POWER STEERING FUSE

         
Number 080041T   MIC: HQZ
Company: MERCURY MARINE   Company Official: eaj
Model Name: VERADO L4 AND L6   Model Year: VARIOUS
Problem 1: POWER STEERING FUSE      
Problem 2:      
HIN   Case Open Date: 10/21/2008
Disposition: OPEN   Case Close Date:
Units 36476   Campaign Open Date 10/21/2008
Boat Type 31   Campaign Close Date
Severity: L   Last Date: 6/8/2018
Comments:  
SOME MULTI-ENGINE BOAT PACKAGES POWERED BY VERADO FOUR OR SIX CYLINDER OUTBOARDS MAY EXPERIENCE A SHORT IN THE POWER STEERING /AUTOMATIC POWER SWITCH. IF A SHORT OCCURS THERE IS A RISK OF FIRE. ALL MULTI-ENGINE BOATS EQUIPPED WITH MERCURY POWER STEERING AND POWERED BY 135, 150, 175 HP VERADO L4; OR 200, 225, 250, 275, 300 HP VERADO L6 ENGINES WITH SERIAL NUMBERS LOWER THAN 1B538684 SHOULD BE INSPECTED6/25/15 CUR 27 - 13842 of 36468 eaj9/17/15 CUR 28 - 13933 of 36468 eaj12/17/15 CUR 29 - 14000 of 36483/24/16 CUR 30 - 14036 of 364686/21/16 CUR 31 - 14101 of 36468 9/27/16 CUR 32 - 14150 of 3646812/21/16 CUR 33 - 14189 of 36468 3/28/17 CUR 34 - 14214 of 36468 , mfgr requested the campaign be terminated. However, since there are still a steady stream of units each quarter we will continue to monitor this recall. ej6/26/17 CUR 35 - 14247 of 36468 ej9/20/17 CUR 36 - 14279 of 36468 ej12/20/17 CUR 373/26/18 CUR 38 - 14322060818 CUR 39 - 14337