Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

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

Related Boat Questions
I have a 1998 Volvo Penta DP-s with 1.78 ratio. It works
Hey there. I have a 1998 Volvo Penta DP-s with 1.78 ratio. It works great, but has sat in the water it's entire life and the cases are severely corroded. I would like to find used drives but can't fin… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I purchased a used 1998 Ebbtide Campoine 182 with a volvo
I purchased a used 1998 Ebbtide Campoine 182 with a volvo penta cobra sx outdrive. The previous owner backed into something and the lower part of the unit seems to be jacked up internallay and the pro… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
Will an Atwood Hydro-stabilizer model 9400/9401 work on a
Hello. Will an Atwood Hydro-stabilizer model 9400/9401 work on a Volvo/Penta SX series outdrive? (5.0) The Atwood directions say it will not fit Volvo/Penta 280 or 290, but will fit a 270?… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
Could you give some information about reliability of 7,4 OMC
Could you give some information about reliability of 7,4 OMC Cobra and King Cobra drive ? (model 1997)… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
Hi, I have 3 Volvo Penta lower units I won at a storage unit
Hi, I have 3 Volvo Penta lower units I won at a storage unit auction. I'm trying to sell them but am having trouble identifying them. I've got several numbers off of them but they seem to be part numb… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I have a Volvo Penta SX -M Outdrive with a Gear Ratio of 1.79
I have a Volvo Penta SX -M Outdrive with a Gear Ratio of 1.79 with a bad upper unit. The lower is perfect and has been inspected and cleaned and ready for a new upper. my question is I have located a … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I have a 1996 OMC Striper with a Ford 302 engine and a volvo
I have a 1996 OMC Striper with a Ford 302 engine and a volvo penta sx cobra stern drive. The stern drive unit was replaced in 2005 and the lower gear box let go and chewed up the gears in it. The unit… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I have a 1996 4 winns with a volvo penta SX outdrive 5.8
I have a 1996 4 winns with a volvo penta SX outdrive 5.8 liter engine 1.51 ratio. out drive serial number TO799996 prod number(NNN) NNN-NNNN a gear broke in the lower unit. I have found a much newer o… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
need to know what volvo penta sx drive will work on my boat..cannot
need to know what volvo penta sx drive will work on my boat..cannot find any rebuilt/used options for drive unit. Have read that my particular boat/year was volvo penta. here is info on my boat. 95 Fo… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
ford king cobra 1994 Is there parts availability for Chris
ford king cobra 1994 Is there parts availability for Chris Craft 1994 King Cobra with a tagged product number on the out drive with the propeller? Volvo Penta(NNN) NNN-NNNNratio 1.51 Serial T0809688 s… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
Omc cobra outdrive 1995 looking to replace the impeller. I
Omc cobra outdrive 1995 looking to replace the impeller. I have removed the upper housing 3 bolts, but dont see any houseing got the impeller. I beleive this was a transitional year from cobra to Volv… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
I have a four winns boat with 7.4GL volvo penta I am trying
I have a four winns boat with 7.4GL volvo penta I am trying to find the "sea water pump" thisengine has acirculating pump on the front of the engine but nothing else for a sea water pump I have traced… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
OK Mike, so we found an outdrive in our area, the SF Bay, that
OK Mike, so we found an outdrive in our area, the SF Bay, that is a Volvo SX-M. This is the later model (1998 and up), right? Will it work with a 1993 Volvo Penta 5.8L EFI (Model(NNN) NNN-NNNN? We don… read more
Whitecap36
Whitecap36
Service Manager/Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,557 satisfied customers
hello, i have a volvo penta 5.0 litre motor in the boat i just
hello, i have a volvo penta 5.0 litre motor in the boat i just purchased and have a manual for it, but the stern drive is a 5.0 litre omc cobra and dont know what year manual to get? it has mod 985271… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
I have a stern drive. Volvo 290 DP that came with this Boat.
I have a stern drive. Volvo 290 DP that came with this Boat. My question is I would like to convert to Diesel 4cylinder and, SX Diesel out drive. Is there an adpter shield that I can buy?… read more
Dominick
Dominick
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,009 satisfied customers
I need a new ECA Module for 5.8 Ford (volvo) omc. Engine model
I need a new ECA Module for 5.8 Ford (volvo) omc. Engine model 58FACPMDA, Serial T01265145. I have a no spark situation and have replaced the distributor, coil, cap. It fires once and then won't fire … read more
Dominick
Dominick
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,009 satisfied customers
1991 Volvo penta inboard transmission stuck in gear. (reverse)
1991 Volvo penta inboard transmission stuck in gear. (reverse) I'm A marine mechanic but have never seen one of these. Looks like A cone clutch SX drive. If I pull the top off do you think I could fre… read more
Scott Martin
Scott Martin
Service manager
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
167 satisfied customers
I have a 1995 18 Sunbird boat with OMC Cobra 6 cylinder engine.
I have a 1995 18' Sunbird boat with OMC Cobra 6 cylinder engine. I wanted to change the water pump impeller using the instructions from SELOC OMC Stern Drives repair manual and mistakenly opened the s… read more
Pappy's Sales and Service
Pappy's Sales and Service
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
586 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