Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

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

Related Boat Questions
How do i install the remote control box to the panel of my
how do i install the remote control box to the panel of my boat? it is a 1989 omc cobra 5.0 ford in a bayliner capri… read more
Ted G.
Ted G.
Rigger, Diagnostician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,782 satisfied customers
I have a Bayliner Capri with a OMC/ford 2.3 liter Cobra IO
I have a Bayliner Capri with a OMC/ford 2.3 liter Cobra IO(NNN) NNN-NNNNmodel number? I got stuck on a sandbar while launching and now I can't get the trans to shift into forward or reverse. Can you h… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,043 satisfied customers
I have a bayliner 2855 I took the 350 omc with a cobra foot
I have a bayliner 2855 I took the 350 omc with a cobra foot I took that out and installed a 454 merk with a bravo 1 foot my problem is that we can not adjust the sifrter cable to work properly I have … read more
Noel Schembri
Noel Schembri
Marine mechanic
Diploma
2,638 satisfied customers
I have an 1987 bayliner capri with a 3.0L OMC Cobra engine
I have an 1987 bayliner capri with a 3.0L OMC Cobra engine I started with one problem that I'm not getting spark out of the coil I have replaced the coil and I have 10 to 12 volts at the coil still no… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 88 bayliner with a 5.0 omc outdrive. We went out to
I have a 88 bayliner with a 5.0 omc outdrive. We went out to the lake the other day and all was good. She ran like a champ with no problems. We went back the next day and she was lock in forward. We t… read more
K. Kergan
K. Kergan
Inboard/Outboard Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,031 satisfied customers
I have a 1987 bayliner with a 5.7 litre. I have not had it
I have a 1987 bayliner with a 5.7 litre. I have not had it in the water for 2 years now but it was winterized and stored inside. It has a cobra out dirve and it has 2 levers one for throttle and one f… read more
Scott
Scott
Marine technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
543 satisfied customers
i have a 1987 bayliner capri cuddy cabin with a omc 5.0 305
i have a 1987 bayliner capri cuddy cabin with a omc 5.0 305 it has a mechanical fuel pump can i use a regular car fuel pump or does it have to be marine and whats the difference… read more
Master Tech
Master Tech
Service Manager/Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,167 satisfied customers
I have a 21 ft. Bayliner Trophy without an engine. it is rigged
I have a 21 ft. Bayliner Trophy without an engine. it is rigged for a V8. I have the option to buy a 1989 Rinker deckboat that has a 5.0 L Mercruiser/outdrive. Would the engine/outdrive from the Rinke… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a 1987 Bayliner Ciera 2450 with the cobra out drive.
Hi, I have a 1987 Bayliner Ciera 2450 with the cobra out drive. I have lost the ability to shift into reverse. The unit shifts into reverse just fine if you give it a light tap with your hand. I've ha… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
MY 1987 OMC King Cobra with 5.7 engine will not shift into
MY 1987 OMC King Cobra with 5.7 engine will not shift into forward or reverse. When the throutle is pushed forward or reverse a ratcheting sound is heard. I was able to drag it into forward and the dr… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
I have a 1990 bayline capri v8 5.0 engine model no. 502APRMED
I have a 1990 bayline capri v8 5.0 engine model no. 502APRMED outdrive model no. 985687. I want to attach the outdrive to the boat which hasn't been on for years. I noticed a threaded stud about an 1/… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I have a 1990 bayliner capri with a cobra 5.0 engine model
I have a 1990 bayliner capri with a cobra 5.0 engine model no. 502APRMED My out drive was stolen which was model no. 985687. I found a used 1987 OMC Cobra out drive off of a bay liner sierra with a 5.… read more
Master Tech
Master Tech
Service Manager/Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,167 satisfied customers
what is total parts required to convert my 1987 baliner capri
what is total parts required to convert my 1987 baliner capri w/ 0mc cobra 5.0 liter from conventional to electronic ignition system? Do you have a recommendation as to a particular brand? I know I wi… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
Recently purchased a 1989 Bayliner Capri w/OMC 5.0l Cobra.
Recently purchased a 1989 Bayliner Capri w/OMC 5.0l Cobra. I'm having an issue with the US Marine Throttle/shift controller: Sometimes when throttling back to neutral the outdrive is remaining in forw… read more
Marc C. Albertson
Marc C. Albertson
Chief Service Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
56 satisfied customers
hi, how would I go about putting gear oil back in the drive
hi, how would I go about putting gear oil back in the drive shaft area, the upper unit, and the lower unit? Also, if forward, neutral and reverse all work by pulling the shift lever up and down with m… read more
ROCKET
ROCKET
MASTER CERTIFIED TECH
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
426 satisfied customers
Hi my boat is a twenty foot I/o it has a four poiint three
Hi my boat is a twenty foot I/o it has a four poiint three litre and a omc cobra outdrive a 1987 year model. Had the outdrive rebuilt by a certified mech it works good going to drive to neutral to rev… read more
The jet ski mechanic
The jet ski mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
18 satisfied customers
i have a 1989 bayliner capri with an inboard 2.3. The shifter
i have a 1989 bayliner capri with an inboard 2.3. The shifter cable has broken at the drive. Ineed to know how to replace this.… read more
Dominick
Dominick
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,009 satisfied customers
I have a 1989 bayliner capri with an OMC cobra stern drive.
I have a 1989 bayliner capri with an OMC cobra stern drive. When the boat is under power every 10 seconds or so there is a clunck and the whole boat jumps. Do i need to adjust something or is there so… read more
BC Boat Guy
BC Boat Guy
Lecturer/Instructor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
56 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

2,782 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

11,409 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