- Make a Checklist.
- Check Fluid Levels.
- Fill the Fuel Tank.
- Bring the Engine Up to Temperature.
- Change the Engine and Stern Drive Lubricant.
- Lubricate All Greasable Points.
- Replace the Fuel Filter Elements.
- Inspect Hoses and Belts.
How do I identify my MerCruiser sterndrive?
Typically, on a Mercruiser sterndrive or inboard engine, the tag is on the block near the starter. But, sometimes, it’s down by the starter on the engine block, near the flywheel, or on the flame arrestor.
What is Bravo 3 outdrive?
Bravo 3: MerCruiser’s Bravo 3 outdrive feature counter-rotating dual propellers that improve propulsion efficiency, speed, acceleration and handling on a boat. The two props are mounted in front of one another and turn in opposite directions eliminating wasted energy from the propeller wash.
How do I remove a Bravo 1 drive?
Standing at the back of the drive looking forward it is on the right front 4″ from the drive top.It is a cable that fits into jaws that need to be opened allowing the cable to release. The drive should now come out.