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Joe Suits

2 stroke or 4 stroke?

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Joe Suits

I'm thinking of purchasing a new rig. I would like to have opinions and comments on 2 stroke vs 4 stroke outboard motors. All that comes to mind is, when I had a 4 stroke lawn mower it seemed it needed something, valves, etc. Had a 2 stroke mower and for years just changed the plug, added fuel and lasted for ever.

Thanks

Joe

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perchpro

i would go with the 4 stroke. they need less gas and are wisper quiet. they are also more firendley to the environment.

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dfv87

4 all the way, I currently have a 2 stroke and love the dependability etc, but the 4 is soooo much quieter and uses less gas and oil runs cleaner with less exhaust. get the 4 even though they cost more.

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PASSIONFORTHEEYES

4 STROKE IS THE ONLY WAY TO GO.

I PURCHASED A 750.00 BOW MOUNT AND SELDOM USE IT, I PREFER MY 50 4 STROKE YAMAHA
FOR TROLLING IN THE DEEP STUFF. YOU CAN
HARDLY HERE IT SITTING IN THE FRONT OF THE
BOAT, SMOKE FREE

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I like the 2 to troll down better with, it also starts better in cold air. My Yamaha 2 get's mistaken all the time for a 4 because it's so quiet. Alot less weight as well and higher top end speed.

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