Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

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

Related Boat Questions
96 fast strike. New plug, correct Champion QL78YC. Finished
96 Johnson fast strike. New plug, correct Champion QL78YC. Finished carb rebuilds today. New needles, seats, and all gaskets … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
2012 115 hp mercury fuel system float keep sticking after
2012 115 hp mercury fuel system float keep sticking after short storage. Is there an upgrade to the system? … read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have a 2010 Mercury 90HP EFI It is acting like its starved
I have a 2010 Mercury 90HP EFI It is acting like its starved for fuel. Will beep like normal then start fine, will fun at dock no real issues, if you rev the engine in nuetral it will cut out at 2400i… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
2011 Mercury 115 4 stroke, went out several days ago, boat
2011 Mercury 115 4 stroke, went out several days ago, boat planes good, after 10-15 minutes at 3800 rpms 28 mph, boat starts to bog down, won't go more than 8 mph decreased rpms motor idled ok tried t… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
115 mercury EFI OUTBOARD,2014, starts and runs fine for 20
115 mercury EFI OUTBOARD,2014, starts and runs fine for 20 min, … read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
How can I tell if the pulse line on my '92 Evinrude 120
How can I tell if the pulse line on my '92 Evinrude 120 HP looper is supplying enough pressure/suction to run my VRO pump?… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a two stroke 115 hp outboard that was running fine.
I have a two stroke 115 hp outboard that was running fine. The primer bulb was cracked during our last outing so I bought a new one and installed it. I added some fuel and primed the engine and it sta… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
Hey I own a bass tracker nitro with a 1996 115hp mercury outboard. I took it out on water
Hey I own a bass tracker nitro with a 1996 115hp mercury outboard. I took it out on water other day ran it flat out at about 40 miles a hour and noticed the tach would jump from 4000 to 8 000 rpm so I… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I took the carbs off of my 83 115 mercury and cleaned them
I took the carbs off of my 83 115 mercury and cleaned them and put them back on and when I started it up it did OK but once the engine warmed up it started to choke down and after it died it was very … read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I just bought me a used 1983 mercury 115hp which is a in line
I just bought me a used 1983 mercury 115hp which is a in line 6 cylinder. Will my 83' mercury 150hp, lower unit fit on the 115? Also what is the proper way to break in a rebuilt 2 stroke outboard and … read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 150 hp Johnson outboard that starts every time but
I have a 150 hp Johnson outboard that starts every time but recently and suddenly I am unable to accelerate above idle because the engine gets rough and dies. It is a 6 carb 2 cycle engine part number… read more
MRYZ450F
MRYZ450F
74 satisfied customers
I have a 2000 Johnson 50HP motor on my boat. When initially
I have a 2000 Johnson 50HP motor on my boat. When initially starting the motor at the boat dock it runs in idle fine, but after running in mid or high speed on the lake and pwer down and shift to "idl… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
My dad had a 1983 Merc Outboard with a 115 hp. We have had
My dad had a 1983 Merc Outboard with a 115 hp. We have had an idling problem for years. This spring he gave it to my brother and me and we had a mechanic put new plugs in, clean the carb and other rep… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
I have a 2000 Regal 1700 Xr2 Jet boat with the mercury 175
I have a 2000 Regal 1700 Xr2 Jet boat with the mercury 175 sport jet. When I took the boat out of storage, I hooked the hose to it and the engine started right up. Went down to the lake put the boat i… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
90hp 6cyl mercury. my engine would not run one day. the fuel
90hp 6cyl mercury. my engine would not run one day. the fuel pump was not pumping. i rebuilt the pump and replaced all of the lines. ran fine in the yard. went to the lake the pump would not pump. wen… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
I have a Mercury 60hp EFI outboard 2005 or 06 model. Due to
I have a Mercury 60hp EFI outboard 2005 or 06 model. Due to low lake levels, it has not been in the water for approx. 2 years. I have run it several times using ear muffs, but the last time I tried, i… read more
ROCKET
ROCKET
MASTER CERTIFIED TECH
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
426 satisfied customers
I HAVE A MERCURY 150 OUTBOARD. DOES THIS MOTOR HAVE A FUEL
I HAVE A MERCURY 150 OUTBOARD. DOES THIS MOTOR HAVE A FUEL PUMP. THE GAS IS DRAINING OUT OF THE GASS FILTER ON THE MOTOR. I HAD TO CHANGE THE FUEL WATER SPERATOR. SINCE THAN I HAVE HAD TROUBLE WITH TH… read more
Dominick
Dominick
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,009 satisfied customers
98 Evenrude Intruder will start and idle but when you give
98 Evenrude Intruder will start and idle but when you give it gass it will go gor about 30 sec and then die like it runs out of gass. If you prime it will do it again. I have replace fule line and bul… 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