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Yamaha 115 will start will idle but wont go much more than

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Yamaha 115 will start will idle but wont go much more than idle speed ,changed the pluges and gas filters no change in speed or power cant get it back on the trailer
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

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

What is the model number on this engine?

What is the history on it, when was the last time it made full power? Have you ever seen it make full power personally?

How old is the fuel?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Rick
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
ran grate for years
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

Hi Rick,

What is the history on it, when was the last time it made full power?

How old is the fuel?

Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

Your payment for phone service did not go through. Did you want to get that squared away with customer service (they can be reached at *****@******.*** ) or did you want to stay online?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Had 1/4 take from last yr with stabilize I filled it to 1/2
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

Is this the first time you have run the engine this year?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
stay on here
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

Is this the first time you have run the engine this year?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
ran it 3 mouths ago it would to 1/2 speed did not have time to work on it
now it wont do that
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

What is the model number on this engine. I need to know if it is a 2 stroke or 4, carbureted or fuel injected.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
4
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

no model number?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
hold
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Where to look
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
the book said F115 or LF115
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Owners manual not book
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

Got it.

Next question.... Do you have any questions for me, either general or specific? Or did you want me to explain how we troubleshoot the engiens in the shop, covering all bases?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
still there
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
no more Questions
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

Uhhh,.... Okay I guess. Good luck

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
no idea what it is
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

Please think about this.... How in the world would I have any idea of what is wrong with your specific engine?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Ya got me
Expert:  Jason replied 11 months ago.

I'm calling this quits. I've given you a half an hour of my time so far with no progress or no compensation to me. Good luck.

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