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Below are notices sent from the factory to Chris~Craft dealerships to update and notify them of changes to maintenance and care of different boat systems. These  files are 1-3 page documents.

Chris~Craft Service Bulletin P-121, dated March 1, 1963. Subject of bulletin is "1963 Instruments - Cavalier, Sea Skiff & Chris Craft."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin P-107, dated January 2, 1963. Subject of bulletin is "Brass Exhaust Elbows which is a list of inline engine brass exhaust elbows with Engine Model, Elbow Description and Part.No."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin H-41, dated January 1, 1962. Subject of bulletin is "Correct Cable Installation on Model MI Control."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-162 Revision #1, dated November 1, 1967. Subject of  Bulletin is "Causes of Failure in the HF-7, HJ-7 and the P series Paragon Hydraulic Revers Gear."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin P-154, Rev #1, dated January 1, 1969. Subject of Bulletin is "Circulating Water Pump."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-33, dated December 1, 1959. Subject of Bulletin is "Cleaning Oil Pump Strainers."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin P-100 Supplement dated Feb 1, 1964, Subject of Bulletin is "Correct Assembly of Flame Arrestor (283, 283r, 327F).
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-31, Dated Dec 15, 1959, Subject: "Correct Cylinder Heads - K & KL Engines." This service bulletin provides details needed for servicing cylinder heads and carburetors on these engines.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin H-17, dated Oct 15, 1959, Subject "Correct Method of Lifting Boats." Describes lifting of the boat with the lifting eyes on the bow and stern of the boat.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-127, dated Nov 1, 1969, Subject "Engine Compression Gauge Readings (V-engines).
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-144, dated Jul 1, 1964, Subject "Engine Cooling System Trouble Shooting (V 8's).
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-130, dated Apr 1, 1966, Subject "Engine Mounts, Proper Tightening - Model 283F, 327F and 427."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-164, dated Apr 1, 1967, Subject "Excessive Oil Consumption - 283 (Carter), 283F & 327F Chris Craft Engines."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-149, dated Jan 1, 1969, Subject "Exhaust Manifolds - Maintenance."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin P-20, dated Nov 1, 1959, Subject "New Flexible Exhaust Hose."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-12, dated Oct 1, 1959, Subject "Fuel Consumption - In Gallons Per Hour for Chris~Craft Marine Engines."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin P-82, dated Aug 15, 1961, Subject "#21758 Fuel Filter Assembly for Model 283 Engines also 283F and 327F."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-12 Rev #4, dated Oct 1, 1968, Subject "Gasoline Consumption - In Gallons Per Hour for Chris Craft Marine Engines - V-type."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-153, dated Apr 1, 1965, Subject "Hydraulic Reverse Gear - Beather Modification."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin H-56, dated Jun 1, 1971, Subject "Hull Numbering System." This SB tell you some places to look for the Hull Number and refers to cruisers, sailboats and sportboats.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-85, Rev #1, dated Nov 1, 1966, Subject "Hydraulic Reverse Gears - Operation in Neutral, HF-series."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-146, dated Aug 1, 1964, Subject "Ignition Distributer - Chris Craft 6 Cylinder In-Line Marine Engines." Specs on the Prestolite IAY 4009 distributor.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-67 Rev #5, dated Nov 1, 1968, Subject "Ignition Timing and Spark Advance - Chris~Craft V-6 and V-8 Engines."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-23, dated Nov 15, 1959, Subject "Proper Installation of Companion Flange and Exhause Elbow Adapter on Model 283 Engines."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-70, dated Jan 15, 1961, Subject "Marine Engine Revolutions."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin H-42, dated Feb 1, 1962, Subject "Replacement of Propeller Shafts." Provides the dimensions between the strut and the propeller.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-136, dated Feb 1, 1964, Subject "Reverse Gear Adjustment Procedure, Applies to HF-2, HF-7 & HJ-7 Hydraulic Gears."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin P-154-A, dated Jan 1, 1956, Subject "Sea Water Pump." Bulletin shows to cut away graphics of the rubber impeller type and the brass gear type pumps and servicing information.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin P-131, dated Apr 1, 1963, Subject "Ski Tow Assemblies." Depicts the ski tow assembly for the 283 engine.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-106, Rev #3, dated Nov 1, 1968, Subject "Spark Plugs - Chris~Craft Marine. Engines." Provides spark plug mfg part number, engine model and plug gap.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-21, dated Nov 1, 1959, Subject "Synchronization of Dual Carburetors." Service bulletin on KFL, MCL and WB engines with how to sync the carbs.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-129 Rev #1, dated Jul 1, 1967, Subject "Thermostat Seal Tool - Models 225B, 283F, 283FLV, 327F, 427 and 431."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin P-23, Rev #1, dated May 1, 1965, Subject "Thermostats." Lists the thermostats kits available from CC.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-80 Rev of Bul 71 dated Feb 1957. Date of this bul is Jun 1, 1961, Subject "Valve Maintenance - In-Line Engines." Six page bulletin on the care and maintenance of valves in A, B, K, KL, KLC, KB, KBL, KFL, M, ML, MB, MBL, MCL, W and WB engines.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-24, Rev #2, dated Jan 1, 1967, Subject "Valve Timing in Crankshaft Degrees for Chris~Craft Marine Engines."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin H-12 Rev of Svc Bul #13 of 1/1/56, dated Oct 1, 1959, Subject "Vibration." Explains some possible causes of excessive boat vibration.
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin #38, dated Apr 12, 1946, Subject: Propellor Wheels - numberical by size."
Chris~Craft Service Bulletin E-55, dated Aug 15, 1960, Subject "Wrench Modification to Disconnect Oil Lines in V8-283 Oil Pan."


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