  328. 1994 Stryker Equalizer
  329. Mechanical Fuel Presure gages ??
  330. Condensation at the valve covers
  331. I need a new AM/FM/CD Receiver
  332. TRS-Engine Alignment Procedure
  333. Marine flooring options
  334. Subliminal advertising
  335. bolster seats
  336. First pre-ownded purchase
  337. Hey VOODOO, where are you at now??
  338. small supercharger question????
  339. 100 octane
  340. High Water Pressure
  341. Solenoid
  342. power trim problem
  343. XR Drive Gear Ratios
  344. Consuming oil
  345. Reversion
  346. How difficult and/or expensive is it to disasemble a 86 Alpha One
  347. Steering Slack
  348. Drew Sidewinder Stab.
  349. Who makes the best impeller?
  350. 5 blade GP
  351. merc HP paint
  352. 500EFI fuel presure problems
  353. Alignment tool dimensions??
  354. windshield parts
  355. Help! Sky high fuel pressure
  356. 502 mpi fuel injectors
  357. Shotgun Mufflers Illegal ??
  358. exhaust valves
  359. Baja Sport 280
  360. Best place for a Whipple?
  361. 3" slack in belt?
  362. Difference in prop pitch?
  363. Water in oil
  364. impeller replacement
  365. #6 drive oil change
  366. best prop for 1995 Baja 32 Caliber
  367. Alpha to Bravo help
  368. 5 in. lbs. dial torque wrenches
  369. whipple 575sci upgrade 650hp kit
  370. Jets
  371. Steering pulling suddenly?
  372. is a spring a spring?
  373. Bravo One Won't Trim Up
  374. scarab38
  375. Good deal?
  376. How to Prep/Paint an Outdrive
  377. New 496 aluminum heads
  378. Which Amsoil Gear Lube to Use?
  379. A/C installation location
  380. Cometic head gaskets.
  381. Impeller Part #
  382. 5 blade Maximus
  383. 1999 hp500 gen+
  384. bravo 1 top cap torqe specs
  385. 496 versus 500 efi
  386. How to Crate a Motor for Shipping
  387. Greasing U-Joints on a Bravo1
  388. Deck/hull joint idea
  389. Advice on a color chartplotter/GPS
  390. bravo one lower unit swap 1990/2000
  391. 7.4 efi help
  392. Speed Master #4
  393. 675 hp bbc
  394. Fresh Water Cooling vs. Raw Water Cooling and....
  395. brave one propshaft
  396. Hydraulic Steering
  397. GPS Speedo's
  398. need to find out cubic inch of the engines on our Baja
  399. Jacobs Marine Master Ignition diagram needed
  400. 500efi Valve Springs, Help??
  401. Removal Of Ext Box
  402. Controling fuel mixture w/ a ProCharger
  403. Cam specifications
  404. Boat Cover Has Had Its Last Winter
  405. 28 Daytona 496 HO Mags performance?
  406. erratic oil pressure
  407. batteries
  408. 10 lbs oil pressure? 525 EFI
  409. 454-330hp completed
  410. 454-330hp completed
  411. Silent Choice Blockoff
  412. making cross overs?
  413. 500 hp Question
  414. Compatible year range for Bravo one drives
  415. Cross overs and water temp??
  416. ProLine heads??
  417. life expectancy of a HP500 Belt???
  418. F1 Sutphen prop
  419. Whipple or AS&M
  420. exhaust
  421. Oil Cooler Plumbing
  422. Rtech Big Gun Debuts in Doller Offshore booth in Miami
  423. Alignment help
  424. What would you do ! with a 38 Scarab!
  425. XR Input Shaft Seal
  426. Blower Ratio for Boost
  427. holly carbs
  428. Velvet Drive Catch Can
  429. Silicones / 3m
  430. 502 Valve Springs
  431. trs drives
  432. best supercharger for 496ho?
  433. crossovers on a 502 mpi?
  434. blow box legality,,can I make one??
  435. 8.1l Gm/vortec Engine ?
  436. lab props
  437. Subs
  438. Bravo I RPMs ?
  439. 500hps
  440. mailman////////// RPM
  441. expected mph gains?
  442. 454-502 & 500 EFI Dist-cap & Rotor #
  443. 25P Mirage Plus PN Question
  444. Blown 25 Baja ?
  445. BBC L-29 vortech heads price??
  446. Top 10 Newbie Mistakes
  447. 420 hydrolic vs. hyd roller teague
  448. Engine Popping
  449. disc brakes ?
  450. How should I sell the B1 lower??
  451. Hydro Lock Exhaust Problem
  452. Spark Plug Gap for 454 mag
  453. Tuning Merc EFI
  454. Aluminum Boat repairs??
  455. Scarab3mdc
  456. Jim V........... RACE BOAT PROP
  457. bravo one limits
  458. Marine wire source
  459. which outboards to trust
  460. 330 on steroids?
  461. procharger 12 rib crank pulley wanted and carb advice
  462. 496 HO mag - Whipple or Procharger?
  463. Outdrive service?
  464. is 50ft vee too heavy for XR's?
  465. Replace, rebuild, refresh blower motors?
  466. Lifespan of headers
  467. prop help?
  468. Cleats
  469. ZOONFUN where are you?
  470. Best Oils
  471. Bravo 1 temp sender?
  472. Where to mount engine, tranny, p/s coolers
  473. Velvet Drive Transmission clutches warped
  474. These valves OK w/supercharger?
  475. Shifter cables
  476. what spark plugs with blower
  477. Structural Fiberglass guy in Chicago Area
  478. Whats involved in De-Fogging?
  479. Bravo gimbal housing question
  480. 90 degree Sea Water pump
  481. Prop Safety
  482. cost for trailer axle?
  483. Solenoid Dump Valves needed
  484. Cam/Heads/Exaust
  485. 500 cam #
  486. Life expectancy of a 2000 502mpi??
  487. What SBC valve springs do I need?
  488. Merc Oil Filter Study
  489. stuck in reverse
  490. Where to buy 'Perfect Seal' sealant?
  491. 502 mpi AZSpeed Upgrade
  492. what blower on 640 cu.in
  493. MRD 700hp blower motors
  494. MEFI 3 plug pin map
  495. 500 EFI bad fuel pump
  496. 502 Mag (root, whipple or Centrifugal)
  497. Problem Areas? GM Crew Cab Dually
  498. 540/572ci with stock 502mpi injection
  499. imco shortened drives
  500. How complicated is it to bebuild a Rochester Q-Jet