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  1. Boat Audio
  2. Msd Rev Limiter With Tb5
  3. too embarrassed to ask
  4. 1.36 vs 1.50 Bravo One
  5. New Carb
  6. Will 2000 bravo lower fit a 1996-1998 bravo upper?
  7. Pulley hits new water pump.
  8. bell housing hinge pins
  9. Need 1996-1998 Bravo Lower...Help?
  10. 302 to 5.0 engine swap
  11. 350 mag won't start after new plugs
  12. Gen VI block, Mark IV heads....???
  13. spark plugs/high tension leads?
  14. multi viscosity motor oil
  15. Amsoil 75/90 in the drive
  16. Old Fire extinguishers
  17. Marine transmissions which ones?
  18. L-29 Vortec heads
  19. Polyester gel over marine tex
  20. What do you know about #3/3A drives?
  21. Oil Change Question
  22. Need help selecting an on-board battery charger
  23. beaten to death oil topic
  24. Looking for pump to change oil
  25. fuel lines?
  26. cooling/heating ac unit
  27. k plane size on 35 fountain late model
  28. Trim Tab Help Needed
  29. Fuel pump cam lobe excessive ware???
  30. Removing Bravo One
  31. Americn Offshore 2600 ???
  32. IMCO valves - best prices?
  33. Bravo 1 HP Gimbal Question
  34. prop work
  35. Need A Bbc Recirc. Pump Pulley
  36. Water reversion with Crane 741 cams
  37. Upstate NY boaters
  38. rev limiter
  39. BB Chevy heads
  40. where does the rev limiter live?Module?
  41. paper thin bravo
  42. edelbrock performer 2.0
  43. Removing # 6 Drive Spacers
  44. some problems twin 454 wellcraft
  45. 2 Charged 383 instead of 2 x 454 ?
  46. Who Rebuilds Marine Carbs?
  47. Droupy Drives
  48. Best Cam For A Mark 4 Bbc?
  49. Horn Sounding
  50. Merc 454 MPI dead in water
  51. 1990 454Magnum Locked Up?
  52. Whipple Intercooler comparision
  53. Is the cam change worth it?
  54. Lifters Lifters Lifters
  55. 502 Mag Hp
  56. Harmonic Balancer Bolt Torque?
  57. Calcium/scale
  58. Pros/Cons of a cleaver prop?
  59. ss windshield 382 fastech
  60. Billet Shifter Drive?
  61. soft transom!
  62. Roller cams, cons.....pros???
  63. Compression Readings on 454, 330hp
  64. Looking for belt drive pwer transmission parts
  65. water pressure sender, elec or mech?
  66. sealing transom opening
  67. oil temp sender location ?
  68. HP500 EFI owners - clearance measurement
  69. Need Merc PN
  70. Whipple Charged - fourth season
  71. Mercury hydraulic steering
  72. Block Pressure?
  73. TRS Tranny Question
  74. carpet
  75. Alternative engines
  76. bravo ???
  77. gps/color plotter
  78. Procharger Help needed
  79. upper steering shaft seal
  80. Opinions Wanted
  81. Weight of a Bravo vs a #5
  82. 5-Blades
  83. Donzi 22'and Blackhawk out drive
  84. Regular Power Steering Question
  85. fuel pick-up/check-valve?how to tell
  86. Timing problems - Help before I take a sledge to the motor!
  87. Prop Cavatation Problem
  88. Installing Corsa silent Choice
  89. Out Drive Corrosion Volvo Duo Prop
  90. making a boat offer
  91. Gen IV camshaft end play
  92. Fountain Steering reservoir!
  93. Little crush or compression washers?!?
  94. Gen? Roller?
  95. Stereo wire harness??
  96. Prop question
  97. B/W tranny ?'s
  98. Grease 101
  99. TRS drive oil
  100. motor set too high on stern
  101. DPX Steering Helm
  102. 502 operating water temp
  103. 496HO Surging?
  104. Bravo1 oil capacity w/o reservoirs?
  105. Whose running turbos?
  106. Gimble bearing play
  107. 502 MPI Fuel Pressure
  108. closed cooling
  109. Bravo Drive Noise
  110. Eagle trailer brake question
  111. Bravo transom mounting?
  112. K-plane problem
  113. carb jetting
  114. Bravo Drives
  115. What are these heads?
  116. ssm-v & bulldog500
  117. took out the krytonite for the first time.
  118. Impeller Question
  119. Leaking riser?
  120. Carbed HP500 Cam and valve spring specs
  121. Stainless manifold bolts?
  122. Thermostat
  123. Thunderbolt IV Ignition Coil
  124. How do you install freeze plugs?
  125. New High Performance Mercury Urethane Ram Bushings
  126. Billet pulleys - alignment
  127. Marine circuit breakers
  128. water circulating pump vs. crossovers
  129. Propeller qeustions?
  130. Adjusting Holley 750 Marine Carbs
  131. 434!!!
