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  1. Corsa Flappers
  2. Whipple Charger for a Fountain
  3. Yellow hull stains
  4. Possible bad valv job on SB Vortec heads?
  5. Carb Choice
  6. 496 head gaskets????
  7. Hatch Actuators
  8. Gas Tanks
  9. Which head gasket?
  10. Replacement Exhaust Flappers
  11. SB Fuel Injectors
  12. Merc 900 SC info
  13. trim up, no trim down
  14. Best Earmuffs for Alpha SS
  15. New Drives Or Upgrade Bravos
  16. Engine and Tranny cooler plumbing
  17. ok guys, I am a boater/ biker - got a carb question for you guys...
  18. Custom Lab Finished 5 Blade Props
  19. trim tab mounting
  20. Velvet Drive 72C: Huber or BAM
  21. Whipple and Silent Thunder. Dustin?
  22. bildge cleanup
  23. tall deck spacer
  24. Mercruiser BB Thermostat Housing conversion?
  25. MSD or D.U.I.?
  26. Bravo Drives? 1 Or 3?
  27. Batteries
  28. Filter Mags?
  29. Merc Scan tools
  30. Bravo III vs. Alpha I
  31. Ecm Mefi 3
  32. Conversion to Deisel?
  33. Bravo TOOLS?????
  34. 12v relays - who makes good quality ones?
  35. Paint Spraying Basics
  36. Any Intercoolers for sale
  37. Custom Powder Coated Switch Panel
  38. GEN IV 454 Oil pan
  39. adding fluid to Bravo I
  40. Zero Effort Control Install
  41. Power Coating
  42. water/pressure relief
  43. Adding Third Engine (lower HP) for docking / idle / etc.
  44. Carburated 502 Mags
  45. Multipal battery hook up????
  46. 350 sb more power
  47. Merc T-bolt Ign System..what do I need?
  48. Cruise RPM
  49. IMCO Vs. Stellings extension box..
  50. Power Valve Circuit
  51. Whipple 496 HO
  52. What valve cover will fit ?
  53. New oil cooler
  54. Boost reference Demon Carburator
  55. cam shaft Help!
  56. GIL Headers & Pipes- OSO Auction
  57. stress crack
  58. 496 vs. 496 HO What's the difference?
  59. Looking for Procharger dealers
  60. power steering lines needed
  61. 525 sc blower popping
  62. Water Temp/Pressure problem
  63. Exhaust Sounds
  64. 525SC Pulley Shaft
  65. Trailor
  66. Bravo drive measurement needed
  67. Trainig class
  68. Hp500 Carb Rev Limit
  69. Flame Arrs. for Merc. 6.0's
  70. How to boost reference a Holley
  71. Now where to drain trans cooler line?
  72. compression ratio/vortec 5.7
  73. Hydromotive or mercury maximus
  74. What grit to use on bottom of boat?
  75. Need Bravo I Propshaft!!
  76. SSMs & SSM3A's
  77. Hardin Marine / Gill Exhaust
  78. Capilano Hydraulic Helm Hh5250
  79. Canvas
  80. 496 Leaking Antifreeze
  81. Leak Down Questions
  82. 5.0 mpi to 496 mag ho conversion
  83. Rot. Exactly what is it?
  84. Sandblasting tip for indoors with no mess
  85. Cloyes timing crank sprocket
  86. shift problem on Bravo 1,help
  87. Saltwater Flush ....
  88. Where's the Whipple
  89. Another GEn 4,5,6 question.... Valve covers
  90. Dino vs Synthetic
  91. 454 cam suggestions?
  92. Oil thermostat..can they go bad?
  93. Steering Wanders
  94. Set Idle on Supercharged motor?
  95. Norcross Depth Finder
  96. dumb question -- what is the pad of a boat?
  97. a little help
  98. oso help
  99. Installing angled bezels
  100. Bravo 3 transom assembly differences
  101. wet sanding???
  102. Scarab specs. and general info.
  103. Trim cylinder interchange.
  104. water in fuel
  105. Trim Tab System
  106. Removing silent choice block off plate #?
  107. How do you get Paint to Stick to Aluminum?
  108. Friend bought a boat...questions
  109. What oil do you use for your initial start up on a new motor?
  110. Bottom Paint removal
  111. Mark 4 ,Gen5 and Gen 6 Flywheels for 454
  112. Need a Prop!! Need suggestions!
  113. side vs low water pickup speed diff?
  114. Gen 4,5,6 Flywheel housings same?
  115. Shore Power and A/C installation Cost
  116. Windshield
  117. Where to check oil level
  118. High RPM's On 500 EFI???
  119. Mercury Prop WARNING!!
  120. good lexan for wind screen
  121. Who needs 1600 HP?
  122. 496HO exhaust
  123. Gen 4,5,6 bb dist.... are they the same?
  124. Masterlube Installation ???
  125. Proper Proping for 35 Lightning
  126. $%&#@ Compression fitting..
