Pa18-05: New Watergrip Propellers - Updated 2-8-2018 [Accessory Bulletin] [Pa18-05] [02-07-2018]
The Parts and Accessories Department is pleased to announce the release of a new Watergrip® Propeller!
An all-new propeller for DF150 through DF300AP models is now available for order through Suzuki Motor of America: The new Suzuki Watergrip propeller is specifically designed for increased durability, easy installation, and easy bushing replacement.
All DF150 through DF300AP (except DF150T and DF175T) models produced after February 1, 2018 will come with this new propeller hardware in the engine crate starting with the following engine serial numbers:
|Model||Engine Serial Number|
|DF150AP||15003P-810636 and later|
|DF175AP||17503P-810408 and later|
|DF200AP||20003P-811290 and later|
|DF200A||20003F-811630 and later|
|DF225T||22503F-810221 and later|
|DF225Z||22503Z-810041 and later|
|DF250T||25003F-811079 and later|
|DF250S||25004F-810280 and later|
|DF250AP||25003P-810546 and later|
|DF300AP||30002P-811702 and later|
To install the Watergrip Propeller on models produced PRIOR to February 1, 2018, you MUST install new mounting hardware as outlined on page 2 of this bulletin.
As an added benefit to you, if you choose to install this new propeller on new, unsold units in your inventory, Suzuki will issue to you a parts credit to your dealership for the mounting hardware only. Simply fill out the Parts Credit Form attached to this bulletin and email it to email@example.com. You DO NOT need to return the previous version of the hardware in order to obtain the parts credit. This hardware should be retained in dealer stock for the installation of non-Watergrip® propellers, if needed.
Watergrip Propeller Installation Hardware
The ordering of this hardware should coincide with the quantity of Watergrip® Propellers purchased from Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. The ordering of this hardware will be limited based on the number of Watergrip® Propellers sold. This new hardware will be included in the production engines as detailed on page 1.
|Part Description||Part Number||Quantity||Dealer Cost|
|Stopper, Propeller Bushing||57632-93L10||1||$30.55|
|Spacer, Propeller Nut||57633-93L00||1||$11.86|
The current propeller series 00800 and 0080L will be discontinued as inventory sells out and will be directly replaced with the new Watergrip Propellers—refer to the chart below for corresponding part numbers for the new propellers:
The hardware for the all-new Suzuki Watergrip® propeller, such as the propeller bushing, stopper and spacer, are completely new. Refer to the illustration below for details.
The change in the propeller bushing also required that the stopper and spacer be changed: