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  1. 525 sc blower popping
  2. Water Temp/Pressure problem
  3. Exhaust Sounds
  4. 525SC Pulley Shaft
  5. Trailor
  6. Bravo drive measurement needed
  7. Trainig class
  8. Hp500 Carb Rev Limit
  9. Flame Arrs. for Merc. 6.0's
  10. How to boost reference a Holley
  11. Now where to drain trans cooler line?
  12. compression ratio/vortec 5.7
  13. Hydromotive or mercury maximus
  14. What grit to use on bottom of boat?
  15. Need Bravo I Propshaft!!
  16. SSMs & SSM3A's
  17. Hardin Marine / Gill Exhaust
  18. Capilano Hydraulic Helm Hh5250
  19. Canvas
  20. 496 Leaking Antifreeze
  21. Leak Down Questions
  22. 5.0 mpi to 496 mag ho conversion
  23. Rot. Exactly what is it?
  24. Sandblasting tip for indoors with no mess
  25. Cloyes timing crank sprocket
  26. shift problem on Bravo 1,help
  27. Saltwater Flush ....
  28. Where's the Whipple
  29. Another GEn 4,5,6 question.... Valve covers
  30. Dino vs Synthetic
  31. 454 cam suggestions?
  32. Oil thermostat..can they go bad?
  33. Steering Wanders
  34. Set Idle on Supercharged motor?
  35. Norcross Depth Finder
  36. dumb question -- what is the pad of a boat?
  37. a little help
  38. oso help
  39. Installing angled bezels
  40. Bravo 3 transom assembly differences
  41. wet sanding???
  42. Scarab specs. and general info.
  43. Trim cylinder interchange.
  44. water in fuel
  45. Trim Tab System
  46. Removing silent choice block off plate #?
  47. How do you get Paint to Stick to Aluminum?
  48. Friend bought a boat...questions
  49. What oil do you use for your initial start up on a new motor?
  50. Bottom Paint removal
  51. Mark 4 ,Gen5 and Gen 6 Flywheels for 454
  52. Need a Prop!! Need suggestions!
  53. side vs low water pickup speed diff?
  54. Gen 4,5,6 Flywheel housings same?
  55. Shore Power and A/C installation Cost
  56. Windshield
  57. Where to check oil level
  58. High RPM's On 500 EFI???
  59. Mercury Prop WARNING!!
  60. good lexan for wind screen
  61. Who needs 1600 HP?
  62. 496HO exhaust
  63. Gen 4,5,6 bb dist.... are they the same?
  64. Masterlube Installation ???
  65. Proper Proping for 35 Lightning
  66. $%&#@ Compression fitting..
  67. Low Engine RPM with New Motor
  68. Engine guys- how much room in front of bbc to change cam??
  69. Documenting
  70. XR vs. XZ
  71. engine alignment?
  72. oil filter question
  73. Hynautic steering by Teleflex???
  74. Bazooka Tubes
  75. water pressure
  76. prop selection 2550 sx
  77. intake manifolds?
  78. Optima Battery & Battery Box
  79. quick dash upgrade
  80. drive showers
  81. procharger temps
  82. What number drive is this?
  83. Repair time from mechanic?
  84. Rich at startup
  85. Trailer Repair
  86. K&N filters and the Coast Guard..
  87. Bravo 1 top cap oil leak
  88. My new AFR heads
  89. Gas Tank Installation??????
  90. More Bravo I help!
  91. Antisiphon Checkball - is it nessessary?
  92. Keelguard For 24 Baja Outlaw
  93. 1997 7.4 300hp?
  94. Need help choosing a motor....
  95. Cutting Aluminum- some tricks!!
  96. Cam and speed question: Merc 370 HP-454 in Scarab III 34'
  97. Powdercoating throttles
  98. motor cuts out or dies at high rpm's
  99. Could be hydrolocked ?
  100. water pressure fix?
  101. TRS Rear Mount Seized
  102. starter problems
  103. Guessitimate This HP
  104. Lower Y Exhaust Pipes (Bull Horns)
  105. Oil And Filter
  106. Prefered Spark Plugs?
  107. engine alignment
  108. 502 efi's rebuild longblocks repower ??
  109. bravo/alpha props
  110. Harmonic Balancer won't "pop off"
  111. Lift Extensions
  112. Merc 5.0L Carbon Fouling
  113. Cabin Door alignment
  114. Which drive?
  115. Temporarily patching holes under waterline?
  116. Superchaeger?
  117. Best way to cut gel coat?
  118. Schubeck roller lifters
  119. 95 502 efi vapor lock??
