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Honda Marine BF20D Owner's Manual

Honda Marine BF20D Owner's Manual (158 pages)

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Brand: Honda | Category: Outboard Motor | Size: 5.32 MB
Honda Marine BF20D Owner's Manual

Honda Marine BF20D Owner's Manual (149 pages)

Brand: Honda | Category: Outboard Motor | Size: 5.5 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents5................................................................................................................................................................
Outboard Motor Safety9................................................................................................................................................................
Important Safety Information9................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Label Locations11................................................................................................................................................................
Controls And Features12................................................................................................................................................................
Control And Feature Identification Codes12................................................................................................................................................................
Component And Control Locations16................................................................................................................................................................
Controls21................................................................................................................................................................
H Type (tiller Handle Engine Stop Switch And Switch Clip21................................................................................................................................................................
Throttle Grip22................................................................................................................................................................
Throttle Friction Adjuster22................................................................................................................................................................
Gearshift Lever22................................................................................................................................................................
Recoil Starter Grip23................................................................................................................................................................
Steering Friction Lever23................................................................................................................................................................
Power Tilt Switch (t Type)24................................................................................................................................................................
Tilt Lever (g Type)24................................................................................................................................................................
Emergency Stop Switch And Switch Clip25................................................................................................................................................................
Fast Idle Lever26................................................................................................................................................................
Gearshift/throttle Control Lever27................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Relief Valve (t Type)28................................................................................................................................................................
Tilt Lock Lever (g And T Type)29................................................................................................................................................................
Common Controls Engine Cover Latch29................................................................................................................................................................
Transom Angle Adjusting Rod29................................................................................................................................................................
Tilt Lever (manual Tilt Type)30................................................................................................................................................................
Instruments31................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Gauge31................................................................................................................................................................
Tachometer [optional Equipment (r Type)]31................................................................................................................................................................
Indicators32................................................................................................................................................................
Overheat Indicator32................................................................................................................................................................
Cooling System Indicator33................................................................................................................................................................
Other Features34................................................................................................................................................................
Overrev Limiter34................................................................................................................................................................
Anodes34................................................................................................................................................................
Portable Fuel Tank34................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Filler Cap Vent Knob35................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Priming Bulb35................................................................................................................................................................
Installation36................................................................................................................................................................
Power Requirements36................................................................................................................................................................
Boat Transom Requirements36................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Position36................................................................................................................................................................
Attachment37................................................................................................................................................................
Transom Angle Adjustment38................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Connections38................................................................................................................................................................
Before Operation41................................................................................................................................................................
Are You Ready To Get Under Way41................................................................................................................................................................
Is Your Outboard Motor Ready To Go41................................................................................................................................................................
Operation43................................................................................................................................................................
Safe Operating Precautions43................................................................................................................................................................
Break-in Procedure43................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Hose Connections46................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Priming47................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Engine47................................................................................................................................................................
H Type (tiller Handle)47................................................................................................................................................................
R Type (remote Control)50................................................................................................................................................................
Emergency Starting52................................................................................................................................................................
Stopping The Engine55................................................................................................................................................................
