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Jason, Marine Mechanic
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Experience:  Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.
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1999 Yamaha 130hp. about month ago replaced fuel water

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1999 Yamaha 130hp. about month ago replaced fuel water separator motor started ran, high speed and idle great. Haven't used it yet Started yesterday to use today had to jump with charge, started idle fine ran fine, had to jump agian today now it wont idle, starts runs high speed but when i pull throttle back it cuts out
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 4 months ago.

H​ello my name is ***** ***** mam I speaking with? I red what you wrote. Do you have an actual model number for this engine? How old is the fuel itself?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I'm John sending some out to get exact model number
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Could jump starting comprise low speed portion of the stator
Expert:  Jason replied 4 months ago.

H​I John, okay got it. how old is the gas itself?

Expert:  Jason replied 4 months ago.

Also, does activating the choke allow it to run longer or better?

Expert:  Jason replied 4 months ago.

Are you still here John?

Expert:  Jason replied 3 months ago.

Hello. I never heard back from you. How did you make out?