OMC Outboards 1980 to 2004

   STYLE         HORSEPOWER      SHAFT LENGTH      MODEL RUN or SUFFIX
J = Johnson       (blank)  = 15 in.    (The Suffix codes and any codes before the Style entry aren't important to consumer)
E = Evinrude                  L = 20 in.  
             Y = 22.5 in.
                   X = 25 in.    
                   Z = 30 in.    
             

 

 
model codes

 

 

 

   DESIGN FEATURE         
3 = 3-Cylinder (25 or 35 HP) 1999 up  
   YEAR BUILT ( match letter to number )
4 = Four-Stroke Motor    
AE = Electric Start (Alaska Model)  
AR = Rope Start (Alaska Model)   EXAMPLES:
BA = AC Lighting (Rope Start)      CS = 1980    EI = 1991   SN = 2002
BE = Belgium Derated (Electric Start)      Example above: E70PLEEA is an Evinrude
BF = Belgium Derated (Rope Start)   70 HP Power Trim 20" shaft 1999 'A' suffix
BG = Belgium Derated (Rope Start)    
BI = Belgium Derated (Rope Start) M = Manual Tilt Electric Start (thru 1998)
BR = Euro Rope Start M = Manual Tilt (V4) 1999 up
C = Counter Rotation N = Counter Rotation
CE = Canada Derated (Electric Start) P = Power Trim/Power Steering
CR = Canada Derated (Rope Start) Q = 3-Cylinder (25 or 35 HP) thru 1998
D = Remote Electric R = Rope Start Tiller
DE = Derated (Electric Start) RA = Australia Rope Start
DR = Derated (Rope Start) RC = Rope Start (Commercial/CD Ignition)
DT = Derated (Electric Start/Trim & Tilt)) RD = Rope Start (Deluxe)
E = Electric Start (Remote Steering) RE = Remote Electric (thru 1998)
ER = Electric Start (Sport Styling) RP = Commercial w/Programmed Tilt
ES = Electric Start (Special) RS = Rope Start (Commercial Model)
F = FICHT™ Fuel Injection (2000 up) RW = Commercial w/Interlock
FA = 4-Stroke (Rope Start - AC Lighting) S = Sail/Special Styling (Evinrude White)
FE = 4-Stroke (Electric Start - Tiller) SC = Special Styling Counter Rotation
FP = Commercial (w/Programmed Tilt) SE = Sail Electric Start Non-Tilt
FR = 4-Stroke (Rope Start) SI = Italy Special Derated
FRE = 4-Stroke (Electric Start/Remote) SL = 60 V, Trim & Tilt
FS = FICHT™ (Trim & Tilt) SP = Special Styling
FT = FICHT™ (Trim & Tilt - Special Styling)) SR = Sail Rope Start Non-Tilt
G = Special Styling ST = Special Styling Trim & Tilt
H = Less Integral Fuel Tank T = Electric Start Trim & Tilt
I = FICHT™ Fuel Injection (98 & 99) TE = Tiller Electric
IE = Italy (Electric Start) TR = Trim & Tilt (Sport Styling)
IK = Italy (Electric Start) TT = Trim & Tilt (Tiller Backtroller)
J = Jet Drive Outboard U = Manual Tilt
K = 3-Cylinder (25 or 35 HP) thru 1998 V = Special Gearcase
KC = Kerosene (Rope Start) W = Rope Start (Commercial)
KG = Kerosene/Gasoline WM = Commercial Rope Start Manual Tilt
KS = Kerosene (Rope Start) WMP = Same as WM w/Chrome Water Pump
      WT = Commercial Electric Start (Trim & Tilt)
      WTP = Same as WT w/Chrome Water Pump