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#11721998 - 07/14/16 08:08 AM Merc 200 efi work
Lazy Ike Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/09/16
Posts: 134
Loc: garland
Just picked up a boat, yea has been sitting awhile, gonna do some minor stuff then probably get mech ck it over. I WAS gonna siphon/ drain fuel, change fuel lines, have heard of fuel hose that ethanol wont destroy, can I get it at auto supply.Also the filters, motor hasn't run in awhile. Info is greatly appriaciated.

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#11723018 - 07/14/16 05:45 PM Re: Merc 200 efi work [Re: Lazy Ike]
gary purdy Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 05/24/03
Posts: 10765
Loc: Littlefield Tx & Lake A. H. US...
All fuel lines are ethanol resistant from auto store but filter for that motor you can buy at a boat repair shop, online or e-bay
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#11723157 - 07/14/16 07:06 PM Re: Merc 200 efi work [Re: gary purdy]
Lazy Ike Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/09/16
Posts: 134
Loc: garland
Thanks Gary,a guy told me fuel line would have green lettering on it? Just re learning stuff, haven't had a boat in long time. I may be full of questions. Thanks again.

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#11726707 - 07/16/16 08:44 PM Re: Merc 200 efi work [Re: Lazy Ike]
Z119 Offline
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Registered: 09/19/14
Posts: 84
Don't attempt to crank it until all the fuel lines have been replaced and the fuel tank evacuated and cleaned up. Otherwise, you will really have an expensive repair.

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#11727435 - 07/17/16 01:06 PM Re: Merc 200 efi work [Re: Z119]
Lazy Ike Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 03/09/16
Posts: 134
Loc: garland
Thanks z119 motor won'tstay running 3 4 sec dies, he had it in shop for long time they couldn't figure it out. Said may be elec. issue. May remove gas tanks/ clean em.

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#11728059 - 07/17/16 09:36 PM Re: Merc 200 efi work [Re: Lazy Ike]
gary purdy Offline
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Registered: 05/24/03
Posts: 10765
Loc: Littlefield Tx & Lake A. H. US...
Try a remote tank.
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#11728070 - 07/17/16 09:39 PM Re: Merc 200 efi work [Re: Lazy Ike]
bronco71 Offline
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Registered: 02/05/06
Posts: 1055
Loc: Farmers Branch/Sulphur Bluff
Tank vent, anti siphon valve?

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