15 hp seahorse pull start

Discussion in 'Bubba's Outboards' started by catfish kenny, Mar 31, 2008.

  1. catfish kenny

    catfish kenny New Member

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    Bubba I have it fixed now but I was wandering how often you have had to helo-ciol the bolt that holds the pull rope mechnasim in the engine case?mine got egged and shot two them 15.00 plastic gears befor I did it this way!
     
  2. Bubbakat

    Bubbakat New Member

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    That will happen if they loosen up but I can say I haven't seen but 2 like that.
     

  3. vlparrish

    vlparrish New Member

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    Willard, my old one makes three. I just pulled the cowl off and wrapped a rope around the flywheel for the last year I used it. Vern
     
  4. catfish kenny

    catfish kenny New Member

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    Hey that plastis gear is 15.00 a shot and after replacing it twice......
    (LOL)I carry a spare rope and handle just fer the ocasion:wink:....now she is fixed though-fixed good.