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Experience:  Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.
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Has this problem last summer 4.3 merc would star fine and when

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has this problem last summer 4.3 merc would star fine and when it would idle down it would stall . Got the idle module changed and got it winterized at the same time . Took its out for the first ride of the summer same results started fine and would not stay running. The boat was bought newast summer and have had the same issue twice already
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?All Mercs are cataloged by serial number, can I get that number please. If you don't have it, is this a carbureted or fuel injected engine?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Fuel injected
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Got it, now what part are you calling an idle module?
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Hello, it looks like you read my response and logged off. Did you try to send a reply back as I did not receive one.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Seems like there is a problem with fuel pump
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
What makes you say that? Is there a lack of fuel pressure at idle?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Took it in to a dealer this morning to get it checked out. Thanks for the assistant
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Oh okay. Did you have any further questions on this or was there anything else I could answer for you?-Jason
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Nope that's all thanks again for your time
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
You are most welcome. Good luck!

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