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 2004 Yamaha 2 stroke 50 hp outboard. The engine
Hello , I have a 2004 Yamaha 2 stroke 50 hp outboard. The engine seem to run good for about 15 minutes. Only went up about 3/4 throttle.(New Boat to me). After it idle for a minute or two went to give… read more
Tommym1119
Tommym1119
Diploma
138 satisfied customers
I have a Yamaha 50 hp. 2 stroke (50CE, modelnumber) from
Hello. I have a Yamaha 50 hp. 2 stroke (50CE, modelnumber) from around 1980-1983. The engine have 2 cylinders, and one of the carburetor float height is a bit of since the engine would not start and g… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have a 1998 Yamaha 120XL 2 stroke With 50 hours on it that
I have a 1998 Yamaha 120XL 2 stroke With 50 hours on it that runs fine for 20 minutes and reaches 55MPH then starts to bogg and surge but still reach 7000 RPM then fall to 5000 or 3000. It does not co… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have I 1990 Yamaha 90 hp outboard motor. It idles well but
I have I 1990 Yamaha 90 hp outboard motor. It idles well but surges when you give it gas. I was thinking the carburetor need to be cleaned. Do you agree and do you have instructions for the process?… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
cleaned and rebuit the carburaters on a 50 hp yamaha engine
cleaned and rebuit the carburaters on a 50 hp yamaha engine and now i have gas pouring out of the bottom carbwith the engin not running or running when i prime the bulb gas flows out… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
Hi Tan! I have a 50 HP 3CYL Merc Model Number(###) ###-####D
Hi Tan! I have a 50 HP 3CYL Merc Model Number(###) ###-####D SN 0T063369. This motor has the WME 1 XK Carbs. I have fuel leaking out of the vent holes (which are thtreaded, should there be something i… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 1994 Yamaha 8 HP 2 stroke outboard. Motor was running
I have a 1994 Yamaha 8 HP 2 stroke outboard. Motor was running bad, stalling, would run with choke partially out, so I ordered a carb kit and took the cab apart, cleaned it and intalled all pieces of … read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 50 hp 2 stroke I will only crank and run with the
I have a 50 hp 2 stroke I will only crank and run with the Emergency Fuel Enrichment Switch in the on position What could be the problems Where do I start… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I am having Trouble Shooting a Yamaha model c60v 50 hp outboard
I am having Trouble Shooting a Yamaha model c60v 50 hp outboard 2 stroke engine stalls while accelerating.… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a Mercury 50 HP outboard motor on a 16 ft boat. It idles
I have a Mercury 50 HP outboard motor on a 16 ft boat. It idles at 1100 RPM and is very smooth. When I give it the gas it seems to labor and take for ever to plane out. It tops out at 4500 RPM. I put … read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I have a 1987 Yamaha 50 HP Fuel Inj. on a winner boat. It ran
I have a 1987 Yamaha 50 HP Fuel Inj. on a winner boat. It ran perfect until about a month ago I went acrossed a large wake at near full speed and it hit hard on the far side of wave. It almost immedia… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
Hi Ive got a 30hp 2stroke oil injected yamaha. Have had a
Hi I've got a 30hp 2stroke oil injected yamaha. Have had a few problems with water in the fuel, took it into the workshop up the road and had the carbs cleaned and polished. Has run well for the last … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
25,120 satisfied customers
I cleaned and installed carb kits in my Evenrude 50 HP. The
I cleaned and installed carb kits in my Evenrude 50 HP. The motor starts and idles fine, but at 1/2 to 2/3 throttle, the motor runs on 0ne cylinder only. Could it be the float not adjusted properly. I… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
I have a 1994 outboard Mercury 25 hp. It starts & idles great,
I have a 1994 outboard Mercury 25 hp. It starts & idles great, but when I get it over 50% throttle, it sputters & the engine revs down. When I let off the throttle again back to below 50%, it runs fin… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
In the spring of 2008 I found a Palm Beach 16 foot boat that
In the spring of 2008 I found a Palm Beach 16 foot boat that I wanted to buy. It was a 2003 with a 50 hp yamaha. When I tried the boat out I found that it would idle fine but it would not power up whe… read more
Captain Dave
Captain Dave
Charter Captain & I.S. Director
Master's Degree
2,808 satisfied customers
Hello my name isXXXXX i recently got one of your 1955
Hello my name isXXXXX i recently got one of your 1955 evinrude 7.5 HP outboard motor and i got it to start 1 time now it wont start no matter what i do i have tried evrything and im about to just thro… read more
Master Tech
Master Tech
Service Manager/Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,167 satisfied customers
i have yamaha 40 hp outboard....are the 3 carbs suppose to
i have yamaha 40 hp outboard....are the 3 carbs suppose to have rubber plugs in all the holes on the top of them....bottom 2 no leaks but top carb has gas coming out from under the top plate… read more
ROCKET
ROCKET
MASTER CERTIFIED TECH
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
426 satisfied customers
I have a Johnson, 60 hp. 3 cyl. two cycle, oil-injected
I have a Johnson, 60 hp. 3 cyl. two cycle, oil-injected motor. I just purchased this last winter, so I don''t know the history of the motor. Upon taking it out for the first time, the motor ran fine a… read more
Scott
Scott
Marine technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
543 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.

Marine Mechanic

4,145 satisfied customers

40 years experience, Safe boating instruct., 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

25,120 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

Noel Schembri

Noel Schembri

Marine Mechanic

3,046 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