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    Registered ratman's Avatar
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    whats the difference between a volvo 250 and 270 outdrive?

    will one fit where an alpha used to be? thx, ratman

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    Re: whats the difference between a volvo 250 and 270 outdrive?

    You have to fill the hole and cut a new one. Older Volvos like that were different from Merc.

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    Re: whats the difference between a volvo 250 and 270 outdrive?

    270 later model has a few upgrades over the 250 as stated above you will have to glass over/fill the transom change engine bellhousing and relocate the motor mounts.........

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