Even though some service principles are common to many 4-stroke outboards, Suzuki outboard engines have unique features requiring inspection and service by a qualified Suzuki Marine Technician. With regular routine service and maintenance by your Authorized Suzuki Dealer you can enjoy peace of mind knowing your outboard is being taken care of by factory authorised technicians, supporting your warranty and keeping records up to date whilst ensuring it performs at its optimum level. It’s the Suzuki way of life.
To keep you’re engine in tip top condition in between servicing see our top 5 outboard maintenance reminders.
outboard engines operate in harsh environment,being exposed to salt-water,high and low tempratures.To combat this suzuki outboards are fitted with sacrificial anodes.these anodes should be inspected every 12 monhs and 100 hours,however some condition will require frequent inspection.
From your engines onboard Engine Control Module, the warning panel alerts you of any potential abnormalities that may prevent the outboard from functioning. Check your owners guide and always consult with your Authorised Suzuki Dealer if any warning panel lights are on. Upon start up, when the ignition key is turned to the “ON” position, Four Caution lamps turn on for two seconds and the Caution buzzer will sound for two seconds. This is a pre-start system check.
The water pump impeller circulate water through engine.Being made of rubber,its important to prevent damage so an inspection by your authorised Suzuki Dealer every 12 months or 100 hours is must.
The Oil Filter is designed to remove contaminates from the engine oil,even the smallest amount of contaminates from your engine can create fiction and damage the quality of the engine is imperitive to longevity of the outboard.to protect your outboard,always ensures a Suzuki Marine Genuine Oil Filter is used and replaced at each service interval.
Suzuki Dignostic System(SDS) provides instantaneous data on all your engine functions,sensors and history.It also lets the Suzuki Marine Technicians know of any abnormalitiesies in the engine via self dignostic linked into your engine control model(ECM).
Genuine Suzuki Oil ensures proper lubrication to all internal moving parts. This oil is changed every 12 months or 100 hours. Engine oil is inexpensive compared to a engine rebuild, which can result from incorrect oil being used.
Spark plugs ignite the air fuel mixture. It is important that the spark plugs are removed and inspected regularly to ensure they are in good condition and replaced if worn.
The water pump impeller circulates water through the engine. Being made of rubber, its important to prevent damage so an inspection by your Authorised Suzuki Dealer every 12 months or 100 hours is a must.
Fuel filters remove contaminates from the fuel to ensure smooth idle and acceleration of the engine. To ensure the engine receives clean fuel to the precision fuel injection system, a high quality fuel filter is fitted to the fuel system.
Modern 4-stroke engines require scheduled checking of the engines valve clearances to ensure your engines peak performance. Only Authorized Suzuki Dealers are trained in the correct procedure of checking and adjusting valve clearances.