Emergency Engine Stopping55................................................................................................................................................................
Normal Engine Stopping55................................................................................................................................................................
Gearshift And Throttle Operation57................................................................................................................................................................
Steering59................................................................................................................................................................
Cruising60................................................................................................................................................................
Shallow Water Operation62................................................................................................................................................................
Mooring, Beaching, Launching65................................................................................................................................................................
Servicing Your Outboard Motor67................................................................................................................................................................
The Importance Of Maintenance67................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Safety68................................................................................................................................................................
Tool Kit And Emergency Starter Rope69................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Schedule70................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Cover Removal And Installation72................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Level Check73................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Change74................................................................................................................................................................
Oil Filter Change75................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Recommendations76................................................................................................................................................................
Gear Oil Level Check76................................................................................................................................................................
Gear Oil Change77................................................................................................................................................................
Lubrication Points79................................................................................................................................................................
Spark Plug Service80................................................................................................................................................................
Refueling81................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Recommendations82................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Filter Inspection And Replacement83................................................................................................................................................................
Portable Fuel Tank And Filter Cleaning85................................................................................................................................................................
Recoil Starter Rope Inspection86................................................................................................................................................................
Anode Replacement86................................................................................................................................................................
Choke Knob Friction87................................................................................................................................................................
Propeller Replacement88................................................................................................................................................................
Storage89................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Preparation89................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Flushing89................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel90................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil93................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Precautions93................................................................................................................................................................
Removal From Storage94................................................................................................................................................................
Transporting95................................................................................................................................................................
With Outboard Motor Installed On Boat95................................................................................................................................................................
With Outboard Motor Removed From Boat95................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Unexpected Problems96................................................................................................................................................................
Electric Starter Will Not Operate96................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Will Not Start97................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Starting Or Stalls After Starting99................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Overheats100................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Will Not Charge And Electric Starter Will Not Operate101................................................................................................................................................................
Fuse Replacement101................................................................................................................................................................
Oil Pressure Indicator Light Goes Off And Engine Speed Is Limited102................................................................................................................................................................
Overheat And Engine Speed Is Limited103................................................................................................................................................................
Submerged Motor105................................................................................................................................................................
Information107................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Information107................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Number Locations107................................................................................................................................................................
Carburetor Modification For High Altitude Operation108................................................................................................................................................................
Oxygenated Fuels109................................................................................................................................................................
Emission Control System Information110................................................................................................................................................................
Star Label112................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications114................................................................................................................................................................
Consumer Information122................................................................................................................................................................
Honda Publications122................................................................................................................................................................
Customer Service Information122................................................................................................................................................................
Emission Control System Warranty129................................................................................................................................................................
Index133................................................................................................................................................................
Oil Pressure Indicator (r Type) (h Type)134................................................................................................................................................................
Honda Marine BF20D Owner's Manual

