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I have a 1995 Cobalt 253 with 502 Mag with Bravoand it idles

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I have a 1995 Cobalt 253 with 502 Mag with Bravo*****and it idles but when you try to get it up on plane it has no power, backfires and cuts out. What could be wrong.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

Good morning, my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?

it could be any number of things. What is the history on this engine, have you ever personally seen it run correctly?

Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

It looks the you read my response and logged off without replying back, was this something you still needed help with?