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  1. Valve Covers & Air Breathers
  2. gimble ring bearings,Adjustment?
  3. Trim pump flushing
  4. Trim Indicator Replacement or Fix???
  5. Starter slave Solenoid
  6. 500HP Carb Specs
  7. Need gen 6 oil bypass info.
  8. rebuilding question
  9. 7.4 MPI serging @ idle and cold
  10. head gasket???
  11. 525SC Intake Manifold????
  12. Metal in Outdrive Oil
  13. who made this boat?
  14. drilling in fiberglass
  15. Fiberglass repair
  16. instaling valve springs
  17. OT- 98 Chev truck transmission question
  18. Hydraulic Steering on Formula 311
  19. ??? on Imco shorties & Drive toe-out
  20. Imco extension boxes for 38 Nor-Tech?
  21. Installing Switchable Mufflers
  22. Make a 496HO louder??
  23. How not to install an engine
  24. buffing wax brand and buffer style?
  25. MPI manifold, on Aluminum head
  26. Compass Correction - Fluxgate?
  27. G.M. 502/502 Mag New Service Longblock (502HP)
  28. GM Head Bolt Question
  29. vhf question
  30. head gasket help
  31. K C baja, about your Mirage +
  32. OT - 3/4Ton Avalanche lifter noise
  33. ????'s for IMCO shortie users
  34. kaama drives
  35. Looking For A 502 Short Block
  36. reversion ???
  37. how much play on gimbal ring?Bravo 1
  38. 8.1 liter with 4:10 or 3:73 ??
  39. Alternators AMP's
  40. Whipple and AZ Speed & Marine
  41. Bravo install HELP!Can't slide it in???
  42. drive reservoir overflowing
  43. Intake valve length? Merlins...
  44. Correct heat range on plugs
  45. merc power steering?
  46. Dominator problem
  47. stern drive-to-bell housing
  48. XS Performance - THANK YOU!!!
  49. lathem steering - too hot
  50. Mirage Plus prop cost? Labbed price?
  51. Help! Motor Mounts Out Of Whack!!!
  52. Merc Trans Drive Plate
  53. Serial # for late model 454 Mag MPI ??
  54. Bravo 1 unit won't go down
  55. Carbon Fiber Panels
  56. Small Block Chevy Cam Selection ??
  57. Powerquest 185xlt want to go faster
  58. 70's Merc Outboard
  59. Checking timing on Carb 500hp
  60. Oil Filter for 500EFI ??
  61. hp 500 cam
  62. Trim Tabs
  63. Pitch/Dia/Ears/RPM Factors
  64. fuel consumption
  65. will not start
  66. Kodiak brakes...
  67. driveline vibration
  68. best gauges boost & pressure ???
  69. Who Did Rigging 45' Texas Thunder / Aronow
  70. 2 speed transmissions??
  71. MPI Ignition Timing
  72. need pics of skater with 15" motors
  73. kaama drives on V bottom
  74. 40 foot performer how much hp to plane?
  75. Tranny Leak.....Somewhere?
  76. Hydraulic hose
  77. blower/supercharger may cause addiction...
  78. Cool Fuel Cover???
  79. My Insta-Trim hose is HUGE!!!
  80. Weiand 256 Blowers Help
  81. Formula Silent Thunder exhaust
  82. 502 EFI to Carb Conversion
  83. gen 6 flywheel /reversible gear
  84. Best size for 6x9 speaker box?
  85. Show me your plumbing!Hey Krumbsnatcher!!
  86. Prop experts challenge
  87. whats the rpm on a 502?
