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 four winns 328 running 5.7 duo props. Im running
I have a four winns 328 running 5.7 duo props . Im running twin 5.7 volvo gxi tbi engines The std engine runs fine but the port engine runs rich and rough at idle . … read more
Noel Schembri
Noel Schembri
Marine Mechanic
Diploma
2,759 satisfied customers
Just took my four Winn's H190 out for the first time this
Just took my four Winn's H190 out for the first time this year, thought I had flushed it correctly,however once on the water all I got was alarm beeping and temp rising on the temp gauge, boat would l… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,672 satisfied customers
Considering buying 2005 Four Winns Vista 288 with Twin Volvo
Considering buying 2005 Four Winns Vista 288 with Twin Volvo Penta GXI-e 270 hp. It is wonderfully priced ; otherwise, I wouldn't consider such a large boat as a first time boat owner. I am jsut worri… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,672 satisfied customers
I have a 1997 Four Winns 220 with a 5.7 Volvo penta engine.
Hi, I have a 1997 Four Winns 220 with a 5.7 Volvo penta engine. The battery cables were accidentally crossed before starting recently and as a result the boat will not start now. All of the other elec… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,672 satisfied customers
volvo penta 5.0 gxi 2007 Four Winns Worked great last summer.
volvo penta 5.0 gxi 2007 Four Winns Worked great last summer. Hooked up the battery after storing boat all winter. There is power to the lower unit. it goes up and down. But no power to the dash instr… read more
Joe
Joe
Owner Kingsland Auto & Marine Services
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,396 satisfied customers
I have a Volvo Penta 5.7 GSI in a 2000 Four Winns: When I
I have a Volvo Penta 5.7 GSI in a 2000 Four Winns: When I start the motor, the RPMs immediately run to 3000RPM then dies down to like its going to die (eg RPMs below idle speed), then revs back up and… read more
Joe
Joe
Owner Kingsland Auto & Marine Services
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,396 satisfied customers
Four winns: 2007-four winns 5.7--- at 2000 alarm goes off and
2007-four winns 5.7--- at 2000 alarm goes off and engine is smoking...temperature is about 3/4 way up...whAt do I do? I had it winterized this is the first time it's been out on the water...also the s… read more
orcamarine
orcamarine
Proprietor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
7 satisfied customers
I have a 2000 Four Winns 210 Horizon With a throttle body fuel
I have a 2000 Four Winns 210 Horizon With a throttle body fuel injected 5.7 Volvo Penta GSI. I just bought the boat and the guy I bought it from just pulled it out of winter storage. It was winterized… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,672 satisfied customers
Does my boat need to be started for the trim to work I have
Does my boat need to be started for the trim to work I have a 2007 four winns horizon 180 with a 3.0 penta volvo. The trim stopped working.… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
I have a 5 liter engine in my Four Winns boat, not a Volvo
I have a 5 liter engine in my Four Winns boat, not a Volvo Penta but a standard engine. The oil lube container that sits on top of the engine on the left hand side has a leak. The warning buzzer goes … read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,672 satisfied customers
I have a 2006 four winns 348. with twin volvo penta 5.7 gxii-g
I have a 2006 four winns 348. with twin volvo penta 5.7 gxii-g changed exhaust maifolds because my exhaust risers started to leak a little. broke bolts getting them off. so i just replaced exhaust man… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
sir I have a 2003 Four winns 298 Vista. The boat has two (2)
sir: I have a 2003 Four winns 298 Vista. The boat has two (2) Volvo Penta engines 5.0 GXI-C. Both engins start up normal. After 30 mins. at low speed one engin loses power, sometimes the starbord some… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
23,672 satisfied customers
I have a volvo penta 5.7 Gi in my Four Winns 268 vista cruiser.
I have a volvo penta 5.7 Gi in my Four Winns 268 vista cruiser. Started first time everytime for last four years, over the last few days it required two or three times cranking it over to start. Yeste… read more
Tan
Tan
MerCruiser Certified Technician
Certified Marine Technician
11,409 satisfied customers
While getting ready to take my 2004 23 ft Four Winns Horizon
While getting ready to take my 2004 23 ft Four Winns Horizon (5.7 280 hp Volvo Penta)out for it's first run of the season I first started it in my driveway. Started beautifully, ran it for around ten … read more
Dominick
Dominick
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,009 satisfied customers
no power to ign. sw. can not find 50amp reset braker. Do all
no power to ign. sw. can not find 50amp reset braker. Do all engines have one. Fuseses in box on top of engine check out good.… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
5,362 satisfied customers
My two Volvo Penta 8.1L Gi 375 hp has lost power and will not
My two Volvo Penta 8.1L Gi 375 hp has lost power and will not pull. It runs smoothly but will not get above 2200 rpm even at WOT. I have replaced the fuel pumps and filters . I have put in a fuel inje… read more
John White
John White
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
306 satisfied customers
Just putting the boat in the water for the first time this
Just putting the boat in the water for the first time this season.... After having it winterized last season, the techs told me I could put it back together myself.... I found the hoses that needed to… read more
Joe
Joe
Owner Kingsland Auto & Marine Services
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,396 satisfied customers
2000 FOUR WINNS WITH 5.7 GSI AND A VDO DASH UNIT/INSTRUMENT
2000 FOUR WINNS WITH 5.7 GSI AND A "VDO "DASH UNIT/INSTRUMENT CLUSTER.THE "VDO "HAS BEEN REPAIRED/FIXED/REBUILT AND SEEMS TO BE FINE.OVER THE LAST MONTH, ON TWO SEPERATE OCCASIONS TWO WEEKS APART,THE … read more
briggs archer
briggs archer
master marine mechanic
Associate Degree
403 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

3,332 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

23,672 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

Noel Schembri

Noel Schembri

Marine Mechanic

2,759 satisfied customers

Advanced technical diploma

< 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