9.8HP Parsun Outboard Motor Short Shaft 4-Stroke Forward Control

SKU: F9.8FWS Category:


Great things come in small packages, just like our Parsun 9.8HP Forward Control Electric Start outboard motor! As the world’s smallest forward-control outboard motor, you’re in for the ride of your life. With this Parsun model, you’ll get exceptional drive and control from the front of your boat without the unnecessary weight and size.

Plus, you can focus on enjoying the beauty around you or having more fun, thanks to the cleverly designed through-exhaust which means less noise and vibration. Even better, the driver shaft with ball bearing and needle roller bearing combination means that this is a durable piece of equipment made to give you a top performance.

When it’s time for adventure or a relaxing day out, the F9.8FWS is ready to go.

  • The world’s smallest forward-control outboard motor
  • Super portable, lightweight and compact
  • Fast and simple emergency shut-off via safety lanyard
  • Thermostat-controlled water-cooling system to keep engine temperature consistent and minimise issues
  • Durable aluminium propeller
  • Quality vibration-reduction system for a smoother and softer performance
  • Shallow water drive
  • 12 L fuel tank and line
  • Ultra-low emission plus compliant with CE and EPA regulations

Package Includes:

  • 9.8HP Parsun short shaft electric-start outboard motor
  • Remote control box
  • 12 L fuel tank and line
  • User manual


Engine type 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, OHC
Displacement 12.75 cu. in. (209 cc)
Bore x Stroke 2.17 in. x 1.73 in. (5.51 cm x 4.39 cm)
Max. output 9.8 hp (7.32 kw) @ 5500 rpm
Ignition system CDI
Starting system Electric
Steering system Forward control
Gear shift F-N-R
Gear ratio 2.08 (27/13)
Trim and tilt system Manual
Max. fuel consumption 2.8 lt/hr
Fuel tank capacity Portable 12lt Tank and line
Sump oil capacity 0.8 lt
Gear oil capacity 19.53 cu. in. (320 cc)
Dry weight 38 kg
Recommended transom height 15 inches (38cm Short Shaft)
Recommended fuel 87% octane
Recommended oil 10W-30/10W-40


Parsun Outboard Spare Parts

To support our loyal customers and keep their Parsun outboard running to its optimal performance we are offering Parsun Spare Parts at a fraction of the cost of any other brand.