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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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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

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Cole HerseeIgnition Switches
 
4.2

(based on 17 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (12)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (14)
  • Easy to configure (12)
  • Reliable (10)
  • Durable (8)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • BOAT (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Power user (7), Enthusiast (5), Casual user (4)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (14)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

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

I've always advocated the use of high quality parts!

By Renegade

from Crystal beach, FL

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Ignition switch all brass construction - best.

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Portable Devices

    Comments about Ignition Switches:

    I've always advocated the use of high quality parts especially electrical components. This ignition switch with its brass construction with current technology far exceeds others. More specifically, key hole is weather tight with a high grade rubber boot. When turning the key to start position it immediately activates the start with a precision spring back to ignition. During the entire on / off process there is no wiggle movement like other ignition switch are commonly known for that cause sometimes a disruption of current.

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

    Perfect fit

    By DaMoose

    from Plymouth, MN

    About Me Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy To Configure
    • Reliable Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Ignition Switches:

        Worked well

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

        Would buy again

        By Jim

        from Anderson, SC

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Configure
        • Easy To Use
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • boat

          Comments about Ignition Switches:

          looks like good material and easy to install

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

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