Originally Posted by Searider
So, an engine that has stood needn't be bad.
Well, he states he had it running a couple of weeks ago prior to advertising it and it started without any issues and was pumping water fine, so fingers crossed it will be ok.
I'm still going to see it running, do the compression tests and check everything that Peter from boatsandoutboards4sale has told me about.
I'm also going to have it serviced, new impellor and all the carbs etc cleaned out ready for the open water, well that is as long as the checks i do are ok