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
5,638 satisfied customers
I have a '96 force 120hp outboard. trying to change the plug
i have a '96 force 120hp outboard. trying to change the plug wires. not sure how they come off the motor … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,308 satisfied customers
I have a ignition problem with my 86 supra comp, The
The ignition fuse blows when i connect the negative wire from the the ignition switch. Motor will just turn over and not start … read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
Engine tries to start but won't turn over, I turn the key
I turn the key and motor tries to turn over but wont … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,308 satisfied customers
I have a 1996 Sea Rayder F-16 jet boat. It's time to
I have a 1996 Sea Rayder F-16 jet boat. It's time to winterize it unfortunately. I don't think it is as involved as a regular inboard or outboard, but I'll let you tell me that. What are the steps? Th… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 2006 Sea Ray with a 3.0 Mercuriser with a 2 barrel
I have a 2006 Sea Ray with a 3.0 Mercuriser with a 2 barrel carburetor. It has become hard starting cold. How do I test the Fuel enrichment solenoid on the side of the carb.??? Steve Doty Southern Cal… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I have a 2007 sea ray 185 sport with a 3.0 liter it has the
I have a 2007 sea ray 185 sport with a 3.0 liter it has the new fuel enrichment system fire up the boat had some issues with cap rotor and plugs when it run it will only run at high rpm. ther fuel enr… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,308 satisfied customers
I have a 1990 open bow boat with a 120hp mercruiser I/O. The
I have a 1990 open bow boat with a 120hp mercruiser I/O. The boat will start decent (at times), and run slowly at first and then once it seems warmed up will go about a mile total down around the lake… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
22,308 satisfied customers
96 Honda BF90. Very low hours (under 250). Carbs cleaned,
'96 Honda BF90. Very low hours (under 250). Carbs cleaned, rebuilt, synched. New Computer and coils available to test with. All cylinders have good compression. Valves are in spec. Only two cylinders … read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I have a 2007 Caravelle 305 ci mercruiser with the turn and
I have a 2007 Caravelle 305 ci mercruiser with the turn and go start. Boat acts like choke is no working. If I cover carb with my hand and give it a shot of gas it starts. There is no normal choke set… read more
James
James
Certified Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,094 satisfied customers
I have a 96 seadoo xp and am getting no fire at the coil that
I have a 96 seadoo xp and am getting no fire at the coil that i see. I replaced the mpem and tried another coil a guy had and still no luck. where should i look from here? It all started when the vts … read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
Hello, I have a 1995 Sea Ray Sea Rayder F14 jet boat with
Hello, I have a 1995 Sea Ray Sea Rayder F14 jet boat with a 120HP sport jet engine. I just finished overhauling the engine and I am about to run it in the water tomorrow. I am unsure if the temp / oil… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
Hello, I have a 1995 Sea Rayder jet boat. It has a 120HP Mercury
Hello, I have a 1995 Sea Rayder jet boat. It has a 120HP Mercury Sport Jet engine. The boat is out of the water. I just rebuilt the motor and put it in. Can I run the engine on the fresh water flush k… read more
Whitecap36
Whitecap36
Service Manager/Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,557 satisfied customers
I have a 1974 Seacraft 23 ft boat w/twin I/o 140s that was
I have a 1974 Seacraft 23 ft boat w/twin I/o 140's that was installed new last year but have not had a chance to run it until recently. It will not start when cold by trying to start without throttle … read more
Whitecap36
Whitecap36
Service Manager/Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,557 satisfied customers
My local yamaha dealer says I have a PRIME STARTER ASSY problem
My local yamaha dealer says I have a PRIME STARTER ASSY problem on my 99 yamaha c50. they say it may even be an electrical problem that could start a fire. I paid them the $490 for carb clean and said… read more
Larry B.
Larry B.
Marine Service Tech
High School or GED
574 satisfied customers
I have a 1996 Sea Ray Sea Rayder 120hp and I cant get it to
I have a 1996 Sea Ray Sea Rayder 120hp and I can't get it to start. I would like the wiring diagram of the start-stop switch or any ideas as to fuses, etc. It has a new starter and the battery is at f… read more
Captain Dave
Captain Dave
Marine Mechanic
Master's Degree
2,672 satisfied customers
I just puchased a 1993 sea ray rayder 90 hp sportjet. Engine
I just puchased a 1993 sea ray rayder 90 hp sportjet. Engine idles but won't rev-up. Carbs where rebuilt according to the seller. I put new plugs in it and no change. I spray-ed mixed fuel in the carb… read more
Dominick
Dominick
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,009 satisfied customers
have a sea rayder jet boat with mercury 120xr motor. motor ...
have a sea rayder jet boat with mercury 120xr motor. motor is hard to turn over, starter overheats, look like some sort of fluid, maybe water, dripping out of lower carb. major problem?… 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

2,242 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

22,308 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