Boat

Have Boat Questions? Ask a Boat Repair Expert.

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

Related Boat Questions
I have a 1993 sea ray, sea rayder with a 90hp mercury sport
Jason,I have a 1993 sea ray, sea rayder with a 90hp mercury sport jet that is having trouble planning and will not go over 19 mph. At WOT it sputters but not from lack of fuel.… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,631 satisfied customers
I am trying to fix no spark issue on a 1995 sea rayder with
I am trying to fix no spark issue on a 1995 sea rayder with 90 hp sport jet, have replaced the stator, trigger and switch box. it crank and ran until water in fuel tank got into carb's. Drained fuel t… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,631 satisfied customers
Hope you're well... Stator (in my 90 mercury 2 stroke) is
Charles, hope you're well... Stator (in my 90 mercury 2 stroke) is installed / complete. New Wiring harness in 80%. I have 3 wires left, white- instructions say wrap up. Orange for kill circuit ADI ? … read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,631 satisfied customers
Trying to replace the stator on my 1995 mercury tracker 75hp
trying to replace the stator on my 1995 mercury tracker 75hp 3 cyl with an upgrade to 16 amp red stator. new stator came with a long black box adapter and the wiring colors do not match up. adapter ha… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,631 satisfied customers
I am only getting spark in one cylinder on my 1987 Mercury
I am only getting spark in one cylinder on my 1987 Mercury 90 hp 3 cylinder. I just replace the stator, trigger and switch box still just spark on one … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,541 satisfied customers
97 force 120 ,no spark, one magnet fell off flywheel,have
97 force 120 ,no spark, one magnet fell off flywheel,have installed new wheel and trigger assembly, had a small ground wire that was melted that went to the rubber mounted panel that holds voltage reg… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,406 satisfied customers
Tan are you online I talked to you last Friday about timing
Tan are you online I talked to you last Friday about timing on a 100 hp mercury and figured key was sheared… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,406 satisfied customers
I have a 1999 mercury 175 sport jet xr2. I have no fire. I
I have a 1999 mercury 175 sport jet xr2. I have no fire. I put in a new trigger plate. The stator tested good from what I read in my manual. I tested the ohms, reading 5.45 volts going TO the switch b… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,406 satisfied customers
Hey I have a 1985 90 hp Mercury 6 cylinder just bought the
Hey I have a 1985 90 hp Mercury 6 cylinder just bought the boat and got it home and can't get it started checked for spark and have no spark on any cylinders… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,406 satisfied customers
I have a 40 hp mercury that wont idle, runs ok at half speed and dies at full throttle aft
I have a 40 hp mercury that wont idle, runs ok at half speed and dies at full throttle after about 30sec. Do you suspect the fuel pump or could it be the stator? It has a black stator on it. I havent … read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
I have a Mercury Sport Jet 90 1994, loss of power at high speed
I have a Mercury Sport Jet 90 1994, loss of power at high speed and acceleration. I put in a new switch box, and regulator. Since it has a red stator I don't think there is a red lead to connect to sw… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,541 satisfied customers
Suggested trouble shooting steps by Jason were done by marine
Suggested trouble shooting steps by Jason were done by marine mechanic yesterday spark and compression "passed" according to his tests, let's move beyond that point to the next step in diagnosing the … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,541 satisfied customers
how do u test a stator and what r the specks or ohms and the
how do u test a stator and what r the specks or ohms and the trigger I have a mercury XR4 150 hp black max the s/n oB382520 only getting spark on 1cyl… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,406 satisfied customers
I HAVE A 1989 MERCURY 70 HP, LAST YEAR IT RUN FINE, NOT NOW!
I HAVE A 1989 MERCURY 70 HP, LAST YEAR IT RUN FINE, NOT NOW! I JUST TRIED TO USE IT WITHOUT ANY LUCK. MY SON TELLS ME HE TOOK IT OUT A COUPLE OF WEEKS AGO AND HE HAD TROUBLE WITH IT BOGGING AND QUITTI… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,406 satisfied customers
I have a 1983 150 mercury I rebuilt it and now have no fire
I have a 1983 150 mercury I rebuilt it and now have no fire on any cylinders I have unplugged the wire harness disconnected the rectifire wires Checked the ground to the packs I suspect a bad stator W… read more
Whitecap36
Whitecap36
Service Manager/Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,556 satisfied customers
I have a 1994 mdl 90 hp sport jet. I am getting no fire from
I have a 1994 mdl 90 hp sport jet. I am getting no fire from any of the plugs. I have a manual on the motor. The stator on my motor has 2 yellow wires a white wire with a green stripe and a green wire… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
1985 75 hp Mariner 4 cylinder. Wont Start, tested Stator,
1985 75 hp Mariner 4 cylinder. Won't Start, tested Stator, blue/white tracer wire and blue wire no continuity, Replaced Stator and Swithbox. Ran great for about 20 starts and then just wouldn't start.… read more
Jack
Jack
Marine Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
54 satisfied customers
I have a 1989 90hp 3 cyl merc outboard I have only an internal
I have a 1989 90hp 3 cyl merc outboard I have only an internal wireing diagram and want to hook up a new ignition switch and guages "tach, volt, fuel". I have a new factory ignition switch and guages.… read more
Mechman45
Mechman45
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
152 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

1,488 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

20,541 satisfied customers

Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.

Tan

Tan

MerCruiser Certified Technician

11,406 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