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Re: direct drive

Originally Posted by jrd22 View Post
I'd be surprised on that new of a boat that it is truly a direct drive (on older boats direct drive meant no transmission at all, you shut the engine down, pulled a lever that moved the camshaft and then started the engine again, rotating the opposite direction). I would guess they are just meaning there is no V-drive, but you never know.
jrd22 has it right and that model does not have a direct drive. You can't always trust that the broker who wrote the ad' actually knows what he is talking about.

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