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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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The overheating alarm keeps going off and shutting down my

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The overheating alarm keeps going off and shutting down my motor even though the water pump is still working. And a fuse is melted. Help!
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Charles replied 2 years ago.
Hello, mt name is***** will be assisting you today. Would you please post the serial number of the engine?Where is this fuse that melted located?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Looking at the carbs 4 block fuse panel right side serial 1C137734 model 1A40413KZ
Expert:  Charles replied 2 years ago.
Thanks. your serial number shows a fuel injected four stroke. Is that your engine?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yes 40go 4 stroke
Expert:  Charles replied 2 years ago.
Thanks.Was this fuse a single fuse on the left side of the engine?Is the thermostat still removed or installed?Is the alarm that you are getting a solid tone or beeping?Do you understand the water flow thru this engine?I will be back online in a few hours. Need to get some rest for a bit. I Look forward to your replies.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
K thanx it's a beep beep motor starts skipping like the rev limiter fuse is a 4 block fuse front right on left is a 2 block fuse unplug sensor above oil dipstick and alarm quits
Expert:  Charles replied 2 years ago.
Thanks, ***** ***** wires going into that sensor, along with the plug and the harness going to the ECU.

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