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Van's Sport Center has access to more than 500,000 parts and accessories for everything from a vintage Evinrude to the newest model Mercury outboard or sterndrive. With a few simple steps, you can conduct your own search to find the right new or used part and conveniently place your order online, via email or over the telephone.
Before you search:
Examine your engine and write down the manufacturer, model number and serial number. It's often not enough information to only have make and model -- the serial number is necessary or you may buy the wrong part. As this example shows, you need to know the serial number for a Mercury 115 EFI 4-stroke when you are buying an oil filter because the same model requires different oil filters depending on the engine's serial number.
In an ideal world, finding your needed outboard part online would be as easy as learning your facebook friends' political views. Unfortunately, it doesn't always pan out that way.There are a lot of different motor manufacturers which all lead to different makes and years, different models with different horse power levels, and different outboard part breakdowns to look through. Our outboard parts page has a lot of information, but we try not to make it a lot of work. Gathering some information beforehand can make the process a lot quicker. Here are a few things to know when searching for a part on our outboard parts pages: