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  1. Head Poll
  2. Can someone delete?
  3. hp 500 cam upgrade ?
  4. Another Oil Question
  5. Engine alignment is off?
  6. Orange Helmets
  7. Dual Cable Steering Attachment
  8. Replacing Motor .....
  9. 540 vs 578 or 598
  10. Best way to seat new rings.
  11. Stereo through bolting
  12. More questions about reversion and exhaust
  13. Bravo Drive oil replacement - What is the factory recommended service interval?
  14. Best place to get exhaust tips w/ internal flappers?
  15. Liquid Filled Speedo
  16. Sparkplug Question
  17. Bravo one Gimbal Bearing
  18. Vapor lock?
  19. internal exhaust flappers...replacement ?
  20. One cool riser, one warm riser...
  21. K-Plane Cylinder
  22. 500EFI Serpentine Belt
  23. BBC Fuel pump clearance...has this happened to you?
  24. AN fittings help
  25. Diagnosing noise in valve train.
  26. PROCHARGER BELT aliegn,how close to perfect?
  27. Rotted Transom
  28. boat runs the stops
  29. Bravo I Question
  30. nose cone install?
  31. Check-ball valve in fuel line?
  32. Boat Floater
  33. K&N Arrestors Make Power or Not?
  34. 351 idling rough, help me OB1
  35. Removing controls???
  36. Shotgun Muffler Noise
  37. maximum valve lift (coil bind question)
  38. Question on the new Bravo lowers
  39. houston prop ???
  40. IMCO Dual Ram steering problem
  41. Need prop Diameter help
  42. Re: Hatch leaking
  43. l29 vortec questions
  44. Re: Advice on a cooling system problem
  45. HEI module
  46. Fuel Sending unit replacement issues
  47. hull-deck adhesive
  48. Paint for Engine Bay
  49. New oil congeal - what is it?
  50. Manifold gasket question
  51. Overheating 502 Magnum MPI
  52. oil temperature sending unit
  53. New Shocks
  54. Marine Ply Wood ????
  55. single back fire on start up
  56. TRS Drive installation
  57. Ignition Module??
  58. Fuel line and Prss Fittings needed
  59. 525sc supercharger
  60. Alarm Buzzer
  61. Where is my speed???on my cobra 860
  62. K-Planes battery fuse??
  63. Surface Drive Question
  64. Exhaust Flapper question
  65. rpm/sync question
  66. 1999 502MPI timing question?
  67. Update on engine need more advice
  68. replacing springs in hp500
  69. 1999' 502MPI timing question?
  70. 454 / 330HP What Can Be Done ?
  71. K-Plane hoses?
  72. pumping problem
  73. Pick me a set of Heads
  74. Vinyl Repair
  75. Carb Spacers ?
  76. Trailer Axles
  77. Stellings Products--How to Find Specs
  78. Anybody ever get a PFM EFI really dialed in?
  79. Replacing Alpha water pump today....
  80. Tilt/trim correct hose?
  81. Water/Fuel Pump Gas in Cam Area
  82. Paging Drillit
  83. Sea Water pump
  84. just off dyno
  85. stock 454 intake?
  86. Mercruiser Silent Choice
  87. not shifting into reverse
  88. security alarms
  89. Zero Effort Rebuild
  90. Flywheel interchange?
  91. 1/2" drives toe out
  92. trailer axle spindle question
  93. MercTrans II. Oil type?
  94. 540 question
  95. Reinventing the wheel (Prop)
  96. 502 Mag Mpi Oil Pressure At Cruise
  97. 13/14ths (Parts down the Engine) Help
  98. stern drive
  99. no oil pressure
  100. Looking for leaks ...
  101. Teague Custom XR's vs. XR's
  102. Volvo Penta 290 Trim Help
  103. Trailer Tires
  104. Oil Filter for Mercruiser Remote Kit SBC
  105. Procharger
  106. bad power pack?
  107. Weber 4 Barrel Carburetor
  108. How Hot Is To Hot (oil Temp)
  109. Battery Switch? Sumthin' ain't right...
  110. Looking for 540 EFI or CARB?
  111. Interesting OEM 522 Whippled EFI engine build.
  112. Freeze Plugs In Gill Manifolds ?
  113. windshield foam
  114. skaterfast
  115. spark plugs for pro charged hp 500?
  116. Vents
  117. Looking for info from '$500.00 Hyd Steering thread'
  118. dt85 power loss
  119. Paging Cuda
  120. Intake gaskets ??'s Do these really work, or just snake oil.
  121. Cam and carb suggestions
  122. Houston prop
  123. spinning & bouncing tachometer
  124. Filterglove. Has anyone used this?
  125. building 540s
  126. Exhaust Manifold Bolts Question
  127. Add extra clutch plates in Merc trans II?
  128. How do I get the motor in?!
  129. skater 24
  130. Vibration at Speed
  131. Bow Stop for Catamaran Trlr - Where can you get these???
  132. Need Help With Prop Size
  133. 502 mpi/bravo xr OR 496ho with bravo x?
  134. Compression #'s and blowby
  135. Lowered Dulley
  136. ASM computer/ injector package
  137. Scan tool timing set
  138. Difference between bravo 1 drive and bravo 1X drive ??
  139. Standard Mercury Throttle Replacement
  140. Difference between drives
  141. re-torque the heads
  142. Dodge Hemi
  143. Supertech Oil
  144. Sniff...Sniff...Ka-Boom
  145. Question for HOUSTONPROP
  146. Crank Question?
  147. Fuel usage 575's
  148. Water Temp / Oil Pressure warning alarm
  149. Bravo Drive Trouble- need answers
  150. Merc Scan-Tool in Sarasota
  151. CMI Headers
  152. Fuel Pressure Sending Units
  153. Xmd-3????
  154. Sealer Over New Teak Oil?
  155. original carb on SBC 260hp
  156. new throttle& shifter cables
  157. suzuki dt85 power loss
  158. pulley sizes
  159. Bought a raw water pump kit, but....
  160. Purple carbon fiber?
  161. World heads
  162. Motor idling fast after exhaust & plug change?
  163. 3 qts. of drive oil. Where did it go?
  164. 1 or 2 coats of wax
  165. surface drive propeller ?
  166. Best Merc 2.5's?
  167. Graphics
  168. Engine rebuild or replace ?
  169. 454 Carb
  170. Best way to remove gaskets
  171. Cylinder numbers?
  172. ProCharger Question? on 1999 454/502 MAG engine
  173. #3 to #6 swap
  174. Fuel Pressure Problems
  175. Water in drive oil?
  176. Has anyone used Revolution marine exhaust?
  177. alpha lowers
  178. Twead for covering on cushions in cuddy.
  179. Whipple question???
  180. Setting Valves on SBC
  181. Fuel line headaches. What can I do?
  182. Flame Arrestor Filters- COOL!!
  183. Help, Can't get my dist. rotor off!
  184. prop experts....mich wheel rapture vs mirage
  185. Royal Purple
  186. HoustonPropeller back on board Monday
  187. where can i get a pulley
  188. Xantrex Battery Chargers
  189. Aqua Buff
  190. Llooking for alternative to TRS drives
  191. Re-Painting an Outdrive question
  192. Installing a Merc Remote Oil Filter Kit
  193. I got some water in my oil - what should I do?
  194. Bravo Question
  195. Cd changer/ amp in engine compartment
  196. How much engine damage did I do?
  197. How many quarts of oil in a #6
  198. drives
  199. Need Carb advice
  200. Disc brake conversion
  201. sbc heads
  202. which Pwr steer brkt for Procharger??HELP
  203. Problem with IMCO dual ram steering
  204. SET-UP HELP/ V bottom w/outboards
  205. Tri Sonic
  206. fuel pump relay?
  207. Gaffrig RedLine Temp Guage
  208. where's the best place to mount Regulator
  209. fuel pressure sending unit.
  210. Need Help with exhaust gaskets for SBC Vortec Heads
  211. whats a better block? World or Dart
  212. Anyone Using Psi Blowers
  213. Big Block Chevy Intake decision
  214. Trailer Bunks
  215. 2000 500HP Carb
  216. ID Oil Pan
  217. Pinging under medium to heavy throttle
  218. Need LOTO Area Powdercoater
  219. New cockpit flooring?
  220. Air in Trim Tab Pumps
  221. 25' with 250 Mercury OB
  222. Set-up help w/outboards
  223. wiring sch. for 29 fountain 1990,help,short?
  224. Whose drive reservoir foams and whose doesn't???
  225. Sea Strainers????????
  226. best spot to visit?
  227. Jetting/tuning For Procharger setup
  228. TrimTabs Question
  229. 540 whipple compatability
  230. Holley 3310-S
  231. Flame arrestor on procharger
  232. Finally got it started now it knocks
  233. SBC valve guide/seal leakage?
  234. Need new Dipstick...An Oil one
  235. Bravo XR questions
  236. pulleys
  237. Valve Job
  238. Recessed Holders
  239. rev marine drive resorvoirs
  240. Repower to 350 MAG MPI
  241. 525sc Oil Coolers
  242. Sunstream Floatlift's??
  243. 8mm blower belt change?
