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I jusy got my sailboat back in he water. All my system are working as normal. I noticed however when I rotate the prop shaft back and forth by hand there
I have a 1999 Seaswirl Striper 2100. The bolts that hold the anchor rest to the pulpit are loose and I can't see any way to tighten them. The nuts are
I get a high pitched squealing sound when I turn on the motor on my 20 foot Sunchaser pontoon. Motor is a 60hp Mercury 4 stroke 2013 model. Has run and
Today we went to the lake and the boat was running great. We stopped at the beach and dropped off some smaller kids and picked up 5 teens to go tubing.
My Fishermarine 24 DLX was cranking and running fine during the day. After shutting it off for a couple of hours I attempted to start it . It would not
The tilt on my f70 outboard will not tilt up after I have accelerated. If I'm passed about half throttle it will not tilt I have to back off throttle and
Hi all my 1994 90 Johnson OMC tilt trim wont build pressure to raise the motor. I have topped up the fluid. The motor whirrs away same as ever if you
Boat runs great as long as your going. Once you shut down and anchor for awhile, will crank but never fire. Was told that there is a diode that is probably
I got this boat for free and started fixing it up. The title says 1962 14ft Reinell.It currently has a 1962 Johnson 18hp motor, I'm just wondering the
I have a 2004 yamaha f150 outboard. After running at about 3000 RPM for 20 minutes the engine started knocking real bad. After running a few test of my
This morning on the lake my steering locked up. I have a sea star hydraulic assist. What could cause this and how do I fix it?
I have a 2015 Mercury 115 Four stroke, installed a second battery and arcked the cables when I was installing. Lost all power to motor and the safety cord
I installed another battery and I arked the cables and lost all power to motor, the safety kill switch is making a beeping noise cant seem to find anything,
got it out this year and motor started hard so pulled plugs and getting to much gas and i dont hear my eletric chock working nether and when it started
I have a 1979 mercury 140 HP outboard that is very hard starting when cold. Seems to be a fuel issue. When starting for the first time of the day or after
I am working on a ocean pro 150 that has water leating from starboard head and from the top of the head unit. It has a miss and surges, I'm pretty sure
My bass boat has a 08 mercury optimax 200. After launch and idling out of the no wake zone when i was trying to plane off i had an intermettent alarm
Hi, while boating this afternoon, I noticed white smoke, a burnt rubber smell and screech like noise. I have my boat serviced regularly and we just put
My husband has a bass tracker 75hp merc. motor and it is I think about 17 ft long. When we are in the boat traveling quite a distance to our fishing spot
I looking at a Bayliner 245SB that has a 5L mercruiser single prop. I was told that this was not enough engine to have more than 4 people on board. I
I have a 1998 35 hp johnson that will shut down when trolling,will always start right up again, then I run it wide open and troll again sometimes will
After towing a tube or wakeboard for about 15 min or so I stop the engine and it will not start again. After about 20 minutes it will start again as if
Recently got a second hand boat. The Johnson 40 outboard starts when in neutral but stops when shifted to forward or reverse and will kick back on when
my 1989 Century 4500 clx 23 foot cuddy cabin will not plan out even in the water . it stays bow high and will not go over 2300 rpm. the trim on the outdrive
I have a 75 HP Merc outboard on my 17 ft. Starcraft. When the motor is not running and is tilted up, the motor “flops” to one side or the other. How can
Bought boat to recondition put new battery in cleaned all connections when key is turned to start position engine would only click after trying 5 times
I replaced the linkage on the throttle body (the old one broke last fall, and I had to make a new one as they are out of production) and now when I start
1984 Force 85 hp outboard turns over however, there is no spark. Replaced the stator, but that didn't change anything. Does this model have a kill switch?
I trailer my boat so it is exposed to weather when not in use. When I take to launch and back down ramp many gallons of water pour out of side drain hole.
I want to install a kicker motor bracket for a 6hp evinrude on a 1983 chaparral bowrider fibreglass boat. It has a 90hp johnson. Is it safe enough to put
I take the boat out and it runs perfect and then about 15 minutes later at high speeds it falls on its face and then revs up and falls on its face but
2015 Ranger Z117 2014 Mercury 115 hp DFI. I hit a log, no physical damage other than scuff marks on the foot. I was at full throttle and the engine never
I just bought a 1978 Ebbtide Captiva that I'm restoring. The boarding ladder is basically toast. I'd like to replace it, but I can't for the life of me
Since my boat was flooded about 5' on bottom of floor Ive had difficulty getting motor to start and continue to run. Could it be my distributor that got
I recently bought a boat with the engine noted. Is there a way to lock down the engine so it does not kick up when I have to go into reverse? I sometimes
Motor was running great and then the last 2 weeks it starts to shut down when running up on plane. Checked for water in separator did not find any. Checked
Took the boat out and it ran good for a while then just died and wouldn't start. Had to use the trolling motor to get in and load the boat. Got home popped
I just got a 13ft bayliner with the 50 hp force motor gave to me . It’s a 1985 it sat for almost 2 years but was running well when put up . Now I tried
1997 sea ray 210 bow rider . Toward the end of the season last year I started having an issue with the trim/sterndrive partiallly raising up at high speeds
Wondering how to clean out the fuel tank on my speedboat. It's a 17ft Doral with an inboard 3.0 OMC engine. Any help greatly appreiciated.
I just got my grandpa's 1986 trophy bass boat from my mom. The only promblem is she left it out in her yard for quite a few years and the weather has taken
I boight it for 300 bucks. It wouldnt start with the key but you can with alligatir clips. Then i figured it was the starter solonoid. The wires are good
I have a 2001 Sea Hunt center console the Yamaha two-stroke 130 motor outboard it drives great if I touch the trim while driving it will set the alarm
spring 2016 start up motor started perfect, idled perfect but choked and coughed at any thing over 2000rpm. Dealer replaced the fuel pressure regulator.
I have a 2001 Glastron SX 175. I got it from my brother who had it outside for 2 years. It shifts easy when at home. Took it to the river today and it
I have a manual tiller 40hp (EX40) 2 stroke outboard motor engine having issue with engine cannot rev up. the engine starts up perfect, but when reving
1999 seaswirl stripper 5.7 liter Chevy engine, Volvo Penta drive. No fuel from the injector's after 30 seconds to a minute of running. Replaced all the
We are new to boating and our family purchase a 1981 Kayot 24ft Pontoon boat last summer. When we cruise on the water a lot of water comes on deck from
Model number VWB 52119C Serial number 28X 25557 I'm trying to remove the lower unit to replace gaskets and replace the water pump. The lower unit will
I am swapping out motors on my boat the throttle linkage is about 2.5 foot shorter than the old. it is different motors.However the throttle/shift cable