1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 44Get this manual

1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 44

THROTTLE CABLE ADJUSTMENTS 1Place remote con tro handle in utral gear, idle pojtionH boat is equipped with single-lever MerCon
and run at idJ 'Observe reading on gaugePressure ho uld bc pecified in" pecifications" eerion and remain constant at all
peeds between idle and lOOO remove fuel lines and blow out w;th ompr ed air to remov' an fo reign materialWhen reinstalli
ng lines, be ure that th'Y are not twisted or kink ed, th eby causing res triction If pressure is too low or too higb or
varies at differcn speeds, pump hould be removed for repair or replace ment4Remove ga uge and reconnect fuel line to filter
RPM3If pressure is too lowinspe cl fuel lines fOT kink leaks and re tri ctiOIlS and correc any def foundIf necessary , BATTERY
and BATTERY CABLES 1Inspect battery and cables and rform Cessary ser"ice 2on these compo nent sInspect for signs of corrosion
on battery, cables and surrounding area100 or broken carriers, cracked or bulged cases, di rt and acidelect ro lyte leaka
ge and low electrol le lev IFill ceUs to proper vel with waterTop of battery should be clean and battery fastened securely