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Re: Outboard Motor Telltale Problem

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Originally Posted by MarkSF View Post
I had similar issues with my Yamaha 8hp 2 stroke and it turned out to be all kinds of bits of crap in the cylinder head. The hole in the telltale is quite small and it doesn't take much to block it.
same problem, small particles break loose and get stuck when it is running but seems clear when you shut it down. stick wire in the hole several times during running and it finally cleared out
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