Honda Marine BF20D Owner's Manual (137 pages)

Honda Outboard Motor Owner's Manual  
Brand: Honda | Category: Boat | Size: 5.42 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents5................................................................................................................................................................
Outboard Motor Safety9................................................................................................................................................................
Important Safety Information9................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Label Locations11................................................................................................................................................................
Controls And Features12................................................................................................................................................................
Control And Feature Identification Codes12................................................................................................................................................................
Component And Control Locations16................................................................................................................................................................
Controls21................................................................................................................................................................
H Type (tiller Handle Engine Stop Switch And Switch Clip21................................................................................................................................................................
Choke Knob (h Type Manual Choke)21................................................................................................................................................................
Throttle Grip22................................................................................................................................................................
Throttle Friction Adjuster22................................................................................................................................................................
Gearshift Lever22................................................................................................................................................................
Recoil Starter Grip23................................................................................................................................................................
Steering Friction Lever23................................................................................................................................................................
Power Tilt Switch (t Type)24................................................................................................................................................................
Tilt Lever (g Type)24................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Clip And Emergency Stop Switch25................................................................................................................................................................
Fast Idle Lever26................................................................................................................................................................
Gearshift/throttle Control Lever27................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Relief Valve (t Type)28................................................................................................................................................................
Tilt Lock Lever (g And T Types)29................................................................................................................................................................
Common Controls Engine Cover Latch29................................................................................................................................................................
Transom Angle Adjusting Rod29................................................................................................................................................................
Tilt Lever (manual Tilt Type)30................................................................................................................................................................
Instruments31................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Gauge31................................................................................................................................................................
Tachometer (optional Equipment)31................................................................................................................................................................
Indicators32................................................................................................................................................................
Overheat Indicator (r Type)32................................................................................................................................................................
Cooling System Indicator33................................................................................................................................................................
Other Features33................................................................................................................................................................
Overrev Limiter33................................................................................................................................................................
Anodes33................................................................................................................................................................
Portable Fuel Tank34................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Cap Vent Knob34................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Priming Bulb34................................................................................................................................................................
Installation35................................................................................................................................................................
Power Requirements35................................................................................................................................................................
Boat Transom Requirements35................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Position35................................................................................................................................................................
Attachment36................................................................................................................................................................
Transom Angle Adjustment37................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Connections37................................................................................................................................................................
Before Operation40................................................................................................................................................................
Are You Ready To Get Under Way40................................................................................................................................................................
Is Your Outboard Motor Ready To Go40................................................................................................................................................................
Operation42................................................................................................................................................................
Safe Operating Precautions42................................................................................................................................................................
Break-in Procedure42................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Hose Connections45................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Priming46................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Engine46................................................................................................................................................................
H Type (tiller Handle)46................................................................................................................................................................
R Type (remote Control)49................................................................................................................................................................
Emergency Starting51................................................................................................................................................................
Stopping The Engine54................................................................................................................................................................
Emergency Engine Stopping54................................................................................................................................................................
Normal Engine Stopping54................................................................................................................................................................
Gearshift And Throttle Operation56................................................................................................................................................................
Steering58................................................................................................................................................................
Cruising59................................................................................................................................................................
Shallow Water Operation61................................................................................................................................................................
Mooring, Beaching, Launching64................................................................................................................................................................
Servicing Your Outboard Motor66................................................................................................................................................................
The Importance Of Maintenance66................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Safety67................................................................................................................................................................
Tool Kit And Emergency Starter Rope68................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Schedule69................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Cover Removal And Installation71................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Level Check72................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Change73................................................................................................................................................................
Oil Filter Change74................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Recommendations75................................................................................................................................................................
Gear Oil Level Check75................................................................................................................................................................
Gear Oil Change76................................................................................................................................................................
Lubrication Points78................................................................................................................................................................
Spark Plug Service79................................................................................................................................................................
Refueling81................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Recommendations82................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Pump Filter Inspection And Replacement82................................................................................................................................................................
Portable Fuel Tank And Filter Cleaning84................................................................................................................................................................
Recoil Starter Rope Inspection85................................................................................................................................................................
Anode Replacement85................................................................................................................................................................
Propeller Replacement86................................................................................................................................................................
Storage87................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Preparation87................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Flushing87................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel89................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil91................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Precautions91................................................................................................................................................................
Removal From Storage92................................................................................................................................................................
Transporting93................................................................................................................................................................
With Outboard Motor Installed On Boat93................................................................................................................................................................
With Outboard Motor Removed From Boat93................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Unexpected Problems94................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Will Not Charge And Electric Starter Will Not Operate99................................................................................................................................................................
Oil Pressure Indicator Light Goes Off And Engine Speed Is Limited100................................................................................................................................................................
Overheat And Engine Speed Is Limited101................................................................................................................................................................
Submerged Motor103................................................................................................................................................................
Information105................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Information105................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Number Locations105................................................................................................................................................................
Carburetor Modification For High Altitude Operation106................................................................................................................................................................
Oxygenated Fuels107................................................................................................................................................................
Emission Control System Information108................................................................................................................................................................
Star Label110................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications112................................................................................................................................................................
Consumer Information120................................................................................................................................................................
Honda Publications120................................................................................................................................................................
Customer Service Information120................................................................................................................................................................
Emission Control System Warranty125................................................................................................................................................................
Index125................................................................................................................................................................
Oil Pressure Indicator (r Type) (h Type)126................................................................................................................................................................
Honda Marine BF20D Owner's Manual

Honda Marine BF20D Owner's Manual (120 pages)

