How much does it cost to rebuild a lower unit?

How much does it cost to rebuild a lower unit?

A typical set of parts for the gearcase can cost $500-600 and may go higher if the gearcase is severely damaged. If you have your local mechanic repair the lower unit, his labor will run about $300-400 for this type of repair.

Are outboard lower units interchangeable?

If you are looking to replace your lower unit on your vintage Johnson/Evinrude outboard then eBay is a great place to find a good deal. It is true that Johnson / Evinrude lower units can be interchanged however, you can’t rely on visual comparison alone.

What is special about Yamaha Vmax?

The I-4 V MAX SHO 115 is Yamaha’s fastest 115-hp four stroke, ever, with a top speed of nearly 51 mph. * On top of its impressive speed, it features tech unheard of in its class, including a long-track intake system, free-flow exhaust and knock sensor. Still it’s 10 pounds lighter than a competitor’s two stroke.

How many hours does a Yamaha 150 outboard last?

The reliability of Yamaha’s motors will vary depending on which motor you choose. Because they offer both inboard and outboard, they could have a lifespan that ranges from 1,500 to over 3,000 hours.

Do you have to break in a new lower unit?

Technically, a new gearcase should be broken in as if it were a new engine (for the first hour). Vary RPM’s, no need to “tuck trim” in this case. After 1 hour, normal operation. Change gear lube at 10-20 hours (Mercury or Quicksilver High Performance).

Is Johnson and Evinrude the same?

In 1936 the Evinrude company merged with the Johnson Motor Company to form the Outboard Marine Corporation. On May 27, 2020, BRP announced that they would be retiring the Evinrude brand and would exit the outboard boat motor market.

Are Mercruiser lower units interchangeable?

All Alpha I’s Lower Unit (not the Pre Alpha with the lift ring/or the pre-load nipple on top of the shaft) are interchangeable. The difference in the gear ratio will be in the Upper Unit.

Is Yamaha VMAX fast?

Yamaha VMAX

Manufacturer Yamaha Motor Company
Top speed 240 km/h (150 mph)
Power 108 kW (145 hp) (rear wheel)
Torque 112.7 N⋅m (83.1 lbf⋅ft) (rear wheel)
Transmission 5-speed

Is a Vmax comfortable?

As with most bikes, I guess aside from touring, the first upgrade would be the seat. I have a gen 1 Vmax and it is not a comfortable bike to ride long distances. Even with extra padding (on your body) the Stock Vmax seat will Not be comfortable after 50-60 miles or so.

What is considered high hours on a 4 stroke outboard?

but the price should reflect it’s use, because the next guy won’t pay top dollar for it either. Big 4 strokes are good for 5,000 to 6,000 hours.

What is the model number of a Yamaha lower unit?

It’s model number 90-416. This lower unit comes with 3-Year Fault Free Warranty. This lower unit is for Yamaha 150 horsepower engine. It is new Aftermarket Unit, not Re-manufactured. For installation also Includes break-in instructions. Lower unit shifts in forward, neutral and reverse.

Where can I get Yamaha 150 hp motor?

Here at, we carry all the parts for your Yamaha 150 HP outboard motor! Don’t waste all that time and money dragging your boat to the shop, get the parts you need shipped to your door, save money and handle the repairs when you’re ready.

How much does it cost to rebuild a Yamaha 150?

We have listed Yamaha 150 four stroke for sale on our website. We suggest that instead of buying Yamaha Lower Unit Rebuild Kit that is around $800, you should go for Complete Lower Unit instead. By paying extra $100 you can get lower unit. However, please browse Yamaha Outboard Parts page if you are looking to buy rebuild kits.

Can you replace a lower unit on a Yamaha outboard?

SEI produces aftermarket replacement lower unit. They have Yamaha gearcase for V6 outboards that includes two stroke and four stroke. There are two options available either to repair your outboard motor after an accident or to replace worn-out parts of the outboard motor. The options are OEM parts and aftermarket parts.