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  1. Who needs 1600 HP?
  2. 496HO exhaust
  3. Gen 4,5,6 bb dist.... are they the same?
  4. Masterlube Installation ???
  5. Proper Proping for 35 Lightning
  6. $%&#@ Compression fitting..
  7. Low Engine RPM with New Motor
  8. Engine guys- how much room in front of bbc to change cam??
  9. Documenting
  10. XR vs. XZ
  11. engine alignment?
  12. oil filter question
  13. Hynautic steering by Teleflex???
  14. Bazooka Tubes
  15. water pressure
  16. prop selection 2550 sx
  17. intake manifolds?
  18. Optima Battery & Battery Box
  19. quick dash upgrade
  20. drive showers
  21. procharger temps
  22. What number drive is this?
  23. Repair time from mechanic?
  24. Rich at startup
  25. Trailer Repair
  26. K&N filters and the Coast Guard..
  27. Bravo 1 top cap oil leak
  28. My new AFR heads
  29. Gas Tank Installation??????
  30. More Bravo I help!
  31. Antisiphon Checkball - is it nessessary?
  32. Keelguard For 24 Baja Outlaw
  33. 1997 7.4 300hp?
  34. Need help choosing a motor....
  35. Cutting Aluminum- some tricks!!
  36. Cam and speed question: Merc 370 HP-454 in Scarab III 34'
  37. Powdercoating throttles
  38. motor cuts out or dies at high rpm's
  39. Could be hydrolocked ?
  40. water pressure fix?
  41. TRS Rear Mount Seized
  42. starter problems
  43. Guessitimate This HP
  44. Lower Y Exhaust Pipes (Bull Horns)
  45. Oil And Filter
  46. Prefered Spark Plugs?
  47. engine alignment
  48. 502 efi's rebuild longblocks repower ??
  49. bravo/alpha props
  50. Harmonic Balancer won't "pop off"
  51. Lift Extensions
  52. Merc 5.0L Carbon Fouling
  53. Cabin Door alignment
  54. Which drive?
  55. Temporarily patching holes under waterline?
  56. Superchaeger?
  57. Best way to cut gel coat?
  58. Schubeck roller lifters
  59. 95 502 efi vapor lock??
  60. Main cap bolt with windage tray extension
  61. imco hyd steering
  62. Engine Oil Cooler Size
  63. Trim Tab Indicator Lights Not Working????????
  64. Transom assy. gasket/o-ring
  65. Alpha hinge pins
  66. Help - need set of Ferrea F2121P Valves
  67. Trim Ram Bushings
  68. Trailer Questions (2 part)
  69. Shift Cable Bellow
  70. Removing Bottom Paint
  71. Tank selector switch
  72. Pressure gauge off the raw water pump?
  73. Tbolt ignition module
  74. Alpha 1 gen 1 Gimbal
  75. Prop Size, Pitch & # of blades!!!
  76. Outboard(s) tuneup....need help!!!!
  77. info on n/a engines what cam
  78. Interco trailer axel trouble
  79. AZ Speed & Marine
  80. IMCO SC upper vs. XR upper
  81. 4BBL Carburetor Choke
  82. VDO Gauges Contact?
  83. Adequate oil pressure?
  84. Baja thoughts
  85. Dyno 200 questions HP500
  86. Calling.....z.zuperboat
  87. 454 fuel system compatable?
  88. Leaky Hatch fix?
  89. Velvet Drive oil cooler fittings
  90. Trs gimbal ringswivel pin?
  91. Prop thoughts
  92. Upgrades for 415HP Merc.
  93. Motor Break In
  94. Reducing carb from 750cfm to 650cfm?
  95. 496 for sale
  96. carb to efi conversion
  97. bravo 1
  98. Alpha 1 Gimbal Ring Replacement
  99. can i determine cam with out teardown?
  100. fuel injection conversion, what's bets for the $
  101. Does anyone know this engine?
  102. Looking for St. Louis area properly handeling Super Duty for temporary tire swap.
  103. Plumbing, Stainless Marine
  104. 496 Mag Ho Oil?
