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1985 OMC 5.0 305 GM overheating

 
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Julio



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Location: Milwaukee WI

PostPosted: Tue Jun 30, 2009 10:37 am    Post subject: 1985 OMC 5.0 305 GM overheating Reply with quote

I adjusted the points and it stays running on the hose at idle speed and is 180-200 degrees and climbing. WHY???
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MikeW
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 01, 2009 2:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sounds like you need a new water pump impeller in the drive unit. Cool
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