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2008merc.150 optimax started all day. went to start it to

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2008merc.150 optimax started all day. went to start it to load on trailer ,would not start. the motor seem to be turning over a lot freer than it did.was like the batteries where weak turned over real slow. new batteries and where fully charged
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 9 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?

I read what you wrote. What kinds of questions did you have that I can help you out with?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
what do i check
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
why would it turn over freer all of a sudden
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
when do i get an answer
Expert:  Jason replied 9 months ago.

Do you have a hand held volt meter, and do you know how to take voltage measurements?

Expert:  Jason replied 9 months ago.

Are you still with me?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
to both
Expert:  Charles replied 9 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** will assist you with your question.

Are you near the boat currently?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
no
Expert:  Charles replied 9 months ago.

Did you look at the belt on the top of the engine?

Have you puled the plugs yet to look at them?

If I am understanding what you have written, it is turning over faster now then when it actually started, is that correct?

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