  132. Chris Craft Stinger Operations/Maintenance Manuels
  133. What Fuel Octane
  134. Help Please With My Mecury....
  135. Merc 575sc's & Mobile 1 15W50
  136. 300hp vortech
  137. Merc "Silent Choice", How Much?
  138. Alternator 4 wire to 2
  139. RM Builder. . .did you get that
  140. corsa muffler tips power restriction ?
  141. MSD coils
  142. Marine Generator Help
  143. Prop suggestions for new 271 power
  144. Internal Flappers replacement??
  145. Power Steering pulley puller
  146. Corsa Flappers
  147. Whipple Charger for a Fountain
  148. Yellow hull stains
  149. Possible bad valv job on SB Vortec heads?
  150. Carb Choice
  151. 496 head gaskets????
  152. Hatch Actuators
  153. Gas Tanks
  154. Which head gasket?
  155. Replacement Exhaust Flappers
  156. SB Fuel Injectors
  157. Merc 900 SC info
  158. trim up, no trim down
  159. Best Earmuffs for Alpha SS
  160. New Drives Or Upgrade Bravos
  161. Engine and Tranny cooler plumbing
  162. ok guys, I am a boater/ biker - got a carb question for you guys...
  163. Custom Lab Finished 5 Blade Props
  164. trim tab mounting
  165. Velvet Drive 72C: Huber or BAM
  166. Whipple and Silent Thunder. Dustin?
  167. bildge cleanup
  168. tall deck spacer
  169. Mercruiser BB Thermostat Housing conversion?
  170. MSD or D.U.I.?
  171. Bravo Drives? 1 Or 3?
  172. Batteries
  173. Filter Mags?
  174. Merc Scan tools
  175. Bravo III vs. Alpha I
  176. Ecm Mefi 3
  177. Conversion to Deisel?
  178. Bravo TOOLS?????
  179. 12v relays - who makes good quality ones?
  180. Paint Spraying Basics
  181. Any Intercoolers for sale
  182. Custom Powder Coated Switch Panel
  183. GEN IV 454 Oil pan
  184. adding fluid to Bravo I
  185. Zero Effort Control Install
  186. Power Coating
  187. water/pressure relief
  188. Adding Third Engine (lower HP) for docking / idle / etc.
  189. Carburated 502 Mags
  190. Multipal battery hook up????
  191. 350 sb more power
  192. Merc T-bolt Ign System..what do I need?
  193. Cruise RPM
  194. IMCO Vs. Stellings extension box..
  195. Power Valve Circuit
  196. Whipple 496 HO
  197. What valve cover will fit ?
  198. New oil cooler
  199. Boost reference Demon Carburator
  200. cam shaft Help!
  201. GIL Headers & Pipes- OSO Auction
  202. stress crack
  203. 496 vs. 496 HO What's the difference?
  204. Looking for Procharger dealers
  205. power steering lines needed
  206. 525 sc blower popping
  207. Water Temp/Pressure problem
  208. Exhaust Sounds
  209. 525SC Pulley Shaft
  210. Trailor
  211. Bravo drive measurement needed
  212. Trainig class
  213. Hp500 Carb Rev Limit
  214. Flame Arrs. for Merc. 6.0's
  215. How to boost reference a Holley
  216. Now where to drain trans cooler line?
  217. compression ratio/vortec 5.7
  218. Hydromotive or mercury maximus
  219. What grit to use on bottom of boat?
  220. Need Bravo I Propshaft!!
  221. SSMs & SSM3A's
  222. Hardin Marine / Gill Exhaust
  223. Capilano Hydraulic Helm Hh5250
  224. Canvas
  225. 496 Leaking Antifreeze
  226. Leak Down Questions
  227. 5.0 mpi to 496 mag ho conversion
  228. Rot. Exactly what is it?
  229. Sandblasting tip for indoors with no mess
  230. Cloyes timing crank sprocket
  231. shift problem on Bravo 1,help
  232. Saltwater Flush ....
  233. Where's the Whipple
  234. Another GEn 4,5,6 question.... Valve covers
  235. Dino vs Synthetic
  236. 454 cam suggestions?
  237. Oil thermostat..can they go bad?
  238. Steering Wanders
  239. Set Idle on Supercharged motor?
  240. Norcross Depth Finder
  241. dumb question -- what is the pad of a boat?
  242. a little help
  243. oso help
  244. Installing angled bezels
  245. Bravo 3 transom assembly differences
  246. wet sanding???
