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I have a 2001 mercury efi 200 boat motor it will run in up position only as soon as I bring the motor down it shut off. crank it over it won't start.Put back to up position fires right up. Please help

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Sounds like a wire issue as when u lower it u pull the connector out just so it does not make contact with the ign or ur pinching a fuel line. The other issue might be a faulty oil sensor . Check ur oil level. If its a 2 stroke disregard that

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If this is a gas engine, check the ignition coil or plug wires. A simple test...

Start the truck at night, then look under the hood while it's running. Don't use a flashlight or your headlights; it should be dark !

If you see sparks anywhere around the engine, you've found the problem. Now you can turn on a light to see where they're coming from - probably from a cracked ignition coil.

Good luck !

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If it's carbureted, you have an idle speed screw that can be adjusted. Here's a picture.

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Take the vehicle to an autoparts store and have them use a scan tool to retrieve the fault code(s) stored in the computer. Most stores offer this service at no charge. The codes will help identify the problem. Sounds like a faulty Idle Air Control (IAC) valve to me, but the codes will narrow the reason down. Hope this helped and best wishes.

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i had the same problem on another ford product, i had to replace window motor again, that time i lubricated the tracks and all of the parts that move when window raises, have had no problems since

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