  127. Low Engine RPM with New Motor
  128. Engine guys- how much room in front of bbc to change cam??
  129. Documenting
  130. XR vs. XZ
  131. engine alignment?
  132. oil filter question
  133. Hynautic steering by Teleflex???
  134. Bazooka Tubes
  135. water pressure
  136. prop selection 2550 sx
  137. intake manifolds?
  138. Optima Battery & Battery Box
  139. quick dash upgrade
  140. drive showers
  141. procharger temps
  142. What number drive is this?
  143. Repair time from mechanic?
  144. Rich at startup
  145. Trailer Repair
  146. K&N filters and the Coast Guard..
  147. Bravo 1 top cap oil leak
  148. My new AFR heads
  149. Gas Tank Installation??????
  150. More Bravo I help!
  151. Antisiphon Checkball - is it nessessary?
  152. Keelguard For 24 Baja Outlaw
  153. 1997 7.4 300hp?
  154. Need help choosing a motor....
  155. Cutting Aluminum- some tricks!!
  156. Cam and speed question: Merc 370 HP-454 in Scarab III 34'
  157. Powdercoating throttles
  158. motor cuts out or dies at high rpm's
  159. Could be hydrolocked ?
  160. water pressure fix?
  161. TRS Rear Mount Seized
  162. starter problems
  163. Guessitimate This HP
  164. Lower Y Exhaust Pipes (Bull Horns)
  165. Oil And Filter
  166. Prefered Spark Plugs?
  167. engine alignment
  168. 502 efi's rebuild longblocks repower ??
  169. bravo/alpha props
  170. Harmonic Balancer won't "pop off"
  171. Lift Extensions
  172. Merc 5.0L Carbon Fouling
  173. Cabin Door alignment
  174. Which drive?
  175. Temporarily patching holes under waterline?
  176. Superchaeger?
  177. Best way to cut gel coat?
  178. Schubeck roller lifters
  179. 95 502 efi vapor lock??
  180. Main cap bolt with windage tray extension
  181. imco hyd steering
  182. Engine Oil Cooler Size
  183. Trim Tab Indicator Lights Not Working????????
  184. Transom assy. gasket/o-ring
  185. Alpha hinge pins
  186. Help - need set of Ferrea F2121P Valves
  187. Trim Ram Bushings
  188. Trailer Questions (2 part)
  189. Shift Cable Bellow
  190. Removing Bottom Paint
  191. Tank selector switch
  192. Pressure gauge off the raw water pump?
  193. Tbolt ignition module
  194. Alpha 1 gen 1 Gimbal
  195. Prop Size, Pitch & # of blades!!!
  196. Outboard(s) tuneup....need help!!!!
  197. info on n/a engines what cam
  198. Interco trailer axel trouble
  199. AZ Speed & Marine
  200. IMCO SC upper vs. XR upper
  201. 4BBL Carburetor Choke
  202. VDO Gauges Contact?
  203. Adequate oil pressure?
  204. Baja thoughts
  205. Dyno 200 questions HP500
  206. Calling.....z.zuperboat
  207. 454 fuel system compatable?
  208. Leaky Hatch fix?
  209. Velvet Drive oil cooler fittings
  210. Trs gimbal ringswivel pin?
  211. Prop thoughts
  212. Upgrades for 415HP Merc.
  213. Motor Break In
  214. Reducing carb from 750cfm to 650cfm?
  215. 496 for sale
  216. carb to efi conversion
  217. bravo 1
  218. Alpha 1 Gimbal Ring Replacement
  219. can i determine cam with out teardown?
  220. fuel injection conversion, what's bets for the $
  221. Does anyone know this engine?
  222. Looking for St. Louis area properly handeling Super Duty for temporary tire swap.
  223. Plumbing, Stainless Marine
  224. 496 Mag Ho Oil?
  225. What are the1995 500HP cam specs
  226. Bottom
  227. Preparing for spring
  228. Outboards and STP, Carbuerator cleaner & octane booster.
  229. Size & pitch questions???
  230. 500 HP Lifters
  231. aluminum heads
  232. Anyone reccomend a book on how to weld
  233. Fuel / HP curve for 454 mag
  234. Gil exhaust question
  235. Osmosis - hull blisters?
  236. Procharged engine temp
  237. Arizona Speed & Marine 625 HP engine
  238. Fiberglass Air Scoop
  239. Blue Lighting Boats of Fort Myers?
  240. Engine submerged in water?
  241. What drive ratio & prop??
  242. Need a GAS TANK built
  243. Corsa Exhaust
  244. Intake/carb swap
  245. HELP, yanked distributor...timing timing timing
  246. whipple stage 2
  247. 496 HO Exhaust Plate
  248. MSD problems
  249. x-dim
  250. Fuel Tank?????????
  251. Bravo Question
  252. Arneson rocker plates/tabs
  253. who makes custom lenth trim hoses
  254. How does this 502 look for a marine application?
  255. merlin heads
  256. module
  257. Ignition Module
  258. mercruiser wiring schmatic for guages
  259. 496 ho manifold
  260. 502 MAG. piston cc specs.
