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Our first priority when developing these 8 hp engines was to make them lightweight and compact without compromising reliability or the quality performance associated with the Tohatsu brand name.
We have maintained the durable standard features that Tohatsu owners appreciate while making fuel-efficient 4-strokes that are easy to transport.
These 8hp outboards are compact 2-cylinder, SOHC engines that have been manufactured to comply with all US EPA & CARB 3-star rating emission regulations.
Tohatsu 8 hp 4-Stroke Benefits:
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
5 Year limited warranty
Easy Operation and Handling:
Digital CD ignition for easier engine starting, quicker throttle response and smoother trolling
Recoil starter with larger reel making manual starting fast and easy
Shallow water drive
6 trim positions*
Adjustable steering friction for reducing steering effort*
Fundamentals for User Convenience and Reliability:
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
Low oil pressure indicator
Safety lanyard (an essential protection feature standard on all Tohatsu outboards)
Start-in-gear protection for safer engine starting
odel / MFS8
Engine (No. of Cylinder)
8 hp (5.9 kw)
209 cc (12.8 cu.in.)
Bore x Stroke
55 x 44 mm (2.17 x 1.73 in)
Electric or Manual
Remote Control or Tiller Handle
Forward - Neutral - Reverse
Propeller Selection Range
6.5" - 9.5"
Unleaded Gasoline (87 Octane)
NMMA Certified FC-W ® 4-stroke oil**
SAE 10W-30/40 (SF, SG, SH, SJ)
27 fl. oz. (800 mL)
3.1 US Gal. (12 Lit) Separate Fuel Tank
81.5 lbs. (37 kg)
Optional: 12V, 80W, 6A
(Standard on Electric Start Models)
Max. RPM Range
5,000 - 6,000
Digital CD Ignition System
Start In Gear Protection
Thermostat Controlled Cooling System
Shallow Water Drive
Oil Pressure Warning
O......Optional on Certain Models
* Weight specification is based on the lightest version.
** FC-W ® is a registered trademark of the National Marine Manufacturers Assoc. (NMMA)
Specifications and descriptions are subject to change without notice.
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