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I have a 1988 four winns liberator 21 ft with 350 engine. my

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good morning,
I have a 1988 four winns liberator 21 ft with 350 engine. my only problem is when taking off i have hesitation. runs great after the first 10 seconds or so. do you thing the carb needs to be replaced?? or rebuilt
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

Hi Paul, good morning, my name is Jason.

Is there a history to this engine? Has it ever run better or differently for you in the past?

Does the boat get used regularly? How old is the fuel?