  261. Matching powder coated paint ??
  262. TRS Tranny woes
  263. rod/stroke ratio
  264. carb reliable?
  265. whats the trick?
  266. Will XR Drives fit on a ?
  267. exhaust flappers
  268. (truck) noisy rear end
  269. MSD Ignition
  270. Bravo Gear Drive Ratio
  271. 502 Gen VI and Water Reversion
  272. head stud sealer.
  273. ECM Recalibration
  274. procharged HP500 fuel pressure not coming up with boost.long post
  275. EFI fuel pumps??????
  276. best gear lube.
  277. Alpha u-joints
  278. 525 efi pricing question
  279. Fel pro gaskets
  280. fuel injector ?
  281. Ignition questions
  282. Bravo vs. Mirage
  283. Need Trim Tab Parts?
  284. Question on Arneson Drives
  285. Alpha Drive Lube Capacity?
  286. Throttle Update
  287. Alternator current output
  288. Adding lower external tie bar - Tips?
  289. Merlins and new valves.
  290. Re-Painting Sidevents
  291. DONE! What a relief.
  292. Engine Break-In
  293. Float Coat?
  294. Audio question...
  295. Need help with bottom paint!
  296. Mirage conversion to ACCLERATOR
  297. Eddie marine switchable exhaust for 496 h.o.
  298. drive lock key lost
  299. Replacing Valve Springs
  300. Trs Limits?
  301. "plastic" prop hubs
  302. Short vs Tall risers on gil
  303. Stat Housing ???
  304. 31 SCARAB twin step
  305. HP500EFI rebuild questions
  306. Leaking dipstick tube.
  307. Stringer check and hull
  308. Top-end rebuild. What else?
  309. bravo Question
  310. Alpha Drive Question
  311. Seacast Questions
  312. Bravo 1 education needed
  313. Need Help With Merc O/b Trim Assmbly
  314. Drives drives drives, all about drives....
  315. what are the best full time mufflers .......
  316. Sale on Innovative Marine showers
  317. A list of oil filters that fit 502MAG & 496HO
  318. Spring Check
  319. layup
  320. dart 308 haeds anyone use them
  321. Bravo Gimbal Ring Repair
  322. L-18 intake conversion from Arizona Speed
  323. Need Help..lower unit carrier nut????????
  324. excuseee me!!!
  325. need a new valve spring manufacture...
  326. whipple intercooler
  327. Aluminum fuel tanks: paint them?
  328. Mercury "Vengeance" Prop
  329. OK, now what???
  330. OT: 98 F250 charging problem
  331. best oil and grade for pro charged carborated hp500?
  332. Bottom Paint??
  333. Aeromotive fuel pump A1000 same as paxton?
  334. Revolution Marine exhaust OK?
  335. malstrom 32
  336. Cable Covers for rigging a new Merc OB
  337. Which pan gasket for GEN V 502?
  338. Bronze/Brass impeller housing for Gen V/VI water/fuel pump assembly??
  339. Plywood (Seat) Question???
  340. desktop dyno Einsteins
  341. Memphis "Belle" audio amplifier
  342. Houston Prop store hours
  343. 7.4mpi wiring ecm plug
  344. Procharger pully rubs on housing(Snout)
  345. minor gel coat repair? small chips etc...
  346. air filter for procharger
  347. calling on Traviss
  348. 500hp valve springs
  349. Blistering facts
  350. prop hubs
  351. Trim pump won't hold up
  352. Bottom Paint Or Wax
  353. Hey Blower Motor Guys!:How Many Hours Are You Getting Out of Your Heads??
  354. Question anyone have a used 10k lift?
  355. Stellings Tailpipes
  356. Bravo One stress test
  357. New Motor Wiring, need photos
  358. Drive grea lube
  359. WHat brands of boats have blisters?
  360. Hull Blisters = Use of cheap resins
  361. Alternator pully question.... did I hurt it??
  362. windscreen
  363. wax or finish question
  364. EGT for prochargers
  365. Props
  366. 1.8 Rockers on BBC ?
  367. Fountain boat tests
  368. What are we getting these days?
  369. Maximum Idle RPM
  370. 525sc
  371. horsepower?