  120. Main cap bolt with windage tray extension
  121. imco hyd steering
  122. Engine Oil Cooler Size
  123. Trim Tab Indicator Lights Not Working????????
  124. Transom assy. gasket/o-ring
  125. Alpha hinge pins
  126. Help - need set of Ferrea F2121P Valves
  127. Trim Ram Bushings
  128. Trailer Questions (2 part)
  129. Shift Cable Bellow
  130. Removing Bottom Paint
  131. Tank selector switch
  132. Pressure gauge off the raw water pump?
  133. Tbolt ignition module
  134. Alpha 1 gen 1 Gimbal
  135. Prop Size, Pitch & # of blades!!!
  136. Outboard(s) tuneup....need help!!!!
  137. info on n/a engines what cam
  138. Interco trailer axel trouble
  139. AZ Speed & Marine
  140. IMCO SC upper vs. XR upper
  141. 4BBL Carburetor Choke
  142. VDO Gauges Contact?
  143. Adequate oil pressure?
  144. Baja thoughts
  145. Dyno 200 questions HP500
  146. Calling.....z.zuperboat
  147. 454 fuel system compatable?
  148. Leaky Hatch fix?
  149. Velvet Drive oil cooler fittings
  150. Trs gimbal ringswivel pin?
  151. Prop thoughts
  152. Upgrades for 415HP Merc.
  153. Motor Break In
  154. Reducing carb from 750cfm to 650cfm?
  155. 496 for sale
  156. carb to efi conversion
  157. bravo 1
  158. Alpha 1 Gimbal Ring Replacement
  159. can i determine cam with out teardown?
  160. fuel injection conversion, what's bets for the $
  161. Does anyone know this engine?
  162. Looking for St. Louis area properly handeling Super Duty for temporary tire swap.
  163. Plumbing, Stainless Marine
  164. 496 Mag Ho Oil?
  165. What are the1995 500HP cam specs
  166. Bottom
  167. Preparing for spring
  168. Outboards and STP, Carbuerator cleaner & octane booster.
  169. Size & pitch questions???
  170. 500 HP Lifters
  171. aluminum heads
  172. Anyone reccomend a book on how to weld
  173. Fuel / HP curve for 454 mag
  174. Gil exhaust question
  175. Osmosis - hull blisters?
  176. Procharged engine temp
  177. Arizona Speed & Marine 625 HP engine
  178. Fiberglass Air Scoop
  179. Blue Lighting Boats of Fort Myers?
  180. Engine submerged in water?
  181. What drive ratio & prop??
  182. Need a GAS TANK built
  183. Corsa Exhaust
  184. Intake/carb swap
  185. HELP, yanked distributor...timing timing timing
  186. whipple stage 2
  187. 496 HO Exhaust Plate
  188. MSD problems
  189. x-dim
  190. Fuel Tank?????????
  191. Bravo Question
  192. Arneson rocker plates/tabs
  193. who makes custom lenth trim hoses
  194. How does this 502 look for a marine application?
  195. merlin heads
  196. module
  197. Ignition Module
  198. mercruiser wiring schmatic for guages
  199. 496 ho manifold
  200. 502 MAG. piston cc specs.
  201. Matching powder coated paint ??
  202. TRS Tranny woes
  203. rod/stroke ratio
  204. carb reliable?
  205. whats the trick?
  206. Will XR Drives fit on a ?
  207. exhaust flappers
  208. (truck) noisy rear end
  209. MSD Ignition
  210. Bravo Gear Drive Ratio
  211. 502 Gen VI and Water Reversion
  212. head stud sealer.
  213. ECM Recalibration
  214. procharged HP500 fuel pressure not coming up with boost.long post
  215. EFI fuel pumps??????
  216. best gear lube.
  217. Alpha u-joints
  218. 525 efi pricing question
  219. Fel pro gaskets
  220. fuel injector ?
  221. Ignition questions
  222. Bravo vs. Mirage
  223. Need Trim Tab Parts?
  224. Question on Arneson Drives
  225. Alpha Drive Lube Capacity?
  226. Throttle Update
  227. Alternator current output
  228. Adding lower external tie bar - Tips?
  229. Merlins and new valves.
  230. Re-Painting Sidevents
  231. DONE! What a relief.
  232. Engine Break-In
  233. Float Coat?
  234. Audio question...
  235. Need help with bottom paint!
  236. Mirage conversion to ACCLERATOR
  237. Eddie marine switchable exhaust for 496 h.o.
  238. drive lock key lost
  239. Replacing Valve Springs
  240. Trs Limits?
  241. "plastic" prop hubs
  242. Short vs Tall risers on gil
  243. Stat Housing ???
  244. 31 SCARAB twin step
  245. HP500EFI rebuild questions
  246. Leaking dipstick tube.
  247. Stringer check and hull
  248. Top-end rebuild. What else?
  249. bravo Question
  250. Alpha Drive Question
  251. Seacast Questions
  252. Bravo 1 education needed
  253. Need Help With Merc O/b Trim Assmbly
  254. Drives drives drives, all about drives....
  255. what are the best full time mufflers .......
