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Charles, Marine Mechanic
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Experience:  US Navy (Ret) Certified Mercury Marine Tech with over a decade of repair experience.
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On my Mercury Verado 250 4stroke (2013yr) I received this

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On my Mercury Verado 250 4stroke (2013yr) I received this message:
JA: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix. The marine mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so the marine mechanic can help you best.
Customer: STBD Sys Fault 236 Emergency stop has been activated. Check lanyard.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the marine mechanic should know?
Customer: Very few hours on this boat. Hasn't been in the water in three months
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Charles replied 8 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** will assist you.

Expert:  Charles replied 8 months ago.

Is this a single or twin engine boat?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Expert:  Charles replied 8 months ago.

Does the engine still start or not?

Have you verified that the lanyard is still fully inplace. By removing it and then reinstalling it?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
The boat would not start. I did not check to see if lanyard was in place. Not smart at all. I will try this tomorrow
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Expert:  Charles replied 8 months ago.

your welcome. Let me know if this does the trick or not. You can always reply back to me here.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Ok thanks
Expert:  Charles replied 8 months ago.


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