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Old 17 March 2013, 18:08   #11
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think the max engine size is 90,already trying to move weight about but just want to go a bit faster,surely you could exceed recommended engine size a bit
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Old 17 March 2013, 18:09   #12
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If it's rated to take a 90 then get your spanners out and bolt it on! Exceed the rating at your peril; your insurance may well be invalid (and the transom might fall off!)
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Old 17 March 2013, 18:10   #13
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surely you could exceed recommended engine size a bit
Of course, but not if you want your insurance to hold up should it be needed
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Old 17 March 2013, 18:12   #14
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insurance,Whats that
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Old 17 March 2013, 18:15   #15
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Is it this range? - Arimar Boats

If the 5.4 120 seems ok
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Old 17 March 2013, 18:17   #16
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think its a bit older than them its not a 5.4 i think its 4.9 but seems well made which is why i think it could take a bit more power
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