  256. Sale on Innovative Marine showers
  257. A list of oil filters that fit 502MAG & 496HO
  258. Spring Check
  259. layup
  260. dart 308 haeds anyone use them
  261. Bravo Gimbal Ring Repair
  262. L-18 intake conversion from Arizona Speed
  263. Need Help..lower unit carrier nut????????
  264. excuseee me!!!
  265. need a new valve spring manufacture...
  266. whipple intercooler
  267. Aluminum fuel tanks: paint them?
  268. Mercury "Vengeance" Prop
  269. OK, now what???
  270. OT: 98 F250 charging problem
  271. best oil and grade for pro charged carborated hp500?
  272. Bottom Paint??
  273. Aeromotive fuel pump A1000 same as paxton?
  274. Revolution Marine exhaust OK?
  275. malstrom 32
  276. Cable Covers for rigging a new Merc OB
  277. Which pan gasket for GEN V 502?
  278. Bronze/Brass impeller housing for Gen V/VI water/fuel pump assembly??
  279. Plywood (Seat) Question???
  280. desktop dyno Einsteins
  281. Memphis "Belle" audio amplifier
  282. Houston Prop store hours
  283. 7.4mpi wiring ecm plug
  284. Procharger pully rubs on housing(Snout)
  285. minor gel coat repair? small chips etc...
  286. air filter for procharger
  287. calling on Traviss
  288. 500hp valve springs
  289. Blistering facts
  290. prop hubs
  291. Trim pump won't hold up
  292. Bottom Paint Or Wax
  293. Hey Blower Motor Guys!:How Many Hours Are You Getting Out of Your Heads??
  294. Question anyone have a used 10k lift?
  295. Stellings Tailpipes
  296. Bravo One stress test
  297. New Motor Wiring, need photos
  298. Drive grea lube
  299. WHat brands of boats have blisters?
  300. Hull Blisters = Use of cheap resins
  301. Alternator pully question.... did I hurt it??
  302. windscreen
  303. wax or finish question
  304. EGT for prochargers
  305. Props
  306. 1.8 Rockers on BBC ?
  307. Fountain boat tests
  308. What are we getting these days?
  309. Maximum Idle RPM
  310. 525sc
  311. horsepower?
  312. Engine coupler balancing
  313. prop for 24 outlaw 540
  314. 900 hours on 454's ?
  315. Counter rotate ?
  316. Call me stupid, but how do you read these paint mixing cups?
  317. Prop Rotation
  318. Bravo XR problems - need feedback
  319. How much steam is too much?
  320. Timing Chain Tightness
  321. Mufflers
  322. help me choose a prop??
  323. How much outdrive oil will I need?
  324. Water leak thru drive?
  325. Removing cockpit carpet glue?
  326. Gear Ratio???
  327. Corsa Muffler Tips???
  328. Rebuilt 502 Mag/EFI with prochargers
  329. 496 HO exhaust
  330. Gaffrig Knock Sensor
  331. CMI Headers
  332. Mercruiser valve spings and head gaskets
  333. Whipple
  334. merc style or headers for 850 hp engine?
  335. Powdercoating in the Chicago Area
  336. Characteristics between single and twin step
  337. Remote oil filter not a good idea?
  338. Best switchable tips...
  339. Hydromotive Propeller Sale
  340. #6 drive question
  341. what prop
  342. Chriscraft STINGER????
  343. merc lifters $$$$$$$
  344. trim tab....top end loss???
  345. Would i be ok with water pressure with this setup?
  346. 330 rebiuld???
  347. best header gasket?
  348. Virgin painter painting questions
  349. 29' fever engine mods
  350. Prop slop
  351. edelbrock alum. heads
  352. Prop Hub
  353. CMI Tailpipes
  354. superchillers
  355. 575 Sc
  356. How do I recess screw heads in metal??
  357. Prochargers for 496 HO's
  358. Crack in bulkhead
  359. HELP!! BAD VIBRATION when turning or trimming
  360. 1994 Stryker Equalizer
  361. Mechanical Fuel Presure gages ??
  362. Condensation at the valve covers
  363. I need a new AM/FM/CD Receiver
  364. TRS-Engine Alignment Procedure
  365. Marine flooring options
  366. Subliminal advertising
  367. bolster seats
  368. First pre-ownded purchase
  369. Hey VOODOO, where are you at now??
  370. small supercharger question????
