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Ignition Switches

Two position is for engines with a separate starter pushbutton. Three position: Off/Ignition/Start. Four position: Accessory/ Off/Ignition/Start or Off/Run/Push to Choke/Battery-Start (magneto switch).

  • Brass construction, 2 keys supplied
  • 13/16" dia. mounting hole
  • Model 485799 has weather-resistant key slot and boot for additional water protection
Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
Two Position Ignition Switch, OFF/ON Functions 379016 M-489-BP
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$44.99

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Three Position Ignition Switch, OFF-Ignition-Start Functions 485799 M-550-14-BP
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$49.99

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Three Position Ignition Switch, OFF-Ignition-Start Functions 211896 M-550-BP
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$43.99

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Four Position Ignition Switch, ACC-OFF-ON-Start Functions 109399 M-712-BP
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$48.99

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Product Description

Two position is for engines with a separate starter pushbutton. Three position: Off/Ignition/Start. Four position: Accessory/ Off/Ignition/Start or Off/Run/Push to Choke/Battery-Start (magneto switch).

  • Brass construction, 2 keys supplied
  • 13/16" dia. mounting hole
  • Model 485799 has weather-resistant key slot and boot for additional water protection

Specs

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Cole HerseeIgnition Switches
 
4.1

(based on 14 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

77%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (12)
  • Easy to configure (10)
  • Reliable (8)
  • Durable (7)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • BOAT (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Power user (7), Casual user (4), Enthusiast (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (11)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

quality heavy duty switch

After buying a switch on sale I soon found out that saving money wasn't worth it in this instance. This switch seems like a better quality switch all around and hoping for longevity and...Read complete review

After buying a switch on sale I soon found out that saving money wasn't worth it in this instance. This switch seems like a better quality switch all around and hoping for longevity and reliability.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

save your money

thing fell apart in my hand. either defective plastic molding or someone broke this thing previously, glued it back together, and returned it so that it was put back on them shelf for...Read complete review

thing fell apart in my hand. either defective plastic molding or someone broke this thing previously, glued it back together, and returned it so that it was put back on them shelf for someone like me to buy. Either way. I cannot recommend this product to anyone... not even folks i dislike.

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5.0

Perfect fit replacement for my original.

By Boat guy

from Lake George , Ny

About Me Casual User

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Ignition Switches:

      Exact fit for replacement

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      4.0

      Worked like a charm

      By Greg

      from Mead OK

      About Me Power User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Configure
      • Easy To Use
      • Reliable Performance

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Ignition Switches:

          Did just what it was supposed to

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Rugged/Reliable/Salt Water Resistant!

          By Ken

          from Oak Island , NC

          About Me Power User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Configure
          • Easy To Use
          • Precise installation with ease!
          • Reliable Performance

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Ignition Switches:

              I need reliability. I trust the rugged brass casting and robust operation of this ignition switch. When I turn the key 15 miles "out", I want and need to hear engine noise! This switch delivers the noise!

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Easy to install

              By Nauti nole

              from Orange park fl

              About Me Power User

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy To Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Ignition Switches:

                  Very easy to install

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  5.0

                  3 position ignition switch

                  By TJ Johnson

                  from Oceanside CA

                  About Me Casual User

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Configure
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Reliable Performance

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Ignition Switches:

                      I purchased this to replace the original on my sailboat. I was easy to install and works like it should.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal
                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No
                       
                      5.0

                      Extremely Easy to Install

                      By Mark

                      from Fort Lauderdale, FL

                      About Me Power User

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Durable
                      • Easy To Configure
                      • Easy To Use
                      • Reliable Performance

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Ignition Switches:

                          Very easy to install and works perfectly

                          • Primary use:
                          • Personal
                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No
                           
                          5.0

                          Perfect replacement

                          By Sea Jay

                          from Brentwood, CA

                          About Me Power User

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Easy To Configure
                          • Easy To Use

                          Cons

                          • None

                          Best Uses

                          • BOAT

                          Comments about Ignition Switches:

                          This was a replacement for one of the ignition switches on my Sea Ray 300.
                          Easy to install. Well marked terminals and a conversion kit for other other connection methods. Well done.

                          • Primary use:
                          • Personal
                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No
                           
                          1.0

                          save your money

                          By Red Knight

                          from seattle, wa

                          About Me Enthusiast

                          Comments about Ignition Switches:

                          thing fell apart in my hand. either defective plastic molding or someone broke this thing previously, glued it back together, and returned it so that it was put back on them shelf for someone like me to buy. Either way. I cannot recommend this product to anyone... not even folks i dislike.

                          • Primary use:
                          • Personal
                           
                          1.0

                          Horrible

                          By T$

                          from Boston, MA

                          About Me Casual User

                          Pros

                          • Easy To Configure

                          Cons

                          • Not Durable
                          • Poor Design
                          • Rusted closed in 2 weeks
                          • Unreliable

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about Ignition Switches:

                            .

                             
                            5.0

                            Great OEM Replacement

                            By 88SeaRay300

                            from Florida

                            About Me Enthusiast

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Easy To Configure
                            • Easy To Use
                            • Reliable Performance

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                                Comments about Ignition Switches:

                                Very easy to replace defective OEM switch. Environmental protection with boot is great. Construction is solid.

                                • Primary use:
                                • Personal

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