Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Boat Questions
Mysaltwater series will start fine all day and then all of a
My(###) ###-####saltwater series will start fine all day and then all of a sudden it won't. It just grinds as if no fuel at all is hooked up to it. Then all of a sudden it will start again. Any ideas.… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I have a 1999 or 2000 Yamaha f100 F100TLRY 4 stroke outboard.
I have a 1999 or 2000 Yamaha f100 F100TLRY 4 stroke outboard. Only has around 400 hrs on it.Never had a problem until last year, moved to Arizona, should have removed the gas. It gelled, I cleaned the… read more
Joe
Joe
Owner Kingsland Auto & Marine Services
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,396 satisfied customers
Boat will crank just fine, but wont turn over -- 1994 OMC
Boat will crank just fine, but won't turn over -- 1994 OMC Sunbird 180 w/ 4.3 liter stern drive. I installed a high-grade marine battery last weekend, and used it both days on the lake. Charged the ba… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I have a 1996 waveraider 1100 . guy bought new rode 2 seasons
I have a 1996 waveraider 1100 . guy bought new rode 2 seasons , winterized them and then had to pull 10 years in prison.. I picked it up and at that time ski had 55 hrs. I cleaned out the old gas and … read more
Chris
Chris
Senior Mechanic & Technician
Factory Training
163 satisfied customers
all of a sudden my 1998 Yamaha XL 1200 Waverunner will not
all of a sudden my 1998 Yamaha XL 1200 Waverunner will not start. I believe the starter is hanging up and will not kick in. I did try to jump the battery and also changed it out with a new one....wire… read more
Chris
Chris
Senior Mechanic & Technician
Factory Training
163 satisfied customers
Greetings,I have a 1978 MFG with a 1977 factory OMC 235 (351
Greetings, I have a 1978 MFG with a 1977 factory OMC 235 (351 w/4160 Holley). I have an issue with the engine wanting to stall when in gear at idle. I had the carborator rebuilt, same problem. I had t… read more
Master Tech
Master Tech
Service Manager/Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,167 satisfied customers
I have a 1994 Renken Classic Ski Boat and it has a yamaha inboard/outboard
I have a 1994 Renken Classic Ski Boat and it has a yamaha inboard/outboard engine. I have the info from the engine on the side of the engine listed as this: Yamaha L4 3.0, 6T3, 500289. I am having som… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
Hi There I am having problems with a 2006 Honda BF25A. Bought
Hi There I am having problems with a 2006 Honda BF25A. Bought it second hand. It ran perfectly on the lake for about half an hour and then started missing, spluttering then running properly for a few … read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
MarineTechnician
9,023 satisfied customers
Our Tige Black scorpion fuel injection engine has just started
Our Tige Black scorpion fuel injection engine has just started sputtering. It is OK in idle, but stalls and sputters in gear. This is our first trip ( we are currently on lake). We recently changed fu… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
good morning i have a 2002 yamaha txra 2 stoke outboard.. the
good morning i have a 2002 yamaha txra 2 stoke outboard.. the oil tank mounted to the engine was overflowing yesterday after start up in the inlet.. pulled the vent hose to the air box was spewing oil… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
Two questons: my 150 Saltwater Series was just fine last
Two questons: my 150 Saltwater Series was just fine last October when I put it to bed. Now on the lake this week my steering is not right. Easy to turn wheel but the responce from the motor is almost … read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 1995 900 ZXI that has run perfectly for two seasons
I have a 1995 900 ZXI that has run perfectly for two seasons (two submersions notwithstanding). Recently, it has had some starting issues. I ran it off and on all day about three weeks ago and then we… read more
Conservative
Conservative
Service Advisor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
154 satisfied customers
07 Yamaha VX110 Cruiser (Stock Everything) w/ 70 hours Trouble
07 Yamaha VX110 Cruiser (Stock Everything) w/ 70 hours – Trouble starting, skips and eventual stalled and wouldn't restart.. Bought this PWC used last summer, had modest use last summer (est 10 hours)… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
MarineTechnician
9,023 satisfied customers
Yamaha jetski 2004 GP800R that is bogging down on the hole
Yamaha jetski 2004 GP800R that is bogging down on the hole shot. Once the ski reaches 20mph it runs fine.… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
MarineTechnician
9,023 satisfied customers
We have a 2001 Yamaha PWC that we put a new battery in and
We have a 2001 Yamaha PWC that we put a new battery in and it ran beautifully 2 weekends ago - started right up not even a cold sputter from winter storage. We went to take it out last weekend and whe… read more
Kenny O.
Kenny O.
399 satisfied customers
Hi, i recently purchased 2 2008 Yamaha VX Cruiser PWCs & took
Hi, i recently purchased 2 2008 Yamaha VX Cruiser PWCs & took them out yesterday for the first time. We ran them without any trouble for 45 min or so. As we were trying to manuever them in position fo… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
MarineTechnician
9,023 satisfied customers
Jeremy- My 2004 XLT 1200 still dies on full throttle after
Jeremy- My 2004 XLT 1200 still dies on full throttle after having the carbs rebuilt by a Yamaha wave runner mechanic. For the past two years it would die on the first full throttle pump under load and… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
MarineTechnician
9,023 satisfied customers
I have a 1999 Yamaha 130 saltwater Fresh gas, new headgaskets,
I have a 1999 Yamaha 130 saltwater Fresh gas, new headgaskets, waterpump, plugs, carbs are clean, compression is 125 for all 4 ran great out on the water for about 45minutes then went into what I thin… read more
ROCKET
ROCKET
MASTER CERTIFIED TECH
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
426 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ted G.

Ted G.

Rigger, Diagnostician

2,678 satisfied customers

40 years boating, Safe boating instruct., Offshore Race promoter, Failure Analysis, Expert Witness

Dominick

Dominick

Marine Mechanic

1,009 satisfied customers

25 Years Experience as Mechanic, 20 Yrs Boat Yard Owner/Mechanic, Factory Certified

John White

John White

Marine Mechanic

306 satisfied customers

11 years experience working on outboards, inboards, sterndrives & pwcs

Jason

Jason

Marine Mechanic

22,043 satisfied customers

Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.

Tan

Tan

MerCruiser Certified Technician

11,409 satisfied customers

40 yrs. experience with complete engine repairs both inboard/outboard and MerCruiser Certified Technician.

Jeff G.

Jeff G.

Marine Mechanic

4,730 satisfied customers

42 years experience, Certified Master Technician, All Major Outboards, Sterndrives, Hi-Performance

Captain Dave

Captain Dave

Marine Mechanic

2,672 satisfied customers

USCG Licensed Captain, 20+ Years Boating, Fishing, Maintenance and Repair Experience

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x