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    Default Outdrive WONT trim up with "trim up" switch but will with "trailer switch"

    Outdrive WONT trim up with "trim up" switch but will with "trailer switch"... Where do I start..?

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    Default Re: Outdrive WONT trim up with "trim up" switch but will with "trailer switch"

    its a 89 sea ray 4.3 merc alpha

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    Default Re: Outdrive WONT trim up with "trim up" switch but will with "trailer switch"

    trim limit switch, port side of gimbal ring
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    Default Re: Outdrive WONT trim up with "trim up" switch but will with "trailer switch"

    Here is a troubleshooting chart.
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    Default Re: Outdrive WONT trim up with "trim up" switch but will with "trailer switch"

    Thanks I will work on it tomorrow... I think I know what the problem is now. I noticed a red wire with an inline fuse but fuse was missing. Im pretty sure that is where I find the problem..

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