  372. Engine coupler balancing
  373. prop for 24 outlaw 540
  374. 900 hours on 454's ?
  375. Counter rotate ?
  376. Call me stupid, but how do you read these paint mixing cups?
  377. Prop Rotation
  378. Bravo XR problems - need feedback
  379. How much steam is too much?
  380. Timing Chain Tightness
  381. Mufflers
  382. help me choose a prop??
  383. How much outdrive oil will I need?
  384. Water leak thru drive?
  385. Removing cockpit carpet glue?
  386. Gear Ratio???
  387. Corsa Muffler Tips???
  388. Rebuilt 502 Mag/EFI with prochargers
  389. 496 HO exhaust
  390. Gaffrig Knock Sensor
  391. CMI Headers
  392. Mercruiser valve spings and head gaskets
  393. Whipple
  394. merc style or headers for 850 hp engine?
  395. Powdercoating in the Chicago Area
  396. Characteristics between single and twin step
  397. Remote oil filter not a good idea?
  398. Best switchable tips...
  399. Hydromotive Propeller Sale
  400. #6 drive question
  401. what prop
  402. Chriscraft STINGER????
  403. merc lifters $$$$$$$
  404. trim tab....top end loss???
  405. Would i be ok with water pressure with this setup?
  406. 330 rebiuld???
  407. best header gasket?
  408. Virgin painter painting questions
  409. 29' fever engine mods
  410. Prop slop
  411. edelbrock alum. heads
  412. Prop Hub
  413. CMI Tailpipes
  414. superchillers
  415. 575 Sc
  416. How do I recess screw heads in metal??
  417. Prochargers for 496 HO's
  418. Crack in bulkhead
  419. HELP!! BAD VIBRATION when turning or trimming
  420. 1994 Stryker Equalizer
  421. Mechanical Fuel Presure gages ??
  422. Condensation at the valve covers
  423. I need a new AM/FM/CD Receiver
  424. TRS-Engine Alignment Procedure
  425. Marine flooring options
  426. Subliminal advertising
  427. bolster seats
  428. First pre-ownded purchase
  429. Hey VOODOO, where are you at now??
  430. small supercharger question????
  431. 100 octane
  432. High Water Pressure
  433. Solenoid
  434. power trim problem
  435. XR Drive Gear Ratios
  436. Consuming oil
  437. Reversion
  438. How difficult and/or expensive is it to disasemble a 86 Alpha One
  439. Steering Slack
  440. Drew Sidewinder Stab.
  441. Who makes the best impeller?
  442. 5 blade GP
  443. merc HP paint
  444. 500EFI fuel presure problems
  445. Alignment tool dimensions??
  446. windshield parts
  447. Help! Sky high fuel pressure
  448. 502 mpi fuel injectors
  449. Shotgun Mufflers Illegal ??
  450. exhaust valves
  451. Baja Sport 280
  452. Best place for a Whipple?
  453. 3" slack in belt?
  454. Difference in prop pitch?
  455. Water in oil
  456. impeller replacement
  457. #6 drive oil change
  458. best prop for 1995 Baja 32 Caliber
  459. Alpha to Bravo help
  460. 5 in. lbs. dial torque wrenches
  461. whipple 575sci upgrade 650hp kit
  462. Jets
  463. Steering pulling suddenly?
  464. is a spring a spring?
  465. Bravo One Won't Trim Up
  466. scarab38
  467. Good deal?
  468. How to Prep/Paint an Outdrive
  469. New 496 aluminum heads
  470. Which Amsoil Gear Lube to Use?
  471. A/C installation location
  472. Cometic head gaskets.
  473. Impeller Part #
  474. 5 blade Maximus
  475. 1999 hp500 gen+
  476. bravo 1 top cap torqe specs
  477. 496 versus 500 efi
  478. How to Crate a Motor for Shipping
  479. Greasing U-Joints on a Bravo1
  480. Deck/hull joint idea
  481. Advice on a color chartplotter/GPS
  482. bravo one lower unit swap 1990/2000
  483. 7.4 efi help
  484. Speed Master #4
  485. 675 hp bbc
  486. Fresh Water Cooling vs. Raw Water Cooling and....
  487. brave one propshaft
  488. Hydraulic Steering
  489. GPS Speedo's
  490. need to find out cubic inch of the engines on our Baja
  491. Jacobs Marine Master Ignition diagram needed
  492. 500efi Valve Springs, Help??
  493. Removal Of Ext Box
  494. Controling fuel mixture w/ a ProCharger
  495. Cam specifications
  496. Boat Cover Has Had Its Last Winter
  497. 28 Daytona 496 HO Mags performance?
  498. erratic oil pressure
  499. batteries
  500. 10 lbs oil pressure? 525 EFI