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  1. Hello I just bought a chaparral 178 from a guy that hasn't ran it in a year. I knew the boat would need some work and this is my first boat and It seems to be a little different from a car, I know basic stuff like the engine oil, spark plugs, and battery need to be replaced but what about other stuff like alternator and carburetor. What do I need to do to get it running. Any help would be greatly appreciated. And the engine is a 140 hp 180 displacement 3.0 liter 4 cylinder mercruiser. And also I was watching a video on how to change the lower unit gear oil but there is no bolt near the prop to
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