Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Boat Questions
Purchased Yamaha 200 4 Stroke in 2009. After every trip the
Purchased Yamaha 200 4 Stroke in 2009. After every trip the engine was flushed using flushing ears. Took engine in for its yearly maintenance and had the impeller also changed. After the first trip th… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,161 satisfied customers
Replaced water pump on Yamaha 98 c75 prompted by very slow
Replaced water pump on Yamaha 98 c75 prompted by very slow flow or "peeing". Could not remove impeller woodruff key so some of the gaskets couldn't be replaced. I think the previous pump/impeller had … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
18,814 satisfied customers
Hello, I have a 1997 80 h.p. Yamaha 2-stroke outboard. I replaced
Hello, I have a 1997 80 h.p. Yamaha 2-stroke outboard. I replaced the thermostat and pressure relief control valve. A new impeller with new water pump housing. Started up everything seemed normal. the… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,161 satisfied customers
I have a yamaha f300uca outboard on my boat. Just checking
I have a yamaha f300uca outboard on my boat. Just checking running operations and I see no water flowing from the cooling water pilot hole. The boat is out of water.… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,264 satisfied customers
I just replaced the water pump impeller on my Mercury 30 HP
I just replaced the water pump impeller on my Mercury 30 HP EFI outboard (model 1A30413FK). When replacing the lower gear housing, I had to reposition the water feed tube slightly (just nudged the end… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
18,814 satisfied customers
1995 175 hp replacd water pump bolted lower to upper inthe
1995 175 hp replacd water pump bolted lower to upper inthe front wher the speedometr hose is at ther is water coming out a lttle hole beneath the hook up and the two halfs come together this is with w… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,264 satisfied customers
I am tring to find out what year my evinrude 70 two stoke. I
I am tring to find out what year my evinrude 70 two stoke. I can not find any serial numbers on the engine. Where do i look at on the engine. I had my motor work on, now my motor is on a 60 horse shel… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,264 satisfied customers
sudden problem with no water peeing out the water stream fitting
sudden problem with no water peeing out the water stream fitting on the side of my yamaha(NNN) NNN-NNNNtxr. The boat is a new/used purchase. fresh water only 47hrs. ran on lake 3 weeks ago no issues. … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
18,814 satisfied customers
i have a 98 yamaha exciter 220 jet boat with 2 engines. Before
i have a 98 yamaha exciter 220 jet boat with 2 engines. Before buying the boat I had made sure that compression ratios were ok on all cylinders and before using the boat I had the following services d… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
I have an 1991 BAJA 29 footer w/ 2 350cid Chevy engines. Took
I have an 1991 BAJA 29 footer w/ 2 350cid Chevy engines. Took the boat out and w/ in 10 minutes one engine locked down. Took the engine out and rebuilt it. Went back in the ocean and ran for another @… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
18,814 satisfied customers
Hi, I recently purchased a boat with 84 Johnson 25Hp motor
Hi, I recently purchased a boat with '84 Johnson 25Hp motor fitted. The motor has not been run since last service (18 months ago !). With garden hose attached water stream from tell-tale was ok, but r… read more
Noel Schembri
Noel Schembri
Marine mechanic
Diploma
1,783 satisfied customers
I have a 2005 DF 140 and while test running the motor at home,
I have a 2005 DF 140 and while test running the motor at home, the pilot hole assembly came out of the motor. There is water coming out of the pilot hole housing and when I hold the pilot hole assembl… read more
Captain Dave
Captain Dave
Marine Mechanic
Master's Degree
2,672 satisfied customers
Hello! I have a 2006 Suzuki DF 140. A year ago I had a low
Hello! I have a 2006 Suzuki DF 140. A year ago I had a low battery and when I went to start it, the motor coughed and a part came out of the back of the engine and sunk. The motor was now loud and had… read more
John White
John White
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
306 satisfied customers
hi ive got a 1999 Yamaha XL760 waverunner the wtemp warning
hi i've got a 1999 Yamaha XL760 waverunner the wtemp warning comes on after about 5 minutes, rpm limiter engages, engine feels hot to the touch put on trailer, attached garden hose, ran at fast idle f… read more
Joe
Joe
Owner Kingsland Auto & Marine Services
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,386 satisfied customers
How do i remove / replace the zinc on a 1990 yamaha 150 horse
How do i remove / replace the zinc on a 1990 yamaha 150 horse power out board. The zinc behind the propeller. Also are there shops that overhaul these motors. I live in Maryland Thank you [email protected]… read more
Jason Forsberg
Jason Forsberg
Outboard Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
531 satisfied customers
I have a 91 Wellcraft with a 4.3 Volvo duoprop outdrive. Where
I have a 91 Wellcraft with a 4.3 Volvo duoprop outdrive. Where do I connect a hose or ears to the outdrive? I want to run water through.... then anti-freeze. Thank you… read more
Larry B.
Larry B.
Marine Service Tech
High School or GED
574 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a 1985 Evinrude 185hp. I changed the water pump
Hi, I have a 1985 Evinrude 185hp. I changed the water pump impellor and when I ran the engine on muffs I noticed a lot of water coming out of a drain hole in the gearcase - almost as if it was under p… read more
Captain Dave
Captain Dave
Marine Mechanic
Master's Degree
2,672 satisfied customers
we have a 30hp mercury out board that is running very ...
we have a 30hp mercury out board that is running very poorly. We just bought the motor and have discovered that there is no stream of water coming out of the indicator hole...We set the lower unit in … read more
Captain Dave
Captain Dave
Marine Mechanic
Master's Degree
2,672 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dominick

Dominick

Marine Mechanic

1,009 satisfied customers

25 Years Experience as Mechanic, 20 Yrs Boat Yard Owner/Mechanic, Factory Certified

Ted G.

Ted G.

Rigger, Diagnostician

704 satisfied customers

40 years boating, Safe boating instruct., Offshore Race promoter, Failure Analysis, Expert Witness

John White

John White

Marine Mechanic

306 satisfied customers

11 years experience working on outboards, inboards, sterndrives & pwcs

Jason

Jason

Marine Mechanic

18,814 satisfied customers

Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.

Tan

Tan

MerCruiser Certified Technician

11,264 satisfied customers

40 yrs. experience with complete engine repairs both inboard/outboard and MerCruiser Certified Technician.

Jeff G.

Jeff G.

Marine Mechanic

4,729 satisfied customers

42 years experience, Certified Master Technician, All Major Outboards, Sterndrives, Hi-Performance

Captain Dave

Captain Dave

Marine Mechanic

2,672 satisfied customers

USCG Licensed Captain, 20+ Years Boating, Fishing, Maintenance and Repair Experience

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x