Figure E3: 214 Candia FS Dash Panel
Four Winns® is using a new style of instrumentation
package on the 234/254 Candia FS which consists of
a module similar to units used in the automobile indus-
try. See Figure E4. Refer to Section E-6H for display
Figure E4: 234/254 Candia FS VDO Module
Figure E5: 214 Candia FS I/O Tachometer-Rear View
The tachometer indicates the speed of the engine in
revolutions per minute (RPM). This speed is not the
boat speed or necessarily the speed of the propeller.
The tachometer may not register zero with the ignition
key in the OFF position.
DP SWITCH SETTINGS
Never exceed the maximum recommended
operating RPM of your engine. Maintaining
maximum, or close to maximum RPM for ex-
tended periods can reduce the life of the en-
Some engines are equipped with devices that limit en-
gine RPM in accordance with the oil pressure, or en-
ginetemperature. Refertotheenginemanual included
in the owner’ packet for additional information.
DP Switch Settings Table
Candia FS outboard model has an adjustment
screw located on the back of the tachometer gauge.
Turn the screw to the proper position. The proper po-
sition, either 2, 3, or 4, is determined by the number of
cylinders the engine has.
The tachometer must be set for different engines in-
stalled. This is typically done at the factory with the
aid of a software program for the Four Winns®/VDO
The tachometer gauge for the 214 Candia FS I/O is
shown below along with the table detailing the DP
settings. See Figure E5 and DP Settings Table.
The 214 Candia FS (I/O or O/B) speedometer is a wa-
ter pressure sensitive unit. It has a pick-up (pitot tube)
assembly mounted on the transom and a small plastic
hose (speedo tube) that connects it to the speedometer
Candia FS Owner’s Manual
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very good boat i need the specs