Originally Posted by Budgie1
Just started my old 1994 60hp Merc for the first time this year, started on the button 😃and thanks to good winterisation all appears good except!!!! ..... Needle on rev counter moves fractionally on start up then doesn't move, assume something is sticking inside the unit but anyone any suggestions how to resolve, are they easy to strip down and clean?
have you tried giving the rev counter a sharp tap whilst the engine is running, sounds like you have had a bit of condensation trapped in the rev counter over the winter
I've not had much luck stripping down instruments like these, think they are glued together to keep us out