  88. Oil temp sender - alarm and gauge
  89. Tow vehicule advice
  90. Horizon vs Merc?
  91. 330 hp 454 lost freeze plug over winter
  92. BB Exhaust Manifold Decision Help~~~
  93. Need Borgwarner shift linkage
  94. Hp500 Intake
  95. Torque SPecs
  96. having idle problem with this cam
  97. Oil To Use? TRIM PUMPS
  98. lifter problem
  99. Trim Actuators
  100. New one to me
  101. Fresh 502 MPI start up issue
  102. Help with outboard water pickup
  103. Water pressure question
  104. XR or XZ Drives ??
  105. ?? Stereo speaker switch OFF/ON
  106. Dual inlet on water/ fuel separetor
  107. power steering???
  108. 1:36 and 3 Blade 25s, Why?
  109. Plumbing a ITS box
  110. Sportmaster or IMCO shorties
  111. Will the AFR 357cc heads work well???
  112. Latham hydralic steering question
  113. 525SC Specs
  114. OT: 5.4L Ford 1715 Micro tuner
  115. silent choice
  116. HP 500 (stock) overheating
  117. Sun Pad Lift
  118. Rtech Supercooler for HP500EFI
  119. bravo pitot block
  120. 2 stroke oil
  121. 1998 baja 24 outlaw se windscreen...
  122. Testing Exaust Man
  123. Head Poll
  124. Can someone delete?
  125. hp 500 cam upgrade ?
  126. Another Oil Question
  127. Engine alignment is off?
  128. Orange Helmets
  129. Dual Cable Steering Attachment
  130. Replacing Motor .....
  131. 540 vs 578 or 598
  132. Best way to seat new rings.
  133. Stereo through bolting
  134. More questions about reversion and exhaust
  135. Bravo Drive oil replacement - What is the factory recommended service interval?
  136. Best place to get exhaust tips w/ internal flappers?
  137. Liquid Filled Speedo
  138. Sparkplug Question
  139. Bravo one Gimbal Bearing
  140. Vapor lock?
  141. internal exhaust flappers...replacement ?
  142. One cool riser, one warm riser...
  143. K-Plane Cylinder
  144. 500EFI Serpentine Belt
  145. BBC Fuel pump clearance...has this happened to you?
  146. AN fittings help
  147. Diagnosing noise in valve train.
  148. PROCHARGER BELT aliegn,how close to perfect?
  149. Rotted Transom
  150. boat runs the stops
  151. Bravo I Question
  152. nose cone install?
  153. Check-ball valve in fuel line?
  154. Boat Floater
  155. K&N Arrestors Make Power or Not?
  156. 351 idling rough, help me OB1
  157. Removing controls???
  158. Shotgun Muffler Noise
  159. maximum valve lift (coil bind question)
  160. Question on the new Bravo lowers
  161. houston prop ???
  162. IMCO Dual Ram steering problem
  163. Need prop Diameter help
  164. Re: Hatch leaking
  165. l29 vortec questions
  166. Re: Advice on a cooling system problem
  167. HEI module
  168. Fuel Sending unit replacement issues
  169. hull-deck adhesive
  170. Paint for Engine Bay
  171. New oil congeal - what is it?
  172. Manifold gasket question
  173. Overheating 502 Magnum MPI
  174. oil temperature sending unit
  175. New Shocks
  176. Marine Ply Wood ????
  177. single back fire on start up
  178. TRS Drive installation
  179. Ignition Module??
  180. Fuel line and Prss Fittings needed
  181. 525sc supercharger
  182. Alarm Buzzer
  183. Where is my speed???on my cobra 860
  184. K-Planes battery fuse??
  185. Surface Drive Question
  186. Exhaust Flapper question
  187. rpm/sync question
  188. 1999 502MPI timing question?
  189. Update on engine need more advice
  190. replacing springs in hp500
  191. 1999' 502MPI timing question?
  192. 454 / 330HP What Can Be Done ?
  193. K-Plane hoses?
  194. pumping problem
  195. Pick me a set of Heads
  196. Vinyl Repair
  197. Carb Spacers ?
  198. Trailer Axles
  199. Stellings Products--How to Find Specs
  200. Anybody ever get a PFM EFI really dialed in?
  201. Replacing Alpha water pump today....
  202. Tilt/trim correct hose?
  203. Water/Fuel Pump Gas in Cam Area
  204. Paging Drillit
  205. Sea Water pump
  206. just off dyno
  207. stock 454 intake?
