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I have a 155 wake pro sea doo jet ski. It will crank fine

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I have a 155 wake pro sea doo jet ski. It will crank fine but will not accelerate? Any suggestions? This is a brand new jet ski with only 4 hours on it.
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Customer: Earlier in the day we ran over the tube rope and it was wrapped around the shaft. We had to cut the rope, but the jet ski ran fine after that incident.
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  RSRBOB replied 4 months ago.

Hi and thank you for your question.

I need clarification on what the ski is doing now. When you say it wont accelerate, do you mean the engine revs up but the ski doesn't move, or do you mean the engine will not rev up when you pull on the throttle trigger?


Expert:  RSRBOB replied 3 months ago.


Have you made any headway on this? I see we still have some unanswered questions that are very early in the diagnostic process. Let me know if you need any more help with this.



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