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I have a kohler 7.3 generator on a 2002 silverton I replaced

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I have a kohler 7.3 generator on a 2002 silverton I replaced the impeller last year after purchasing the boat it ran for around 5 may 6 hours last summer I cranked it up last weekend it ran for maybe a hour shut so I checked it today one fin was missing from the impeller so I changed the impeller now I cant seam to get the impeller to prime any suggestion would be great thanks for your time
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

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How is your water pump inlet hose plumbed in the boat? On most installations the hose plumbs to a sea strainer, and then from the strainer over ot a through hull fitting. How is yours set up?

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