Nissan 8hp

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  1. Cstrock

    Cstrock

    Joined Jan 17, 2019
    13 posts, 1 likes
    San Juan 21
    Us Sc
    Just wondering if anyone knew how to hook up the start and stop buttons on this motor. It currently is set up for remote controls. Like at a console. I want to take it back to the stet and stop on the motor itself. Where could I find these parts also. West marine ?
     


  2. dlochner

    dlochner

    Joined Jan 11, 2014
    3,745 posts, 1,729 likes
    Sabre 362
    113 US Fair Haven, NY
    The Nissan is made by Tohatsu and parts are mostly interchangeable.

    WM is one expensive option. Do an internet search for Nissan outboard parts. You'll get a bunch of options.
     


  3. vetch

    vetch

    Joined Dec 3, 2011
    102 posts, 19 likes
    Catalina C27
    US Bellingham
    It may sound odd but look for nonmarine Nissan websites. I needed some parts for an old Suzuki outboard and I found the parts at bikebandit.com for like 75% cheaper then at a boat specific web vendor.
     




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