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I'm helping a friend boat shop and want to be clear about how a 2000 yamaha 250 saltwater 2 strokemeasures it's hours.I don't believe this motor has any internalhour count, correct? If a seller tells an hour countit would have to be coming from an external source??

Thanks for the help. WC
 

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Thanks guys.

A guy says he has 690 hours on his motor but it's not even the original engine for the boat so that questionable.
 

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What is the model # of the engine? Many Yamaha outboards built over 10 years ago have engine computers that store the hours as well as lots of other history. Some of Yamaha's gauges get the info right of the engine computer so even if you change a gauge you still are getting the accurate engine reading...
 

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Fido (1/10/2010)What is the model # of the engine? Many Yamaha outboards built over 10 years ago have engine computers that store the hours as well as lots of other history. Some of Yamaha's gauges get the info right of the engine computer so even if you change a gauge you still are getting the accurate engine reading...
Fido that is not true,, sorry,, the yamaha digital gauges with hour capability, prior to command link store the hours in the gauge,, unless it is a four stroke or hpdi there is no way to know...
 

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Hey Kenny Mann, I see you changed your avatar. I think you should add a Etec symbol to go along with that Yammy thing. Since you did such a good job on my Etec installation.
 

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sealark (1/11/2010)Hey Kenny Mann, I see you changed your avatar. I think you should add a Etec symbol to go along with that Yammy thing. Since you did such a good job on my Etec installation.
Yeah Kenny, and don't forget, "Got Power Pole?" Love mine, and no viagra needed. :poke You guys have sooo many great products and services you really need a full page of avatars. Keep up the good work.
 
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