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Old 08-11-2020, 09:53 AM
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New 90 hp Suzuki outboard nearing 20 hours time for lower unit gear oil change & upper unit motor oil change . I saw on YouTube a certified yamaha mechanic saying he used a oil extraction pump to change motor oil through the dip stick location is this ok to do also on the Suzuki motor ? Anyone use this method ? Thanks Robert
Old 08-11-2020, 09:56 AM
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Yepper, most folks use that method.
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Old 08-11-2020, 09:57 AM
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If changing the Oil is anything like My DF250AP..It could not be easier. Tilt and turn Engine.Pull Plug and drain with hardly any spillage at all.>>Not sure about the smaller Engines though.
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as long as you are on a trailer, it would be much quicker to drain through the drain plug. I could have it completely drained in less time than it would take to set up an extractor.
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I'd drain it. Probably quicker than pumping and would imagine it gets more out.

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If the boat lives in the water or on a lift, going through the dipstick is more convenient. If it lives on the hard or on a trailer, using the drain hole is very easy.
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