  247. Scarab specs. and general info.
  248. Trim cylinder interchange.
  249. water in fuel
  250. Trim Tab System
  251. Removing silent choice block off plate #?
  252. How do you get Paint to Stick to Aluminum?
  253. Friend bought a boat...questions
  254. What oil do you use for your initial start up on a new motor?
  255. Bottom Paint removal
  256. Mark 4 ,Gen5 and Gen 6 Flywheels for 454
  257. Need a Prop!! Need suggestions!
  258. side vs low water pickup speed diff?
  259. Gen 4,5,6 Flywheel housings same?
  260. Shore Power and A/C installation Cost
  261. Windshield
  262. Where to check oil level
  263. High RPM's On 500 EFI???
  264. Mercury Prop WARNING!!
  265. good lexan for wind screen
  266. Who needs 1600 HP?
  267. 496HO exhaust
  268. Gen 4,5,6 bb dist.... are they the same?
  269. Masterlube Installation ???
  270. Proper Proping for 35 Lightning
  271. $%&#@ Compression fitting..
  272. Low Engine RPM with New Motor
  273. Engine guys- how much room in front of bbc to change cam??
  274. Documenting
  275. XR vs. XZ
  276. engine alignment?
  277. oil filter question
  278. Hynautic steering by Teleflex???
  279. Bazooka Tubes
  280. water pressure
  281. prop selection 2550 sx
  282. intake manifolds?
  283. Optima Battery & Battery Box
  284. quick dash upgrade
  285. drive showers
  286. procharger temps
  287. What number drive is this?
  288. Repair time from mechanic?
  289. Rich at startup
  290. Trailer Repair
  291. K&N filters and the Coast Guard..
  292. Bravo 1 top cap oil leak
  293. My new AFR heads
  294. Gas Tank Installation??????
  295. More Bravo I help!
  296. Antisiphon Checkball - is it nessessary?
  297. Keelguard For 24 Baja Outlaw
  298. 1997 7.4 300hp?
  299. Need help choosing a motor....
  300. Cutting Aluminum- some tricks!!
  301. Cam and speed question: Merc 370 HP-454 in Scarab III 34'
  302. Powdercoating throttles
  303. motor cuts out or dies at high rpm's
  304. Could be hydrolocked ?
  305. water pressure fix?
  306. TRS Rear Mount Seized
  307. starter problems
  308. Guessitimate This HP
  309. Lower Y Exhaust Pipes (Bull Horns)
  310. Oil And Filter
  311. Prefered Spark Plugs?
  312. engine alignment
  313. 502 efi's rebuild longblocks repower ??
  314. bravo/alpha props
  315. Harmonic Balancer won't "pop off"
  316. Lift Extensions
  317. Merc 5.0L Carbon Fouling
  318. Cabin Door alignment
  319. Which drive?
  320. Temporarily patching holes under waterline?
  321. Superchaeger?
  322. Best way to cut gel coat?
  323. Schubeck roller lifters
  324. 95 502 efi vapor lock??
  325. Main cap bolt with windage tray extension
  326. imco hyd steering
  327. Engine Oil Cooler Size
  328. Trim Tab Indicator Lights Not Working????????
  329. Transom assy. gasket/o-ring
  330. Alpha hinge pins
  331. Help - need set of Ferrea F2121P Valves
  332. Trim Ram Bushings
  333. Trailer Questions (2 part)
  334. Shift Cable Bellow
  335. Removing Bottom Paint
  336. Tank selector switch
  337. Pressure gauge off the raw water pump?
  338. Tbolt ignition module
  339. Alpha 1 gen 1 Gimbal
  340. Prop Size, Pitch & # of blades!!!
  341. Outboard(s) tuneup....need help!!!!
  342. info on n/a engines what cam
  343. Interco trailer axel trouble
  344. AZ Speed & Marine
  345. IMCO SC upper vs. XR upper
  346. 4BBL Carburetor Choke
  347. VDO Gauges Contact?
  348. Adequate oil pressure?
  349. Baja thoughts
  350. Dyno 200 questions HP500
  351. Calling.....z.zuperboat
  352. 454 fuel system compatable?
  353. Leaky Hatch fix?
  354. Velvet Drive oil cooler fittings
  355. Trs gimbal ringswivel pin?
  356. Prop thoughts
  357. Upgrades for 415HP Merc.
  358. Motor Break In
  359. Reducing carb from 750cfm to 650cfm?
  360. 496 for sale
  361. carb to efi conversion
  362. bravo 1
  363. Alpha 1 Gimbal Ring Replacement
  364. can i determine cam with out teardown?
  365. fuel injection conversion, what's bets for the $
  366. Does anyone know this engine?
  367. Looking for St. Louis area properly handeling Super Duty for temporary tire swap.
  368. Plumbing, Stainless Marine
  369. 496 Mag Ho Oil?
