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Job Description:

  • 1) Analyzes defects, and adjusts or repairs electrical and mechanical systems of outboard motors: Disassembles and inspects motor for defective parts, using mechanic's handtools and gauges.

  • 2) Replaces parts, such as gears, magneto points, piston rings, and spark plugs, and reassembles engine.

  • 3) Adjusts carburetor mixture and electrical point settings while motor is running in water-filled test tank.

  • 4) May change propeller to increase motor efficiency, based on size and shape of boat hull.

  • 5) May install or repair steering and throttle controls.




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DOT:   623.281-042

Job Number: 7024