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Old 30 March 2014, 17:59   #1
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Good evening,
can anyone recommend a good, knowledgeable and reliable outboard service facility around Manchester.
I've given up trying to get my motor started and need a professional to look at it and give it a thorough service.
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Old 30 March 2014, 18:08   #2
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Good evening,
can anyone recommend a good, knowledgeable and reliable outboard service facility around Manchester.
I've given up trying to get my motor started and need a professional to look at it and give it a thorough service.
Hi, Bill Higham (just google him, do not know how to post links lol) is in your neck of the woods, cannot vouch for him though as I have never used him.

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Shipshape Marine Hazel Grove Stockport, he serviced a small engine for me and did a decent job and he is reasonably priced.
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Old 30 March 2014, 18:29   #4
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Thanks very much, Shipshape are up the road, never knew they existed !
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Ive been past Shipshape but never called in, is it worth the stop?
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Old 31 March 2014, 04:47   #6
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I'll let you know when I've had my motor serviced !
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Starting problem & motor service booked with Shipshape on Saturday. drop off at 9am collect at 2pm.

Full service including new impellor and starting problem sorted, he's confident that he can do it in 5 hours.

Forgive my ignorance, but how long should a full service take and what service items should be replaced?
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What engine do you have??
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service costs really annoy me as i know how long it takes me to do it, and im not a mechanic!
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1989 Mariner 2 stroke
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