  244. Mercury 575 problem resolved!
  245. #1 tip to add to your spring checklist
  246. High speed eyewear
  247. Stingray Cuddy 20 ft.
  248. EGT's ,,,why so many diff. #'s??what's hot
  249. Flywheel Housing Question
  250. Exhaust Noise Limit?
  251. amsoil bypass filter
  252. Exhaust Bellows vs Tube
  253. Air-Dock boat lift
  254. new headers
  255. Drive Upgrade on a charged HP500
  256. Rocker Change
  257. Relocating oil filter
  258. Gil / Merc HP500 Manmifold Freeze Plugs
  259. This doesnt seem right
  260. perma cool fuel filter #81794 hi flo
  261. Sticking Exhaust Solenoid
  262. 502 MPI intake
  263. Bad temp Gauge (attn 97BossHammer)
  264. Gaffric controls adjustment??
  265. Cigarette Swim platform
  266. Water temp sender/Oil pressure sender?
  267. Cleaning and Painting drives and boxes
  268. mercruiser inboard engine doesn't want to go foward
  269. Maximum stroke in a 427 tall deck block?
  270. Re-plumbing for center rise manifolds?
  271. high volume water sep/filter??prochargr
  272. Another 540 Cam Thread?
  273. small oil leak?
  274. ARGH!! Rods hitting cam! What canI do?
  275. Need help with SBC Vortec Springs.
  276. S/B rod clearance?
  277. 454 mag
  278. Manifold pressure gauge
  279. raising the riser
  280. Distributer Problem
  281. Boat Audio
  282. Msd Rev Limiter With Tb5
  283. too embarrassed to ask
  284. 1.36 vs 1.50 Bravo One
  285. New Carb
  286. Will 2000 bravo lower fit a 1996-1998 bravo upper?
  287. Pulley hits new water pump.
  288. bell housing hinge pins
  289. Need 1996-1998 Bravo Lower...Help?
  290. 302 to 5.0 engine swap
  291. 350 mag won't start after new plugs
  292. Gen VI block, Mark IV heads....???
  293. spark plugs/high tension leads?
  294. multi viscosity motor oil
  295. Amsoil 75/90 in the drive
  296. Old Fire extinguishers
  297. Marine transmissions which ones?
  298. L-29 Vortec heads
  299. Polyester gel over marine tex
  300. What do you know about #3/3A drives?
  301. Oil Change Question
  302. Need help selecting an on-board battery charger
  303. beaten to death oil topic
  304. Looking for pump to change oil
  305. fuel lines?
  306. cooling/heating ac unit
  307. k plane size on 35 fountain late model
  308. Trim Tab Help Needed
  309. Fuel pump cam lobe excessive ware???
  310. Removing Bravo One
  311. Americn Offshore 2600 ???
  312. IMCO valves - best prices?
  313. Bravo 1 HP Gimbal Question
  314. prop work
  315. Need A Bbc Recirc. Pump Pulley
  316. Water reversion with Crane 741 cams
  317. Upstate NY boaters
  318. rev limiter
  319. BB Chevy heads
  320. where does the rev limiter live?Module?
  321. paper thin bravo
  322. edelbrock performer 2.0
  323. Removing # 6 Drive Spacers
  324. some problems twin 454 wellcraft
  325. 2 Charged 383 instead of 2 x 454 ?
  326. Who Rebuilds Marine Carbs?
  327. Droupy Drives
  328. Best Cam For A Mark 4 Bbc?
  329. Horn Sounding
  330. Merc 454 MPI dead in water
  331. 1990 454Magnum Locked Up?
  332. Whipple Intercooler comparision
  333. Is the cam change worth it?
  334. Lifters Lifters Lifters
  335. 502 Mag Hp
  336. Harmonic Balancer Bolt Torque?
  337. Calcium/scale
  338. Pros/Cons of a cleaver prop?
  339. ss windshield 382 fastech
  340. Billet Shifter Drive?
  341. soft transom!
  342. Roller cams, cons.....pros???
  343. Compression Readings on 454, 330hp
  344. Looking for belt drive pwer transmission parts
  345. water pressure sender, elec or mech?
  346. sealing transom opening
  347. oil temp sender location ?
  348. HP500 EFI owners - clearance measurement
  349. Need Merc PN
  350. Whipple Charged - fourth season
  351. Mercury hydraulic steering
  352. Block Pressure?
  353. TRS Tranny Question
  354. carpet
  355. Alternative engines
  356. bravo ???
  357. gps/color plotter
  358. Procharger Help needed
  359. upper steering shaft seal
  360. Opinions Wanted
  361. Weight of a Bravo vs a #5
  362. 5-Blades
  363. Donzi 22'and Blackhawk out drive
  364. Regular Power Steering Question
  365. fuel pick-up/check-valve?how to tell
  366. Timing problems - Help before I take a sledge to the motor!
  367. Prop Cavatation Problem
  368. Installing Corsa silent Choice
  369. Out Drive Corrosion Volvo Duo Prop
  370. making a boat offer
  371. Gen IV camshaft end play
  372. Fountain Steering reservoir!
  373. Little crush or compression washers?!?
  374. Gen? Roller?
  375. Stereo wire harness??
  376. Prop question
  377. B/W tranny ?'s
  378. Grease 101
  379. TRS drive oil
  380. motor set too high on stern
  381. DPX Steering Helm
  382. 502 operating water temp
  383. 496HO Surging?
  384. Bravo1 oil capacity w/o reservoirs?
  385. Whose running turbos?
  386. Gimble bearing play
  387. 502 MPI Fuel Pressure
  388. closed cooling
  389. Bravo Drive Noise
  390. Eagle trailer brake question
  391. Bravo transom mounting?
  392. K-plane problem
  393. carb jetting
  394. Bravo Drives
  395. What are these heads?
  396. ssm-v & bulldog500
  397. took out the krytonite for the first time.
  398. Impeller Question
  399. Leaking riser?
  400. Carbed HP500 Cam and valve spring specs
  401. Stainless manifold bolts?
  402. Thermostat
  403. Thunderbolt IV Ignition Coil
  404. How do you install freeze plugs?
  405. New High Performance Mercury Urethane Ram Bushings
  406. Billet pulleys - alignment
  407. Marine circuit breakers
  408. water circulating pump vs. crossovers
  409. Propeller qeustions?
  410. Adjusting Holley 750 Marine Carbs
  411. 434!!!
  412. Chris Craft Stinger Operations/Maintenance Manuels
  413. What Fuel Octane
  414. Help Please With My Mecury....
  415. Merc 575sc's & Mobile 1 15W50
  416. 300hp vortech
  417. Merc "Silent Choice", How Much?
  418. Alternator 4 wire to 2
  419. RM Builder. . .did you get that
  420. corsa muffler tips power restriction ?
  421. MSD coils
  422. Marine Generator Help
  423. Prop suggestions for new 271 power
  424. Internal Flappers replacement??
  425. Power Steering pulley puller
  426. Corsa Flappers
  427. Whipple Charger for a Fountain
  428. Yellow hull stains
  429. Possible bad valv job on SB Vortec heads?
  430. Carb Choice
  431. 496 head gaskets????
  432. Hatch Actuators
  433. Gas Tanks
  434. Which head gasket?
  435. Replacement Exhaust Flappers
  436. SB Fuel Injectors
  437. Merc 900 SC info
  438. trim up, no trim down
  439. Best Earmuffs for Alpha SS
  440. New Drives Or Upgrade Bravos
  441. Engine and Tranny cooler plumbing
  442. ok guys, I am a boater/ biker - got a carb question for you guys...
  443. Custom Lab Finished 5 Blade Props
  444. trim tab mounting
  445. Velvet Drive 72C: Huber or BAM
  446. Whipple and Silent Thunder. Dustin?
  447. bildge cleanup
  448. tall deck spacer
  449. Mercruiser BB Thermostat Housing conversion?
  450. MSD or D.U.I.?
  451. Bravo Drives? 1 Or 3?
  452. Batteries
  453. Filter Mags?
  454. Merc Scan tools
  455. Bravo III vs. Alpha I
  456. Ecm Mefi 3
  457. Conversion to Deisel?
  458. Bravo TOOLS?????
  459. 12v relays - who makes good quality ones?
  460. Paint Spraying Basics
  461. Any Intercoolers for sale
  462. Custom Powder Coated Switch Panel
  463. GEN IV 454 Oil pan
  464. adding fluid to Bravo I
  465. Zero Effort Control Install
  466. Power Coating
  467. water/pressure relief
  468. Adding Third Engine (lower HP) for docking / idle / etc.
  469. Carburated 502 Mags
  470. Multipal battery hook up????
  471. 350 sb more power
  472. Merc T-bolt Ign System..what do I need?
  473. Cruise RPM
  474. IMCO Vs. Stellings extension box..
  475. Power Valve Circuit
  476. Whipple 496 HO
  477. What valve cover will fit ?
  478. New oil cooler
  479. Boost reference Demon Carburator
  480. cam shaft Help!
  481. GIL Headers & Pipes- OSO Auction
  482. stress crack
  483. 496 vs. 496 HO What's the difference?
  484. Looking for Procharger dealers
  485. power steering lines needed
  486. 525 sc blower popping
  487. Water Temp/Pressure problem
  488. Exhaust Sounds
  489. 525SC Pulley Shaft
  490. Trailor
  491. Bravo drive measurement needed
  492. Trainig class
  493. Hp500 Carb Rev Limit
  494. Flame Arrs. for Merc. 6.0's
  495. How to boost reference a Holley
  496. Now where to drain trans cooler line?
  497. compression ratio/vortec 5.7
  498. Hydromotive or mercury maximus
  499. What grit to use on bottom of boat?
  500. Need Bravo I Propshaft!!