no reverse 25 Merc

Discussion in 'Outboard Maintenance' started by BigSkyDave, Oct 21, 2011.

  1. BigSkyDave

    BigSkyDave I Love!

    1996 25 tiller pull start Merc won't go into reverse. Why?

    Thanks Dave
  2. Brett

    Brett > PRO STAFF <

    Possibilities are: lower unit problem or linkages loose/out of adjustment.
    My experience has been that the shift rod linkage slips inside the exhaust housing.