'88 Johnson 150 Shift Problem

The problem I am having is when I shift to reverse I get nothing. When I tried adjusting cable I lost drive and got reverse. There seems to be no happy medium can not get both gears engaged only one or the other. Do you think my controls are bad or cables?

 

Sounds like the control box doesn’t have enough throw.

Randy

 

 

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Thanks,
Mark C.

 

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