CHECKING BOLTS AND NUTS
1)Check that bolts securing the cylinder head and engine and the nut securing the flywheel are tightened with their specified tightening torques.
2)Check the tightening torques of other bolts and nuts.
Cleaning the Outboard Motor
After use, wash the exterior of the outboard with fresh water.
Flush the cooling system with fresh water.
Refer to Flushing Cooling System instructions in “TRANSPORTING AND STORING OUTBOARD MOTOR”.
Checking Painted Surface of Motor
Check the motor for scratches, nicks, or flaking paint. Areas with damaged paint are more likely to corrode.
If necessary, clean and paint the areas. Consult a Yamaha dealer for
COATING THE BOAT BOTTOM
A clean hull improves boat performance. The boat bottom should be kept as clean of marine growths as possible.
If necessary, the boat bottom can be coated with an
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