Unmatched in its class, the Tohatsu 9.8 HP 4-stroke has set the standard in portable outboard power! This lightweight motor weighs in at barely over the 80 lb mark and has undeniable characteristics of a true marine champion.
This 9.8 HP outboard is skinny on fuel and big on power while never compromising performance or reliability. It has a ton of features that are usually only found on larger, more expensive outboards. Tohatsu has once again proven itself the leader of the pack with this 9.8 HP 4-stroke.
- Light and compact!
- Designed with proven technology
- Available in a wide variety of models
- Greatly reduced vibration for smooth and stable running at all speeds
- Greatly reduced induction noise for a quieter ride
- Trim tab reduces steering effort, functioning also as the sacrificial anode that protects the engine from electrolysis
- Ultra Low emission, EPA and CARB 3-Star rating approved
- Digital CD ignition for easier engine starting, quicker throttle response and smoother trolling
- Manual choke standard with tiller models
- Recoil starter with larger reel making manual starting fast and easy
- Through-the-prop exhaust for a quieter ride
- Thermostatically controlled cooling system for consistent engine temperature
- Stainless steel water pump housing liner for outstanding durability
- High grade marine aluminum alloy that provides the ultimate protection against corrosion
- Zinc coating on internal water passages for superior corrosion resistance
- 3.1 Gallon (12 liter) fuel tank with fuel gauge
- Aluminum propeller
- Low oil pressure indicator
- Safety lanyard (an essential protection feature standard on all Tohatsu outboards)
- Start-in-gear protection for safer engine starting
- Over-rev. limiter
- Engine: 4 Stroke 2 Cylinder
- Output: 9.8 HP (7.2 kw)
- Displacement: 209 cc (12.8 cu.in.)
- Bore x Stroke: 55 x 44 mm (2.17" x 1.73")
- Starting: Electric or Rope
- Control Type: Tiller Handle
- Gear Shift: Forward - Neutral - Reverse
- Shaft length: 15" or 20"
- Gear Ratio: 2.08:1
- Fuel: Unleaded Gasoline (87 Octane)
- Oil Type: NMMA Certified FC-W® 4-stroke oil SAE 10W-30/40 (SF, SG, SH, SJ)
- Oil Capacity: 800 ml (27 oz)
- Fuel Tank: 12 L (3.1 gal) Separate Fuel Tank
- Weight (based on lightest model): 37 kg (81.5 lbs)
- Alternator Output: Optional: 12V, 80W, 6A (electric start models only)
- Max. RPM Range: 5,000 - 6,000
- Digital CD Ignition System: Standard
- Start In Gear Protection: Standard
- Thermostat Controlled Cooling System: Standard
- Through-The-Prop Exhaust: Standard
- Oil Pressure Warning: Standard
- Shallow Water Drive: Standard
- Standard 3-Blade Aluminum Propeller: 8 1/2" x 8"
- Factory Warranty: 5 years. Warranty begins on date of purchase.
Owner's Manual (3.44 MB)