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by fireryan
Mon Aug 08, 2016 9:52 am
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 2003 170 Montauk Re-power with Four-stroke-cycle Engine
Replies: 22
Views: 8357

Re: 2003 170 Montauk Re-power with Four-stroke-cycle Engine

For the same model 2003 170 Montauk, I am awaiting the delivery of an Evinrude E-TEC 90 H.O. engine. I used some of the information found on this forum (and other forums) (which has already been stated) to make my selection. My proximity to dealer and the current promotion made the decision easier. ...
by fireryan
Mon Jul 25, 2016 4:36 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 170 Montauk E-TEC 90
Replies: 9
Views: 4420

Re: 170 Montauk E-TEC 90

Getting the HO. Now need to wait a few weeks for it to be shipped. I'll miss opening FL lobster season but it'll be worth it. I also asked for the digital controller. I have a Garmin 741xs that will be connecting it to the motor. Any suggestions for the oil tank reservoir mounting other than under t...
by fireryan
Mon Jul 25, 2016 10:11 am
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 170 Montauk E-TEC 90
Replies: 9
Views: 4420

Re: 170 Montauk E-TEC 90

Called this a.m. and waiting to hear back from the dealer if I am able to upgrade to the H.O. They said they can sell me the 115 however cannot put the motor on the boat due to ut exceeding the rating. I can however get the H.O. if they have not started on the 90 yet. I'm waiting for the rigger to g...
by fireryan
Sun Jul 24, 2016 8:15 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 170 Montauk E-TEC 90
Replies: 9
Views: 4420

Re: 170 Montauk E-TEC 90

Thanks for the response. I had to decide and grabbed the regular 90. My dealer has the H.O. however with the previous boats he recommended that I would be plenty impressed with the 90. My boat is at the dealer already. He is took off the old motor and will be putting on the new motor this week. I gu...
by fireryan
Wed Jul 13, 2016 5:53 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 170 Montauk E-TEC 90
Replies: 9
Views: 4420

170 Montauk E-TEC 90

Looking at the vast information offered on this and other forums, I am a bit confused on whether or not I am choosing the right motor for my 2003 170 Montauk. The 90-HP Saltwater series [two-stroke-power-cycle outboard] engine has failed me twice despite repairs There was a great promotion on E-TEC ...