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Old 12-13-2006, 06:35 AM
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Question making a Merc 700 from a 600 ?

Is it possible to upgrade a Merc 600 SCI to a Merc 700 SCI
It is almost the same engine (Except the drive)
Which parts are different, ECM,intercooler ?
Costs ?
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Old 12-13-2006, 09:28 AM
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Good question. Could entail nothing more than a blower pulley and ECM change. Hopefully someone who knows for sure pipes in.
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Old 12-13-2006, 10:17 AM
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There were some other changes made to beef up some internal parts. The Merc web site may have some of that info on it.
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Old 12-13-2006, 10:52 AM
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Intercooler and pulley should jack you up to 700, reflash also
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Old 12-13-2006, 11:29 AM
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From what i hear they are pretty much the same motor ...if some one on the inside could get the soft ware they would make aloota money
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Old 12-13-2006, 04:50 PM
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Here you go........
http://www.offshoreonly.com/forums/s...d.php?t=146588

Food for thought, Alfredo.
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