2.8 L and 4.2 L diesel sterndrive marine engines
Why the product is recalled
The flexible fuel return hose which runs from the fuel distribution block to the fuel injection pump may experience a crack at the end of the hose, which could allow a small leakage of diesel fuel.
What the hazards are to consumers
If left unattended, the fuel leak could potentially lead to a fire.
What consumers should do
Stop using the boat and return it to a Mercury dealer for rectification. The Mercury dealer will replace the fuel return hose with a hose that is not subject to the defect.
Traders who sold this product
Various boating retailers
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale