Originally Posted by Hagar TH
I never saw any compression release, but like I said just pull the manual choke on, advance the throtte a little and it was up and running in the blink of an eye using the rope.
Mine eventually developed multiple water jacket leaks which is why I gave up on it. It sure sold me on JB Weld though. Dealer said that batch of Mercs used aluminium with too much copper in the mix which would corrode.