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Wont get up o water. Give motor gas but no power to get boat…

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Wont get up o...

Wont get up o water

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Give motor gas but no power to get boat on water

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Just put two new voltage regulators on

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Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 5 months ago
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H​ello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with? I read what you wrote but I do not see any kind of model information. What engine are you asking about specifically?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
150 merc
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 5 months ago

Mercury outboards are cataloged by serial number. I would need that number just to know what version of the 150 you have. Do you have that number available?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
no it a 1999 v6
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 5 months ago

O​kay is this engine carbureted, fuel injected, or an Optimax?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
carb
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 5 months ago

Got it. Now is there any kind of story or history to this outboard, have you ever personally seen it make full power? Have yo done any kind of testing on your own yet other than replacing the voltage regualtors?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
it was working find before
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 5 months ago

When was before? When was the last time the engine made full power? Are we talking last week, or a year ago?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
i think ill just take it to mechanic thank u
Marine Mechanic: Jason, Marine Mechanic replied 5 months ago

Okie doke????? Good luck.

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