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My son has 1998 bayliner with a 305 Chev in it. Put a new

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My son has 1998 bayliner with a 305 Chev in it. Put a new fuel pump, a new fuel filter, rebuild the carb.. it starts right up will reef to 4000 Rome the dies. Then he can start it right up again but does the same thing.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Tan replied 1 year ago.

Hello. My name is Tan.

Have you tried running the engine on a different fuel source. This will eliminate a possible fuel starvation issue with the boat side fuel system. You have eliminated all the other fuel components except the boat side fuel system from the engine all the way to the fuel tank.