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Motor kills when put into gear

I reciently rebuilt a 1985 yamaha 70hp outboard
idles and starts great,when using muffs in yard
motor starts and idles great in water under load,as soon as you put it into gear it kills,also with motor running you pull the spark plug wire off of the #1 or top plug it kills, but does not kill when you do the same to the other 2 pulgs motor contue to run
(all carbs have been rebuilt)

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U have no spark in #2 cyl check for spark with plug if its week regap it

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