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 125 hp outboard. Purchased in 1999. never had a
I have a 125 hp outboard. Purchased in 1999. never had a problem. went out this weekend and during my trip a continuous beep was coming from the console. Water was streaming from the motor and there w… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,215 satisfied customers
1976 Yamaha 40 hp 2 stroke ,outboard, continuous beep alarm
1976 Yamaha 40 hp 2 stroke ,outboard, continuous beep alarm comes on if throttle is more than 1/3 open, oil injection tank over 1/3 full, also this motor makes a ticking sound at low speeds it is a 2 … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,215 satisfied customers
I have a mercury 90 hp. Sr # 2B287354. This unit has an over
Hello I have a mercury 90 hp. Sr # 2B287354. This unit has an over heat alarm going off while treat running over 4000 rpm. Engine looks clean. And pee stream is very good. Impeller was replaced last w… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have a 2006 Mercury 115 horse Optimax that has sand in the
Hi my name is Robert & I have a 2006 Mercury 115 horse Optimax that has sand in the intake and getting am lot of sand thru the poppet, have flushed it out numerous times and was hoping we got it all a… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I've got a Mercury 135 HP . I run the outboard 2-3
I've got a Mercury 135 HP . I run the outboard for about 2-3 hours at 4000 RPM ,then a alarm will sound . Its start of as a short beeps then one long constant beep and then the RPM will drop to ideal,… read more
Noel Schembri
Noel Schembri
Marine mechanic
Diploma
2,716 satisfied customers
1994 2-cycle 70 hp Johnson outboard overheats at high load.
1994 2-cycle 70 hp Johnson outboard overheats at high load. I have changed the impeller still getting the same stream of water still overheats at high load. Alarm sounds and engine cuts back to slow s… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a Johnson 20hp outboard motor. All of the sudden, no
I have a Johnson 20hp outboard motor. All of the sudden, no water is being dispense through pee hole and under motor. The beeping noise is activated and the engine goes into slow mode where minimal hp… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a mercury outboard engine 4 stroke 40 hp, when I go
I have a mercury outboard engine 4 stroke 40 hp, when I go at high speed an alarm comes on and the engine slows down after which the alarm goes off checked sea water pump good stream coming out is the… read more
Malta Tech
Malta Tech
Marine Tech
High School or GED
287 satisfied customers
I have a inboard jet Mercury optimax 215 hp for a sugarsand
hi i have a inboard jet Mercury optimax 215 hp for a sugarsand boat it beeps when i push the throttle full blast and won't shut off unless i stop the motor and turn it off. do you know what is wrong. … read more
orcamarine
orcamarine
Proprietor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
7 satisfied customers
I have a 1995 mercury 175 oil injectioned outboard. The oil
I have a 1995 mercury 175 oil injectioned outboard. The oil is pumping to the holding tank under the cover and water is pumping out the "pee hole" yet the alarm continues to sound. What could cause th… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 2007 mercury 90hp outboard and whan I hit around 3000
I have a 2007 mercury 90hp outboard and whan I hit around 3000 rpm the engine will at times rev up to 4500 rpms without me moving the throttle and a loud continous beep goes off until I turn off the e… read more
Noel Schembri
Noel Schembri
Marine mechanic
Diploma
2,716 satisfied customers
My 2007 60 hp 4 stroke outboard stops expelling cooling water
My 2007 60 hp 4 stroke outboard stops expelling cooling water after being running approx .25 hours and then off for about an hour. I try to free debris, which there is none and keep everything else cl… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
I have a pontoon with a 50 hp 2-stroke mercury outboard. I
I have a pontoon with a 50 hp 2-stroke mercury outboard. I was starting the engine today after about two weeks. It was running properly then. However today it would not start. It caught a couple of ti… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
My 2003, 90 hp Outboard was taken out of the water for storage.
My 2003, 90 hp Outboard was taken out of the water for storage. As I was flushing the engine I noticed that there was no water coming out of the "water pump indicator" hole. The water pump is practicl… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I just put this outboard on my boat myself and i took it to
I just put this outboard on my boat myself and i took it to the lake yesterday. When i started it sputtered and died a few times. then once i got it warmed up i gave it full throttle and it went good … read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
The overheat alarm on my 2001 Mercury xr6 150 hp outboard goes
The overheat alarm on my 2001 Mercury xr6 150 hp outboard goes offabove 2000rpm. If run at above 4000rpm it cools down and the alarm goes away. At all times there is a strong stream from the back vent… read more
Captain Dave
Captain Dave
Marine Mechanic
Master's Degree
2,672 satisfied customers
i have 2007 90 hp 4 stroke mercury outboard, when i start the
i have 2007 90 hp 4 stroke mercury outboard, when i start the motor up, the horn beeps 4 times and the motor runs a little erractic. jc… read more
ROCKET
ROCKET
MASTER CERTIFIED TECH
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
426 satisfied customers
How do I turn my ignition alarm off when I try to start my ...
How do I turn my ignition alarm off when I try to start my 1989 glasstream fish & ski? What does the alarm mean?… read more
Larry B.
Larry B.
Marine Service Tech
High School or GED
574 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

23,215 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