Certain Evinrude® E-TEC® G2 150-300 HP outboard models
Built in June or July 2017
What are the defects?
The nuts on the gearcase and the exhaust housing extension (if applicable), may become loose, allowing the gearcase assembly to detach from the outboard engine.
What are the hazards?
This may initiate an abrupt change in direction and loss of steering, which could cause serious injury or even death.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should contact their nearest Evinrude/Johnson dealer and make an appointment to have their Evinrude® E-TEC® G2 150-300 HP outboard models serviced.