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99 Ski centurion. breaker next to the ignition key, blows

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99 Ski centurion. breaker next to the ignition key, blows randomly. then I wait until breaker will allow us to reset and starts or just blows again
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?
Which engine do you have in the boat? Can I get the make/model/serial number on that so I can properly ID it.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Mercruiser 350 Mag Mpi
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
My name is Rich
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Got it Rich. All Mercruisers are cataloged by serial number, can I get that number please.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
where do I find that ?
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
It's on a metal tag riveted to the block, just above the starter.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
This is a replacement engine. sticker says Jaspers 954404
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Crap...... Is there any stickers on the engine, on the valve cover or on the spark arrestor that might have the original Mercruiser serial number on it?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
there is a number stamped in the block
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
What I would need is the original mercruiser serial number. That would be the only thing that would tell me which electrical system the engine has, and what manual to pull. Without it there is nothing we can do online, somebody would have to be in front of the boat to figure it out.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Guess we r screwed
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Sorry I couldn't help you out with this one. Maybe next time. Good luck!

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