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Understanding the E-TEC Fuel Injector by Bill Grannis

  • Bill Grannis

Containing few moving parts the simple but unique E-TEC fuel injector propelled Evinrude to being the award-winning low-emission outboard leader in the marine industry. In fact the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) bestowed its prestigious Clean Air Award to Evinrude, a first for any outboard motor manufacturer.   Unlike an automotive fuel injector which is basically an electrically operated open-shut valve,… More

Requirements for a Successful Re-power Project with Bill Grannis

  • Bill Grannis

  When the time comes to upgrade your outboard for a later model, it’s not a matter of just bolting on the new engine and heading out to the water. There are a number of items that should be inspected, repaired, or replaced in addition to installing a new engine. Some of these components, if not up to spec, may… More