Is there an hour meter on Mercury outboard?
Then, how many hours does a Mercury outboard have?
about 1,500 hours
Additionally, do boats have hour meters? There is no legal requirement for engine hour meters on boats. They are not odometers on automobiles or Hobbs meters on planes, both of which are regulated. As a boat owner, and eventually a boat seller, maintain the hour meters so the operating hours can be accurately recorded and provided to potential buyers.
Herein, do outboards have hour meters?
The meter can usually be found above the engine or somewhere around the steering area of the boat. The numbers on the meter show how many hours the engine has been in use. If there is no hour meter, one should be installed by a marine mechanic.
What is low hours on an outboard?
I would say that no more than 600 or 700 on an outboard or a gas inboard is low. On a diesel no more than 2500 hours is low.