Motor Codes

P X 1 5 0 T L R Z

Here's a breakdown of what the different letters and numbers in the Yamaha model numbers mean:

P
MODEL
X
FUEL INJECTED
150
PROP SHAFT HP
T
TRIM&TILT/
POWER TRIM&TILT
L
SHAFT LENGTH
R
CONTROL METHOD
Z
MODEL YEAR
C=C SeriesX=OX66Example:T=Power Trim&Tilt with Electric StartS=15"R=Remotex ControlP=1991
E=Enduro Commercial ModelZ=HPDI6P=Power Tilt with Electric StartL=20"H=Tiller HandleQ=1992
F=Four-Stroke Engine 9.9E=Manual Tilt with Electric StartX=25"$12500R=1993
L-Pro Series Model 200M=Manual Tilt with Manual StartU=30"$11500S=1994
S=Saltwater Series   J=Jet Drive Lower Unit$1395T=1995
S=Saltwater Series     U=1996
T=4Stroke with High Thrust     V=1997
D=Twin Rotating Props     W=1998
      X=1999
      Y=2000
      Z=2001
      A=2002

Yamaha Motor Code Letters