fuel/oil mixture

Discussion in 'Bubba's Outboards' started by SSgt Fishslayer, Feb 23, 2009.

  1. SSgt Fishslayer

    SSgt Fishslayer New Member

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    i have a dumb question. i have an 1979 evinrude 70 outboard and i have no idea what the fuel/oil mixture ratio is suppose to be. does anyone know what it is? this is my first outboard and i dont want to mess it up.
     
  2. Mike81

    Mike81 Well-Known Member

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    I think most of those outboards used 50:1. Bubbakat will probably be by soon to verify.
     

  3. crclhuk1

    crclhuk1 Member

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    The mixture is 50:1. You can check this out at Evinrudes web page or Marineengine.com
     
  4. altamahajon

    altamahajon New Member

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    OIL in Oz / GAS in Gal.

    16 / 6

    8 / 3

    4 / 1.5

    HOPE THIS HELPS OUT SOME..................

    AJ
     
  5. SSgt Fishslayer

    SSgt Fishslayer New Member

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    thanks for all of the help guys. thats is exactly what i was looking for.
     
  6. Bubbakat

    Bubbakat New Member

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    Any outboard built after Kennedy got shot is 50 to1