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Evinrude outboard hard to start

Evirude 90hp V4 1989 is hard to start.Seems to be flooding fires up but then dies about 5 or 6 times before it actually gets going.Once going no problems until u stop again.This happens wether it is hot or cold

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If it is flooding then you need to remove the carbs and check your float level and see if your needle and seat are worn out. If you hold your carb upside down with the bowl off then your float should be level straight accross. If it is not straight accross then you can bend the tang by the needle until it is level.

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