05 25 hp merc four stroke won't stay in reverse

Discussion in 'Outboard Maintenance' started by bw510, Aug 7, 2012.

  1. bw510

    bw510 I Love microskiff.com!

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    Is there a way to adjust shifter?
    It's a tiller model
    Thanks
     
  2. Brett

    Brett > PRO STAFF <

    My "swag" is the linkage in the midsection, above the water pump has slipped.
     

  3. bw510

    bw510 I Love microskiff.com!

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    I've never pulled a lower unit is it hard(thats what she said)
    seriously though how difficult is it?something i can do in the garage with no special tools?
    i never use reverse but am trying to sell and want it working without paying mech. to do it
    thanks
     
  4. Dillusion

    Dillusion devilray snob

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    Pulling the LU on a merc is easy. Four screws > pull > out.