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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
In stock online.

$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 15 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

79%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (13)
  • Easy to configure (11)
  • Reliable (9)
  • Durable (7)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • BOAT (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Power user (7), Casual user (4), Enthusiast (4)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (12)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (7)

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

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
                             
                            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:

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