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Dominick, Marine Mechanic
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Experience:  25 Years Experience as Mechanic, 20 Yrs Boat Yard Owner/Mechanic, Factory Certified
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Stratos 282 with a Johnson faststike 150 j150glecd

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stratos 282 with a Johnson faststike 150 j150glecd g04437267 starts easy , try to excelerate falls flat on its face. If I hold the elct choke it will pick up and go. as so as I let off the choke it acts as if its running on 5 cyl. changed fuel line and bulb. new gas . just lost where to go from here ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Tan replied 2 years ago.
Hello. My name is***** carburetors are clogged up you need a carb rebuild. This is usually cause by an engine that has been sitting unused. Has the engine been sitting?How old is the fuel in the tank?