E-TEC 25 SUDDENLY STOP
A few months ago I bought a E-tec 25HP (manual start). At first time, I tried it at home and it worked perfectly: start at first rope
pull, check the gear
box forward and reverse and everything was perfect.
Last week, I install the motor
on my dinghy
and give it at try on the water
. Start at first rope
pull and undertook a test drive. Running at middle speed and about 5 minutes later, the ENGINE
At first I thought he had hit a wood or something, but no. Simply turn off. We check oil
LEDís and everything was ok. Also, the propeller
When trying to turn it back on pulling the starter rope was tied (the flywheel was block, like when you try to start the engine
with the gear
in forward (it was in neutral). We try about 10 times until suddenly loosened the flywheel. We try start the motor
again a couple times and the engine start. All alarm
LEDís was ok.
We put forward and started traveling back to the dock
, when suddenly, the engine suddenly stops again. This time, we spend more that Ĺ and hour to try to start the engine, without success.
Make (of engine): EVINRUDE
Model (of engine): E-TEC E25DRLIS
- We review the entire flywheel mechanism