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I havelem could be?ole. have any ideas what my prob a 1997 Johnson 60 hp 2 stroke engine on my pontoon boat. I recently replaced the water pump and thermostat on it. When I take it out for a run in the bay after only a few minutes the temp alarm comes on even though it is spitting water out the pee h

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When I run the motor while in the slip tied up at 2000 and 3000 rpm for 15 0r 20 minutes the alarm doesn't come on, but as soon as I take boat for a ride it comes on

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H​ello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with? I read what you wrote. Does the boat have a temp gauge on it, or just the lights?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
no temp guage just light and alarm. My name is Marcel
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 11 months ago

I tried to accept the call request but the system says that there was a problem with your account, and it would not authorize the call. Did you want to get that worked out or did you want to stay in web chat?

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taking it to local boat mechanic
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