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I have a 1963 28hp johnson elec start-have a chance to purchase a 35hp johnson manual start-can I use parts off the 28 to covert 35 to elec start..thank u
asked Jul 9, 2013 by 9757 (160 points)

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You might, if they'll fit.  The engines are near enough in displacement so that the size of the starter motor shouldn't be an issue. The 35hp engine doesn't care where the parts were before. If they fit, and you can make all of the necessary wiring and mechanical connections, you should have a happy electric start 35hp Johnson.
answered Jul 30, 2013 by Sailbad the Sinner (3,940 points)
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