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I have a 2000 johnson outboard it idle fine i give it gas it

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I have a 2000 johnson outboard it idle fine i give it gas it cuts off all the cob have ben cleaned out it doing the same thing it was before
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I will be helping you today. When did this problem start? If you pump the primer bulb over and over, will the engine stay running?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
the last time i put the boat in the water was last sep. it ran fine. i put in the water last week this is what it is doing idle fine give it gas it cut off it will idle in gear
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
yes i have pump the bulb no help
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
hello
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Can you feel gas go through the bulb when you pump it?
How old is the fuel?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
it had about 1/4 tank i filled it up before i went to the lake about 30 gal i had stable in it yes gas is going to the corb it will idle fine
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Is the engine actually stalling, or just running rough/surging?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
i have put a new bulb on it to
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Is the engine actually stalling, or just running rough?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
over an idle in gear or out if gear it cuts off jest like you cut it off
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Push in on the keyswitch to activate the fuel primer, will it stay running?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
no i have tryed that jest as soon as you give it gas it stall out
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Have you checked the engine compression yet?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
yes about 100lbs on all 6
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
have put new pulgs in it to
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
yes good firing on idle. started the 1st time i put it in the water this year
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
ok i will be looking for it
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
i check the faring and #2 will not fire from the wire i switch coils #2 steal not faring
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
when
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
this is bull you didnot help me you tuck my money how long is your 24hrs
Expert:  Charles replied 2 years ago.
Hello, my name is***** you for allowing me to assist you today.
How many turns out do you have the mixture screws?
when you cleaned the carbs, how did you do them?