Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

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

Related Boat Questions
1994 Suzuki dt25. Cleaned carbs. Replace plugs and all coil
1994 Suzuki dt25. Cleaned carbs. Replace plugs and all coil packs and plug wires. Also have new gas tank and new fuel line to motor. I can crank the motor and it will idle perfect and everything is go… read more
Ted G.
Ted G.
Rigger, Diagnostician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,678 satisfied customers
I have a 2005 stingray 195 lx it has the 4.3 mercrusier fue
I have a 2005 stingray 195 lx it has the 4.3 mercrusier fue injected after running for a couple of hours it started a loud beep , it it beeps twice every 3 minutes or so and the boat also will not idl… read more
Boat Doc
Boat Doc
253 satisfied customers
Boat runs fine then all of a sudden alarm will go off then
Boat runs fine then all of a sudden alarm will go off then no power can only go very slow. We have put fuel additive changed fuel filters . Changed air filter. We think it's fixed then after driving i… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
70 hp running the boat at full throttle ran great around the
70 hp running the boat at full throttle ran great around the lake a couple times then all of a sudden I slowed down to go into marina and then all of a sudden it started running rough now it will not … read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
Heard beeps, check engine light came on along with oil
Heard beeps, check engine light came on along with oil sensor message. Just had the oil sensor replaced a month ago. … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,316 satisfied customers
Are u familiar with 5.0 mercruiser engines? Sea Ray sundeck 200 hit mud and possibly sucke
Are u familiar with 5.0 mercruiser engines? Sea Ray sundeck 200 hit mud and possibly sucked it in. Flushed and everything was fine. Next trip about 30 min in, alarm goes off (2 beeps) and oil psi goes… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 2004 searay 200 Sundeck. It runs fine but all of a
I have a 2004 searay 200 Sundeck. It runs fine but all of a sudden today the engine alarm beeps when I bring up the speed. All the manual says is possible water temp, engine oil or stern drive oil but… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 2008 Sugar Sand Tango boat with a 200 HP optimax Sport
I have a 2008 Sugar Sand Tango boat with a 200 HP optimax Sport Jet motor. Today with running it at about 3,500 RPM (30 MPH) all of a sudden it bogs down as if to run out of fuel. I filled with gas an… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
After running my 2003, 90 Yamaha 2 stroke all morning I shut
After running my 2003, 90 Yamaha 2 stroke all morning I shut down to go lower the lift, and when I tried to re-start, it started, in neutral, wide open so I shut it down immediately. Tried it a few mo… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,316 satisfied customers
What is a good asking price for a 2004 Sea Ray sundeck with
What is a good asking price for a 2004 Sea Ray sundeck with following specs: Hours=400 Mercruiser 5.0L MPI BR3, 260 HP owner just spent $5k replacing 2 cast iron engine manifolds used to cool engine d… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I had my 2005 etec on pittwater sat and ran fine for around
I had my 2005 etec on pittwater sat and ran fine for around 3 hours at 4500 rpm have never done wide open throttle all of a sudden it began to lose hp and although didnt stall it came back to a limp m… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,316 satisfied customers
Hello, i own a 2008 Searay 260 sundeck powered by a 496 Mercruiser
Hello, i own a 2008 Searay 260 sundeck powered by a 496 Mercruiser (375hp). 2 weeks ago I was cruising and gauge showed I had about 22% left. All of a sudden the motor just quit on me. I got towed, ad… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
James, hope youre doing well. While out on our 2005 Sea Ray
James, hope you're doing well. While out on our 2005 Sea Ray Sundeck 200 this weekend the console started beeping 2 times in a row about every 60 seconds and a check engine message came on the console… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I have a 115 hp optimax that the engine guardian system has
I have a 115 hp optimax that the engine guardian system has been activated. Slowing down the throttle speed the horn will turn off. What will cause this and how hard is it to fix. The boat and moter w… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
I have a one year old Mercruiser 5 liter MPI in a Sea Ray 240
I have a one year old Mercruiser 5 liter MPI in a Sea Ray 240 Sundeck. It's run beautifully all week untill last night when we came back to the cove and Idled down it died. Now it starts and runs but … read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
Baja islander 252 islander, 454 magnum, bravo 1, over heated
Baja islander 252 islander, 454 magnum, bravo 1, over heated due to impeller issue, alarm went off, power reduced, lost approx 10 mph just before it throttled itself back. I had the impeller fixed, no… read more
Ted G.
Ted G.
Rigger, Diagnostician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,678 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
1986 Cajun Boat with 150 HP Evinrude OB Jerry Fox Derby
1986 Cajun Boat with 150 HP Evinrude OB Jerry Fox Derby Kansas XXX-XXX-XXXX Purchased January 2007 Ran in the drive way with Muffs and idled OK, a little rough at about 800-900 RPM Memorial Day Weeken… read more
davesoutboard
davesoutboard
owner
Associate Degree
1,570 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

23,316 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