Dating outboard motors
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If you see a carburetor advertised on e-Bay that does not have the above RH side choke lever, but only a shaft protruding with a roll pin installed, it will be for a or later motor, as the choke lever is different for these.
I have heard from more than one person that their plug had numbers that do not match any of the codes, so this kind of backs up the idea of a change after the date, as the factory changed things as time went on.
We have run about 25gl of gas through it with no problems at all. I looked for quite a few years to find the right engine for the boat and I found exactly what I was looking for at AFA Marine.
Top speed is about 34 mph, with a 2 blade prop we hope to get up into the upper 30s. Regards, Mike Bauer We are very pleased with this 1957 Evinrude 35 horsepower outboard. We race 1200 Sprint Cars and we know how to build very reliable engines.
The engine runs great, and is a perfect match for my boat.
If you own a classic boat these motors would be ideal for your set up Here is Olive Oyl with her new outboard. I picked up the motor at the trucking terminal Friday at 4 PM. I recommend your company to anyone seeking a reasonably priced small outboard motor.My son and I went to Lake Pueblo in Colorado and the engine instantly started, warmed up nicely, and we spent the next 4 hours cruising all up and down the lake. You and your family should be very proud of this family business. Albert, I bought a 1957 35hp Johnson Javelin from you a few weeks ago, and just recently got it matched up and mounted to my antique 1956 Larson Falls Flyer boat that my Dad bought in 1960.Took the boat and motor back to the lake I learned to drive the boat on when I was 13 years old, and let my grand children have the same fun.Yamaha changed the way they identify the manufacture year of their engines starting in 2005.On these engines a separate stamp with the “MFG Date” is located on the transom bracket.