MFS5

MFS5

PORTABLE

The Tohatsu 5 hp 4-stroke gives you that peace of mind you need when purchasing an outboard. With Tohatsu’s excellence in engineering, you can be assured that you are choosing an engine that will be with you for years to come.

The 5 hp features a front mounted gear shift lever, an industry first in its class, and with ultra-low emissions and exceptional fuel economy this little 5hp 4-stroke is cleaner burning while also keeping your cost at the gas pump down.

Tohatsu 5 hp 4-Stroke Benefits

  • Light and compact!
  • Front mounted shift lever, an industry first in its class!
  • Designed with proven technology
  • Greatly reduced vibration for smooth and stable running at all speeds
  • Greatly reduced induction noise for a quieter ride
  • Ultra-low emission, EPA and CARB 3-Star rating approved
  • 5 Year limited warranty

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 drive
  • 6 trim positions
  • Adjustable steering friction for reducing steering effort
  • New longer tiller handle (110mm extension)
  • Newly designed holding grip and larger carrying handle

Fundamentals for User Convenience and Reliability

  • Through-the-prop exhaust for a quieter ride
  • Thermostatically 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 against corrosion
  • Zinc coating on internal water passages for superior corrosion resistance
  • 3.1 Gallon (12 liter) fuel tank with fuel gauge
  • Aluminum propeller

Protection

  • Low oil pressure indicator
  • Safety lanyard (an essential protection feature standard on all Tohatsu outboards)
  • Start-in-gear protection for safer engine starting
  • Over-rev. limiter

FEATURES

Front Mounted Shift Lever

The new front mounted shift lever, an industry first in its class, allows for better drivability.

Longer Tiller Handle

The tiller handle has been extended 110mm from previous models for easier access and maneuverability.

Larger Carrying Handle and newly designed Holding Grip on bottom cowl

A newly installed holding grip on the bottom of the cowl as well as a larger carrying handle makes transporting this compact model even easier.

Propeller Hub Exhaust

Through-the-prop exhaust helps reduce engine noise.

SPECIFICATIONS

Engine (No. of Cylinder)1
Output5 hp (3.7 kw)
Displacement123 cc (7.5 cu.in.)
Bore x Stroke59 x 45 mm (2.32 x 1.77 in)
StartingManual
Control TypeTiller Handle
Gear ShiftForward – Neutral – Reverse
Gear Ratio2.15:1
Propeller Selection Range6″ – 9″
Transom Height15″, 20″
FuelUnleaded Gasoline (87 Octane)
Oil TypeNMMA Certified FC-W® 4-stroke oil** SAE 10W-30/40 (SF, SG, SH, SJ)
Oil Capacity15 fl. oz. (450 mL)
Fuel Tank3.1 US Gal. (12 Lit) Separate Fuel Tank
Weight*55 lbs. (25 kg)
Alternator OutputOptional: 12V, 60W, 5A
Max. RPM Range4,500 – 5,500
Digital CD Ignition SystemStandard
Start In Gear ProtectionStandard
Thermostat Controlled Cooling SystemStandard
Through-The-Prop ExhaustStandard
Oil Pressure WarningStandard
Shallow Water DriveStandard
ModelMSRPShaft LengthCylindersTiller HandleRemote Fuel TankPropeller
MFS5CS$1,686151SSS
MFS5CL$1,713201SSS
S:Standard
  • MSRP is the “Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price” (US$). Actual retail price may vary. Please contact your local dealer for actual retail price.
  • Specifications subject to change without notice. Additional models and/or configurations may be available. Contact your local dealer for details.