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Johnson Sea Horse Find and Questions?


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Old 06-14-2019, 11:20:49 PM
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Default Johnson Sea Horse Find and Questions?

picked up this 5hp johnson sea horse model td20 made from 1946 to 49 at a garage sale today for 50.oo with stand. turns and spark to 1 cylinder. will work on it, serial#530502. would like to know year built and any specs on it and trying to find a carb rebuild kit also a owners manual or any infro I can get would be helpful i'd like to bring it back to nice condishion for shows...thanks..
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Default Re: johnson sea horse find and ?

nice find. Try here.

https://nerp.net/~legendre/johnson/J...s%20manual.pdf

---------- Post added at 05:21:01 PM ---------- Previous post was at 05:17:05 PM ----------

I did not open this one.

https://www.roland.com/us/support/by...wners_manuals/
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for sure try here … Antique Outboard Motor Club
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cleaned her up today, cleaned points, pulled and replaced plugs, carb cleaner in carb and gear grease, the first pull the damn thing started...wow, will tune in a trash can tomorrow, still looking for a born on date, o.k. the year would be cool, thanks......
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Default Re: Johnson Sea Horse Find and Questions?

My chart shows 1946 TD20's manufactured from serial number 491055 to serial number 537995. Your serial 530502 fits nicely between those numbers.
My vote, for what it is worth says it is a 1946 motor...Cheers
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thanks fella's tuned her up in a trash can today and ordered new decals kinda pricey off evilbay but wanta dress her up....
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