Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

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

Related Boat Questions
I changed impeller on my 1985 mercury 50 today. But not
I changed impeller on my 1985 mercury 50 today. But not pumping water … read more
Yachtwork
Yachtwork
Owner Team Yachtwork
Technical or Trade School
2,444 satisfied customers
My 1996 15hp needs a new water pump impeller. I tried to
My 1996 Johnson 15hp needs a new water pump impeller. I tried to remove the lower part but my model doesn't have a disconnect or for the shifter. … read more
Noel Schembri
Noel Schembri
Marine Mechanic
Diploma
2,759 satisfied customers
I change the impeller on my 2013 DF 115 without issue. I
I change the impeller on my 2013 DF 115 without issue. I reinstalled the lower unit, and while aligning the shifter shaft was difficult, I was able to get the shaft to engage the upper section of the … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
24,601 satisfied customers
I have a 2010 df 175 Suzuki outboard. I would like to
I have a 2010 df 175 Suzuki outboard. I would like to install a drive shaft bearing bush as it seems as though it has been removed. (the engine has a whine which perhaps maybe installed by refitting t… read more
AntonioC93
AntonioC93
Marine Service Manager
International Business
231 satisfied customers
09 mercury 90 HP Elpto. Took lower off, replaced impeller,
09 mercury 90 HP Elpto. Took lower off, replaced impeller, reassembled 4 times. Each time we are locked in gear? … read more
Noel Schembri
Noel Schembri
Marine Mechanic
Diploma
2,759 satisfied customers
2015 Yamaha F150: installed water pump repair kit exactly
2015 Yamaha F150: installed water pump repair kit exactly right, reassembled engine, attached the water hose attachment, started engine, put in gear, no water out pee hole … read more
Yachtwork
Yachtwork
Owner Team Yachtwork
Technical or Trade School
2,444 satisfied customers
I have a 1984 mariner 150 that won't pee. We pulled the
I have a 1984 mariner 150 that won't pee. We pulled the lower unit off to change the water pump and it looked brand new. Which the old owner said he had done it not that long ago. We blew air up the p… read more
Yachtwork
Yachtwork
Owner Team Yachtwork
Technical or Trade School
2,444 satisfied customers
I'm back. tried to renew my subscription but response said i
pearl, I'm back. tried to renew my subscription but response said i had to contact an agent. this is regarding the Marine Diesel Cummins QSC 8.3 engines. can you resend the link to renew? … read more
DR.Cummins
DR.Cummins
Field Service
High School or GED
2,389 satisfied customers
Ted... replaced the pump in the VST box and it runs like a
Ted... replaced the pump in the VST box and it runs like a champ... on land anyways but it would not run at all before I replaced the fuel pump... So now it isn't pumping any water.. Ran it a few minu… read more
Ted G.
Ted G.
Rigger, Diagnostician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,332 satisfied customers
I have the lower unit down and cleaned upon my honda 115A, I
I have the lower unit down and cleaned upon my honda 115A , I want to turn the shaft to put the impeller in the right direction and the shaft will not move clockwise or at all. Why not? Thanks Jim… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
24,601 satisfied customers
Purchased Yamaha 200 4 Stroke in 2009. After every trip the
Purchased Yamaha 200 4 Stroke in 2009. After every trip the engine was flushed using flushing ears. Took engine in for its yearly maintenance and had the impeller also changed. After the first trip th… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I need some help. I bought a 04 yamaha 150 and we did a service
I need some help. I bought a 04 yamaha 150 and we did a service on it. We change the water pump and the housing. When we tried it out it took 8-15 sec to get water out of the pee hole. Took it apart a… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
24,601 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a 1979 Mercury 50 hp outboard that no water is
Hi, I have a 1979 Mercury 50 hp outboard that no water is coming out the pee hole on the side of the engine. Here's what I've done at this point. 1) BTW, The motor has been sitting for about 2+ years.… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
24,601 satisfied customers
To start, I am mechanically inclined and have done a good bit
To start, I am mechanically inclined and have done a good bit of auto repair but not very familiar with boat engines. I have a 1994 40 hp Mercury outboard 4 cyl 2 stroke that came on my starcraft bass… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
Regarding a 2007 Mercury 115 4 stroke EFI Serial # XXXXX Looking
Regarding a 2007 Mercury 115 4 stroke EFI Serial # XXXXX Looking for a second opinion. H20 Tech gave me some very useful information. I was wondering if anyone else has any other information they thin… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
no water out of tell tale (pee hole ) sudden problem with no
no water out of tell tale (pee hole ) sudden problem with no water peeing out the water stream fitting on the side of my yamaha(NNN) NNN-NNNNtxr. The boat is a new/used purchase. fresh water only 47hr… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
24,601 satisfied customers
I just bought a boat that has 1989 Yamaha outboards. It has
I just bought a boat that has 1989 Yamaha outboards. It has been sitting for 3 years. One is an 8 hp the other is a 70 hp ETD with precision blend system. Neither is peeing water. Do they have thermos… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I recently had my Volvo Penta lower unit rebuilt because the
I recently had my Volvo Penta lower unit rebuilt because the pinion nut on the vertical shaft came loose. After putting the boat back on the water we noticed that the engine would overheat to about 22… read more
mercmastertech
mercmastertech
Service Manager, Master technician
Technical School
249 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

24,601 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

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