Mercury 15 pull start problem

Discussion in 'Outboard Maintenance' started by PLANKTON7, Dec 19, 2011.

  1. PLANKTON7

    PLANKTON7 I Love microskiff.com!

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    Hey guys i just bought this 15 mercury 03 two stroke, the problem is i pull the cord and a quarter of the cord does not get retracted back into the motor wtf is going on its driving me crazy, PLEASE HELP!

    Sam-
     
  2. Brett

    Brett > PRO STAFF <

    Recoil spring problem. Not a hard thing to fix.

    Going to have to pull the starter housing to access the recoil sheave.
    Depending on the condition (disconnected, bent or broken) of the recoil spring, repair or replace it.

    Diagram link

    http://www.crowleymarine.com/mercury-outboard/parts/3234_20.cfm
     

  3. PLANKTON7

    PLANKTON7 I Love microskiff.com!

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    thanks brett your the man.
     
  4. Un-shore

    Un-shore Well-Known Member

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