Are old Johnson outboards any good?

“The Johnsons were by far the most reliable of all of the engines that we owned. They always started well, never, and I do mean never needed anything beyond routine maintenance…the 1976 70 hp Johnson I owned till last year, and it never gave problems.”

How much does a 60 hp Johnson weight?

60 hp – 250 lbs.

How many cc is a 60 hp outboard?

Specifications – 60 EFI

HP / kW 60 / 44.1
Displacement (CID/CC) 60.8 / 995
Full throttle RPM 5500-6000
Fuel induction system 2 valves per cylinder, single overhead cam (SOHC)
Alternator amp / Watt 18 amp / 226 watt

How much does a 60 hp Evinrude weight?


Model a. E60DPL b. E60DSL c. E60DTL
Weight kg (lbs) a. / b. 109 (240) c. 113 (250)
Engine Type Inline 2-cylinder E-TEC Direct Injection
Bore x Stroke mm (in) 91 x 66 (3.601 x 2.588)
Displacement cc (cu in) 864 (52.7)

How much does a 50 hp Johnson weigh?

Weight – 190 lbs. 143 PSI compression both cylinders. Engine body is Johnson model.

How fast is a 60 hp boat motor?

16′ aluminum boats are popular and a 60-hp engine will typically propel them from 25 mph to 30 mph top speed, depending on load.

How much is a 60 hp boat motor?

$8,999.00. In Stock – Brand New 60 Hp Mercury 4-Stroke Command Thrust outboard motor. Includes Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) plus Power Tilt & Trim.

What is the lightest 60 hp outboard?

Tohatsu 60 hp
Info. Weighing in at just 239 pounds, the Tohatsu 60 hp four stroke is one of the lightest weight motors in its class.

How fast will a 60 hp Evinrude outboard go?

41.6 MPH is perfectly reasonable from a near new 60 HP motor. It is also perfectly reasonable to anticipate that a 60 HP outboard that is 19 years old will not be as powerful as one a year or two old.

What kind of motor does a 1986 Johnson outboard have?

So your old 1986 Johnson isn’t going to win any offshore powerboat races, that’s for sure. It was never the largest outboard motor back when it was new and compared to the 300+ hp behemoths of today it’s positively quaint, but it is still more than up to the job of getting you to your favorite fishing spot.

Where can I find Johnson outboard motor parts?

You’ll find thousands of genuine OEM parts for Johnson outboard motors on our website. You’re here at the page for outboards produced in 1986, so click on your motor’s model number to be taken to the parts page for that exact engine. You’ll find our OEM parts and heavily discounted and come with our unbeatable price match guarantee.

What is the repair manual for a Johnson Evinrude?

1971-1989 Johnson Evinrude Outboard 1.25-60 hp, 1-2 Cyl, 2 Stroke Motors Service Repair Manual (PDF Preview, Perfect for the DIY person!) Download Now 1971-1989 Johnson Evinrude Outboard 1.25-60 hp 2 Stroke (1-2 Cyl) Engines Service Repair Manual (Complete FSM Contains Everything You Will Need To Repair Maintain Your Outboard Motor!)

Where did the Evinrude outboard motor come from?

A premier name in outboard motors, Evinrude was formed inside Milwaukee by a Norwegian immigrant in 1907. Powering small fishing boats as well as other outboard-engined watercrafts, the popularity and reliability of Evinrude has literally propelled the United States boating industry.