Author(s): Edwin R. Sherman
The first edition of "Outboard Engines" set the standard for a clear, easy-to-follow primer on engine basics, troubleshooting, care, and repair. This new edition, significantly expanded, brings the subject up to date, with full coverage of the new four-stroke engines, conventional electronic and direct fuel-injection systems, oil-mix systems in the new clean two-strokes, and more. You'll save time and money doing your own engine repairs and maintenance.
1. The Basics: How Engines Work 2. Breaking in a New Engine 3. Routine Maintenance 4. How to Find the Trouble 5. Ignition System Problems 6. Charging and Starting Systems 7. Fuel Injection Systems 8. Carburetor Systems 9. Steering and Trim Systems 10. Cooling System, Lower Unit, and Propeller 11. Corrosion 12. Honda 13. Johnson & Evinrude 14. Mercury 15. Nissan & Tohatsu 16. Suzuki 17. Yamaha