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2008 SeaRay 250 Select, Boat won't start this morning. Computer

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2008 SeaRay 250 Select, Boat won't start this morning. Computer message says:
System Fault (show).
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?
Which fault code are you getting? Which scan tool is hooked up to the engine? Can I get the serial number on the engine please?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Not showing fault code--just (show). We are not mechanics so have no scan tool hooked up. EngineSer #1A061760
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hi Jason,This is Diane that you are speaking with
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Hi Diane. Is it saying fault across the tachometer screen? If yes, do you have up and down buttons that you can hit to see if you can get it to spit out a number?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Will try now to get a code
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Reads that "it must be in gear"
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Reading: 0 ACT RPM Not in Gear
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Is the shifter in neutral? If you rock it back and forth a bit, will it start?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Have tried rocking it back and forth with no result
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
I don't want to waste your time, or my own. But you will have to get a mechanic on site to plug in the diagnostic laptop and see whats going on with it. this isn't somethng I can help you with online. Good luck to you!
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thank you Jason--thought as much, but wanted to give it a shot. Our mechanics do not work on Saturday. Thank you for trying.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Do you know any marine mechanics in Delray Beach Florida that might work Saturdays?
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
I'm sorry I do not.

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