  208. Mercruiser Silent Choice
  209. not shifting into reverse
  210. security alarms
  211. Zero Effort Rebuild
  212. Flywheel interchange?
  213. 1/2" drives toe out
  214. trailer axle spindle question
  215. MercTrans II. Oil type?
  216. 540 question
  217. Reinventing the wheel (Prop)
  218. 502 Mag Mpi Oil Pressure At Cruise
  219. 13/14ths (Parts down the Engine) Help
  220. stern drive
  221. no oil pressure
  222. Looking for leaks ...
  223. Teague Custom XR's vs. XR's
  224. Volvo Penta 290 Trim Help
  225. Trailer Tires
  226. Oil Filter for Mercruiser Remote Kit SBC
  227. Procharger
  228. bad power pack?
  229. Weber 4 Barrel Carburetor
  230. How Hot Is To Hot (oil Temp)
  231. Battery Switch? Sumthin' ain't right...
  232. Looking for 540 EFI or CARB?
  233. Interesting OEM 522 Whippled EFI engine build.
  234. Freeze Plugs In Gill Manifolds ?
  235. windshield foam
  236. skaterfast
  237. spark plugs for pro charged hp 500?
  238. Vents
  239. Looking for info from '$500.00 Hyd Steering thread'
  240. dt85 power loss
  241. Paging Cuda
  242. Intake gaskets ??'s Do these really work, or just snake oil.
  243. Cam and carb suggestions
  244. Houston prop
  245. spinning & bouncing tachometer
  246. Filterglove. Has anyone used this?
  247. building 540s
  248. Exhaust Manifold Bolts Question
  249. Add extra clutch plates in Merc trans II?
  250. How do I get the motor in?!
  251. skater 24
  252. Vibration at Speed
  253. Bow Stop for Catamaran Trlr - Where can you get these???
  254. Need Help With Prop Size
  255. 502 mpi/bravo xr OR 496ho with bravo x?
  256. Compression #'s and blowby
  257. Lowered Dulley
  258. ASM computer/ injector package
  259. Scan tool timing set
  260. Difference between bravo 1 drive and bravo 1X drive ??
  261. Standard Mercury Throttle Replacement
  262. Difference between drives
  263. re-torque the heads
  264. Dodge Hemi
  265. Supertech Oil
  266. Sniff...Sniff...Ka-Boom
  267. Question for HOUSTONPROP
  268. Crank Question?
  269. Fuel usage 575's
  270. Water Temp / Oil Pressure warning alarm
  271. Bravo Drive Trouble- need answers
  272. Merc Scan-Tool in Sarasota
  273. CMI Headers
  274. Fuel Pressure Sending Units
  275. Xmd-3????
  276. Sealer Over New Teak Oil?
  277. original carb on SBC 260hp
  278. new throttle& shifter cables
  279. suzuki dt85 power loss
  280. pulley sizes
  281. Bought a raw water pump kit, but....
  282. Purple carbon fiber?
  283. World heads
  284. Motor idling fast after exhaust & plug change?
  285. 3 qts. of drive oil. Where did it go?
  286. 1 or 2 coats of wax
  287. surface drive propeller ?
