Originally Posted by Andy R
Had the opposite in that a jerry can that had held diesel was filled with unleaded and then used to fill the tank for a Yamaha 50. Can't remember which way round it is, but either because it is heavier than petrol and the tank fed from bottom or is lighter and tank fed from top, the engine smoked loads then finally clogged up from being over oiled. Took a dam good stripdown and clean to get it running again.
So is this why you've not been out and about lately then Andy
Outboards seem to be far more delicate than any other type of machinery, dirt, water, oil petrol, over oil, under oil etc will all effect the engine in different ways....normally not good.
Are you about for the IOW sub 5metre bash ??