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Dimensions

V MAX SHO F250

V MAX SHO F250 top view dimensions
V MAX SHO F250 port view dimensions

VF250 Specifications

Engine Type V6 (60º)
Displacement 4.2L (254 ci)
Bore x Stroke 96 x 96mm (3.78 x 3.78 in)
Prop Shaft Horsepower 250hp at 5500 rpm (VF250LA)
Compression Ratio 10.3:1
Fuel Induction DOHC Fuel Injection VCT
Exhaust Through Propeller
Intake Single Throttle Valve
Ignition TCI Micro Computer
Spark Plug LFR6A-11-00-000
Alternator Output 50 Amp (46 AMP @ 1000rpm)
Starting System Electric w/PTT
Lubrication Wet Sump
Engine Oil Capacity 6.7L (7.1 qt) with filter
Full Throttle RPM Range 5000 ~ 6000 rpm
Cooling Water/Thermostatic Control
Recommended Engine Oil Yamalube® 4M (See owner's manual)
Recommended Fuel Regular Unleaded (Minimum Pump Octane 89)
Recommended Fuel Filtration Yamaha 10-Micron Fuel/Water Separating Filter
Ethanol Blend Limit 10% Maximum
Gear Ratio (21:12) 1.75:1
Gear Shift Forward, Neutral, Reverse
Shaft Length L = 20" X = 25"
Degree of Tilt 66°
Degree of Trim -4° through +16°
C.A.R.B. Rating 3-Star
Dry Weight 505 lb (229 kg) VF250LA / 555 lb (252 kg) VF250XA
Mounting Centers 28.6"
Steering Angle (maximum) 35° from center, either direction
Warranty 3-year Pleasure, 3-year Government, 1-Year Commercial
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Dimensions

V MAX SHO F225

V MAX SHO F225 top view dimensions
V MAX SHO F225 port view dimensions

VF225 Specifications

Engine Type V6 (60º)
Displacement 4.2L (254 ci)
Bore x Stroke 96 x 96mm (3.78 x 3.78 in)
Prop Shaft Horsepower 225hp at 5500 rpm (VF225LA)
Compression Ratio 10.3:1
Fuel Induction DOHC Fuel Injection VCT
Exhaust Through Propeller
Intake Single Throttle Valve
Ignition TCI Micro Computer
Spark Plug LFR6A-11-00-000
Alternator Output 50 Amp (46 AMP @ 1000rpm)
Starting System Electric w/PTT
Lubrication Wet Sump
Engine Oil Capacity 6.7L (7.1 qt) with filter
Full Throttle RPM Range 5000 ~ 6000 rpm
Cooling Water/Thermostatic Control
Recommended Engine Oil Yamalube® 4M (See owner's manual)
Recommended Fuel Regular Unleaded (Minimum Pump Octane 89)
Recommended Fuel Filtration Yamaha 10-Micron Fuel/Water Separating Filter
Ethanol Blend Limit 10% Maximum
Gear Ratio (21:12) 1.75:1
Gear Shift Forward, Neutral, Reverse
Shaft Length L = 20"
Degree of Tilt 66°
Degree of Trim -4° through +16°
C.A.R.B. Rating 3-Star
Dry Weight 505 lb (229 kg)
Mounting Centers 28.6"
Steering Angle (maximum) 35° from center, either direction
Warranty 3-Year Pleasure, 3-Year Government, 1-Year Commercial
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Dimensions

V MAX SHO F200

VMAX SHO F200 top view dimensions
VMAX SHO F200 port view dimensions

VF200 Specifications

Engine Type V6 (60º)
Displacement 4.2L (254 ci)
Bore x Stroke 96 x 96mm (3.78 x 3.78 in)
Prop Shaft Horsepower 200hp at 5500 rpm (VF200LA)
Compression Ratio 10.3:1
Fuel Induction DOHC Fuel Injection VCT
Exhaust Through Propeller
Intake Single Throttle Valve
Ignition TCI Micro Computer
Spark Plug LFR6A-11-00-000
Alternator Output 50 Amp (46 AMP @ 1000rpm)
Starting System Electric w/PTT
Lubrication Wet Sump
Engine Oil Capacity 6.7L (7.1 qt) with filter
Full Throttle RPM Range 5000 ~ 6000 rpm
Cooling Water/Thermostatic Control
Recommended Engine Oil Yamalube® 4M (See owner's manual)
Recommended Fuel Regular Unleaded (Minimum Pump Octane 87)
Recommended Fuel Filtration Yamaha 10-Micron Fuel/Water Separating Filter
Ethanol Blend Limit 10% Maximum
Gear Ratio (21:12) 1.75:1
Gear Shift Forward, Neutral, Reverse
Shaft Length L = 20"
Degree of Tilt 66°
Degree of Trim -4° through +16°
C.A.R.B. Rating 3-Star
Dry Weight 505 lb (229 kg)
Mounting Centers 28.6"
Steering Angle (maximum) 35° from center, either direction
Warranty 3-Year Pleasure, 3-Year Government, 1-Year Commercial
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