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Old 03-21-2007, 10:44 AM
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The only problem with 525s, or any engine, sold for upgrade is you know they were run at full or near full throttle most of their lives. Best to get a very young one.
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Old 03-21-2007, 10:57 AM
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Originally Posted by Pismo10 View Post
The only problem with 525s, or any engine, sold for upgrade is you know they were run at full or near full throttle most of their lives. Best to get a very young one.
Is that a problem??
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Old 03-21-2007, 11:16 AM
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Originally Posted by Westcoast View Post
Is that a problem??
NOPE! Not with those motors...run the 525EFI full throttle all day long
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Old 03-21-2007, 11:24 AM
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Originally Posted by Westcoast View Post
Is that a problem??
only if you go past 5350
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Old 03-21-2007, 11:33 AM
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Good price on low hours (50) 525efi 16 - 20k. 22 is not unreasonably high though. Depends on condition. Just because it has only 50 hours doesn't mean its not abused.
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Originally Posted by carrboy View Post
NOPE! Not with those motors...run the 525EFI full throttle all day long
I'd rather have one that wasn't run at full throttle all day long.
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Then obviously it will cost around the price that was already mentioned,35-40k,U can find them for around 10k and they might need 1k put into them at 500hrs...easy math
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how many hours on these and are there any maint records available
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Old 03-21-2007, 03:45 PM
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and what about $$ to upgrade drives if your current drives are bravos
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Old 03-21-2007, 07:05 PM
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Originally Posted by excursion View Post
45k they will never sell, must be someone thing he has gold.
Did you miss the part that said "new"? What does Merc get for them new? I'm sure it has to be over $22500. I don't really know.
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