Question - Where is the model number on a Yamaha outboard motor?

Answered by: Tammy Peterson  |  Category: General  |  Last Updated: 22-06-2022  |  Views: 503  |  Total Questions: 11

Yamaha outboards manufactured between 1984-2004: you must first locate the Model Number located on a label on the outboard's transom bracket. The top number is the model number. Your Johnson outboard model number can usually be found on the nameplate located on the motor or the mounting bracket. The nameplate should contain a model number and a serial number. The model number will identify the year and certain details of that motor. Identify the Yamaha engine number. Stamped on the right side of the crankcase while sitting on the motorcycle, the crankcase engine number is alpha-numeric with a prefix followed by the general part number. The three-position prefix identifies the Virago model, with the following digits being the general part number. The serial number is your key to obtaining accurate parts information and availability for your Mercury Outboard. You can find the engine serial number on the starboard side of the engine on what's called the “transom bracket”. The number will start with a 0 or 1, then a letter (eg. A, C, D, T) then 6 numbers. Fortunately, Yamaha has made it easy to identify this information. Yamaha outboards manufactured between 1984-2004: you must first locate the Model Number located on a label on the outboard's transom bracket. The top number is the model number. What you are looking for is the last letter in that model number.

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Answer: Every Mercury outboard has a serial number label located on the transom bracket area of the engine. The latest serial number labels display a 2-digit number in a box at the lower right portion of the label. These digits coincide with the last two digits of the year in which the outboard was manufactured.

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Inspect the engine for an installed hour meter. The meter can usually be found above the engine or somewhere around the steering area of the boat. The numbers on the meter show how many hours the engine has been in use. If there is no hour meter, one should be installed by a marine mechanic.

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Check if your Outboard Motor is Stolen. You should: Check the serial number. Run the serial number through a stolen database as well as checking if it is valid. Make sure the sticker hasn't been tampered with. Make sure the serial number follows the usual format. Make sure the engine is what it says it should be.

https://www.themanualstore.com/Honda-Outboard-Motor-Model-Year-Lookup-Guide-s/281.htm

Honda Outboard Model Year Look-up Guide Year Serial ID 2002 D2 A2 2001 D1 A1 2000 DY AY 1999 DX AX

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Find Mercury Outboard Serial Number. You can locate the engine serial number on the starboard side of the engine on the transom bracket. The number will start with a 0 or 1, then a letter (eg. A, C, D, T) then 6 numbers.

https://www.marineengine.com/mfr/mercury_models.html

You can find your Mercury outboard serial number and model number on an ID tag on the mounting bracket, or in some cases on an engine block freeze plug.

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The engine serial number is on a metal plate attached to the block, typically found on the left-hand side of the engine. The position of the engine plate varies across different engine series. You can find the position of your plate using the table below.

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For Mercury outboards, the serial number label is located on the transom bracket. You can locate the MerCruiser serial number label on either the side of the engine or on top of the flame arrester cover.

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The frame serial number is found on or near the stern bracket, stamped into a metal plate. The number uses the form "BXXX-XXXXXXX" and may also be referred to as the product identification number. If you can't find the model name or frame serial number, contact a Honda Marine dealer for help.

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All Honda engine models start with the letter “G, ” as seen here with the GX160 and GX690. To find the Engine Serial Number: You will find the serial number stamped on the side of the engine (side view above). All Honda engine serial numbers have a 4 or 5 letter prefix followed by a 7 digit number.

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Follow the "Contact Us" link on the Tohatsu website. Make sure you include the outboard's model number and serial number when submitting your request. Look in the left column labeled “Motor Description. ” The motor description includes the model year of your Tohatsu outboard.