How many hours can you get out of a Mercury OptiMax?

How many hours can you get out of a Mercury OptiMax?

Some go out at 70k, some at 330k, but in general, you should expect 240k out of them. Most with I/O or inboards figure at least 2500 hours before a rebuild. I’ve seen a lot of them with 3500 – 4000 hours.

How much horsepower does a Mercury 225 have?

Horsepower 225 Horsepower expand/collapse
Displacement (L) 3.4L
Cylinder Configuration V-6 [64 degree] with Dual Overhead Cam [DOHC] and 24-valves
Full throttle RPM 5200-6000
Alternator amp / Watt 85-amp (1071 Watt) with Idle Charge

How much does a 225 OptiMax weight?

Mercury Optimax 225 HP

HP / kW 225 / 166
Gearcase ratio 1.75:1
Dry weight *Lightest model available 225kg
Emissions Star Rating 3
Ignition SmartCraft ECM 70 Digital Inductive

When did Mercury stop making OptiMax?

In May 2018, Mercury Marine discontinued manufacturing all of its 2-stroke engines, commonly called the OptiMax series.

Are Mercury OptiMax good motors?

The Mercury Marine OptiMax 150 is the middle of three direct fuel-injection two-stroke outboards from 135 to 175hp, all of which use the same 60° V6 powerhead. The 2.5lt loop-charged powerhead has been around a long, long time and in my opinion is one of the best Mercury engines.

How much does a 225 hp Mercury outboard weight?


HP/kW 225 / 168
Engine Protection Operator Warning System SmartCraft Engine Guardian
Compatible with Smartcraft Digital Technology Yes
Shaft Length L – 20 in (508 mm) XL – 25 in (635 mm) XXL – 30 in (762 mm)
Dry Weight * Lightest model available 635lbs / 288kg

How much does a Mercury Verado 250 weight?

600 lbs

Horsepower 250 Horsepower expand/collapse
Shaft length 20″ / 508 mm 25″ / 635 mm 30″ / 762 mm
Gearcase ratio 1.85:1
Dry weight *Lightest model available 600 lbs / 272 kgs
Trim system Power trim and tilt

How much is a Mercury 200 outboard?

Mercury Marine 200L Fourstroke • $16,265.

Is Mercury OptiMax 2-stroke or 4 stroke?

Mercury sells 4-strokes from 4 hp to 275 hp (including its Verado line) and OptiMax direct injection 2-strokes from 75 hp to 225 hp.