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2017 Mercury 6 HP 6MH Outboard Motor

Used condition, all in order apart from a scratch cowl (as shown in the photo)

The Mercury 6 HP Outboard Model # MH at just 57 Lbs with an integrated gas tank is truly a portable outboard. This 1 cylinder outboard features an easy manual starting with a front mounted gear shift lever. The shaft is the short 15 inch. Standard feature on this 6 HP Mercury outboard engine is an external tank connection.

2017 Mercury 6 HP 6MH Outboard Motor

  • Compact and Lightweight
  • Digital CD Ignition with Spark Advance
  • High Grade Marine Alloy Construction
  • Stainless Steel Water Pump Housing
  • Zinc Coated Water Passages
  • Rated for Saltwater Use
  • Sacrificial Zinc Anodes
  • Forward-Neutral-Reverse Gear Shift
  • Adjustable Steering Tension Control
  • Forward Mounted Gear Shift Selector
  • Twist-Grip Throttle with Tension Control
  • Integrated Carry Handle
  • Thermostat Controlled Water Cooling
  • Shallow Water Drive; 6 Trim Positions
  • Quiet Through-Propeller-Hub Exhaust
  • 1.15 Liter (.30 Gallon) Integral Fuel Tank
  • Start-In-Gear Protection
  • Low Oil Pressure Warning Indicator
  • ESG Over-Rev Protection
  • Safety Lanyard Stop Switch
  • Owner’s Manual
  • Mercury Marine 3-Year Warranty


2017 Mercury 6 HP 6MH Outboard Motor

Model 6MH
Model Year 2017
SKU 6MH-17
Weight 57.0000
Manufacturer Mercury
Country of Manufacture Japan
Horsepower 6hp
Shaft Length 15″ (Short)
Steering Tiller
Starting Manual
Trim & Tilt Manual
Fuel Delivery Carburetor
Fuel Tank Internal
Cylinder(s) 1
Displacement 7.5/123
Bore and Stroke 2.32 x 1.77
Full Throttle RPM Range 5000-6000
Ignition System CDI w/electric spark advance
Induction Scavenging OHV
Valves per Cylinder 2
Fuel Type CDI w/electric spark advance
Fuel Tank / Fuel Line 0.3 US Gallon (1.15 liter)
Oil Type Mercury 4-Stroke Outboard Oil
Oil Capacity 450 mL / 15 oz
Lubrication Wet sump
Alternator Optional 12V 50W 4A (installation required)
Cooling System Water-cooled w/thermostat
Saltwater Rated YES
Gear Ratio 2.15:1
Gear Shift Forward-Neutral-Reverse (forward mounted shift lever)
Propeller 7.7″ Diameter X 8.0″ Pitch 3-Blade Aluminium
Internal Battery No

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