These Tohatsu 2-strokes are world famous for their reliability, terrific-horsepower-to-weight ratios and top-of-the-line performances! These in-line 4-cylinder and 3-cylinder outboards provide all of the extra features you want and need without compromising Tohatsu's well-known quality. These outboards will give you performance and reliability for your long days of boating pleasure.

Tohatsu 2-stroke benefits

  • Excellent reliability with proven 2-stroke technology
  • Simple in design
  • Fuel & oil automixing for optimum lubrication*

Easy operation and handling

  • Loop charged induction for smooth operation and fuel economy
  • CD ignition system for quicker starts
  • Power Trim & Tilt*
  • Remote control**
  • Oil reservoir located on the top of the motor for quick and easy refills*

Fundamentals for user convenience and reliability

  • Through-the-prop exhaust for a quiet ride
  • Thermostatically controlled cooling system for consistent engine temperature
  • Stainless steel water pump housing 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
  • Multi-function gauge incorporating a tachometer, an oil level gauge, and a trim meter*
  • Aluminum propeller

Warning and protection

  • Electronic Safety Governor limits engine rpm to protect the outboard against over-reving
  • Overheat warning (audible)
  • Water pressure sensor
  • Safety lanyard (an essential protection feature standard on all Tohatsu outboards)
  • Start-in-gear protection for safer engine starting


Power40.00 HP / 29.42 KW
Bore and stroke68 x 64
Max. Speed range5000-5700
Starter systemmanual or electric
Control systenTwist grip type or remote control
Gear ratio1.85
Propeller Selection area-
Water level15",20",22",25"
Fuelunleaded gasoline
Recommended OilOil for Tohatsu two stroke outboards (TCW-3)
Fuel tank25L
Weight87.00 kg
Alternator power12V, 130W, 11A
TOSC compatibility*-
All TOHATSU Four Strokes meet EU emission standards
Standard- & Optional Equipment
Electric Starter -
Manual Starter - -
Engine Stop Switch Lanyard * *
Rectifier o
Elektr. Motorhebe- und Trimverstellung - -
Gas Assist Tilt - - - -
Öl Auto Mixing -
Oil Pre-Mixing - - -
Transom 15/20/22.5 15 20 15/ 20
Propeller Selection area
Analog Tachometer o o
Analog Trim Meter - - -
Remote Control Box - -
25L Plastic Fuel Tank
Tool Kit
Emergency Starter Rope
Spare Spark Plugs
Ownersb Manual
Standard       Optional o


M40 Dimensions