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wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

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    If anyone can help me with wiring diagram to hook up my tilt & trim?
    I just replaced my outboard merc, to a evinrude. the merc,had the thing on the side of the motor. The evinrude has a box that goes in the boat the wires
    hook to. any help please.the boat is a 88 model and the evinrude is early 80"s

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    Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

    It looks like the plug on the box has three wires, Blue/white it down, Green/white is up and the red/white is the positive lead.

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      Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

      Click the thumbnail
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        Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

        Ok thanks Guys I'll use this and get it hooked up.....

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          Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

          It takes more power to raise the motor which is why the 1979/1980 PT&T only has one solenoid to raise the motor; blue and white is up/trim out and not down/trim in which is green and white.

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            Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

            Ok my 79 evinrude power tilt&trim Only has two wires comming out of it!
            A Green wire and a Blue wire...
            I'm lost.........

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            • #7
              Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

              It apears my trim motor has two wires like the 82 thru 90 evinrudes even though the model# says 85999R which can be a 79-80 model from what i,ve seen.
              so might need a wiring diagram for that model?

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              • #8
                Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

                OK, do you have either a relay box or solenoid box for your PT&T?

                If so could you describe what is inside as relays or solenoids?
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                • #9
                  Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

                  OMG ,,,,LOL wow, OK let me see if I can fix this prob? thanks ezeke alot

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                    Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

                    Check my edit on the previous entry.

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                      Re: wiring diagram for tilt & trim 85 Evinrude

                      I seen your diagram PT&T and thats the way I hooked it up but it powers one way but not the other way. i better start at the begining. The PT&T worked when I got it the man had wires everwhere. After fixing the leaks I removed some wires that the diagram didn't have. the motor wasdn't good so I had it rebuilt. I checked the motor to see if it was working and it is. But when I connect the wires to the junction box (where the silenoid is) the motor work one way. the wires are connected just like the diagram. I had to put a three way switch. 1 is up 2 is off 3 is down.

                      Oh I forgot the engine starter quit working.


                      I found on another site forum a two solenoid hook up. Can I switch my single solenoid to a two solenoid system?
                      Last edited by tinner45; August 2nd, 2009, 02:37 PM. Reason: Didn't finsh my post some how it posted before I was done

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