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Good morning.

Mechanic's Assistant: Hi. How can I help?

I have a water in fuel reading on the monitor that will not re-set. Thereisno water in the fuel. How can I re-set the monitor.

Mechanic's Assistant: Sometimes boat issues seem like they'll be really complicated, but 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.

Ok. Two years ago I had water in the fuel and changed the filter etc. However the gage still reads a bell and fuel pump indicating water in the fuel. Recently I spent $2,200.00 fixing the fuel system on this 150 Optimax. I would like toknow how I can eliminate this alarm reading.

Mechanic's Assistant: Is there anything else the Marine Mechanic should be aware of?

Not really, the repairs were done by a licensed dealer in Erie Pa. All the diagnostics were done at this dealership as well. They couldn't reset the alarm either.

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Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 10 months ago
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H​ello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with? I read what you wrote. What is the serial number on the outboard? How many times is the alarm beeping?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Hi Jason. This is Dick Thompson
The boat is not near. The alarm does not beep. It blinks.
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 10 months ago

Hi Dick. The alarm should beep, is the beeper itself broken? Does it beep when you start it?

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