  105. What are the1995 500HP cam specs
  106. Bottom
  107. Preparing for spring
  108. Outboards and STP, Carbuerator cleaner & octane booster.
  109. Size & pitch questions???
  110. 500 HP Lifters
  111. aluminum heads
  112. Anyone reccomend a book on how to weld
  113. Fuel / HP curve for 454 mag
  114. Gil exhaust question
  115. Osmosis - hull blisters?
  116. Procharged engine temp
  117. Arizona Speed & Marine 625 HP engine
  118. Fiberglass Air Scoop
  119. Blue Lighting Boats of Fort Myers?
  120. Engine submerged in water?
  121. What drive ratio & prop??
  122. Need a GAS TANK built
  123. Corsa Exhaust
  124. Intake/carb swap
  125. HELP, yanked distributor...timing timing timing
  126. whipple stage 2
  127. 496 HO Exhaust Plate
  128. MSD problems
  129. x-dim
  130. Fuel Tank?????????
  131. Bravo Question
  132. Arneson rocker plates/tabs
  133. who makes custom lenth trim hoses
  134. How does this 502 look for a marine application?
  135. merlin heads
  136. module
  137. Ignition Module
  138. mercruiser wiring schmatic for guages
  139. 496 ho manifold
  140. 502 MAG. piston cc specs.
  141. Matching powder coated paint ??
  142. TRS Tranny woes
  143. rod/stroke ratio
  144. carb reliable?
  145. whats the trick?
  146. Will XR Drives fit on a ?
  147. exhaust flappers
  148. (truck) noisy rear end
  149. MSD Ignition
  150. Bravo Gear Drive Ratio
  151. 502 Gen VI and Water Reversion
  152. head stud sealer.
  153. ECM Recalibration
  154. procharged HP500 fuel pressure not coming up with boost.long post
  155. EFI fuel pumps??????
  156. best gear lube.
  157. Alpha u-joints
  158. 525 efi pricing question
  159. Fel pro gaskets
  160. fuel injector ?
  161. Ignition questions
  162. Bravo vs. Mirage
  163. Need Trim Tab Parts?
  164. Question on Arneson Drives
  165. Alpha Drive Lube Capacity?
  166. Throttle Update
  167. Alternator current output
  168. Adding lower external tie bar - Tips?
  169. Merlins and new valves.
  170. Re-Painting Sidevents
  171. DONE! What a relief.
  172. Engine Break-In
  173. Float Coat?
  174. Audio question...
  175. Need help with bottom paint!
  176. Mirage conversion to ACCLERATOR
  177. Eddie marine switchable exhaust for 496 h.o.
  178. drive lock key lost
  179. Replacing Valve Springs
  180. Trs Limits?
  181. "plastic" prop hubs
  182. Short vs Tall risers on gil
  183. Stat Housing ???
  184. 31 SCARAB twin step
  185. HP500EFI rebuild questions
  186. Leaking dipstick tube.
  187. Stringer check and hull
  188. Top-end rebuild. What else?
  189. bravo Question
  190. Alpha Drive Question
  191. Seacast Questions
  192. Bravo 1 education needed
  193. Need Help With Merc O/b Trim Assmbly
  194. Drives drives drives, all about drives....
  195. what are the best full time mufflers .......
  196. Sale on Innovative Marine showers
  197. A list of oil filters that fit 502MAG & 496HO
  198. Spring Check
  199. layup
  200. dart 308 haeds anyone use them
  201. Bravo Gimbal Ring Repair
  202. L-18 intake conversion from Arizona Speed
  203. Need Help..lower unit carrier nut????????
  204. excuseee me!!!
  205. need a new valve spring manufacture...
  206. whipple intercooler
  207. Aluminum fuel tanks: paint them?
  208. Mercury "Vengeance" Prop
  209. OK, now what???
  210. OT: 98 F250 charging problem
  211. best oil and grade for pro charged carborated hp500?
  212. Bottom Paint??
  213. Aeromotive fuel pump A1000 same as paxton?
  214. Revolution Marine exhaust OK?
  215. malstrom 32
  216. Cable Covers for rigging a new Merc OB
  217. Which pan gasket for GEN V 502?
  218. Bronze/Brass impeller housing for Gen V/VI water/fuel pump assembly??
  219. Plywood (Seat) Question???
  220. desktop dyno Einsteins
  221. Memphis "Belle" audio amplifier
  222. Houston Prop store hours
  223. 7.4mpi wiring ecm plug
  224. Procharger pully rubs on housing(Snout)
  225. minor gel coat repair? small chips etc...
  226. air filter for procharger
  227. calling on Traviss
  228. 500hp valve springs
  229. Blistering facts
  230. prop hubs
  231. Trim pump won't hold up
  232. Bottom Paint Or Wax
  233. Hey Blower Motor Guys!:How Many Hours Are You Getting Out of Your Heads??
  234. Question anyone have a used 10k lift?
  235. Stellings Tailpipes
  236. Bravo One stress test
  237. New Motor Wiring, need photos
  238. Drive grea lube
  239. WHat brands of boats have blisters?
  240. Hull Blisters = Use of cheap resins
  241. Alternator pully question.... did I hurt it??
  242. windscreen
  243. wax or finish question
  244. EGT for prochargers
  245. Props
  246. 1.8 Rockers on BBC ?
