Yamaha 1.8L Super High Output Engine Review 2013- By BoatTest.com
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Captain John Wenz shows the specifics of the 1.8L Super High Output Marine
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Yamaha FZR SHO 400HP+
A modified SHO stage 3 conversion 2010 model on normal pump gas (93RON)
and no ecu mods done all home baked! put that in ur pipe !
I roughly measured the acceleration speed at 0 to 82 mph at 3 sec ,mods
done to improve handling stock pump but new Riva Racing impeller.
The 1/8th mile in about 6 seconds !
We have done a hundred hours on this ski and
it still has not given any problems ,build to last!
How to Easily Add 40-hp to Your Yamaha FX SHO, FZR or FZS WaveRunner
The Riva/Athena Pro-Series ECU provides a huge performance advantage to the
Yamaha 1.8L Engine delivering over 40-hp to the stock SHO engine. ECU is
fully programmable with either RIVA supplied mapping or user adjustable
parameters. Most calibrations require use 91+ octane pump fuel. Plugs
directly into factory wiring harness via waterproof connectors.
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