Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

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

Related Boat Questions
My 2012 BF 225 Honda outboard after idling for a while sends
My 2012 BF 225 Honda outboard after idling for a while sends off an alarm. The problem is getting more frequent. It is not overheating. When the ignition is shut of and the motor is restarted it reset… read more
Noel Schembri
Noel Schembri
Marine mechanic
Diploma
2,659 satisfied customers
2008 honda 4 stroke outboard starts fine runs fine trolled 3
2008 honda 4 stroke outboard starts fine runs fine trolled 3 hrs when returned to dock at slowest possible forward throttle speed engine cut out stalled restarted finished docking at lowest speed forw… read more
Noel Schembri
Noel Schembri
Marine mechanic
Diploma
2,659 satisfied customers
I have a 2017 Mako 16 cc boat with the mercury 40 hp. 4
I have a 2017 Mako 16 cc boat with the mercury 40 hp. 4 stroke. It's 1 month old and the alarm comes and goes . Runs great and water shooting out the back ) Just want to unplug the the buzzer for now … read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
2003 mercury 150 2 stroke, powered up today to 4000rpm and
2003 mercury 150 2 stroke, powered up today to 4000rpm and engine shut off shortly after. Re-started and ran short while and powered off again. Saw their was weak stream of water coming out so assume … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
225 four stroke Yamaha outboard, 2005 327 hours on it, 24ft
225 four stroke Yamaha outboard, 2005 327 hours on it, 24ft Skagit Orca XLC No not turn up over 4500 rpm's?… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have a 2004 225 4 stroke outboard recently serviced. Oil
I have a 2004 225 4 stroke outboard recently serviced. Oil is full gas is new and it's charging fine. When I put the key in and turn on it immediately starts a continuous alarm that remains after star… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
I have a 2003 mercury 225 hp 4 stroke outboard. it has the
I have a 2003 mercury 225 hp 4 stroke outboard. it has the wires cut near the ignition that i believe go to the gauges. can you tell me whats the color code of the wires to what gauges oil pres, temp,… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
Jason I have a 2002 outboard Suzuki 150 with electronic fuel
Jason I have a 2002 outboard Suzuki 150 with electronic fuel injection. While i was using it on the lake yesterday, the low oil light and the rev limit light and alarm came on. I assumed it was low oi… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
Hi I have a 2003 225 Yamaha outboard. Problem is at trolling
Hi I have a 2003 225 Yamaha outboard. Problem is at trolling speeds of 2.5 to 3.5 I get an Continuous Alarm I shut it off and restart engine. I do this many times and alarms stops Any Idea what might … read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
During sea trial on Hylas 54 with 4JH2DTE surveyor ran engine
During sea trial on Hylas 54 with 4JH2DTE surveyor ran engine up to max throttle (4000 rpm) underway to test temp. Engine alarm sounded after 30 seconds while temp was at only 190F. Shut down engine. … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
looking at a whaler with a 2003 Mercury 225 hp 4 stroke engine
looking at a whaler with a 2003 Mercury 225 hp 4 stroke engine (made by Yamaha I believe) with 180 hours on it. I cant tell if I should stay away because of the corrosion issue or if I just need to ge… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I recently purchased a 2003 Carolina Skiff , center console
I recently purchased a 2003 Carolina Skiff , center console with a 2003 60HP Mercury 2 stroke outboard. When I turn the key to start it the warning horn does not sound. I have a shop manual and tested… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
My Suzuki 225 sometimes runs fine an all of a sudden alarm
My Suzuki 225 sometimes runs fine an all of a sudden alarm beeps goes into limp mode then gets back on plane. Then sometimes motor just kills and when it does that then when you turn key to on it does… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I exchanged a 1999 Mercury 200 with a 2003 225 EFI and the
I exchanged a 1999 Mercury 200 with a 2003 225 EFI and the wires that went to the alarms on the dash are different on the 225. How do I know which wire goes to the right wire????… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I have a 1985 70hp Johnson outboard as soon as turn the switch
I have a 1985 70hp Johnson outboard as soon as turn the switch on i get an alarm before even trying to start the engine what do i look for… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
ok i have a 1996 225 yamaha saltwater series 2 engine and while
ok i have a 1996 225 yamaha saltwater series 2 engine and while running ofshore the engine alarm buzzer goes off about an hour out running 4000 rpm reduced speed after about a minute the alarm goes of… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
MarineTechnician
9,023 satisfied customers
I have a yamaha salt water series 6 cyl 200 hp outboard. Today
I have a yamaha salt water series 6 cyl 200 hp outboard. Today a siren went off and the gauge indicated a temp warning. I was idling waiting for a spot at a fuel dock. Then the warning buzzer stopped.… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
MarineTechnician
9,023 satisfied customers
225 honda alarm high pitched every 2 seconds.at idle at dock.
225 honda alarm high pitched every 2 seconds.at idle at dock. Just changed out 1 bad spark plug and ran at full RPM.… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 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