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Dominick, Marine Mechanic
Category: Boat
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Experience:  25 Years Experience as Mechanic, 20 Yrs Boat Yard Owner/Mechanic, Factory Certified
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Volvo Pentax stern drive single prop 2005 crown line lost

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Volvo Pentax stern drive single prop 2005 crown line lost propulsion forward and reverse
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: Traveling up river near Nashville TN speed about 35 mph lost power to out drive no forward or reverse. Motor revs up but sound like transmission doesn't try to engage
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Marine Mechanic should know?
Customer: That's the only thing I can think of
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 2 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with? I read what you wrote. Was there any whining or squeeling from the engine compartment when this happened? Do you happen to know the model number on the sterndrive?