How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Jason Your Own Question
Jason, Marine Mechanic
Category: Boat
Satisfied Customers: 15922
Experience:  Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.
Type Your Boat Question Here...
Jason is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

200 horse evinrude 1996 right side middle carb showing a spark

Customer Question

200 horse evinrude 1996 right side middle carb showing a spark and wont run in idel but runs very good in gear no popping or back fire or anything
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Hello, my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?
What do you mean by the middle carb is showing a spark? Are there sparks coming from the carburetor?
Also, what is the model number on this engine?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
spark comes from carb im not sure modle number im at work
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I beleave its a ocean pro
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Can you elaborate more about what you mean by spark comes from the carb?
Are you getting zapped by the carb?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
when I cleaned the carbs with carb cleaner I saw a spark in the carb itsgetting looked at know they say they never saw anything like that
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
you don't get zapped or anything
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Is there a popping sound in the carb, is that actually what you are seeing/hearing? Or is it a definite electrical zap?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
im getting ready to leave my office at 4.30 you can email me tomarrow and we pick this up again
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
We don't work on email here, we work through the website. You can reply back at any time. Just log back into the website, and then on the upper right click on "my questions" to get back to me here.Thanks,Jason
Expert:  Jason replied 2 years ago.
Good morning. Just checking in. Were you able to have another look at this?

Related Boat Questions