Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02 September 2011, 05:49   #11
RIBnet supporter
tonymac's Avatar
Country: Ireland
Town: Belfast
Boat name: Cait
Make: Humber
Length: 5m +
Engine: 90hp Opti
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 909
Originally Posted by PalmAde View Post
How many of you DIY the servicing and winterizing of your engines ?

Hopefully there will be a few more trips out yet but it wont be too long before winterizing comes about, Im reading that this is a fairly simple task involving draining the fuel and spraying fogging oil into the spark plug holes, turning the engine over, spraying again and then spraying all over.
Would you agree with this or is it more involved and a job for a specialist ?

I think I will have a proper service in the spring of next year, that will give me peace of mind.

I'd like to hear your views on looking after the engines.

My engine is a 1990 2 stroke Mercury 60.


Any meaning read into my message is the product of your own mind...
tonymac is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 00:27.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.