Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

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

Related Boat Questions
2009 yamaha 15hp 2 stroke leaking water and exhaust at base
2009 yamaha 15hp 2 stroke leaking water and exhaust at base of powerhead. Replaced gasket twice. No water coming out of rear discharge of exhaste port … read more
Shane Creekmore
Shane Creekmore
Certified Mercury Marine technician
High School or GED
551 satisfied customers
2005 150XR6. Been dealing with some overheating issues for
Second opinion] 2005 150XR6. Been dealing with some overheating issues for quite some time now. Tried just about everything I can think of so looking for any other ideas. The problem I originally had … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,804 satisfied customers
I have a 2007 150 mercury EFI. It is running too hot. Going
I have a 2007 150 mercury EFI. It is running too hot. Going into guardian mode. I have replaced the water pump assembly, 143 degree Thermostats, poppet valve,base gasket, adapter plate gasket, head ga… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have a 115 HP 1993 Suzuki oil injected outboard motor which
I have a 115 HP 1993 Suzuki oil injected outboard motor which is getting water into the bottom cylinder and missing very bad. I have had the motor checked, replaced gaskets to head and Exhaurst water … read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,507 satisfied customers
Hello, i live in holland so excuses for my bad english. I have
Hello, i live in holland so excuses for my bad english. I have a problem with my 50 hp efi mercury outboard from 2002. I get a continues alarm when i trottle from more dan 2/3. I replaced the waterpom… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I just bought a 87 Suntracker party Barge with a Mercury Classic
I just bought a 87 Suntracker party Barge with a Mercury Classic 50. I replaced the decking and seats and now I'm working on the engine. I think she has been sitting for awhile. Compression is between… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,804 satisfied customers
The shifter shaft on my 1991, 115 HP, 2 stroke Yamaha outboard
The shifter shaft on my 1991, 115 HP, 2 stroke Yamaha outboard broke right at the bottom where it goes into the sleeve. I bought a repair manual and it does not tell me what I have to take apart to ge… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
A Mercury Sport Jet 240 EFI. If I start the motor first and
A Mercury Sport Jet 240 EFI. If I start the motor first and then turn on water it runs fine and no problem. If I turn on the water before starting it fills the motor with water. Power head has been ap… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
Mercury Mercury my telltale on my merc 500 wont spit water
my telltale on my merc 500 wont spit water the hose was plugged but now is clear down to the fitting on the water manifold on side of motor. it has a new water impeller now i hook a garden hose to the… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
Mercury Optimax 135, 2001 model year. The top and bottom bolts
Mercury Optimax 135, 2001 model year. The top and bottom bolts that mount the motor to the stern attachment are corroded and need replaced. The bottom attachment looks fairly straightforward. What is … read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
how to change 1/2 inch copper pipe from water pump to head
how to change 1/2 inch copper pipe from water pump to head in johnson ocean runner 200hp 1995?… read more
tom
tom
outboard mechanic
High School or GED
117 satisfied customers
I there, I have a 82, V4, 90hp, Evinrude with a overheating
I there, I have a 82, V4, 90hp, Evinrude with a overheating problem in the right hand cyclinder bank, as viewed from the rear. So far I have removed the head, the restrictors are in place, replaced ga… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
Hello, 50 evinrude 1975 water entering top cyl. I have replaced
Hello, 50 evinrude 1975 water entering top cyl. I have replaced exhaust cover gaskets, head gasket, powerhead and adapter gaskets and also checked condition of reed valves. all of the old gaskets look… read more
John White
John White
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
306 satisfied customers
i have a 2003 honda 115 rying to get power head off got every
i have a 2003 honda 115 rying to get power head off got every bolt i can find out. does it have to come apart with adapter plate and oil tank and remove steering… read more
Larry B.
Larry B.
Marine Service Tech
High School or GED
574 satisfied customers
I replaced head gasket on a 1974 Johnson 70hp. It is still
I replaced head gasket on a 1974 Johnson 70hp. It is still getting water in the bottom cylinder. It is a three cylinder. Any suggestions on what to do next or is the block cracked… read more
orcamarine
orcamarine
Proprietor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
7 satisfied customers
I am having trouble getting a Johnson 3 hp to coll adequately.
I am having trouble getting a Johnson 3 hp to coll adequately. It has a good impeller, pump body and plate, and has good water pressure. I have cleared all of the passages and have made sure all surfa… read more
TOM
TOM
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
196 satisfied customers
Volvo AQAD40 runs a little hotter than its brother, temparture
Volvo AQAD40 runs a little hotter than its brother, temparture rises to a critical level after 3200rpm and uses 250ml water during 6 hours underway. 1) SMALL HEAD GASKET FAILIER? your comments appreci… read more
Dan Boy
Dan Boy
Amusement ride technician
High School or GED
110 satisfied customers
I have a 1983 115 HP V-4 Cyclinder OMC/Johnson ...
I have a 1983 115 HP V-4 Cyclinder OMC/Johnson Outboard and the right head cyclinder is getting very hot to the touch and the sound device goes off.......can you help me....thanks Bob… read more
BC Boat Guy
BC Boat Guy
Lecturer/Instructor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
56 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

3,332 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

22,804 satisfied customers

Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.

Tan

Tan

MerCruiser Certified Technician

11,507 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

2,759 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