Tohatsu MFS6


Our first priority when developing these 6 hp engines was to make them lightweight and compact without compromising reliability or the quality performance associated with the Tohatsu brand name.

We have maintained the durable standard features that Tohatsu owners appreciate while making fuel-efficient 4-strokes that are easy to transport.

These 8hp outboards are compact 2-cylinder, SOHC engines that have been manufactured to comply with all US EPA & CARB 3-star rating emission regulations.

Key benefits:

  • 3-way storage position capability without worrying about oil spill
  • Newly designed top and bottom cowl based on Tohatsu design philosophy for marine products
  • Light and compact
  • Front mounted gear shift lever F/N/R, another industry first in it’s class
  • Designed with proven technology
  • Greatly reduced vibration noise for smooth and stable running at all speeds
  • Greatly reduced induction noise for a quieter ride
  • Sacrificial anode can protect the engine from electrolysis
  • Ultra-Low emission

Fundamentals for user convenience and reliability:

  • Newly designed and unique front and back carrying handles for easy transport
  • Through-the-prop exhaust for a quieter ride
  • Digital CD ignition for easier starting, quicker throttle response and smooth trolling
  • Recoil starter with larger reel makes manual start fast and easy
  • Thermostatically controlled cooling system for consistent engine temperature
  • Stainless steel water pump housing for outstanding  durability
  • High grade marine aluminium alloy that provides the ultimate protection against corrosion
  • Zinc coating on internal water passages for superior corrosion resistance
  • External 12 ltr Plastic fuel tank.
  • Aluminium propeller
  • Shallow water drive with 6 trim positions
  • Adjustable steering friction for reducing steering effort
  • Longer than normal tiller handle 
  • 12v,60w,5amp Battery Charge System standard (Sail Pro model only)


  • Oil pressure warning
  • Safety lanyard (an essential protection feature standard on all Tohatsu outboards)
  • Start-in-gear protection for safer engine starting


  • This model includes an External Tank Connector installed on engine to allow user to use an optional external fuel tank. 


Engine 4 Stroke
Output 6 ps (4.4 kw)
Displacement 123 cc (7.51
Bore x Stroke 59 x 45 mm (2.32 x 1.77 in)
Starting Manual
Engine Lubrication System Trochoid pump
Spark Plug NGK DCPR6E
Ignition Timing BTDC3-BTDC25
Emission Compliance EU & EPA & CARB 3-Star
Number of Cylinder 1
Fuel Tank Capacity 12 (3.17)
Oil Capacity 800 mL (27 fl. oz.)
Speed Control Twist Grip Type
Gear Reduction Ratio 2.15 (13.28)
Alternator Output Optional: 12V, 80W, 5A (Standard on Electric Start Models)
Max. RPM Range 5,000 - 6,000

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