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 volvo penta v6 4.3 gas 1999. My volvo dealer just
I have a volvo penta v6 4.3 gas 1999. My volvo dealer just sold me a set of aluminum anodes part #(###) ###-#### and (###) ###-####for my out drive. my question is, is that correct??? My boat is in sa… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I just bought a very clean 2007 Cobalt 242 with a 320 hp
I just bought a very clean 2007 Cobalt 242 with a 320 hp Volvo Penta 5.7 GXi gas engine & Duoprop stern drive with only 140 hours. It was always used in fresh water but I plan to use it heavily in sal… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,804 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
11,507 satisfied customers
I have a Westerbeke 44A with 1600 hours on a sailboat. I had
I have a Westerbeke 44A with 1600 hours on a sailboat. I had been loosing some fresh water engine coolant for some time but could not find the leak. At the same time I was finding a "red / tan " sludg… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,804 satisfied customers
I have a 20 year old mercruiser. 5.7 liter alpha 1. I have
I have a 20 year old mercruiser. 5.7 liter alpha 1. I have corrosion in the cooling system and would like to use muratic acid to see if I can clean it out. I am going to install a new thermostat housi… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,804 satisfied customers
XXXXXmatched to a 5.7 GI. One of my drives is stuck
XXXXXmatched to a 5.7 GI. One of my drives is stuck up in full tilt. I can hear the drive making noise but it won't move back down. Where is the trim fluid located on a Volvo Penta? I don't see anythi… read more
Scott Martin
Scott Martin
Service manager
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
167 satisfied customers
Recently Purchased a 1999 Larson Hampton 235. Volvo Penta
Recently Purchased a 1999 Larson Hampton 235. Volvo Penta 5.7 GS, 350, 250 HP. SN: XXXXXXXXXX Volvo Penta SX Outdrive. SN XXXXXXXXXX Sea Trials were perfect, bought the boat, 2 days later there is a l… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,804 satisfied customers
I have a 1991 24foot Imperial sports cruiser 5.7 Ltr volvo
I have a 1991 24foot Imperial sports cruiser 5.7 Ltr volvo penta with outdrive. the tilt and trim has stopped working. when i press the control button i can hear the solenoid click in but nothing happ… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,804 satisfied customers
I just bought a 1970 Chrysler Volvo 110 I/O with Volvo Penta
I just bought a 1970 Chrysler Volvo 110 I/O with Volvo Penta Stern Drive. Is there another engine (American) that can be coupled with this Stern Drive? We don't have any Volvo Dealers nor Boat Service… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
i am buying a boat that has the volvo penta 5.7 gl v-8 225
i am buying a boat that has the volvo penta 5.7 gl v-8 225 hp engine. i have always had mercruisers. is this volvo a good machine… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I have a 2004 5.7 L duo prop. During the winterization process
I have a 2004 5.7 L duo prop. During the winterization process the gear oil in the stern drive was drained and was milky looking. The authorized volvo penta service shop did a vacum test and a pressur… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,804 satisfied customers
I have a volvo penta 5.7 gsi plkd #4110139422. Where is the
I have a volvo penta 5.7 gsi plkd #4110139422. Where is the fuel pressure regulator located, and can I get a new one, Part number? having troble finding it. Engine running rich and hard to start when … read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
Where does a 1992 Volvo Penta 2003 BT (serial #2300049299)
Where does a 1992 Volvo Penta 2003 BT (serial #2300049299) zinc insert and where can I buy one?… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,507 satisfied customers
Due to overheating on my last run out, and investigated and
Due to overheating on my last run out, and investigated and discovered a badly broken and torn impeller. I am replacing an impeller on the volvo penta engine. Due to finding pieces and bits of the rub… read more
Greg Robinson
Greg Robinson
Senior service manager
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
199 satisfied customers
Carver 350 Mariner. 2001. only 195 hrs. Momentary top RPM 4,300.
Carver 350 Mariner. 2001. only 195 hrs. Momentary top RPM 4,300. Cruise at 3,800 RPM getting 16 knots. Only 0.5 mpg?? Hull is clean. At 105 hrs: starboard engine with burn valve, pulverized........new… read more
mercmastertech
mercmastertech
Service Manager, Master technician
Technical School
249 satisfied customers
my ten amp fuse started blowing on my trim motor after the
my ten amp fuse started blowing on my trim motor after the ear on the prop came off. Replaced the props and the fuse but now the 10 amp fuse keeps blowing… read more
briggs archer
briggs archer
master marine mechanic
Associate Degree
403 satisfied customers
Bought a neutra-salt system for my mercruiser 5.7 EFI Bravo
Bought a neutra-salt system for my mercruiser 5.7 EFI Bravo 3. No instructions on where to tap into the wate lines with a 'T" fitting to inject solution. is there any other low pressure hose besides t… read more
Yachtwork
Yachtwork
Owner Team Yachtwork
Technical or Trade School
2,439 satisfied customers
I have a 2003 Chaparral 320 with Volvo 5.7 Gxi engines. I
I have a 2003 Chaparral 320 with Volvo 5.7 Gxi engines. I just moved the boat to salt water. What is the best way to flush the engines? Should I also be flushing generator and AC systems?… 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

3,332 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

22,804 satisfied customers

Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.

Tan

Tan

MerCruiser Certified Technician

11,507 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

Noel Schembri

Noel Schembri

Marine Mechanic

2,759 satisfied customers

Advanced technical diploma

< 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