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175 SportJet swap

Postby Riverbumb117 » Tue Jul 09, 2019 11:25 am

Melted a piston in the 175 and looking to replace with a new 200. Other than the exhaust will this match up to my pump or is there a better option for an upgrade. Parts are getting harder to find and would like to get away from carbed setup. Wouldn’t mind a 4 stroke but I’m sure there are reasons why merc didn’t do one.
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Re: 175 SportJet swap

Postby bajh » Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:09 am

Pump is the same you will need to change the impeller. You will need three more inches to the transom to fit the expansion chamber. The adapter plate is longer.
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