1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 26Get this manual

1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 26

POWER TILT OPERATION The Ier 'ruiser ful Pow Ti lt i_ actuated tJy witch unt in (;o ntTo panel(FilFUrc 2) drive unit may
that stem drive lUIil be left in operating positionIf trim tab is out-ofwater (as when tilted up) it cannot function galvanic
corrosion inhibitor BOAT UNDERWAY Raising Drive Unit IPlace re mote control lever in neutral or fonvard gear idle position
(500-600 RPM)2Tum ntrol pan sw it ,11 to "On ,position 3Push top of rock er witch in and hold until dri (" unit bas tilted
up amount ired(Figure 1) NOTE: Tilt unit is intende for shallow lIIater op ration at' low throttle settingsDo not run at
high speed with drive unit tilt out beyond gimbal ring lilt pin flang as driv unit has no side thrust support when tilted
this highWhile runnin g, do nOllilt unit so high lhat water intake hal in gea hoU! ing strul arc Ijfted out of th waterThis
would al ult in overheating of thengine, as indicated by wat er mperaturgauge II instrum 'n pan 1A wal pressur gauge can
be install th II to give fa ler indi cation of of walpre li re from tilling to hi gherious ngine damage ma result from overheating04949