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1957-1958 Mercury Mark 55E Electric Start Vintage Outboards
With the fluted stainless wrap-around cowls and round top cowls, these 40+ HP outboards define Mid-Century style.


 
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Our Price: $1,185.00

Product Code: 1957-MARK-55E
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With the fluted stainless wrap-around cowl, these outboards define Mid-Century style. The Mark 55's were rated at 40 horsepower but routinely developed much more. They can run circles around a "JohhnyRude" with the same rating. This Mark 55E (for electric) is 12-volt electric start and incorporates a built-in alternator to charge the boat's battery. This motor is for boats with a 15" transom

This motor is complete with good compression. All castings are good with no cracks or breaks. A bronze prop in good condition is included and can be exchanged to suit your boat. At a minimum, the new owner should expect to replace the spark plugs and water pump impeller, rebuild the carburetors and fuel pump and change the gearcase oil For a Concours show motor however, the cosmetics would have to be addressed

We also can supply a new electrical harness, new throttle/shift cables and a good used remote control box at extra cost

Feel free to contact Marc at 951-461-9005 or 562-505-5097 (cell) if you have any questions
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  • Kiekhaeffer Mercury (used)