Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

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

Related Boat Questions
I removed my lower unit to replace the water pump kit, I
I removed my lower unit to replace the water pump kit, I left it on the side overnight and today I noticed the gear fluid was running out of the vent holes where the water goes up, where you put the e… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
25 hp 1999, put in new impeller and still no water
25 hp 1999, put in new impeller and still no water circulating … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I need to set the timing on a outboard motor it is a 1977
i need to set the timing on a outboard motor it is a 1977 Evinrude 85 hp model # 95793 can anyone help with the procedure to do this i would really appreciate it… read more
Ted G.
Ted G.
Rigger, Diagnostician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,678 satisfied customers
Over heats under a load. new water pump and thermosat made
over heats under a load. new water pump and thermosat made no difference. ok in neutral … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I have a 2003 honda d90a outboard motor. When I flush the
I have a 2003 honda d90a outboard motor. When I flush the motor using ear muffs the water does not come out the drain at the back of the motor. If I hook the hose up to the static flush connector the … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I have a 200hp Efi mercury outboard,When I run it with the
Hello, I have a 200hp Efi mercury outboard,When I run it with the ear muffs water hose it doesnt pump pee water out for a while then as I rev it it comes out in strong spirts. Is that normal for that … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I just replaced the impeller in a 1974 (?) Mercury 500
I just replaced the impeller in a 1974 (?) Mercury 500 s/n(###) ###-####and I am not sure where the tattle tale is. With muffs and a water hose, engine running, I get water out the exhaust and there a… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,507 satisfied customers
Hi , the leg on my 2013 mercury 60hp four stroke is makeing
Hi , the leg on my 2013 mercury 60hp four stroke is makeing a metal ratling sound while it is running off of the muffs out of water . I did not notice any problems on the water whatsoever but i notice… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I have a 1995 50 hp Johnson Outboard motor that started right
I have a 1995 50 hp Johnson Outboard motor that started right up and runs water out of the little hose but also is leaking water out around the shaft above the lower unit case. The gear oil in the low… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,507 satisfied customers
I have a 1998 Evinrude outboard I put in a new impeller this
I have a 1998 Evinrude outboard I put in a new impeller this spring as it would not pump water, checked twice to make sure it was not backwords still won't pump water after sitting over the winter any… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I have an old (1967) 27 foot sailboat (a Bristol 27) with a
I have an old (1967) 27 foot sailboat (a Bristol 27) with a 6 hp Johnson outboard which mounts in the transom well. (I pull it out and store it inside the boat when docked.) I do not know the age of t… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,507 satisfied customers
My son and I recently purchased a 1969 T-156 Glastron Trihull
My son and I recently purchased a 1969 T-156 Glastron Trihull boat in mint condition and it is equipted with a 55hp Super Sea Horse Modle #55ESL69A engine the year is also a 1969. The boat and engine … read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,507 satisfied customers
My son has a 1986 Yamaha 150 Precison Blend outboard that
My son has a 1986? Yamaha 150 Precison Blend outboard that we think has a weak water pump. Model # XXXXX ETLJ. We hooked up his muffs and got a very weak stream out the water exhauset hole and not any… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,507 satisfied customers
I contacted you(Tan Partin) on Fri 16/2010 reguarding my 1968
I contacted you(Tan Partin) on Fri 16/2010 reguarding my 1968 55hp 3 cylender Johnson outboard. After cleaning the carbs, and replasing the coil, the motor runs well. Now the motor will not shift into… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,507 satisfied customers
I have just purchased a boat with a 80hp Mercury 1987. It has
I have just purchased a boat with a 80hp Mercury 1987. It has been serviced since new with only one owner and runs well and has started up every time during trials pre-purchase. I want to take it out … read more
Captain Dave
Captain Dave
Marine Mechanic
Master's Degree
2,672 satisfied customers
i have a 72 johnson 65hp outboard. my question is with rabbit
i have a 72 johnson 65hp outboard. my question is with rabbit ears on should i not be getting water out of the two holes on the back of the motor just below the power head… read more
orcamarine
orcamarine
Proprietor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
7 satisfied customers
i have a 71 or 73 mercury 500 (50 hp) outboard and i dont believe
i have a 71 or 73 mercury 500 (50 hp) outboard and i dont believe the water pump is working where should the pump be pumping the water out from with the muffs connected… read more
Captain Dave
Captain Dave
Marine Mechanic
Master's Degree
2,672 satisfied customers
I have a 1998 (I think) 115hp SPL Johnson outboard. The last
I have a 1998 (I think) 115hp SPL Johnson outboard. The last couple of times we have went out, there is only a very small stream of water coming out of the cooling line. Any suggestions? There is a sm… 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:

Ted G.

Ted G.

Rigger, Diagnostician

2,678 satisfied customers

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

Dominick

Dominick

Marine Mechanic

1,009 satisfied customers

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

John White

John White

Marine Mechanic

306 satisfied customers

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

Jason

Jason

Marine Mechanic

22,043 satisfied customers

Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.

Tan

Tan

MerCruiser Certified Technician

11,507 satisfied customers

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

Jeff G.

Jeff G.

Marine Mechanic

4,730 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