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Tilt/Trim pump not priming????

FishermanAJFishermanAJ Posts: 312 Deckhand
Have a 2003 200 mercury. The trim tilt motor went out and we just replaced it with a brand new one. After getting everything wired up and back together we filled the hydrolic trim pump with tilt trim fluid and went to trim the motor up and all we hear is the motor running but its not going up or down....???? Any tips or advice would be helpful. Thanks in advanced.
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  • bkw4287bkw4287 Posts: 140 Officer
    You need to raise the engine up and then bleed the air out while the engine goes down. Sometimes takes 3 or 4 time to get all the air out, may need to add more fluid once the air is out also.
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