87-Octane Standard: delivers peak performance and reliability on regular unleaded 87-octane fuel.
Advanced Range Optimization: improves cruise-speed fuel efficiency by automatically adjusting fuel delivery.
Idle Charge battery-management: When battery voltage is low, the engine automatically increases idle rpm to boost alternator output and recharge batteries to the proper level, protecting operators from draining their battery while trolling.
Electronic Oil Level Sensor: Optional electronic oil level sensor automatically alerts operator to low oil level.
Top Cowl Service Door: simplifies routine maintenance with easy oil checks and oil fills without removing the cowl. The Top Cowl Service Door also houses the latch release and a carrying handle.
Easy Maintenance:A graphic, hour-based maintenance decal, no-spill oil drain & filter, color-coded maintenance points, and Mercury’s maintenance-free valve-train make owning the new engine stress free.
Adaptive Speed Control: automatically maintains desired rpm regardless of changes in load, resulting in increased throttle response and a “sportier” feel.