  247. Fountain boat tests
  248. What are we getting these days?
  249. Maximum Idle RPM
  250. 525sc
  251. horsepower?
  252. Engine coupler balancing
  253. prop for 24 outlaw 540
  254. 900 hours on 454's ?
  255. Counter rotate ?
  256. Call me stupid, but how do you read these paint mixing cups?
  257. Prop Rotation
  258. Bravo XR problems - need feedback
  259. How much steam is too much?
  260. Timing Chain Tightness
  261. Mufflers
  262. help me choose a prop??
  263. How much outdrive oil will I need?
  264. Water leak thru drive?
  265. Removing cockpit carpet glue?
  266. Gear Ratio???
  267. Corsa Muffler Tips???
  268. Rebuilt 502 Mag/EFI with prochargers
  269. 496 HO exhaust
  270. Gaffrig Knock Sensor
  271. CMI Headers
  272. Mercruiser valve spings and head gaskets
  273. Whipple
  274. merc style or headers for 850 hp engine?
  275. Powdercoating in the Chicago Area
  276. Characteristics between single and twin step
  277. Remote oil filter not a good idea?
  278. Best switchable tips...
  279. Hydromotive Propeller Sale
  280. #6 drive question
  281. what prop
  282. Chriscraft STINGER????
  283. merc lifters $$$$$$$
  284. trim tab....top end loss???
  285. Would i be ok with water pressure with this setup?
  286. 330 rebiuld???
  287. best header gasket?
  288. Virgin painter painting questions
  289. 29' fever engine mods
  290. Prop slop
  291. edelbrock alum. heads
  292. Prop Hub
  293. CMI Tailpipes
  294. superchillers
  295. 575 Sc
  296. How do I recess screw heads in metal??
  297. Prochargers for 496 HO's
  298. Crack in bulkhead
  299. HELP!! BAD VIBRATION when turning or trimming
  300. 1994 Stryker Equalizer
  301. Mechanical Fuel Presure gages ??
  302. Condensation at the valve covers
  303. I need a new AM/FM/CD Receiver
  304. TRS-Engine Alignment Procedure
  305. Marine flooring options
  306. Subliminal advertising
  307. bolster seats
  308. First pre-ownded purchase
  309. Hey VOODOO, where are you at now??
  310. small supercharger question????
  311. 100 octane
  312. High Water Pressure
  313. Solenoid
  314. power trim problem
  315. XR Drive Gear Ratios
  316. Consuming oil
  317. Reversion
  318. How difficult and/or expensive is it to disasemble a 86 Alpha One
  319. Steering Slack
  320. Drew Sidewinder Stab.
  321. Who makes the best impeller?
  322. 5 blade GP
  323. merc HP paint
  324. 500EFI fuel presure problems
  325. Alignment tool dimensions??
  326. windshield parts
  327. Help! Sky high fuel pressure
  328. 502 mpi fuel injectors
  329. Shotgun Mufflers Illegal ??
  330. exhaust valves
  331. Baja Sport 280
  332. Best place for a Whipple?
  333. 3" slack in belt?
  334. Difference in prop pitch?
  335. Water in oil
  336. impeller replacement
  337. #6 drive oil change
  338. best prop for 1995 Baja 32 Caliber
  339. Alpha to Bravo help
  340. 5 in. lbs. dial torque wrenches
  341. whipple 575sci upgrade 650hp kit
  342. Jets
  343. Steering pulling suddenly?
  344. is a spring a spring?
  345. Bravo One Won't Trim Up
  346. scarab38
  347. Good deal?
  348. How to Prep/Paint an Outdrive
  349. New 496 aluminum heads
  350. Which Amsoil Gear Lube to Use?
  351. A/C installation location
  352. Cometic head gaskets.
  353. Impeller Part #
  354. 5 blade Maximus
  355. 1999 hp500 gen+
  356. bravo 1 top cap torqe specs
  357. 496 versus 500 efi
  358. How to Crate a Motor for Shipping
  359. Greasing U-Joints on a Bravo1
  360. Deck/hull joint idea
  361. Advice on a color chartplotter/GPS
  362. bravo one lower unit swap 1990/2000
  363. 7.4 efi help
  364. Speed Master #4
  365. 675 hp bbc
  366. Fresh Water Cooling vs. Raw Water Cooling and....
  367. brave one propshaft
  368. Hydraulic Steering
  369. GPS Speedo's
  370. need to find out cubic inch of the engines on our Baja
  371. Jacobs Marine Master Ignition diagram needed
  372. 500efi Valve Springs, Help??
  373. Removal Of Ext Box
  374. Controling fuel mixture w/ a ProCharger
  375. Cam specifications
  376. Boat Cover Has Had Its Last Winter
  377. 28 Daytona 496 HO Mags performance?
  378. erratic oil pressure
  379. batteries
  380. 10 lbs oil pressure? 525 EFI
  381. 454-330hp completed
  382. 454-330hp completed
  383. Silent Choice Blockoff
  384. making cross overs?
  385. 500 hp Question
  386. Compatible year range for Bravo one drives
  387. Cross overs and water temp??
  388. ProLine heads??
  389. life expectancy of a HP500 Belt???
  390. F1 Sutphen prop
  391. Whipple or AS&M
  392. exhaust
  393. Oil Cooler Plumbing
  394. Rtech Big Gun Debuts in Doller Offshore booth in Miami
  395. Alignment help
  396. What would you do ! with a 38 Scarab!
  397. XR Input Shaft Seal
  398. Blower Ratio for Boost
  399. holly carbs
  400. Velvet Drive Catch Can
  401. Silicones / 3m
  402. 502 Valve Springs
  403. trs drives
  404. best supercharger for 496ho?
  405. crossovers on a 502 mpi?
  406. blow box legality,,can I make one??
  407. 8.1l Gm/vortec Engine ?
  408. lab props
  409. Subs
  410. Bravo I RPMs ?
  411. 500hps
  412. mailman////////// RPM
  413. expected mph gains?
  414. 454-502 & 500 EFI Dist-cap & Rotor #
  415. 25P Mirage Plus PN Question
  416. Blown 25 Baja ?
  417. BBC L-29 vortech heads price??
  418. Top 10 Newbie Mistakes
  419. 420 hydrolic vs. hyd roller teague
  420. Engine Popping
  421. disc brakes ?
  422. How should I sell the B1 lower??
  423. Hydro Lock Exhaust Problem
  424. Spark Plug Gap for 454 mag
  425. Tuning Merc EFI
  426. Aluminum Boat repairs??
  427. Scarab3mdc
  428. Jim V........... RACE BOAT PROP
  429. bravo one limits
  430. Marine wire source
  431. which outboards to trust
  432. 330 on steroids?
  433. procharger 12 rib crank pulley wanted and carb advice
  434. 496 HO mag - Whipple or Procharger?
  435. Outdrive service?
  436. is 50ft vee too heavy for XR's?
  437. Replace, rebuild, refresh blower motors?
  438. Lifespan of headers
  439. prop help?
  440. Cleats
  441. ZOONFUN where are you?
  442. Best Oils
  443. Bravo 1 temp sender?
  444. Where to mount engine, tranny, p/s coolers
  445. Velvet Drive Transmission clutches warped
  446. These valves OK w/supercharger?
  447. Shifter cables
  448. what spark plugs with blower
  449. Structural Fiberglass guy in Chicago Area
  450. Whats involved in De-Fogging?
  451. Bravo gimbal housing question
  452. 90 degree Sea Water pump
  453. Prop Safety
  454. cost for trailer axle?
  455. Solenoid Dump Valves needed
  456. Cam/Heads/Exaust
  457. 500 cam #
  458. Life expectancy of a 2000 502mpi??
  459. What SBC valve springs do I need?
  460. Merc Oil Filter Study
  461. stuck in reverse
  462. Where to buy 'Perfect Seal' sealant?
  463. 502 mpi AZSpeed Upgrade
  464. what blower on 640 cu.in
  465. MRD 700hp blower motors
  466. MEFI 3 plug pin map
  467. 500 EFI bad fuel pump
  468. 502 Mag (root, whipple or Centrifugal)
  469. Problem Areas? GM Crew Cab Dually
  470. 540/572ci with stock 502mpi injection
  471. imco shortened drives
  472. How complicated is it to bebuild a Rochester Q-Jet
  473. Outdrive toe-in/out
  474. skeg guard
  475. Plugging holes in transom?
  476. GM 4x4 problem????
  477. Less timing at idle = less reversion?
  478. Anyone have a Procharged 496 HO?
  479. More TRS Trans questions
  480. info on whipple 525 efi
  481. Anbody install Aftermkt Cruise Control on your Truck
  482. Trim switch on steering wheel
  483. Valve cover breathers..
  484. 1999 L-29 vortech or Merlins
  485. 502 mpi vs 502 efi
  486. procharger
  487. Dual batteries - different type??
  488. seats
  489. Valve Cover Breather Hose
  490. 496 MAG secrets?????
  491. New motor --- need help from the pros
  492. Trans rebuilt on a trs
  493. Vortech
  494. Merc Combination Oil+PS Cooler
  495. anyone know where to get good pistons at a nice price
  496. repainting/reassembling lower drive units
  497. Eagle h-beam rods
  498. alpha ss drives
  499. 496 HO Oil Leak!
  500. OT Just got some DVD