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Evinrude Etec G2 #12662540
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No popcorn needed, but who's running one, pros and cons, please!?!

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12662557
03/07/18 07:39 PM
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I am and love it. I am running a 250HO on a 20 ft Ranger and without a doubt best motor I have ever ran. Not gonna say any faster than Mercury or Yamaha, but mid-range is stout, on plane is very strong. I have no cons have mine since oct of 16 in the shop once for some software upgrades or something. Easy on oil quiet etc. You in my neck of the woods come take a ride.

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12662658
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After the first ones came out and they fixed the bugs I haven't heard any complaints. Everybody that has one says the are awesome and you can't really beat the 10 year warranty. I've heard they are expensive though but what isnt

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12662659
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Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12662660
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They sure are funny looking!


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Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: the skipper] #12662681
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Originally Posted By: the skipper
After the first ones came out and they fixed the bugs I haven't heard any complaints. Everybody that has one says the are awesome and you can't really beat the 10 year warranty. I've heard they are expensive though but what isnt

Yeah, I'm really interested in a Ranger and thinking about running the G2.

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12663276
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Love my G2. Had it for one year now.

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: toofy] #12663311
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Originally Posted By: toofy
Love my G2. Had it for one year now.

Does the computer display come standard with the engine?

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12663629
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Originally Posted By: Verkeith
Originally Posted By: toofy
Love my G2. Had it for one year now.

Does the computer display come standard with the engine?


I don't know. It came with mine. I think so.

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12663861
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Originally Posted By: Verkeith
Originally Posted By: toofy
Love my G2. Had it for one year now.

Does the computer display come standard with the engine?


If I'm not mistaken the 3.5" screen comes standard and the 4.5" is optional. The larger screen displays more data as well.

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: tmd11111] #12663930
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Originally Posted By: tmd11111
Originally Posted By: Verkeith
Originally Posted By: toofy
Love my G2. Had it for one year now.

Does the computer display come standard with the engine?


If I'm not mistaken the 3.5" screen comes standard and the 4.5" is optional. The larger screen displays more data as well.
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Thanks guys for the info. I'm looking forward to learning a lot more about the G2.

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: ACAMS] #12664280
03/08/18 11:36 PM
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Originally Posted By: ACAMS
They sure are funny looking!

Have you seen new mercury motors?
J D popcorn

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12671078
03/13/18 08:11 PM
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I just bought a 2018 Ranger with a G2 so still waiting to get some years before I'm willing to talk about reliability but 10 years of warranty and from a local dealer is what sold me on trying one
it will take some getting use to , I always ran Mercurys or Yamahas the Evinrude G2 sounds completely different but it will scream and at idle it's the quietest 2 stroke I've ever heard run , starts first touch of the key even in below freezing weather

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12671201
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How quiet is it at wot?

Re: Evinrude Etec G2 [Re: Verkeith] #12672241
03/14/18 04:12 PM
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Originally Posted By: Verkeith
How quiet is it at wot?

about the same as my Mercury was, it just has a different sound as you start throttling up

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