  371. 100 octane
  372. High Water Pressure
  373. Solenoid
  374. power trim problem
  375. XR Drive Gear Ratios
  376. Consuming oil
  377. Reversion
  378. How difficult and/or expensive is it to disasemble a 86 Alpha One
  379. Steering Slack
  380. Drew Sidewinder Stab.
  381. Who makes the best impeller?
  382. 5 blade GP
  383. merc HP paint
  384. 500EFI fuel presure problems
  385. Alignment tool dimensions??
  386. windshield parts
  387. Help! Sky high fuel pressure
  388. 502 mpi fuel injectors
  389. Shotgun Mufflers Illegal ??
  390. exhaust valves
  391. Baja Sport 280
  392. Best place for a Whipple?
  393. 3" slack in belt?
  394. Difference in prop pitch?
  395. Water in oil
  396. impeller replacement
  397. #6 drive oil change
  398. best prop for 1995 Baja 32 Caliber
  399. Alpha to Bravo help
  400. 5 in. lbs. dial torque wrenches
  401. whipple 575sci upgrade 650hp kit
  402. Jets
  403. Steering pulling suddenly?
  404. is a spring a spring?
  405. Bravo One Won't Trim Up
  406. scarab38
  407. Good deal?
  408. How to Prep/Paint an Outdrive
  409. New 496 aluminum heads
  410. Which Amsoil Gear Lube to Use?
  411. A/C installation location
  412. Cometic head gaskets.
  413. Impeller Part #
  414. 5 blade Maximus
  415. 1999 hp500 gen+
  416. bravo 1 top cap torqe specs
  417. 496 versus 500 efi
  418. How to Crate a Motor for Shipping
  419. Greasing U-Joints on a Bravo1
  420. Deck/hull joint idea
  421. Advice on a color chartplotter/GPS
  422. bravo one lower unit swap 1990/2000
  423. 7.4 efi help
  424. Speed Master #4
  425. 675 hp bbc
  426. Fresh Water Cooling vs. Raw Water Cooling and....
  427. brave one propshaft
  428. Hydraulic Steering
  429. GPS Speedo's
  430. need to find out cubic inch of the engines on our Baja
  431. Jacobs Marine Master Ignition diagram needed
  432. 500efi Valve Springs, Help??
  433. Removal Of Ext Box
  434. Controling fuel mixture w/ a ProCharger
  435. Cam specifications
  436. Boat Cover Has Had Its Last Winter
  437. 28 Daytona 496 HO Mags performance?
  438. erratic oil pressure
  439. batteries
  440. 10 lbs oil pressure? 525 EFI
  441. 454-330hp completed
  442. 454-330hp completed
  443. Silent Choice Blockoff
  444. making cross overs?
  445. 500 hp Question
  446. Compatible year range for Bravo one drives
  447. Cross overs and water temp??
  448. ProLine heads??
  449. life expectancy of a HP500 Belt???
  450. F1 Sutphen prop
  451. Whipple or AS&M
  452. exhaust
  453. Oil Cooler Plumbing
  454. Rtech Big Gun Debuts in Doller Offshore booth in Miami
  455. Alignment help
  456. What would you do ! with a 38 Scarab!
  457. XR Input Shaft Seal
  458. Blower Ratio for Boost
  459. holly carbs
  460. Velvet Drive Catch Can
  461. Silicones / 3m
  462. 502 Valve Springs
  463. trs drives
  464. best supercharger for 496ho?
  465. crossovers on a 502 mpi?
  466. blow box legality,,can I make one??
  467. 8.1l Gm/vortec Engine ?
  468. lab props
  469. Subs
  470. Bravo I RPMs ?
  471. 500hps
  472. mailman////////// RPM
  473. expected mph gains?
  474. 454-502 & 500 EFI Dist-cap & Rotor #
  475. 25P Mirage Plus PN Question
  476. Blown 25 Baja ?
  477. BBC L-29 vortech heads price??
  478. Top 10 Newbie Mistakes
  479. 420 hydrolic vs. hyd roller teague
  480. Engine Popping
  481. disc brakes ?
  482. How should I sell the B1 lower??
  483. Hydro Lock Exhaust Problem
  484. Spark Plug Gap for 454 mag
  485. Tuning Merc EFI
  486. Aluminum Boat repairs??
  487. Scarab3mdc
  488. Jim V........... RACE BOAT PROP
  489. bravo one limits
  490. Marine wire source
  491. which outboards to trust
  492. 330 on steroids?
  493. procharger 12 rib crank pulley wanted and carb advice
  494. 496 HO mag - Whipple or Procharger?
  495. Outdrive service?
  496. is 50ft vee too heavy for XR's?
  497. Replace, rebuild, refresh blower motors?
  498. Lifespan of headers
  499. prop help?
  500. Cleats