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Honda Marine BF20D Owners Manual

Honda Marine BF20D Owners 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................................................................................................................................................................
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................................................................................................................................................................