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Mercury XR6 150hp #14095774 08/15/21 12:50 PM
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I recently broke down the 3 carbs and cleaned the jets and put them back together (I believe) like I took them apart. When I installed them back on the boat and hooked up the linkage like it came off, now it starts right up but will not idle at idle speed. It accelerates without giving it more throttle. Any suggestions?

Re: Mercury XR6 150hp [Re: sandstorm angler] #14097332 08/16/21 08:34 PM
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You might get some help at Bass Boat Central on the Mercury forum.

Re: Mercury XR6 150hp [Re: sandstorm angler] #14097916 08/17/21 11:43 AM
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I have it posted on BBC and received 2 replies. I've already tried with no success.

Re: Mercury XR6 150hp [Re: sandstorm angler] #14098756 08/17/21 10:45 PM
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I would call or take the boat to Mark Gunter at Gunter Marine in Weatherford. He’s been great with me and he is a master Mercury mechanic.


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Re: Mercury XR6 150hp [Re: sandstorm angler] #14112691 08/29/21 08:51 PM
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Location?

I got a guy in Whitehouse.


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Re: Mercury XR6 150hp [Re: MrRoachie] #14120628 09/06/21 12:21 PM
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I'm 50 miles north of Lubbock. Not many boat mechanics in the area.

Re: Mercury XR6 150hp [Re: sandstorm angler] #14123368 09/09/21 01:25 AM
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Call Max Spiker, Anglers Marine in Amarillo. Got two long time buddies in AMA. They speak very highly of him. Mercury guy.

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Re: Mercury XR6 150hp [Re: 4Weight] #14131399 09/16/21 11:28 AM
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Thank you for the suggestion. I will contact Anglers Marine.

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Thank you for the suggestion. I will contact Anglers Marine.



You bet.


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