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Boat dies after idling few minutes runs good at hgiher

Customer Question

boat dies after idling for a few minutes runs good at hgiher accelerates great.
have to pump bulb to restart , bulb gets soft
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 9 months ago.

Hi Moe, my name is Jason.

What is the model number of the engine you are working on?

Will the engine continue to idle if you pump the primer bulb over and over, and continiously force fuel to the engine?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
225 Hp
yes it will run if I catch it quick enough
Expert:  Jason replied 9 months ago.

I need the actual model number on the engine. Yamaha Makes EFI 4 stroke, EFI 2 strokes, Carb 2 strokes, DFI/HPDI 2 strokes. I would need to know exactly what you have.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
f225txrc
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Yamaha
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
4 stroke
Expert:  Jason replied 9 months ago.

Will idle if you pump the primer bulb over and over and over?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
need anything else ? took the bypass check valve apart and its very clean and operates as good one way check valve restrictor ,,reassembled and installed
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
what ? hoping to get a quick response, to get back on the water, will go to other sources on line

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