I'm looking for some help I have a 1978 mercury outboard 175 that has all new parts on it and it still want run I don't have the means to take it to a mechanic so I'm looking for someone to help me with it
Google I Boats boating forum. Scroll down to engine repair &maintenance and click on Mercury & Mariner. There are numerous questions on various year and hp models answered by knowledgeable mechanics that might give you ideas or to post your own question you will have to create a username and password. If you have some mechanical ability these guys can help you diagnose your problem rather than throw parts at it.