three star rating
for ultra-low emissions.
Exceeds EPA emission requirements.
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
- Available in a wide
variety of models
- Greatly reduced vibration for smooth and stable running at
- 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
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
- 6 trim positions*
steering friction for reducing steering effort*
Fundamentals for User Convenience and Reliability:
exhaust for a quieter ride
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
- 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