What is the dry weight of an 1996 225 HP Yamaha outboard motor?
The dry weight for a 1996 model, 225 hp Yamaha outboard is listed at 494 lbs for all models except a 225TLRU, which is listed at 417 lbs.
The 1996 75hp Mercury outboard motor can be tricky to care for in terms of fuel mixing according to some users. The recommended mixture has seemed too weak for many owners, and currently the recommended ratio stands at roughly three ounces of oil to each gallon of gas. As with all small engine calibration, it is best to adjust according to need.