  288. Best Merc 2.5's?
  289. Graphics
  290. Engine rebuild or replace ?
  291. 454 Carb
  292. Best way to remove gaskets
  293. Cylinder numbers?
  294. ProCharger Question? on 1999 454/502 MAG engine
  295. #3 to #6 swap
  296. Fuel Pressure Problems
  297. Water in drive oil?
  298. Has anyone used Revolution marine exhaust?
  299. alpha lowers
  300. Twead for covering on cushions in cuddy.
  301. Whipple question???
  302. Setting Valves on SBC
  303. Fuel line headaches. What can I do?
  304. Flame Arrestor Filters- COOL!!
  305. Help, Can't get my dist. rotor off!
  306. prop experts....mich wheel rapture vs mirage
  307. Royal Purple
  308. HoustonPropeller back on board Monday
  309. where can i get a pulley
  310. Xantrex Battery Chargers
  311. Aqua Buff
  312. Llooking for alternative to TRS drives
  313. Re-Painting an Outdrive question
  314. Installing a Merc Remote Oil Filter Kit
  315. I got some water in my oil - what should I do?
  316. Bravo Question
  317. Cd changer/ amp in engine compartment
  318. How much engine damage did I do?
  319. How many quarts of oil in a #6
  320. drives
  321. Need Carb advice
  322. Disc brake conversion
  323. sbc heads
  324. which Pwr steer brkt for Procharger??HELP
  325. Problem with IMCO dual ram steering
  326. SET-UP HELP/ V bottom w/outboards
  327. Tri Sonic
  328. fuel pump relay?
  329. Gaffrig RedLine Temp Guage
  330. where's the best place to mount Regulator
  331. fuel pressure sending unit.
  332. Need Help with exhaust gaskets for SBC Vortec Heads
  333. whats a better block? World or Dart
  334. Anyone Using Psi Blowers
  335. Big Block Chevy Intake decision
  336. Trailer Bunks
  337. 2000 500HP Carb
  338. ID Oil Pan
  339. Pinging under medium to heavy throttle
  340. Need LOTO Area Powdercoater
  341. New cockpit flooring?
  342. Air in Trim Tab Pumps
  343. 25' with 250 Mercury OB
  344. Set-up help w/outboards
  345. wiring sch. for 29 fountain 1990,help,short?
  346. Whose drive reservoir foams and whose doesn't???
  347. Sea Strainers????????
  348. best spot to visit?
  349. Jetting/tuning For Procharger setup
  350. TrimTabs Question
  351. 540 whipple compatability
  352. Holley 3310-S
  353. Flame arrestor on procharger
  354. Finally got it started now it knocks
  355. SBC valve guide/seal leakage?
  356. Need new Dipstick...An Oil one
  357. Bravo XR questions
  358. pulleys
  359. Valve Job
  360. Recessed Holders
  361. rev marine drive resorvoirs
  362. Repower to 350 MAG MPI
  363. 525sc Oil Coolers
  364. Sunstream Floatlift's??
  365. 8mm blower belt change?
  366. Mercury 575 problem resolved!
  367. #1 tip to add to your spring checklist
  368. High speed eyewear
  369. Stingray Cuddy 20 ft.
  370. EGT's ,,,why so many diff. #'s??what's hot
  371. Flywheel Housing Question
  372. Exhaust Noise Limit?
  373. amsoil bypass filter
  374. Exhaust Bellows vs Tube
  375. Air-Dock boat lift
  376. new headers
  377. Drive Upgrade on a charged HP500
  378. Rocker Change
  379. Relocating oil filter
  380. Gil / Merc HP500 Manmifold Freeze Plugs
  381. This doesnt seem right
  382. perma cool fuel filter #81794 hi flo
  383. Sticking Exhaust Solenoid
  384. 502 MPI intake
  385. Bad temp Gauge (attn 97BossHammer)
  386. Gaffric controls adjustment??
  387. Cigarette Swim platform
  388. Water temp sender/Oil pressure sender?
  389. Cleaning and Painting drives and boxes
  390. mercruiser inboard engine doesn't want to go foward
  391. Maximum stroke in a 427 tall deck block?
  392. Re-plumbing for center rise manifolds?
  393. high volume water sep/filter??prochargr
  394. Another 540 Cam Thread?
  395. small oil leak?
  396. ARGH!! Rods hitting cam! What canI do?
  397. Need help with SBC Vortec Springs.
  398. S/B rod clearance?
  399. 454 mag
  400. Manifold pressure gauge
  401. raising the riser
  402. Distributer Problem
  403. Boat Audio
  404. Msd Rev Limiter With Tb5
  405. too embarrassed to ask
  406. 1.36 vs 1.50 Bravo One
  407. New Carb
  408. Will 2000 bravo lower fit a 1996-1998 bravo upper?
  409. Pulley hits new water pump.
  410. bell housing hinge pins
  411. Need 1996-1998 Bravo Lower...Help?
  412. 302 to 5.0 engine swap
  413. 350 mag won't start after new plugs
  414. Gen VI block, Mark IV heads....???
  415. spark plugs/high tension leads?
  416. multi viscosity motor oil
  417. Amsoil 75/90 in the drive
  418. Old Fire extinguishers
  419. Marine transmissions which ones?
  420. L-29 Vortec heads
  421. Polyester gel over marine tex
  422. What do you know about #3/3A drives?
  423. Oil Change Question
  424. Need help selecting an on-board battery charger
  425. beaten to death oil topic
  426. Looking for pump to change oil
  427. fuel lines?
  428. cooling/heating ac unit
  429. k plane size on 35 fountain late model
  430. Trim Tab Help Needed
  431. Fuel pump cam lobe excessive ware???
  432. Removing Bravo One
  433. Americn Offshore 2600 ???
  434. IMCO valves - best prices?
  435. Bravo 1 HP Gimbal Question
  436. prop work
  437. Need A Bbc Recirc. Pump Pulley
  438. Water reversion with Crane 741 cams
  439. Upstate NY boaters
  440. rev limiter
  441. BB Chevy heads
  442. where does the rev limiter live?Module?
  443. paper thin bravo
  444. edelbrock performer 2.0
  445. Removing # 6 Drive Spacers
  446. some problems twin 454 wellcraft
  447. 2 Charged 383 instead of 2 x 454 ?
  448. Who Rebuilds Marine Carbs?
  449. Droupy Drives
  450. Best Cam For A Mark 4 Bbc?
  451. Horn Sounding
  452. Merc 454 MPI dead in water
  453. 1990 454Magnum Locked Up?
  454. Whipple Intercooler comparision
  455. Is the cam change worth it?
  456. Lifters Lifters Lifters
  457. 502 Mag Hp
  458. Harmonic Balancer Bolt Torque?
  459. Calcium/scale
  460. Pros/Cons of a cleaver prop?
  461. ss windshield 382 fastech
  462. Billet Shifter Drive?
  463. soft transom!
  464. Roller cams, cons.....pros???
  465. Compression Readings on 454, 330hp
  466. Looking for belt drive pwer transmission parts
  467. water pressure sender, elec or mech?
  468. sealing transom opening
  469. oil temp sender location ?
  470. HP500 EFI owners - clearance measurement
  471. Need Merc PN
  472. Whipple Charged - fourth season
  473. Mercury hydraulic steering
  474. Block Pressure?
  475. TRS Tranny Question
  476. carpet
  477. Alternative engines
  478. bravo ???
  479. gps/color plotter
  480. Procharger Help needed
  481. upper steering shaft seal
  482. Opinions Wanted
  483. Weight of a Bravo vs a #5
  484. 5-Blades
  485. Donzi 22'and Blackhawk out drive
  486. Regular Power Steering Question
  487. fuel pick-up/check-valve?how to tell
  488. Timing problems - Help before I take a sledge to the motor!
  489. Prop Cavatation Problem
  490. Installing Corsa silent Choice
  491. Out Drive Corrosion Volvo Duo Prop
  492. making a boat offer
  493. Gen IV camshaft end play
  494. Fountain Steering reservoir!
  495. Little crush or compression washers?!?
  496. Gen? Roller?
  497. Stereo wire harness??
  498. Prop question
  499. B/W tranny ?'s
  500. Grease 101