Re: [OMC-Boats] 1967 OMC Outboard Power Tilt/Trim

From: JACKASPADES <jackaspades@...>
Date: Fri, 4 Jul 2008 16:27:31 -0500

try ebasicpower.com

On Fri, Jul 4, 2008 at 2:46 PM, Ian Torrey <itorrey@...> wrote:

> Well, got my trim motor apart which was pretty rusted inside, cleaned it
> up and got it running again, but it just doesn't have the power to lift the
> outboard. If anyone has or knows of where I might find a used one of these
> (with a reservoir end on the motor) it looks like that might be my best
> route to go. At this stage I'm not prepared to pay the price for a new one,
> at least until I've got some hours in on the motor.
>
>
>
> Any ideas appreciated,
>
> Ian
>
>
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> omc-boats-bounces@...] *On Behalf Of *Ian Torrey (QNX)
> *Sent:* Saturday, June 21, 2008 12:55 PM
> *To:* omc-boats@...
> *Subject:* [OMC-Boats] 1967 OMC Outboard Power Tilt/Trim
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>
> I finally got my '67 Evi 100hp Starfite running this week after nearly 10
> years of sitting inoperable! Changed the CD ignition over to good old points
> and it seems to be running, although it hasn't been in-water yet. I'm hoping
> I can get the power trim unit working before the test run. Has anyone
> disassembled one of these on the old OMC outboards? It looks like the motor
> is probably rusted up, so I started to take the backing plate off on the top
> of the motor. I can only seem to lift it 1/2 an inch without excessive
> force. Do I need to possibly open up the pump housing and remove the
> impeller first? If anyone has any experience with these, or can refer me to
> rebuild instructions or diagrams it would be a great help. My Seloc manual
> doesn't seem to cover this component.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Ian
>
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