Manuals for Mercury Engine Control Equipment

Manuals for Mercruiser Engine Control Equipment

Dennison Berwick at launch of Marine Diesel Basics 1 in Toronto, Canada

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3 simple steps to make your diesel system reliable and robust

STEP ONE  – Get the manuals for your equipment

Owner, Workshop and Parts Manuals are important documents that should be part of every vessel’s library. They contain the detailed information necessary for safe operation, maintenance and correct servicing.  

The manuals on this page are provided for public information and education and can be downloaded for free.  All copyrights belong to copyright holders stated in the documents.

congratulations – by downloading these free manuals you are taking an important step towards making your engine more reliable and robust.


STEP TWO – regular maintenance

Simple, regular maintenance is the easiest, quickest and cheapest way to avoid problems and accelerated engine wear. Most expensive repairs start from a lack of basic maintenance or ignoring small warnings. The work is not difficult – it just needs to be done.

The purpose is so that we can enjoy our boat for all the reasons we bought her. Trust yourself. Do the work regularly and be methodical.


Download free checklists here

if you need clear, easy-to-understand help

300+ drawings

Seeing is Understanding

Marine Diesel Basics 1
Maintain, Winterize and Recommission

•  explains all parts of the marine diesel system – fuel,
lubrication, breathing, electrics, stern gland, propeller etc.
•  140+ tasks, 300+ drawings, 222 pages
•  tasks are fully explained with clear drawings and minimal text
•  all tools & supplies needed are illustrated for each task
•  paperback US$15.99 £10.99 €12.99
•  ebook (kindle, kobo, ibooks, google, epub) US$9.99 learn more about Marine Diesel Basics


STEP THREE – keep a Maintenance Logbook

Keep a detailed and accurate record:

  1. all the work done on your diesel system – what, when  & by who
  2. inventory of serial numbers, component descriptions
  3. early warning of potential problems
  4. time and details of any changes in performance

Use a notebook or use your iPad, tablet or desktop and record the information in an editable PDF directly as you work.

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Maintenance eLogbook

If you’ve every struggled to keep a logbook, this editable eLogbook may be exactly the help you need.

– “fillable form” PDF
– clickable checklists
– write, edit  details of all tasks completed
– 40+ drawings to help inspections
– all common measurements with live calculators
– just $7.99 196 pages

“the Perfect Logbook” – verified purchaser

download free 24-page sample



Mercury engine controls Service Manual

Service Manual

Side Mount Control 76334A10 through A40
MerCruiser 55722A2 (215E)
63063A1 (225 ll-TR and 255 ll-TR) Electric Remote Control
MerCruiser 55722A2
63063A1 Electric Remote Control Electrical Tests Commander Controls
Panel Mount Controls
Side Mount Control
2000 Side Mount Control
Console Mount Control
Two Lever Recessed Console Control
Two Lever Console Control
3000 Series
4000/4500 Controls
4000 Series Remote Control
4500 Series Remote Control


Foot Throttle Control
“Hot Foot” Throttle Controls
Chrysler and Force Remote Controls
Chrysler Remote Controls

Force Remote Control

Jet Drive Control
Sport Jet Remote Controls Digital Throttle and Shift (DTS) Electronic Remote Controls
DTS Panel Mount Remote Control
DTS Single Handle Console Remote Control
DTS Slim Binnacle Single Handle Console Control
DTS Dual Handle Console Remote Control
DTS Shadow Mode Console Remote Control
DTS Dual Engine Console Control with CAN Pad
DTS Shadow Mode Console Control with CAN Pad
DTS Dual Handle Yacht Console Remote Controls
Non-DTS Quadrant Controls
DTS Zero Effort Controls

659 pages

publ. December 2006

25 MB file

Mercruiser Commander 3000 Remote engine control maintenance book

Commander 3000

Classic Panel Mount Remote Control

(maintenance and spare parts)


11  pages
publ. – no date given

< 1 MB file

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