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Get the versatility of a lightweight engine along with the big performance of a powerful outboard.

Outboard Cover

This cover helps protect your Honda outboard against dust and debris while not in use. Honda Marine logo inprinted. Available for models BF2 through BF225.

See your local Honda dealer for pricing.

O.E. Original Aluminum - 3 Blades

Genuine Honda 3-blade propeller. Available for models BF2 through BF50.

See your local Honda dealer for pricing.

BF40 Features

Performance and Efficiency

Honda's Four-Stroke Engine Design
World-renowned Honda quality, proven reliability with no oil mixing.
Offset Crankshaft Design
Locates the powerhead directly over transom bracket pivot point for smoother operation of trim and tilt, as well as reducing stress on the transom and steering effort. Also,it reduces vibration and improves performance and handling. It also provides for a very compact design.
Non-Linear Mounting System
Patented non-linear mounting provides smoother operation at all engine speeds.

Reliability and Durability

Over-Rev Protection
Standard rev-limiter protects the engine from severe damage caused by over-revving.
Overheat and Low-Oil-Level Warning Systems
Standard overheat and low-oil warning systems offer peace of mind and protect your investment.
Fresh Water Flushport
Allows easy hook-up of a garden hose to flush debris and salt water out of the engine, extending the life of the outboard (optional Flush Kit required).
Sacrificial Anodes
The BF40 has 1 internal and 2 external sacrificial anodes to protect all metal components from corrosion.
Three-Year Warranty
The best outboards in the industry are backed by the best warranty in the business, 3 years parts and labour.

Convenience and Ease of Use

Light, Compact Design
Three-cylinder design allows for smooth operation while remaining compact.
Forward-Mounted Shift Lever (with Tiller Kit)
Allows easier shifting, especially when docking or in tight access areas.
Superior Battery Charging
There's always plenty of electric power with the 40 hp. Honda’s innovative technology enables this engine to output nearly twice as many charging amps as the competition’s.
Built-in Pitot Tube
A Pitot tube is designed into the lower gearcase and allows a direct hook-up for your speedometer.
Standard Gauges, Propeller and Control Box
Tachometer, trim gauges, aluminum propeller and a high-quality, side-mount control box are included with Power Tilt and Trim models.
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