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 1986 Yamaha v4 115 engine will run fine and then go
I have a 1986 Yamaha v4 115 engine will run fine and then go into limp mode with the buzzer seems to be getting water from tell tale wondering if it is overheating … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,623 satisfied customers
Not getting water out of weep hole on Yamaha 115 4 stroke.
Not getting water out of weep hole on Yamaha 115 4 stroke. Could the thermostat be closed causing the problem … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,623 satisfied customers
I have 1986 Yamaha 2 stroke it has had the oil injection
I have 1986 Yamaha 2 stroke it has had the oil injection bypassed when I got boat first day out it ran good next day ran good about 10 min. Then acts like going into limp mode water pump working ok al… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,623 satisfied customers
I have a yamaha 115tlrs 2 stroke. Just had oil injection
I have a yamaha 115tlrs 2 stroke. Just had oil injection removed to run on mix. Tried to go run boat and will go in limp mode at 3000rpm amd alarm sounds on 703 control box. What is not disconnected t… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,406 satisfied customers
my 25 hp 2007 was overheating with it extremely rough unless
my 25 hp 2007 was overheating with it extremely rough unless at idle. i had that fixed but it still is not smooth, can i get rid of the automatic function that makes it run rough?… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,623 satisfied customers
Just bought a second hand boat and got a Yamaha 130 salt water
Just bought a second hand boat and got a Yamaha 130 salt water series on it in very good condition meticulous owner but I want to upgrade to a 4 stroke do I need to have the same horse power to get si… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
I have twin yamaha4 strokes lf200s with 294 hours. My 100
I have twin yamaha4 strokes lf200's with 294 hours. My 100 hr consisted of new oil and filter's(yamaha kit), new water pump impeller's(yamaha kit), new gear oil, new plugs, new water separator filters… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,633 satisfied customers
Yamaha V4 115 HP outboard engine, no compression on one cylinder... Its
Yamaha V4 115 HP outboard engine, no compression on one cylinder... It's a engine that I don't know the history of... I was told it was a bad sound in the engine, I'm owner number two since it happene… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,633 satisfied customers
I have a 250 efi mercury 1999 and having overheating issue
I have a 250 efi mercury 1999 and having overheating issue at 3000rpm after 3 to 5 minutes of operation?? This has been going on for about a year we have tried everything , popped valves pulled the cy… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,633 satisfied customers
We have a 1990 or 91 VRO 175 v6 Johnson outboard on a StarCraft
We have a 1990 or 91 VRO 175 v6 Johnson outboard on a StarCraft 21'. The boat was going into limp-home mode a few minutes after being on plane. We replaced the water pump, took it out…same. The starbo… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
I have a 2006 Yamaha SX230 that is not ejecting water out of
I have a 2006 Yamaha SX230 that is not ejecting water out of either of the starboard side ports either in the water or with the flush system attached. I am not getting any overheat dispite operating f… read more
orcamarine
orcamarine
Proprietor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
7 satisfied customers
2003 Yamaha 115 4 stroke. Runs ruff and lean will not go over
2003 Yamaha 115 4 stroke. Runs ruff and lean will not go over 3000 rpms, and is not running on all 4 all the time. seams like it is starving for fuel.… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
20,623 satisfied customers
i got both engines running in the driveway fine. 2001 johnson
i got both engines running in the driveway fine. 2001 johnson 150 ocean pro's. i put the boat in the water and ran the engines at idle and the starboard engine seemed to idle about 100 rpm's lower tha… read more
Jeff G.
Jeff G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,730 satisfied customers
Hello, I have 2x50hp yamaha outboard 2-stroke 1998 model motors
Hello, I have 2x50hp yamaha outboard 2-stroke 1998 model motors mounted on a 18 foot sea-going inflatable. Both bought new and have about 120 hours use. Both are in good condition and serviced regular… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
5.7L raw water cooled. Starboard side riser running too hot
5.7L raw water cooled. Starboard side riser running too hot to touch. Changed the riser with a new one, no difference. Still running hot on the one side.… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
Hi. I have Yamaha 115 4 stroke outboard motors. After running
Hi. I have Yamaha 115 4 stroke outboard motors. After running the port motor for about 10 minutes a alarm sound and the motor looses power. A yamaha mechanic has checked the oil presure and water temp… read more
Scott Martin
Scott Martin
Service manager
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
167 satisfied customers
my volvo penta 4.3 engine is overheating at high rpms. Gauges
my volvo penta 4.3 engine is overheating at high rpms. Gauges are fine, and nothing appears wrong at idle or up to about 3000 rpm. But after my spring tune up (fuel filter, oil change, new plugs, new … read more
ROCKET
ROCKET
MASTER CERTIFIED TECH
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
426 satisfied customers
Just bought a 2006 Hurricane,twin 2006 Yamaha 4 stroke 150s.
Just bought a 2006 Hurricane,twin 2006 Yamaha 4 stroke 150's. Had both motors serviced for 200hr maint. overhaul. Both had new water pumps/impellers installed (at least that was what I was charged for… read more
ROCKET
ROCKET
MASTER CERTIFIED TECH
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
426 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

20,623 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