Five Stupid Ways To Kill An Outboard

If you want your outboard to run, don’t do this!

Whether you run a massive Seven Marine outboard that cost as much as a Cadillac or a little 9.9 horsepower tiller-steer your brother-in-law sold you for a few hundred bucks, we can all agree on one thing: we want our outboards to run.

If you expect that eggbeater to keep on beating for years to come, be sure not to do any of these really, really stupid things that can kill an outboard.

Lenny Rudow
Lenny Rudow …has been a writer and editor in the marine field for over two decades, and has authored seven books. He is currently the Angler in Chie...