Tohatsu 4-Stroke 40HP Outboard Motor, Tiller Handle

MFS40AETS 
Tohatsu 40HP Outboard with Tiller Handle, Power Trim and Electric Start, 15” Short Shaft 

Introducing the lightest weight in its class, EFI 40hp four stroke. Outfitted with a sleek four stroke design, the MFS40 comes in two color options, Beluga White and Aqua Marine Blue, allowing you to choose which color best fits your boat. Starting at just 209 pounds, you will not find a lighter weight motor in its class.

This outboard is equipped with proven technology, including electronic fuel injection (EFI) and digital CD ignition, which provides quick throttle response, excellent fuel economy, and very smooth rides on the water. The MFS40 also has a high output 21 amp alternator for superior battery charging. The adjustable steering friction and trim tab reduces your amount of steering effort, making for an easier and more enjoyable boating experience. Convenience is also covered with the 40hp four stroke’s built-in freshwater flushing system, making routine flushing quick and easy.

The 40hp EFI four stroke not only offers a more powerful ride while using less fuel, but is among the lightest on the water in its class. With proven reliability and performance, the MFS40 is every boater’s versatile choice for work, play or even once-in-a-lifetime memory making!

Description

Tohatsu 4-Stroke Benefits

  • Sleek design with two color options: Aqua Marine Blue and Beluga White
  • Outstanding fuel economy
  • Lightest weight in its class, starting at just 209 lbs.
  • Available in short (15″) & long (20″) shaft lengths
  • Ultra-low 3 star CARB emission approved
  • 5 Year limited warranty

High Performance and Easy Operation

  • Electronic Fuel Injection
  • Digital CD ignition system for quicker starts
  • High output 21 amp alternator
  • New and improved gear case with lower gear ratio for increased low end torque
  • Adjustable steering friction and trim tab for reducing steering effort
  • Power trim & tilt

Fundamentals for User Convenience and Reliability

  • Through the prop exhaust for a quieter ride
  • Built-in freshwater flushing system for easy routine flushing
  • Variable idling speed control from 650 to 950 rpm’s
  • A camshaft-driven trochoid oil pump ensures long-term durability of critical engine components
  • Stainless steel water pump housing liner for outstanding durability

Warning and Protection

  • Low oil pressure warning (visual and audible)
  • Overheat warning (visual and audible)
  • Battery voltage warning (visual only)
  • Start-in-gear protection for safer engine starting
  • Safety lanyard (an essential protection feature standard on all Tohatsu outboards)
  • Over-rev. limiter

Specifications

Model / MFS40
Engine (No. of Cylinder)3
Output40 hp (29.4 kw)
Displacement866 cc (52.84 cu.in.)
Bore x Stroke70×75 mm (2.75×2.95 in)
StartingElectric
Control TypeRemote Control or Tiller Handle
Gear ShiftForward – Neutral – Reverse
Gear Ratio2.08:1
Ignition SystemMicroComputer Programmed
Transom Height15″, 20″
FuelUnleaded Gasoline (87 Octane)
Oil TypeNMMA Certified FC-W® 4-stroke oil**
Oil Capacity0.63 gal (2.4L) w/filter
Weight*209 lbs. (95 kg)
Alternator Output12V, 252W, 21A
Max. RPM Range5000-6000
Electric Fuel InjectionS
Digital CD Ignition SystemS
Start In Gear ProtectionS
Thermostat Controlled Cooling SystemS
Through-The-Prop ExhaustS
Overheat BuzzerS
Oil Pressure WarningS
Power Trim and TiltS