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LEHR9.9hp Propane Powered Outboard Engine, Short Shaft, Manual Start

LEHR

9.9hp Propane Powered Outboard Engine, Short Shaft, Manual Start

Model # 14244099Mfg # LP9.9S

$2,599.00

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Product Description

The first propane-powered outboard engines, LEHR motors present an environmentally-friendly and cost-effective alternative to gasoline. Overhead-valve four-stroke engines run on 110-octane propane, and are eco-friendly with zero evaporative emissions, because propane, unlike gasoline, is not listed as a marine pollutant by the DOT. Propane is 50-times cleaner than gas, with 96% less carcinogenic compounds, 60-70% less smog-producing hydrocarbons and no Class I or II ozone-depleting chemicals. It’s also domestically produced, reducing our dependency on foreign oil.

LEHR outboards are easy starting with no choke and no priming, reliable with no carburetor gum-up or winterizing, economical because propane costs roughly half as much as gas. 9.9hp and 15hp models connect only to remote tanks and are complete with a 10' hose assembly. Remote tanks are sold separately.

Lehr Outboard Specs

  • Engine Type: 4-stroke OHV
  • Engine Displacement: 212cc
  • Shaft Length: 15"
  • Weight: 87.7lb.
  • Fuel: Propane (LPG)
  • Fuel Tank Type: Remote tank (sold separately)
  • Running Time: 11lb. remote tank: Throttle @ 5000rpm: approx. 2 1/2 hours; Throttle @ 3000rpm: approx. 6 hours - 17lb. remote tank: Throttle @ 5000rpm: approx. 4 hours; Throttle @ 3000rpm: approx. 9 hours
  • Exhaust System: Through prop
  • Ignition System: CDI
  • Start: Manual
  • Gearing: Forward, Neutral, Reverse
  • Gear Ratio: 2.08:1
  • Warranty: Three years

Quick Start Guide LP9.9

Specs

9.9hp Propane Powered Outboard Engine, Short Shaft, Manual Start

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LehrPropane powered Outboard Marine Engine, 9.9HP, Short Shaft
 
3.0

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5.0

Runs like a champ

By Melvin the boater

from Punta Gorda fl

Pros

  • Idles Sweet
  • No fumes
  • Started On The First Pull

Cons

  • I Want A 100hp

Best Uses

  • Fishing

Comments about Propane powered Outboard Marine Engine, 9.9HP, Short Shaft:

I would like a bigger engine to put on my ski boat

Service and delivery comments:

every thing was good

(12 of 18 customers found this review helpful)

 
1.0

Very tough to start

By seattlebrighton

from Seattle, WA

Pros

  • Looks Nice Hook Up Easy

Cons

  • Very Tough To Start
  • Won't Go Into Reverse

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    Comments about Propane powered Outboard Marine Engine, 9.9HP, Short Shaft:

    I mounted the motor, filled the oil to the proper level (not overfull), and hooked up water and propane.
    40 pulls later, no sign of turning over. I may have pushed the throttle too far (up to 1/3), so disconnected the propane and let it rest overnight. Next morning, I was able to start it after 40-ish pulls, in the driveway. It ran fine, once started.
    Got it in the water and it started after 30-ish pulls, then ran it for 15 minutes and shut it off.
    Now, it was REALLY tough to start. After 60 or 70 pulls, I was ready to give up. My 10-year old started praying and low and behold, the thing started.
    Anyway, I just tried to start it again in the driveway and no luck, after 60 or 70 pulls, at different, low throttle settings.
    I'm disappointed because I was hoping that my 14 year old could use it, but no way he's going to get it started.
    I'm hoping for some help or a replacement from the Seattle store right now.

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