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Mate
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎08-06-2017
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kicker steering

recently repowered to 225hpG2s  can't find a method to steer my kicker. previously used seastar cable system,can't connect to G2s

Admiral
Posts: 6,160
Registered: ‎07-14-2011

Re: kicker steering

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Tie Bars, Steering-Kicker/Auxiliary Outboard Steering Kit


• Install this kit on Evinrude® E-TEC® G2 200-300 HP 74° V6
(3.4 L) Dynamic Power Stering (DPS) models only. DO NOT
install on any other models.
• Allows steering of the auxiliary outboard by the main engine.
• Designed to fit Evinrude® 15H.O. or other portable outboards
with through-tilt tube steering.


 

5009573 Kicker engine steering tie bar kit, Main engine attached to transom no Jack plate 
5009862 Kicker engine steering tie bar kit, Main engine attached to a vertical lifting jack plate

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"There is never just one thing wrong with a boat";
                                                 -- Travis McGee, main character in a book series by John D. McDonald


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The factory recommends that a properly trained technician service your Johnson or Evinrude outboard motor. If you elect to do it yourself, be sure to use caution, common sense, and to observe all safety procedures in the vicinity of gasoline, moving engine parts, high temperature components, heavy items, and electrical or ignition systems.

The information offered here is only general in nature and should not be construed as complete factory approved procedures, techniques, or specifications. Always use the proper service manual for your motor, up-to-date service literature, the correct tools, and have an understanding of how to proceed with troubleshooting and repair methods. If you are unsure or uncomfortable with a procedure, a situation or a technique, enlist the services of a factory trained technician.
Mate
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎08-06-2017

Re: kicker steering

thanks for solution to steering kicker.  wondering about long term effects of just trolling with 225hp G2s

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Admiral
Posts: 6,160
Registered: ‎07-14-2011

Re: kicker steering

Make sure your dealer has the latest software installed in the display gauge and the engine and control and that the motor is propped near the midrange  rpm or so.

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"There is never just one thing wrong with a boat";
                                                 -- Travis McGee, main character in a book series by John D. McDonald


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The factory recommends that a properly trained technician service your Johnson or Evinrude outboard motor. If you elect to do it yourself, be sure to use caution, common sense, and to observe all safety procedures in the vicinity of gasoline, moving engine parts, high temperature components, heavy items, and electrical or ignition systems.

The information offered here is only general in nature and should not be construed as complete factory approved procedures, techniques, or specifications. Always use the proper service manual for your motor, up-to-date service literature, the correct tools, and have an understanding of how to proceed with troubleshooting and repair methods. If you are unsure or uncomfortable with a procedure, a situation or a technique, enlist the services of a factory trained technician.