  370. What are the1995 500HP cam specs
  371. Bottom
  372. Preparing for spring
  373. Outboards and STP, Carbuerator cleaner & octane booster.
  374. Size & pitch questions???
  375. 500 HP Lifters
  376. aluminum heads
  377. Anyone reccomend a book on how to weld
  378. Fuel / HP curve for 454 mag
  379. Gil exhaust question
  380. Osmosis - hull blisters?
  381. Procharged engine temp
  382. Arizona Speed & Marine 625 HP engine
  383. Fiberglass Air Scoop
  384. Blue Lighting Boats of Fort Myers?
  385. Engine submerged in water?
  386. What drive ratio & prop??
  387. Need a GAS TANK built
  388. Corsa Exhaust
  389. Intake/carb swap
  390. HELP, yanked distributor...timing timing timing
  391. whipple stage 2
  392. 496 HO Exhaust Plate
  393. MSD problems
  394. x-dim
  395. Fuel Tank?????????
  396. Bravo Question
  397. Arneson rocker plates/tabs
  398. who makes custom lenth trim hoses
  399. How does this 502 look for a marine application?
  400. merlin heads
  401. module
  402. Ignition Module
  403. mercruiser wiring schmatic for guages
  404. 496 ho manifold
  405. 502 MAG. piston cc specs.
  406. Matching powder coated paint ??
  407. TRS Tranny woes
  408. rod/stroke ratio
  409. carb reliable?
  410. whats the trick?
  411. Will XR Drives fit on a ?
  412. exhaust flappers
  413. (truck) noisy rear end
  414. MSD Ignition
  415. Bravo Gear Drive Ratio
  416. 502 Gen VI and Water Reversion
  417. head stud sealer.
  418. ECM Recalibration
  419. procharged HP500 fuel pressure not coming up with boost.long post
  420. EFI fuel pumps??????
  421. best gear lube.
  422. Alpha u-joints
  423. 525 efi pricing question
  424. Fel pro gaskets
  425. fuel injector ?
  426. Ignition questions
  427. Bravo vs. Mirage
  428. Need Trim Tab Parts?
  429. Question on Arneson Drives
  430. Alpha Drive Lube Capacity?
  431. Throttle Update
  432. Alternator current output
  433. Adding lower external tie bar - Tips?
  434. Merlins and new valves.
  435. Re-Painting Sidevents
  436. DONE! What a relief.
  437. Engine Break-In
  438. Float Coat?
  439. Audio question...
  440. Need help with bottom paint!
  441. Mirage conversion to ACCLERATOR
  442. Eddie marine switchable exhaust for 496 h.o.
  443. drive lock key lost
  444. Replacing Valve Springs
  445. Trs Limits?
  446. "plastic" prop hubs
  447. Short vs Tall risers on gil
  448. Stat Housing ???
  449. 31 SCARAB twin step
  450. HP500EFI rebuild questions
  451. Leaking dipstick tube.
  452. Stringer check and hull
  453. Top-end rebuild. What else?
  454. bravo Question
  455. Alpha Drive Question
  456. Seacast Questions
  457. Bravo 1 education needed
  458. Need Help With Merc O/b Trim Assmbly
  459. Drives drives drives, all about drives....
  460. what are the best full time mufflers .......
  461. Sale on Innovative Marine showers
  462. A list of oil filters that fit 502MAG & 496HO
  463. Spring Check
  464. layup
  465. dart 308 haeds anyone use them
  466. Bravo Gimbal Ring Repair
  467. L-18 intake conversion from Arizona Speed
  468. Need Help..lower unit carrier nut????????
  469. excuseee me!!!
  470. need a new valve spring manufacture...
  471. whipple intercooler
  472. Aluminum fuel tanks: paint them?
  473. Mercury "Vengeance" Prop
  474. OK, now what???
  475. OT: 98 F250 charging problem
  476. best oil and grade for pro charged carborated hp500?
  477. Bottom Paint??
  478. Aeromotive fuel pump A1000 same as paxton?
  479. Revolution Marine exhaust OK?
  480. malstrom 32
  481. Cable Covers for rigging a new Merc OB
  482. Which pan gasket for GEN V 502?
  483. Bronze/Brass impeller housing for Gen V/VI water/fuel pump assembly??
  484. Plywood (Seat) Question???
  485. desktop dyno Einsteins
  486. Memphis "Belle" audio amplifier
  487. Houston Prop store hours
  488. 7.4mpi wiring ecm plug
  489. Procharger pully rubs on housing(Snout)
  490. minor gel coat repair? small chips etc...
  491. air filter for procharger
  492. calling on Traviss
  493. 500hp valve springs
  494. Blistering facts
  495. prop hubs
  496. Trim pump won't hold up
  497. Bottom Paint Or Wax
  498. Hey Blower Motor Guys!:How Many Hours Are You Getting Out of Your Heads??
  499. Question anyone have a used 10k lift?
  500. Stellings Tailpipes