F - 1
F - 2
Control systems permit operation of the engine’s throttle A. Carbureted Engines
and shift mechanisms. They consist of three major com-
ponents; the control, and the throttle and shift cables.
The shift mechanism on the controls can be disengaged
to allow for easier starting and engine warm-up. See Fig-
Your Four Winns® boat is equipped with a single lever ure F1. To disengage:
concealed side mount control. This allows you to select
forward or reverse gear, regulate engine speed, and en- 1. Place control handle in neutral position (B).
sure shifting is done at low engine speed.
Press both neutral lock button (A) and shift disen-
gage button (C).
A “start-in-neutral-only” feature which prevents starting in
gear is included. Refer to F-3 Neutral Safety Switch in
3. Move control handle forward to increase throttle.
Also, the side mount control has a neutral lock button to
prevent accidental shifting. It must be squeezed to per-
mit shifting from neutral to forward or reverse.
Built into the control is a trim control which you can use
to adjust the position of the outdrive. Pressing the switch
in the UP position moves the outdrive out and away from
the transom. Pressing the switch in the DOWN posi-
tion moves the outdrive in closer to the transom. The
switch returns to its center neutral position when re-
leased. For additional information see Section E-5.
Neutral is in the center or straight up position. Rotating
the control forward shifts the engine into forward. Rotat-
Figure F1: Control Operation
ing the control aft shifts the engine into reverse. Moving The neutral lock and shift mechanism will automatically
the lever further forward or aft increases engine speed.
engage when the control handle is returned to the neutral
When shifting, ensure engine speed is below
4. Shift Mechanism Engaged (D).
RPM to avoid damaging the shifting mecha-
Shift Mechanism Disengaged (E).
Allow the engine to warm up before engaging
the shift control. Monitor all instruments while
engine is idling during warm-up.
Specific information on controls and their operation can
be found in the section on “Starting and Operation” in the 9. ForwardThrottleRange(I).
engine manufacturer’s manual included in the owner’s
Refer to the engine manual, included in the owner’s
packet, for additional information on control operation.
Funship™ Owner’s Manual
|Categories||Four Winns Freedom Manuals, Four Winns Funship Manuals, Four Winns Horizon Manuals, Four Winns Manuals, Outboard Marine Corporation Manuals|
|Tags||Four Winns Funship 214, Four Winns Funship 234, Four Winns Funship 264|
|Model Year||2003, 2004, 2005|
|Document Type||Owner's Manual|
|Product Brand||Boats and Cruisers, Four Winns. For support contact your dealer at http://www.fourwinns.com/locate-dealer.aspx|
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