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How to Salvage (Pickle) an Outboard

The review team over at has willingly sent a perfectly good outboard engine swimming, just to show you how to get it running again. Enjoy!

If you have ever dropped an outboard engine overboard, had one jump off the transom, or had your boat sink in the slip, then you were in a pickle. In fact, you needed to pickle it to salvage that poor powerplant.

Havent faced this problem just yet? Good. Were certainly not suggesting you try this intentionally, as we did. But you should know exactly how this process works ahead of time because if your outboard does take a saltwater submersion, time becomes imperative.

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