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The shift lever on my boat is stuck in nutral. The engine is

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The shift lever on my boat is stuck in nutral. The engine is a Perkins 78hp. I have just purchased the boat but the shift lever worked when I viewed the boat 3 months ago. Any idea what the problem could be ?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Lever operated by cable? Go to the transmission and see if you can shift it manually. Many times the cable is binding or will have to be replaced.

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