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motor problem

Discussion in 'Boats and Motors' started by baby bass, Jul 3, 2005.

  1. my son and i went fishing sat when we were coming in he got to the no wake zone he went to idle and the motor stopped.we went in with the trolling motor .we check it out when we got in and had no spark at the plugs .it is a 1987 johnson 9.9 ,checked fuse it was ok.could use help if anyone can help. thanks :( :( :(
  2. ncraft150

    ncraft150 Buckeye-Basser

    First thing to check is that the kill switch hasn't been activated. It will cause no spark. Other than that it could be coils, powerpack, stator, trigger.

  3. thanks will check kill switch,hope that is all that is wrong.i don't know a thing about outboards.thanks again. baby bass
  4. freyedknot

    freyedknot useless poster

    check at go to outboard repair and the F.A.Q. to troubleshoot the problem. iboats .com has a lot of good info for boat/motor repair