Brand: Honda | Category: Outboard Motor | Size: 4.53 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents5................................................................................................................................................................
Outboard Motor Safety9................................................................................................................................................................
Important Safety Information9................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Label Locations11................................................................................................................................................................
Controls And Features12................................................................................................................................................................
Control And Feature Identification Codes12................................................................................................................................................................
Component And Control Locations14................................................................................................................................................................
Controls17................................................................................................................................................................
H Type (tiller Handle Engine Stop Switch And Switch Clip17................................................................................................................................................................
Choke Knob (h Type Manual Choke)17................................................................................................................................................................
Throttle Grip18................................................................................................................................................................
Throttle Friction Adjuster18................................................................................................................................................................
Gearshift Lever18................................................................................................................................................................
Recoil Starter Grip19................................................................................................................................................................
Steering Friction Lever19................................................................................................................................................................
Power Tilt Switch (t Type)20................................................................................................................................................................
Tilt Lever (g Type)20................................................................................................................................................................
Ignition Switch21................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Clip And Emergency Stop Switch21................................................................................................................................................................
Fast Idle Lever22................................................................................................................................................................
Gearshift/throttle Control Lever23................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Relief Valve (t Type)24................................................................................................................................................................
Tilt Lock Lever (g And T Types)25................................................................................................................................................................
Common Controls Engine Cover Latch25................................................................................................................................................................
Transom Angle Adjusting Rod25................................................................................................................................................................
Tilt Lever (except G And T Types)26................................................................................................................................................................
Instruments26................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Gauge26................................................................................................................................................................
Tachometer (optional Equipment)26................................................................................................................................................................
Indicators27................................................................................................................................................................
Overheating Indicator (r Type)27................................................................................................................................................................
Cooling System Indicator28................................................................................................................................................................
Other Features28................................................................................................................................................................
Overrev Limiter28................................................................................................................................................................
Anodes28................................................................................................................................................................
Portable Fuel Tank29................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Cap Vent Knob29................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Priming Bulb29................................................................................................................................................................
Installation30................................................................................................................................................................
Power Requirements30................................................................................................................................................................
Boat Transom Requirements30................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Position30................................................................................................................................................................
Attachment31................................................................................................................................................................
Transom Angle Adjustment32................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Connections32................................................................................................................................................................
Before Operation35................................................................................................................................................................
Are You Ready To Get Under Way35................................................................................................................................................................
Is Your Outboard Motor Ready To Go35................................................................................................................................................................
Operation37................................................................................................................................................................
Safe Operating Precautions37................................................................................................................................................................
Break-in Procedure37................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Hose Connections39................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Priming40................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Engine40................................................................................................................................................................
H Type (tiller Handle)40................................................................................................................................................................
R Type (remote Control)43................................................................................................................................................................
Emergency Starting45................................................................................................................................................................
Stopping The Engine48................................................................................................................................................................
Emergency Engine Stopping48................................................................................................................................................................
Normal Engine Stopping48................................................................................................................................................................
Gearshift And Throttle Operation50................................................................................................................................................................
Steering52................................................................................................................................................................
Cruising53................................................................................................................................................................
Tiller Handle Type55................................................................................................................................................................
Shallow Water Operation56................................................................................................................................................................
Mooring, Beaching, Launching59................................................................................................................................................................
Servicing Your Outboard Motor61................................................................................................................................................................
The Importance Of Maintenance61................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Safety62................................................................................................................................................................
Tool Kit And Emergency Starter Rope63................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Schedule64................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Cover Removal And Installation66................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Level Check67................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Change68................................................................................................................................................................
Oil Filter Change69................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Recommendations70................................................................................................................................................................
Gear Oil Level Check70................................................................................................................................................................
Gear Oil Change71................................................................................................................................................................
Lubrication Points73................................................................................................................................................................
Spark Plug Service74................................................................................................................................................................
Refueling76................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Recommendations77................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Pump Filter Inspection And Replacement77................................................................................................................................................................
Portable Fuel Tank And Filter Cleaning79................................................................................................................................................................
Recoil Starter Rope Inspection80................................................................................................................................................................
Anode Replacement80................................................................................................................................................................
Propeller Replacement81................................................................................................................................................................
Storage82................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Preparation82................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Flushing82................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel84................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil86................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Precautions86................................................................................................................................................................
Removal From Storage87................................................................................................................................................................
Transporting88................................................................................................................................................................
With Outboard Motor Installed On Boat88................................................................................................................................................................
With Outboard Motor Removed From Boat88................................................................................................................................................................
Problems89................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Will Not Charge And Electric Starter Will Not Operate94................................................................................................................................................................
Oil Pressure Indicator Light Goes Off And Engine Speed Is Limited95................................................................................................................................................................
Submerged Motor97................................................................................................................................................................
Technical And Consumer Information99................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Information99................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Number Locations99................................................................................................................................................................
Carburetor Modification For High Altitude Operation100................................................................................................................................................................
Oxygenated Fuels101................................................................................................................................................................
Emission Control System Information102................................................................................................................................................................
Star Label104................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications106................................................................................................................................................................
Consumer Information110................................................................................................................................................................
Index111................................................................................................................................................................
Oil Pressure Indicator (r Type) (h Type)112................................................................................................................................................................
Wiring Diagrams114................................................................................................................................................................