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Suzuki 140 Hours meter

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  • Suzuki 140 Hours meter

    Hello, can anyone tell me how to tell how many Hours are on a Suzuki 140 4 Stroke. The dealer told me you could tell by the number of beeps the engine makes. Is this true and what to the beeps mean. Thanks


  • #2
    Re: Suzuki 140 Hours meter

    You need an Owners Manual, sharkbait. Computerized engines are too complex to remember everything.

    The Suzi DF70 tells you hours by where the tach reads when you first turn on the ignition but before you start the engine.

    Yeah, That's in the Manual, too.
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    • #3
      Re: Suzuki 140 Hours meter

      On the DF 140, it is read by the tach meter when you turn the key on and the rev limit lamp flashing.

      less than 50 hrs no tach indication or lamp
      50 - 500 rpm
      60 - 600 rpm
      540 hrs - 5400 rpm

      550 hrs - 500 rpm, 1 blink on rev limit
      560 hrs - 600 rpm, 1 blink
      1040 hrs, 5400 rpm, 1 blink

      1050 hrs, 500 rpm, 2 blink

      hope this helps

      Tim

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      • #4
        Re: Suzuki 140 Hours meter

        I have the 2004 Johnson 4-Stroke which is supposed to be the same thing as the Suzuki DF115. How does one check the hours on these? I get no tach indication when I turn the key on and believe I have surpassed the 50 hour time.

        Also, the Owner's Manual says nothing at all about this.

        Thanks,
        Andy

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        • #5
          Re: Suzuki 140 Hours meter

          Originally posted by ASCTLC View Post
          I have the 2004 Johnson 4-Stroke which is supposed to be the same thing as the Suzuki DF115. How does one check the hours on these? I get no tach indication when I turn the key on and believe I have surpassed the 50 hour time.

          Also, the Owner's Manual says nothing at all about this.

          Thanks,
          Andy
          I suggest you install an hour meter. Mine works with the key on. My 2003 Johnson 115 4-stroke has 200 hours by meter. The Johnson's didn't come with all the Suzuki stuff. Good luck.
          Lake Shasta with Mt. Shasta in the background, June 2011

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          • #6
            Re: Suzuki 140 Hours meter

            Thanks I'll look into that since everything seems to go by hours on the boat.

            Andy

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